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Midweek Lenten Service April 1, 2020

April 1, 2020 in News

This is our final midweek Lenten service of the season. The reading is Ezekiel 37:1-14. God promises the Spirit of the Lord to the people of Israel. We receive that same promise in baptism. The Spirit sustains us and brings us life!

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I’m a Little Sad

March 30, 2020 in Kid's Corner

Lulu tells Edward that she’s a little sad right now. Edward lets her know that it’s ok to be sad.

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Fifth Sunday in Lent March 29, 2020

March 29, 2020 in Worship

At the tomb Jesus cries out in a loud voice, “Lazarus come out!” And the dead man is raised to life! Again and again Jesus comes into the midst of death and brings life. FIFTH SUNDAY IN LENT March 29, 2020 WELCOME PRELUDE              Balm in Gilead   arr. R. Powell CONFESSION AND ABSOLUTION APOSTOLIC GREETING PRAYER […]

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Empathy is for Real

March 26, 2020 in Kid's Corner

Bubba and Mary Jane discover having the same feelings brings them closer together. Knowing Jesus’ love lets them feel love for everyone else!

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Midweek Worship March 25, 2020

March 25, 2020 in Worship

Our midweek Lenten services continue as we consider God’s promise to raise up gifted people to work for God’s purposes. My thanks to Scott Brodt for recording this for the video and and the audio CD’s for our housebound.

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Mid-Week Lenten Devotion March 25, 2020

March 25, 2020 in Lent

Though the Mid-Week Lenten Soup Suppers on Wednesdays have been canceled for now, here is this week’s devotional material. You can do this with a partner or your family at home. Use it at the dinner table, or as part of a bedtime ritual. If you find yourself alone, it can also be used as […]

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Fourth Sunday in Lent March 22, 2020

March 21, 2020 in Worship

WELCOME PRELUDE                    Reflection on “Healer of Our Every Ill”                               F. Ashdown CONFESSION AND ABSOLUTION APOSTOLIC GREETING PRAYER OF THE DAY PSALM 23    Sung refrain:  Shepherd me, O God, beyond my wants, beyond my fears; from death into life. HOLY GOSPEL:  John 9:1-41 SERMON                                                                              The Reverend Scott A. Hall ANTHEM                                Healer of […]

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Midweek Worship March 18, 2020

March 19, 2020 in Worship

The text for the worship is Exodus 17:1-7. Is the Lord among us or not? I encourage you to pray with me. I hope that you are blessed and strengthened by this offering of worship. Due to technical difficulties, the worship is in three parts.

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A Common Time For Prayer

March 18, 2020 in Devotions

Church bells toll to gather us for worship and to remind us to pray throughout the day. At St. John’s our bell tolls at noon and at 5 pm to remind us to pray. On Sundays the bell tolls at 7:55 am and 10:30 am to call us to worship. During this time when we […]

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