St. Johns Campus

Construction Begins on Bell Tower Green

The time has come. The parking lot across the street from St. John’s is no longer available. Groundbreaking on the project officially began July 23. Although the parking lot was never owned by St. John’s, it has long been available for community use, including  Sunday worship. The plans for the park include the elimination of…

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Phase 2 of Generation to Generation will Begin Mid-2018

By Susan Shinn Turner Phase 2 of the Generation to Generation campaign is slated to officially begin in mid-2018, according to Mark Lewis, G2G steering committee chair. But some advance work will begin in the narthex this fall to help correct a significant drainage problem. “Although most of the work will be unnoticeable, it provides…

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2nd Anniversary of the Faith Center

By Susan Shinn Turner Two years after its opening, the Faith Center continues to exceed expectations, serving the congregation and the community. “Every time I go in there, to this day, it just astonishes me,” says Mark Lewis, chair of the G2G steering committee. “It has more than fulfilled its original promise.” On average, the…

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New Parking Ministry Formed

By Susan Shinn Turner With the recent loss of the First Bank parking lot, a Parking Ministry Team was formed. A committee comprised of Mike Agee, Bill Johnson, Frank Goodnight, Norman Sloop and Glenn Stokes recently completed an assessment of the parking around St. John’s campus. “Within a half-block of campus, we have 312 spaces…

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