Worship

Community Love Feast

By Susan Shinn Turner In partnership with the Center for Faith & the Arts, St. John’s will host a community Love Feast & Candle Service, at 6:30 pm Sunday, Nov. 18, in the Faith Center. Sherry Mason Brown, a St. John’s member who was Moravian most of her adult life, is leading the effort. Her…

Read More

Men’s Chorus Concert May 20 at 4 pm

By Susan Shinn Turner The St. John’s Men’s Chorus will present its spring concert, “Peace, Prayer, and Healing,” at 4 pm Sunday, May 20, in the Sanctuary. It’s the men’s second concert with their new director, Jason Harwood. “The Christmas concert definitely made me feel that sense of accomplishment,” Jason says. “It was a great…

Read More

LYRA, A Cappella Group from Russia

By Susan Shinn Turner Lyra, an a cappella vocal ensemble from St. Petersburg, Russia, will again visit St. John’s for the 11 am worship service on April 29. “We are excited and privileged to have Lyra return to us for the third time in five years,” says Rob Durocher, minister of music and deacon. “We…

Read More

Aaron Shust unplugged

By Susan Shinn Turner Aaron Shust, a contemporary Christian singer and songwriter, will perform a live acoustic concert at 7 pm, April 15 in the Faith Center. “I cannot wait to see him again! I have seen Aaron Shust in concert twice now. Each time is completely different, and each one even more amazing than…

Read More

Music & Meditation

You are cordially invited to Music and Meditation during the lunch hour on three consecutive Mondays during this Lenten Season.  They will be held in the beautiful St. John’s Chapel at  on Mondays, March 5, 12, and 19 from 12:15-12:45 pm. The services will include prayer, meditation, and special music by Stephen Stringer, piano (March…

Read More

Karen Rogers Creates Paraments for Reformation Sunday

By Susan Shinn Turner If you were at St. John’s for the 11 am worship service on Reformation Sunday, you surely noticed the beautiful new paraments. The burgundy and gold pieces were designed and made by Karen Rogers, a longtime interior designer and a member of the Chancel Choir. She’s also on Congregation Council, and…

Read More

“Sing to the Child” Men’s Chorus Christmas Concert Dec 10 at 4 pm

By Susan Shinn Turner Sure, the leaves are still changing and falling from the trees, but for the Men’s Chorus, it’s been Christmas since September! “When September comes, you’re practicing Christmas music. That’s just the way it is,” says Jason Harwood, the group’s new director. The group has been preparing diligently for its annual Christmas…

Read More

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…

Read More

The Ensemble Nobiles: 11 am Sanctuary Worship, Oct. 8

By Rob Durocher As part of our Reformation 500 Commemoration, the Ensembles Nobiles, a male vocal quintet from Leipzig, Germany, will be singing for of our 11 am Worship Service Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. Founded in January 2006, the choristers met each other during their nine-year education in fine arts as members of the St.…

Read More