Browsing the 2018 archive of What's Happening

Parish Listening Meeting for the Archdiocesan Synod

Posted by mike myers on 8/13/18

On Thursday August 23 at 6 PM in the Church Hall there will be a Listening Meeting held to gather information for the coming Archdiocesan Synod. A series of questions will be presented. As each question is stated, each individual will have a chance to comment. Comments will be ... Read More »

Reserve your tickets for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular Presenting The Rockettes!.

Posted by mike myers on 8/03/18

  Our parish trip will be held on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Departure from St. John Church parking lot will be at 7 AM. The show begins at 11 AM. Tour NYC on your own after the show, boarding the bus to leave NYC at 4 PM, heading back ... Read More »

St. John’s BBQ Rib Feast! Saturday, August 25, 6:00-8:00 PM

Posted by mike myers on 8/03/18

  $22 - 1.5lb Baby Back Rib Meal $5 - Kid’s Chicken Tenders Dinner includes corn on the cob, steak fries, corn bread, salad, and desserts. Beverages served for Dine-In Meal Eat in or order Curbside Take Out TICKETS ON SALE AFTER MASSES NEXT WEEKEND! (Help is needed for ... Read More »

New Beginnings

Posted by mike myers on 6/24/18

“New Beginnings” is an Ecumenical Program designed to provide children in need with new school clothes.

Each child is provided with: 3 Shirts 2 Pairs of Pants 1 Fall Jacket 1 Package of underwear 1 Package of socks 1 $25.00 gift certificate (toward the purchase of a pair of shoes)

Working closely with the Social Services office, children are selected to participate in “New Beginnings” on the basis of need. The clothing is collected from the participating congregations, boxed and delivered to the Social Service office in August. Privacy and confidentiality are strictly ... Read More »

Crossroads4Christ

Posted by mike myers on 6/24/18

Crossroads4Christ, our new young adult ministry, continues to meet on Monday evenings at the Faith Formation Center Meeting Room, 9 Academy Hill. Gatherings begin promptly at 6:30 PM and flow into adoration from 7:30 to 8 PM. All young adults, ages 18-32 are welcome!

Men's Group Meeting - Tuesday June 19

Posted by mike myers on 6/14/18

In June, we have an opportunity to hear about a way that a parish in Maryland brought about a reversal of a trend that the Church, in general, has been experiencing... almost everywhere.

One in three Catholics is no longer connected to the Church.   Mass attendance has steadily fallen ... Read More »

Council of Catholic Women

Posted by mike myers on 6/02/18

The Council of Catholic Women will hold their year end installation banquet on Monday, June 4, 6 PM at the Sunset Grille in Watertown.

Fathers Day Candle Offering

Posted by mike myers on 5/29/18

As Father’s Day approaches, we remember fathers who have died & Honor those who are living with a red candle remembrance. A donation of $10 per candle will enable you to remember your father as we light a special red candle labeled with his name. Over the Father’s Day ... Read More »

Crossroads4Christ begins May 21

Posted by mike myers on 5/19/18

Crossroads4Christ, a newly forming local young adult ministry, begins regular Monday evening meetings on May 21 at the Faith Formation Center Meeting Room, 9 Academy Hill.

Since the following Monday is Memorial Day, the second meeting of Crossroads4Christ will be on Monday June 4.

Gatherings begin promptly at 6:30 ... Read More »

Monday Holy Hour

Posted by mike myers on 5/19/18

St. John the Evangelist will begin holding a weekly Holy Hour, Mondays from 7 to 8 PM.

The holy hour will be a combination of silence and light mediation music. We hope the faithful will utilize this new opportunity to be with the Lord on Monday evenings this summer.

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