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St. John’s e-News for April 8, 2018

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Easter and Holy Week – Thank you to all who helped with Easter Day services and reception. Also thank you to all who attended or participated in the Holy Week litany and liturgies. The various services we participated in were well attended and successful. Blessings to you all this Eastertide. Oakland Christian UCC Pastor Search […]

On this day the Lord has acted – reflection and sermon for Easter Sunday

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Happy Easter! Alleluia! Christ is risen. The day dawned bright and sunny with the community sunrise service at the pond altar – with a full ensemble of geese, mocking birds, and other avian participants joining our community congregation in raising our voices to welcome Easter Day. We followed up that worship with a second joyous […]

St. John’s e-News for Apr. 1, 2018 – the Feast of the Resurrection

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Easter Altar Preparation – On Saturday, March 31, the Altar guild will gather to prepare the sanctuary for Easter services at 10:00 am. If you are able to assist, please contact Lynn for more information. Holy Week Services – As is the norm, our community Holy Week Services will be held at: Maundy Thursday – […]

The Voice of a Teacher – reflection and sermon for Palm Sunday

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“Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord…” Our Lenten journey draws to a close and April is just around the corner. But there’s still work to do between here and there. We give thanks for the preparations made for Palm Sunday and Easter and the cleaning of our yard in […]

St. John’s e-News for Sun. Mar. 25, 2018 – Palm Sunday

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Spring Workday – We have a tentative schedule for the spring workday of Saturday March 24 from 8:30-11:30 am (note change). If you are able to assist cleaning the church yard for Easter, please contact the Junior Warden or the Rector. If you are not able to assist on Saturday but want to help, please […]