~ Welcome to St John's Episcopal Church ~
CELEBRATING 250 YEARS OF FAITH IN JOHNSTOWN, NY
Holy Eucharist is celebrated at St. John's at 8:00 am and at 10:00 am every Sunday by our Rector, The Rev. Laurie Garramone. The 8:00 am service is spoken while the 10:00 am service includes beautiful organ music, hymns and an anthem by the St. John’s Adult Choir. Children's Chapel is held during the 10:00 am service.
Enjoy our website ~ and please consider this a heartfelt invitation to join us for Sunday service at 8:00 am or 10:00 am and stay for our Coffee Hour immediately following the 10:00 am service. We also invite you to come to our mid-week Holy Eucharist services every Wednesday at 12:05 pm and Thursday at 6:00 pm. For other events happening at St. John's please see below, and click on the Calendar icon. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday!
Let's try and do our daily prayers together, whether we're in our favorite rocking chair, or sitting at our computer desk. to access today's prayer service click here: http://www.missionstclare.com/english/
When you access the website, click on 'Today's Prayer Service'. The entire service for Morning or Evening prayer, complete with the day's scripture readings (and hymns!) will come up on your screen, and you can pray through the service.
Come and walk the Stations of the Cross every Friday for a calm and meaningful way to end the week. Offered every Friday at 6:30 pm during the season of Lent.
Our first newsletter for 2014 is now posted in the Info Center tab at the top of this page. Be sure to read about the Hawkins Room renovation now underway! Here's a direct link to the newletter: Winter 2014 Newsletter
If more than 6 inches of snow is forecast, evening activities will be cancelled at the church. Check the website after 3 pm for the most current information on days when bad weather is expected.
We are starting a collection of hats, mittens, gloves and scarves to help keep our community warm. There is a collection box in the Hawkins Room for your gently used or new items. We will be donating items to Warren St. School, Park Terrace and to our NOAH participants.
Watch WNYT interview about our purchase -- HERE
Click on either Sunday Service tab or the Links tab at the top of the page for this Sunday's readings.
~For this Sunday's ministry schedule, please click on Sunday Service, above, and go to the Worship and Ministry Schedule page~