News for January 22

on January 20, 2017 News with 0 comments

Theme of the Day Jesus begins his public ministry by calling fishers to leave their nets and follow him. In Jesus the kingdom of God has come near. We who have walked in darkness have seen a great light. We see this light most profoundly in the cross—as God suffers with us and all who […]

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News for January 15

on January 13, 2017 News with 0 comments

Theme of the Day Today’s gospel opens with further reflection on Jesus’ baptism. He is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world, and the one anointed by the Spirit. In the liturgy we come and see Christ revealed among us in word and meal. We go forth to invite others […]

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News for January 8

on January 6, 2017 News with 0 comments

Theme of the Day In the waters of the Jordan, Jesus is revealed as the beloved Son of God. Through this great epiphany, Jesus fulfills all righteousness and becomes the servant of God who will bring forth justice and be a light to the nations. In the waters of baptism we too are washed by […]

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News for January 1, 2017

on December 30, 2016 News with 0 comments

Theme of the Day From the beginning, by virtue of our baptism, we are called Christian. We were “Christ-ened” at the font. Bearing his name, we share the same Father and are invited to address him intimately: Abba! Jesus bears our sins in humble obedience to the will of the Father. Today we pray that […]

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News for December 25

on December 23, 2016 News with 0 comments

Theme of the Day On this Christmas morning the people of God gather to celebrate the birth of the Word made flesh, Christ our Lord. Luke recounts the familiar story of shepherds and angels; John’s gospel tells of the Word that dwells among us, full of grace and truth. The meaning of Christmas is made […]

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Contemporary Worship and Arts Director Job Opening

on December 20, 2016 News with 0 comments

St. John’s is currently searching for a new Contemporary Worship and Arts Director. A full job description with duties and qualifications can be found here. Please send resumes or inquires to Pastor Adam Forbes.

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News for December 18

on December 16, 2016 News with 0 comments

Theme of the Day Today Isaiah prophesies that a young woman will bear a son and name him Emmanuel. The gospel is Matthew’s account of the annunciation and birth of the one named Emmanuel, God-with-us. During these final days of Advent we pray, “O come, O come, Emmanuel,” a beloved hymn based on ancient prayers […]

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News for December 11

on December 9, 2016 News with 0 comments

Theme of the day A note of joyful expectation marks today’s worship. Isaiah announces that the desert shall rejoice and blossom. Jesus points to signs of God’s reign: the blind see, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear. We wait with patience for the coming of the Lord, even as we rejoice at […]

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Christmas Eve Worship at St. John’s

on December 8, 2016 News with 0 comments

Chapel 1:00 pm – Traditional Christmas Worship Center 3:00 pm – Traditional 5:00 pm – Family Service w/ Pageant (Childcare available) 6:30 pm – Contemporary Worship 8:30 pm – Traditional w/ Candlelight 10:30 pm – Traditional w/ Candlelight We would love for you to join us!

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News for December 4

on December 2, 2016 News with 0 comments

Theme of the Day At the heart of our Advent preparation stands John the Baptist, who calls us to repent and make a new beginning. As the darkness increases we turn toward the light of Christ’s coming. For Christians he is the root of Jesse, the righteous judge who welcomes all, especially the poor and […]

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