• copyright Katherine Ehle
  • Mother Laurie's Children's Sermon ~ Easter 2015
  • Tubing at Oak Mountain, March 2015
  • St. John's - Early 1920's


        ~ Welcome to St John's Episcopal Church ~

             CELEBRATING 250 YEARS OF FAITH IN JOHNSTOWN, NY    Thank you for visiting our website!  St. John’s Episcopal Church is an historical place of worship in the center of downtown Johnstown, New York.   Our Sunday Holy Eucharistic is celebrated at 8:00 am and 10:00 am by our Rector, The Rev. Laurie Garramone.  The 8:00 am service is spoken while the 10:00 am service includes organ music, hymns and an anthem by the St. John’s Adult Choir.  Children's Chapel is held during the 10:00 am service.  An informal coffee hour follows the 10:00 am service every Sunday. 

    Please consider this a heartfelt invitation to visit us at St. John's. Check the announcements and calendar on this page to note the date and time of services or call our church office at (518) 762-9210.  We look forward to meeting you!

Contact Us

St. John's Episcopal Church
1 N. Market St.
P. O. Box 395
Johnstown, New York 12095
Phone: (518) 762-9210

Regular Schedule

  • 8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist ~ Spoken
  • 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist ~ Music
  • 10:05 a.m. "Jesus-Time" Sunday School for K-6th grade
  • 12:05 p.m. Holy Eucharist/Healing Service


Bulletins and Announcements

Copies of the Bulletin and Announcements for the coming Sunday can always be found in the "Sunday Services" AND the "Info" tabs at the top of this Home Page.

Bishop Love Asks for Prayers

Our Bishop has issued a letter asking for prayers for our Brothers and Sisters in Ethiopia and in all places where Christians are being killed for their faith.  To read the Bishop's Message, Click Here.

Send~Off Reception for Fr. Mark Chesnut ~ April 26

Father Mark has accepted a position with the Healing Center at Christ the King Spiritual Life Center and April 26th will be his last Sunday as Curate of St. John's. We'd like to celebrate his success with a beautiful send-off! He and Darlene would also like to share their thoughts about their time here. The reception will follow the 10:00 a.m. service on April 26th in the Hawkins Room.            BRING CARDS TO WISH THEM GODSPEED!

Spaghetti Supper to Benefit Teen Mission Trip

Help us raise money for our four missionaries to N. Ireland this summer! We will be serving dinner from 4 - 7 p.m, and take outs will be available. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. 

New Study Group ~ Join Us!

The Thursday night Lenten study group has decided to continue meeting and to begin a new program.  This is your invitation to join in!  We tentatively plan to begin on Thursday, May 7th at 6:30 p.m. with "The Power of a Whisper - Listening to God's Voice in Your Day to Day Life," by Bill Hybels.  More information will be coming soon, but until then check out Bill Hybels's webpage ~ Click Here.

Blessed Easter - April 5, 2015

To listen to St. John's full Easter Service, including the children's Easter choir,
 Click Here.

Sunday's Readings

Study Lectionary Readings for the coming Sunday --  Click Here

Latest Media:
April 19, 2015 Sermon
Speaker: The Rev. Laurie Garramone
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Upcoming Events



Elizabeth & Eileen's Closet
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM


Bell Choir Rehearsal
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Choir Rehearsal
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
8:30 PM to 8:45 PM


Prayer Table
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Bible Study
10:30 AM
Holy Eucharist/Healing Service
12:05 PM to 12:30 PM
Wednesday Work Party
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM