Weekly Newsletter

Upcoming Events

Open Pool Day at the Halfords MOVED to THIS Sunday Danny and Julia have invited our church family for lunch by the pool after the worship service TODAY. All are welcome to come with a picnic lunch to their pool for the afternoon. Hope to see you at 2212 Creekside Lane for lunch and swimming! 

Donations needed for GraceWorks Great Backpack Giveaway: Still needed are 1-to-2-inch three-ring binders and composition books. For more info: http://graceworksministries.net/2017-big-backpack-giveaway-set-for-aug-5/

NO Mid-Week Communion until Wednesday, August 2nd. We will take off the month of July. We will also take off July for providing snacks after the service and offering Children’s Worship. Nursery will be provided.

Save the Date! Youth Sunday, A Blessing of the Backpacks, and an All-Church Dinner will kick off the 2017-2018 year on Sunday, August 13th. Plan to start your new school year off with St. John’s!

Volunteer Opportunities

Join us at Claiborne Hughes THIS Wednesday from 6:30-8pm for games, snacks and singing!

Financial Update

St. Johns Financial Summary     
As of May 31, 2017          
                                              Actual        Expected
Month-to-date giving     $24,050      $26,250 
Year-to-date giving     $317,819.04   $286,750 
           
Month of May          
Giving                            $24,050.00      $26,250.00 
Ordinary Expenses     $21,426.48      $26,246.00 
Net Income/ (Loss)     $2,623.52      
           
July 1 to May 31          
Giving                         $317,819.04      
Ordinary Expenses     $260,888.11      
Net Income/ (Loss)     $31,069.04      
           
Pastor's Discretionary     $4,585.31     

Prayer Requests

Prayer care available--A small group of members at St. John’s dedicates time and energy to praying for those among us. Please email with any requests or joys. 

Weekly Lectionary Readings

Next Sunday’s Lectionary                                        Seventh Sunday after Trinity  
First Lesson:  Genesis 29:15-28                                    Psalm: 128
Second Lesson: Romans 8:26-39                                 Gospel: Matthew 13:31-33,44-52

Monday    Ps. 41, 52; Ps. 44; 1 Samuel 24:1-22; Acts 13:44-52; Mark 4:1-20
Tuesday    Ps. 45; Ps. 47, 48; 1 Samuel 25:1-22; Acts 14:1-18; Mark 4:21-34 
Wednesday    Ps. 119:49-72; Ps. 49, [53]; 1 Samuel 25:23-44; Acts 14:19-28; Mark 4:35-41
Thursday    Ps. 50; Ps. [59, 60] or 66, 67; 1 Samuel 28:3-20; Acts 15:1-11; Mark 5:1-20
Friday    Ps. 40, 54; Ps. 51; 1 Samuel 31:1-13; Acts 15:12-21; Mark 5:21-43
Saturday    Ps. 55; Ps. 138, 139:1-17(18-23); 2 Samuel 1:1-16; Acts 15:22-35; Mark 6:1-13