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Parish Life News December 28

Posted by mike myers on 12/30/18

Thank you to all that made this year’s Christmas Masses Go Smoothly - Set Up Team, Bakers, Decorators, Candle Lighters, Greeters, Ushers, Parking Attendants, Lectors, Eucharistic Ministers, Choir, Musicians, Substitute Musicians and everyone else. Thank you to all that parked at off site locations - the 4pm Mass had nearly 900 people ... Read More »

Parish Life News December 21

Posted by mike myers on 12/24/18

Christmas Mass Parking If you are able, consider parking off site. Street side parking on Main Street, especially North of the Church, is plentiful. There are plenty of spots at the Watertown Library and along Academy Hill. At the 4pm Mass, a police officer will be present to safely cross ... Read More »

Parish Life News December 16

Posted by mike myers on 12/16/18

Crossroads 4 Christ Young Adult Ministry will be meeting this Monday at 6:30pm at the FFC. Catholics ages 18 to 30+ are encouraged to attend. We will follow the gathering with Adoration from 730 until 8pm.    Soup Kitchen - The next time our parish is scheduled to supply and serve ... Read More »

Parish Life News December 1

Posted by mike myers on 12/01/18

Advent is here…………. and there is a lot going on in the next month! Please glance through the bullet-point notes below and take see the bulletin for more details Advent Wreath Servers - Father Anthony is seeking families, couples, or individuals to light the Advent Wreath at each weekend Mass, ... Read More »

Parish Life News November 10

Posted by mike myers on 11/10/18

LaBonne’s Market Support - Please save your register slips from LaBonne’s Market and deposit them in a “LaBonne’s” box at the church entrance. LaBonne’s Market donates to St. John the Evangelist Church .5% of your total sales. This really adds up! Recently we received a check for $339 for several months ... Read More »

Parish News for November 3

Posted by mike myers on 11/03/18

Please keep the young adults from our C4C group in your prayers this weekend, as they attend a retreat with 75 other young adults from other C4C chapters.    Courtesy Reminders:   - Daylight Savings Time Ends Sunday at 12:00am.  Don’t forget to set back your clocks.   - Tuesday Nov 6 ... Read More »

Parish News for October 20

Posted by mike myers on 10/20/18

1. The pumpkin patch will be open  Sat from 10-6, and Sunday from 8-6. Why are we doing this? The pumpkin patch helps raise fund to take care of projects around the parish - we are hoping to raise funds needed to bring our WiFi network to the church, repair broken ... Read More »

Parish News for October 13

Posted by mike myers on 10/17/18

We are most grateful for all the volunteers, sponsors, donors, and participants that made last night’s October Festival possible. We were faced with many challenges yesterday, including strong wind gusts and unexpected vendor cancelations. Once again our events team ministry and parish staff pulled together to overcome the challenges.  It was a great evening for ... Read More »

Parish News for September 29

Posted by mike myers on 9/30/18

Our Pumpkin Patch is almost here! We need volunteers of all ages to unload the pumpkins in front of the church on Wednesday, October 10 at 5:30 PM.

We will begin selling on Friday, October 12 at 1 PM. We need adults to help with sales on Thursdays & ... Read More »

Parish News for September 23

Posted by mike myers on 9/23/18

1.Lifeteen Kickoff & Lifeteen Mass St. John’s LifeTeen group will kick off their season with a LifeTeen Mass on Sunday, October 7 at 5 PM. Come and enjoy the contemporary sacred music that will accompany the Mass. Stay after Mass for a LifeTeen Life Night themed Turkey Olympics, beginning at ... Read More »