Jackson AA Group Will Start Meeting Here in May!

We were approached by the Jackson Alcoholics Anonymous group as they were seeking a new meeting space for their Tuesday evening meetings. Our church council considered their request and believes that’s a good use for our basement-which is normally empty on Tuesday nights!...
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Children’s Space in our Sanctuary

We are rolling out the carpet (literally!) to create a Children’s Space within our sanctuary! We are a welcoming community at St. John’s and we want to welcome and encourage families with young children to participate in and enjoy our worship services. Our Cry Room is always...
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Ruth Circle Giving Tree Gift Wrapping

Thank you to Beth Mittermaier for heading up or Giving Tree again this year.  Thank you to Beth and Ruth Circle for collecting, organizing, and wrapping all the gifts!  Thank you to all those who bought gifts to make Christmas a little more special for someone else!
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Youth Plant Certificates

Our youth group will be selling plant certificates to Groth’s Country Gardens for a spring fundraiser.  Certificates are $10 and will be sold after services.  Start thinking warm planting weather!
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Food Drive Results

Thank you to everyone who donated food items for the Jackson Elementary “Backpack Friday Program”!  The students that this program supports appreciates our donation very much!  Here are the results of the competition:  Pre-k/kindergarten won with 96 items –...
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Rooted in Faith; Growing to Serve – Crossways Camp Campaign

For the past month we’ve been providing you with information and personal stories for the Crossways Camping Ministries Capital Appeal.  They’ve got great plans to renovate & update the facilities at all 3 camps:  Imago Dei, Pine Lake & Waypost.  St. John’s...
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Time & Talent Conversations

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Time and Talent Conversations!  We had over 70 time and talent sheets returned with many people choosing to share their talent in new areas.  All information collected has been entered into our new software program where we...
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Church Picture Directory

Picture Directory Update The proof for the new picture directory has been submitted to Lifetouch.  We should be seeing our new picture directory within the next few weeks!  Thank you to everyone who participated!
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Backpack Grand Canyon Anyone?

Backpack Grand Canyon Anyone? A group of young adults, Sarah Murray, and Pastor are going to backpack Grand Canyon May 21-25 and we’ve got a permit for up to 11 people!  Anyone want to get up close with one of the wonders of God’s creation?  Cost is mainly travel and...
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Thrivent Choice Dollars

Eligible Thrivent members can recommend where Thrivent distributes a portion of its charitable funding by directing Choice Dollars. Members become eligible for Thrivent Choice based on insurance premiums, contract values and Thrivent volunteer leadership. Login to your Thrivent...
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