Emmanuel, God is With Us

One of the benefits of being part of a faith community like St. John’s Old Town is that we are honest about what it means to celebrate the holidays together. Yes, there are so many things at this time of year which (are supposed to?) put smiles on our faces. But, in...

St. John’s Homecoming!

Our Fall worship schedule resumes on Sunday, September 8th (worship times 8 & 10:30 am)! What does that mean? All Sunday School and Youth programs will begin again on their regular schedules, the choir returns to our 10:30 choral eucharist AND we will connect with...

Made in Your Image

Preachers are supposed to be people of words. After all, preachers… preach. Every now and then preachers go longer than they should. I am guilty on occasion. But after a week when the news spoke of hate speech that took on the form of pipe bombs in the mail, an...