Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Pentecost Sunday

Sunday, June 8,  St.John's will celebrate Pentecost.  Be sure to wear your red and join us for a birthday party for the church, complete with cake and balloons!  At any of the worship services, youth who have completed a First Communion class will be celebrating first communion with their family.  At 9:40 am there will be a Special Congregational Meeting to vote for extra monies received from Benefaction Board for additional expenditures in the lower level.  At the completion of the meeting, we will be moving downstairs to the Community Room for cake and coffee!

Thursday, May 22, 2014


A Special Congregational Meeting has been schedule for Sunday, June 8, between services (9:45 AM) in the sanctuary.  The congregation will assemble "to vote to approve the action of the Benefaction Board approving an additional dispersal of $8,816 in improvements for the Community Room."  Immediately following the meeting, everyone is invited to the lower level Community Room for coffee.

Announcements 05.25.2014


Thursday, May 8, 2014

Upcoming Events

The days of summer have not yet arrived, and we continue to keep busy here at St. John's and in the community.  Looking ahead, the weekend events are stacked:
          May 18 -- Norfolk High School Graduation (graduating senior from the Norfolk and surrounding area will be recognized at the 8:30 am worship service)
          May 19, 20, or 21 -- First Communion Class (for 5th graders and younger).  Attend one class from the 3 choices offered @ 5:15pm.  Students will take first communion at any one of 3 services June 7-8.
          May 25 -- The 11 am Worship Service will move to 10:15 am for the summer.
          May 26 -- Memorial Day.  St. John's Office will be closed in recognition of the holiday.
          May 30-31 -- Nebraska Synod Assembly in Fremont
          June 7 -- Christian Cross Festival (Noon - 10 PM) Skyview Lake, Norfolk
          June 8 -- Bark B Q @ St. John's.  Proceeds from this fundraiser benefit the Animal Shelter of NE Nebraska
          July (date to be determined) for St. John's Garage Sale to benefit Bright Horizons.
          August 3-7 -- Vacation Bible School -- "Wilderness Escape"