Browsing the 2021 archive of Parish Life News

Opportunities to Volunteer

Posted by mike myers on 11/19/21

Christmas Mass Set Up We will once again need help setting up the lower church, decorating the church building, and setting up luminary bags. Certain opportunities are reserved for teens while others are reserved for adults Christmas Eve - Lower Church Set Up (Teen) Christmas Eve - Luminary Bags (Teen) Christmas Eve ... Read More »

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 11/19/21

Our next Life Night will be December 5 from 6:15-8:00 PM in Fr. Filip Hall at St. John the Evangelist Church. 

All teens are welcome.  Come hungry and bring a friend.

Save the Date for the return of Life Teen’s Christmas Cookie Sale, scheduled for the weekend of December ... Read More »

Bereavement Ministry

Posted by mike myers on 11/13/21

After a long break due to Covid-19, our St. John the Evangelist Bereavement Ministry will resume their support meetings on Monday November 15 at 1:00 PM in the Faith Formation Conference Room at 9 Academy Hill.

If you have suffered the death of a child, parent, spouse or friend, ... Read More »

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 9/18/21

Parking lot Palooza!

Life Teen’s kickoff Life Night is Sunday September 26 from 6:15-8:00 PM in the church hall.  Be ready to celebrate fall with a pie eating contest and other fun fall games.  Come hungry and bring a friend.  All teens grades 8-12 are welcome.

 

St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen - Volunteers Needed!

Posted by mike myers on 9/18/21

The next time our parish is scheduled to supply and serve the noon meal is Saturday, September 25.  If you can supply a 2 lb. cooked meat loaf, cans of vegetables, or would like to help serve, please sign up on the sheet located at the parking-lot side entrance ... Read More »

October Festival 2021 - Friday, October 1st 2021 5-9 PM 

Posted by mike myers on 9/04/21

The Events Team Ministry at Saint John the Evangelist Parish is glad to announce plans to hold the Annual October Festival. See below for information on all the activities as well as how you can volunteer or support this community project.  Highlights for the Evening  Musical Guest Marty Q ... Read More »

Crossroads4Christ

Posted by mike myers on 7/24/21

On Thursday, July 29, C4C will meet from 7 to 8:15PM in the Parish Center/Gymnasium at St. John School to learn about SoulCore.  SoulCore is a Marian apostolate that integrates the prayers of the rosary with core strengthening, stretching and movement.  It nourishes the body & soul, while encouraging ... Read More »

Save the Date! October Festival 2021

Posted by mike myers on 7/10/21

The events team is busy making arrangements for the 2021 October Festival scheduled for Friday, October 1st.

The evening will include musical entertainment from the Marty Q Band, food and beverages for sale, pumkin patch and additional activities to be dedtermined. 

Mark your calendars!

Forward with Faith - Investing in the Church’s Future

Posted by mike myers on 6/26/21

Saint John the Evangelist Parish is asking for your participation in Forward with Faith, the Archdiocese of Hartford’s first-ever archdiocesan-wide capital campaign.  Its mission:  investing in the Church’s future needs by strengthening its parishes, schools, faith formation programs and social service ministries.  50% of the monies raised will meet ... Read More »

St. John the Evangelist Respect Life Ministry - June 23

Posted by mike myers on 6/22/21

Our parish Respect Life Ministry will hold their next monthly meeting on Wednesday, June 23 at 7 PM in the Faith Formation Building at 9 Academy Hill.

We would love to have new members join us, or just stop by and pray with us!  All are invited and welcome!