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Rosemary and Karl Kinard

‘A rare treasure’ Rosemary Kinard to retire after 19 years at St. John’s

Rosemary and Karl Kinard By Susan Shinn Turner The scene perfectly encapsulates what kind of relationship Rob Durocher and Rosemary Kinard have had. On communion Sundays,...
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Congregational Picnic Set for September 26 at the New Bell Tower Green

By Susan Shinn Turner To celebrate the opening of Bell Tower Green and “Welcome Back Month” at St. John’s, the congregation is invited to a congregation-wide picnic at Bell Tower...
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Update from Guatemala

By Hannah Nadeau-Giron Schools in Guatemala continue to be closed for in-person classes, the 15th months that our students at Escuela Integrada have been attending classes virtually. Thankfully, all of...
Carole Parrott

Carole Parrott to Lead Call Committee for New Associate Pastor

By Susan Shinn Turner St. John’s is in the process of calling a new associate pastor, with Carole Parrott serving as chair of that effort. Carole and her husband, Jake,...
Gator Reading 2019

Join Our 3rd Grade Reading Program at Isenberg!

3rd Grade Reading 2019 By Susan Shinn Turner During the 2015-16 school year, St. John’s began a partnership with Isenberg Elementary School to help third graders...
Pastor Rhodes

As we step into the fall…

Pastor Rhodes Dear friends, As we step into the fall, a few things come to mind. What a great farewell for Pastor Laura. Thank you for...
Paula Levianu

Paula Levianu is Named St. John’s CDC Director – Welcome, Paula!

By Susan Shinn Turner On June 14, St. John’s Child Development Center welcomed a new executive director. “Everything is going well,” says Paula Levianu. “I’m focusing on staff and maintaining...
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Providing tablets and cell phone data for students in Guatemala – “COVID-19 has not been good to Guatemalans.”

By Hannah Nadeau Girón, Escuela Integrada Director In Guatemala, the already-challenging economic situation became much worse with the onset of the pandemic in March 2020. Quite simply, COVID-19 has not been...
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Welcome Ricky Howsare, Contemporary Worship Leader

By Susan Shinn Turner St. John’s has welcomed Ricky Howsare as its new contemporary worship leader. He started work on July 6 and his first Sunday in worship was July...

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