Posts in the 'outreach' category

Wanakee Senior High Winter Retreat

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Wanakee hosts a Senior High Winter Retreat
Snowshoes ready and waiting.
Date: Friday, February 17, 2017 - 7:30pm to Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 11:00am
A winter weekend of fun in the snow. Have you hiked to Lookout on snowshoes? Walked across the frozen lake to Monkey Island? Enjoyed sledding on Shower House Hill? Now’s your chance.
There […]

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2018 Mission of Peace

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

2018 Mission of Peace will head to Cuba
High school students, apply now to join the Northeastern Jurisdiction’s 2018 Mission of Peace (MOP) to Cuba. This life-changing journey of discovery and shalom is a chance to learn how people around the world live as disciples of Jesus Christ.
The approximate dates are Dec. 28, 2017 to Jan. […]

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Katrina Mission Information Night

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Information night is scheduled for Friday, February 17 @ 6:30, lasting about one hour.
We are beginning plans to send our 12th Katrina mission team to Louisiana during Spring school vacation, the week beginning April 24. These dates coincide with Dover School vacation. We are again partnering with the St. Bernard Project, helping to rebuild […]

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Dover Friendly Kitchen

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Calling All Bakers: St. John’s will be serving supper at the Dover Friendly Kitchen on Tuesday, January 10th.
We need yummy baked goods for dessert. Please make your favorite dessert and drop it off in Hartford Hall before 2 PM on the 10th and if you would like to be a server please be at St. […]

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“Peace on Earth” Christmas Concert

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

St. John’s Christmas Concert Sunday December 4 celebrates Christ’s birth with joyous music, desserts and support for the community.
Join the musicians of St. John’s on Sunday, December 4 for a wonderful evening of divine music and delectable desserts as we celebrate Christmas by doing good for others in the community!
This year, our concert will be […]

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Christmas Angel Tree

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Our Christmas Angel Tree goes on display in the narthax on Sunday, November 20, loaded with gift ideas. Most of the requests come from children at Dover Children’s Home, Woodman Park, Dover Middle and Dover High Schools. They are carefully screened by staff and identified as most in need.
We also “adopt” the single adults […]

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City of Dover Special Announcement

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

City of Dover opens cooling center
Due to the weather, the City of Dover has opened a cooling center to help provide relief from the heat. The cooling center is located in the McConnell Center cafeteria and will be open during regular hours, today through Friday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Those seeking to use the […]

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Limerick Maine VIM Team & Project

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

LIMERICK MAINE VIM TEAM ANNOUNCED
On May 11 Outreach Ministries and the Wednesday Men’s Small Group met jointly to hear a proposal to form a VIM (Volunteers in Mission) team to demolish and replace a family’s deck in Limerick, Maine. Greg and Michelle are a licensed therapeutic family, providing a safe and nurturing home for the […]

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Katrina Mission 2016 - Day 5

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Wow! Where did the week go? It seems like the alarm was just ringing to wake us up for our first work day and now the final work bell has rung for the week. We were fortunate to have a warm sunny day as it allowed us to do a lot of painting. We broke […]

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Katrina Mission 2016 - Day 4

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Day four of our mission trip as a group gave us all a chance to adapt and kind of go with the flow so to speak. We started at our new work site in Gentilly Place on an opportunity housing property, (which is a home for a future home owner). So this week we were […]

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