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Welcomed to God’s table – reflection and sermon for Maundy Thursday 2019

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It was a beautiful and touching service at Oakland Christian United Church of Christ. As has been our practice since before I arrived at St. John’s, we gather as a community for Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunrise. We gathered as a community to remember that night where Jesus and his Disciples celebrated the […]

Blood Drive – May 16 from 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. That’s why St. John’s is on a mission to help save lives by hosting a blood drive on May 16, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm at our Parish House. The community is invited to take part in this special event and donate blood for […]

18th Century Ministry and Worship

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18th century reenactors St. John's

It was a grand day today as we celebrated Evening worship with Chaplain Platek. There was a hearty group of nearly 50 who lifted their voices in prayer and praise. We also heard a rousing sermon from the Chaplain about the events in the society of 1775 that were disturbing for their community. We wonder […]

18th Century Worship Reenactment

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Colonial Chaplain, brick church

St. John’s is hosting a group of 18th Century Reenactors on Sunday December 2 at 3:00 pm at St. John’s. The principal reenactor is Mr. Tim Platek, who portrays a Chaplain/Minister. Evening prayer will be held in the Anglican style using extracts from the 1662 Book of Common Prayer.  The reenactors will share some history before […]

St. John’s e-News for 11/4/18 – All Saints’ Sunday

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The End of Daylight Saving Time – Sunday morning at 2:00 am we will observe the end of Daylight Saving Time and set our clocks back one hour. Enjoy the extra hour of sleep. All Saints’ Sunday – We will host 3-4 people from Boys’ Home in Covington VA on November 4. They will join […]