Archive for October, 2016

Message: “What Will We Do In 2017” by Mark Alley

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost
October 30, 2016
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Lesson from the Christian Scriptures
II Thessalonians 1:1-4, 11-12
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As read by Larry Holman
Lesson from the Good News of Jesus
Luke 19:1-10
Zacchaeus the Tax Collector
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As read by Pastor Mark
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Stewardship: Part 1 Of 3
“What Will We Do In 2017?”
Message for Today by […]

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News & Notes 10/27/2016

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Hello St. John’s Church Community!!
This has been a week of blessings - not the least of which was having the Watoto Children’s Choir in Dover! Wow, what a witness of faith they provide - what wonderful kids, and “chaperones” (I’m not sure what the adults who travel with them are called)! If you […]

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Message: “Will I Be Open” by Mark Alley

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

Twenty-third Sunday of Pentecost
October 23, 2016
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Lesson from the Christian Scriptures
The Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector
Luke 18:9-14
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As read by Pastor Mark
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“Will I Be Open?”
Message for Today by the Rev. Mark Monson Alley
©2016 Mark Monson Alley
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3.83 MB
Time: 16:46
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Benediction
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Women’s Book Group

Friday, October 21st, 2016

For November meeting, the bool is “In the Heart of the Sea” by Nathaniel Philbrick (320 pages) Judy Strate, hosting; Diana Schuman, facilitating
All women are welcome to join the book group that meets the first Monday of the month.
We hope to see you! It’s always a great discussion.

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Men’s Book/Video Group

Friday, October 21st, 2016

We will be reading “Night” by Elie Wiesel and will meet on November 14th, 7 PM at Colongione’s, 12 Muchado Dr, Barrington.
All (churched and non-churched) are welcome.
If you have a question call Earle Custer, 743-3348.
Please consider joining!

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Advent Studies

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Although we are in the midst of a beautiful fall season, it’s time to think about Advent Studies. I hope that you will consider being a part of a study this Advent season.
At this time we have two studies scheduled, with a possibility of a third choice. Pastor Les Pettit will lead the study, “Down […]

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Blood Pressure Clinic

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Please join us at 10AM and have your blood pressure checked.
We do these checks on the 4th Sunday of each month.

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News & Notes

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Hello St. John’s Folks!!
I’m a day late (and a dollar short?) with “News & Notes,” so I’ll jump right in. First to remind everyone of today’s Blood Drive (from 1 till 6 PM) in Hartford Hall. If you are open to donating blood, please come and help us reach our goal!!
Second - many […]

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Message: “Meditations of My Heart” by Gail Korth

Sunday, October 16th, 2016

Laity Sunday
October 16, 2016
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Lesson from the Scriptures
Psalm 19
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As read by Gail Korth
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Lesson from the Christian Scriptures
2 Timothy 3:14-4:5
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As read by Cheri Nixon
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“Meditations of My Heart”
Psalm 19:14 KJV
Let the words of my mouth,
and the meditations of my heart,
be acceptable in […]

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News & Notes (10/15 special)

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Hello Folks,
Because she hasn’t heard from ANYONE yet relative to the October 29th Harvest Party at Mineral Park, Wendy Kettlewood asked me to send this out again today.
Whoo Hoo — so excited! We are going to have our Harvest Party again this year! Those of you who are new to this or […]

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