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Snow Pants and Boots

by Dan Wilkinson

Once again this year, our congregation will partner with the Janesville School District to help provide snow boots and snow pants for children in need. We have been partnered with Jackson Elementary School, where 20 children need our help. The school will provide a list of ages and sizes that are required. It costs approximately […]

Food and Volunteers Still Needed for October ECHO Meal

by Dan Wilkinson

St John Lutheran Church is hosting the ECHO Community Meal this month on October 27th. We still need volunteers to help set-up, serve, and clean up on the 27th. We also need one more cook to prepare a casserole. It’s not hard! Just take the disposable pan home, buy the ingredients listed on the recipe […]

TV Ministry

by Dan Wilkinson

Sponsors are needed for the TV Ministry. Sponsorship costs $60 per Sunday and can be given in honor of a happy occasion (birthday, anniversary, birth of child, promotion) or in memory of a loved one. One individual or family, or several individuals or families together, can sponsor a Sunday. This ministry is not part of […]

Pastor’s Discretionary Fund

by Dan Wilkinson

As the weather grows colder and budgets run down to yearend, the requests for assistance become more frequent. The Pastor’s Discretionary Fund, which is used to assist those in need of emergency help, is not funded by our general offering; only special gifts designated to this account are used for this purpose. If you are […]

Meals On Wheels

by Dan Wilkinson

Our congregation will help to deliver meals during the weeks of November 5th – 9th, and November 12th-16th. We need more drivers and more helpers, who can carry the meals to the door. If you are able to help, please call Pat at the church office at 752-3159. Thank you to all of our faithful […]

October is Sudden Cardiac Death Month

by Dan Wilkinson

Sudden Cardiac Arrest is the leading cause of death in the United States, taking the lives of more than 350,000 people each year. Anyone can experience Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), including infants, children, teens, young adults and people in their 30s and 40s who have no sign of heart disease, as well as more mature […]

Quilts Are On Their Way!

by Dan Wilkinson

Thanks to your on-going generosity we were able to collect enough funds to ship every one of the 80 quilts that our quilters made this year! Thank you, thank you, thank you! And thank you to everyone who donated fabric and batting and to the talented individuals who assembled it into these warm quilts. Special […]

THIS WEEK, BEGINNING October 14, 2018

by Dan Wilkinson

SUNDAY: 9:00 am Worship Service (Sanctuary) 10:15 am Sunday School (Friendship Hall) 10:15 am Adult Forum Bible Study (Library) 11:30 am Hands Only CPR Training (Conference Room) MONDAY: 9:00 am Staff Meeting (Pastor’s Office) 10:30 am Chair Yoga (Friendship Hall) 12:00 pm Bible Study (Conference Room) 12:30 pm Quilters Meeting (Friendship Hall) 5:30 pm Foundation […]

St. John Lutheran Church Council – September 11, 2018

by Dan Wilkinson

Present: Elizabeth H, Kathy H, Tim J, Heidi P, Jason P, Ron H, Greg G, Lorrie C, Rev. Bond Haldeman, Kathy S, Ron J, Tim B Absent: Gus H, Beth B Gather for Devotion – “Let each be like Christ to the other”- Lorrie C Approval of Agenda – Kathy S motioned to approve the […]

The Layman’s View

by Dan Wilkinson

Grace and peace to you from God our Father Amen. Let us pray! I have a friend named Jerry. We’ve known each other for many years. He’s kind of like that little brother you can’t get rid of. He goes away for a while and soon he’s back at your door again. Jerry is very […]