Our Outreach Project for November 2018 will be to collect new blankets, pillows, sleeping bags, gloves, mittens, and hats (men’s, women’s and children’s) for CCAP. Please visit our new web page - Outreach Projects for additional Details and updates.
Beginning in November, we will go to a two-week rotation for Altar Guilds and Communion Assistants. Please see or email Doug with any questions or to sign up.
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - Set clocks (“fall” back) one (1) hour before going to bed – Daylight Savings Time ends Sunday, November 4, 2018.
Sunday, November 4, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. - Worship (All Saints Sunday) with Holy Communion and Necrology - Dedicate worship items from Fremont Church. Numerous worship items from the former Fremont Lutheran Church were dedicated during Sunday's service. Thank you to those that so generously donated these items to St. John's
Sunday, November 4, 2018 – Youth choir to sing "Saints Society" during the worship service.
Sunday, November 4, 2018 - – Acolyte and Crucifer Workshop – Immediately following worship. Contact Megan Cutter with any questions about being an Acolyte and Nancy Pitcock about being a Crucifer.
Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 12:30 p.m. - Confirmation Class after worship at St. John’s
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 7:00 p.m. - Joint Stewardship meeting at Gravel Springs
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 4:00 p.m. - Youth to meet at Stephens City Veterans Outpatient Clinic at 170 Prosperity Drive, Winchester, VA 22602 (click on the address listed which will take you to Google maps where you can insert your starting point for directions to the site) - We will be dropping off/delivering the Veterans Day cards we made along with a treat basket for them to share.
Sunday, November 11, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. - Worship - Veterans Appreciation Sunday with reception immediately following worship
Sunday, November 11, 2011 – 12:15 p.m. – St. John’s Council meeting immediately following worship
Saturday, November 17, 2018 – 4:00 p.m. – St. John’s Youth Group Meeting - Paint Night Event - our canvases will be wood slices. Youth of all ages are welcome.
Saturday, November 17, 2018 – 6:00 p.m. Mocha and a Message - “I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord…” We say it each and every Sunday in the creeds. What exactly do you profess each Sunday in the creed? Come and find out more about the second article of the Apostles Creed at Mocha and a Message. Hope to see you there! Bingo to follow.
Sunday, November 18, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. - Worship
Sunday, November 18, 2018 – 12:15 p.m. - Annual Congregational meeting after worship - we’ll discuss and vote on new council members, the 2019 spending plan, property updates on yard work (St. John's), long range building plan (St. John's), Holy Communion changes (St. John's) and Thrivent update. Thank you!
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 12:30 p.m. - Children to Practice Music with Mr. Rich for Christmas Eve Program after worship and the congregational meeting.
Monday, November 19, 2018 – Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - Pastor Sonya on vacation. In case of emergency please contact Steve Allamong (by email by clicking on his name or phone 540-877-2529).
Sunday, November 25, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. - Worship with Holy Communion
Sunday, November 25, 2018 - Last day to submit names of individuals to be visited during St. John's Christmas Caroling event. Please submit names to Amy Maphis.
Friday, November 30, 2018 – Saturday, December 1, 2018 - Virginia Synod Candidacy Committee meeting in Charlottesville (Pastor Sonya). If you have an emergency, please contact Steve Allamong (by email by clicking on his name or phone 540-877-2529)
We collected 187 food items for CCAP in November. Thanks to all for your generous donations.
Mountain View Christian Academy Christopher Saville (Joshua 1:9) Scholarship Fundraiser - Monday, October 29, 2018
The Mountain View Christian Academy Christopher Saville (Joshua 1:9) Scholarship Fund Fundraiser will be held at the Greene Turtle Restaurant in Kernstown, next to the Alamo. You can dine in from 11:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. or carry out if you prefer; just; present the flier (you may click on the word "flier" to print a copy to present when you order) and 20 percent will go toward this cause! For additional information about the scholarship fund, click on the event name listed above.
Please share this flier with your staff, family and friends; we so appreciate your support!!