Category: News

Letter to families with children

September 7, 2021

Dear families with children,

Welcome to the 2021-2022 academic/church programming year!

Given the ongoing pandemic we will not be holding classes for children in our lower level rooms. Our current plan is for children (preschool – elementary grades) to gather outdoors during Sunday services.

Together we … read more.

Report from your finance director

Hello, fellow St. Johners.  My name is Chris Wagner and I’d like to re-introduce myself.  I’ve been a friend and/or member of the church for 33 years.  I’ve sung in the choir and served on the fund trustees team and now, as of July 1st … read more.

Preview the draft budget

We hope you have marked your calendar for the Annual Congregational meeting on June 6. At that time we will elect new members to the board of trustees as well as vote on a budget for the 2021-2022 fiscal year.

Everyone is invited to attend budget … read more.

Leadership Opportunities

St. John’s Leadership Committee is looking for interested individuals who may be willing to serve on the church board. The open positions for the upcoming election are:

Vice PresidentFinance DirectorProgram DirectorMember at Large

If Interested, please contact David Roth, Matthew Cowperthwait or Erna Olafson. (see People … read more.

Join the UU Eco-challenge!

As a Green Sanctuary Church, St. Johners hold in reverence the spirit of life that sustains us as members of the “interconnected web of all being.” Our pledge and our challenge is to integrate this 7th UU principle into the life of the congregation and to model stewardship of the Earth in our wider … read more.

2021-2022 Pledge drive underway

St. John’s launched its 2021 pledge campaign March 21. A first-ever professional video is a key element to the campaign message: With the challenge of a pandemic and quarantine keeping us apart, we were still able to show the events (outdoor and virtual) that kept … read more.

Fun with “The 12 Days of Christmas”

If you’ve been at church on the right Sunday in Decembers past, you know that we numbered the printed orders of service 1-12. Then, we sang “The 12 Days of Christmas,” with everyone who was assigned the same number singing and acting out their corresponding … read more.

Christmas Eve early evening service

On Dec. 24, we invite St. John’s members and friends to join in a shared hour of meditation, music, readings and a united spirit of love, no matter your affiliation with the holiday.

Ahead of time, we will deliver special elements to your home for full participation.

If … read more.