Theme of the Day Today we include Genesis 1 and Acts 16.  When the Apostle Paul meets Lydia and those praying at the river, Lydia immediately dives into her faith by being baptized. What do we need to ask God to open our hearts to, and how can we dive in as confidently as Lydia? Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly

28 Jun: NEWS FOR JUNE 30

Today’s reading is Mark 1. Jesus is the anticipated and promised Messiah that is expected to come and baptize with the Holy Spirit. How does Jesus’ restoring nature impact our lives today, and how can we be confident in his promise of restoration? Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly  

21 Jun: News for June 23

Theme of the Day Today’s reading is from Romans 8:26-39. Paul reminds the church in Rome that all creation is about waiting expectantly for restoration. Question: What does it mean to have restoration in our day to day life? Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly  

14 Jun: News for June 16

Theme of the Day Summer Theme: Restoring Waters There is a NEW summer bookmark in the Bible for you to take home.  Our theme for summer is based on the last act of the Bible: 1. Creation 2. Fall 3. Promise 4. Israel 5. Jesus 6. The Church 7. Restoration Today’s reading is from Psalm 1 and can be found on the painting in the lobby. How do we plant ourselves by streams of living water? Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly

07 Jun: News for June 9

Theme of the Day Today’s reading is from Romans 8:26-39. Paul reminds the church in Rome that all creation is about waiting expectantly for restoration. Question: What does it mean to have restoration in our day to day life? TODAY: June 9 is Festival of Pentecost Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly

31 May: News for June 2

Theme of the Day Today’s reading is from Romans 8:18-28. Paul reminds the church in Rome that all creation is about waiting expectantly for restoration. Question: Even in the midst of suffering, what does it mean to have restoration in our day to day life? TODAY: Confirmation Welcome family and friends to our 2019 Confirmation at 9:38 worship. Please pick up a booklet on their faith stories. Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly

24 May: News for May 26

Theme of the Day TODAY: We welcome new members by baptism and affirmation of Baptism. See the insert for blurbs and help us welcome all! We Join the Story on Act 6 of the Bible about the mission for “the church”: Romans 6:1-14 Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly SJW Insert  

17 May: News for May 19

Theme of the Day TODAY: We Join the Story on Act 6 of the Bible about the mission for “the church”: Romans 5:1-11 Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly

10 May: News for May 12

Theme of the Day TODAY: we Join the Story on Act 6 of the Bible about the mission for “the church”: Romans 1:11-17 When we tell the story, we are building up believers of all backgrounds. What does the Gospel mean to Paul? What does the Gospel mean to you? How is the Gospel the saving power of God and engaging us? Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly

03 May: News for May 5

Theme of the Day TODAY: we Join the Story on Act 6 of the Bible about the mission for “the church”: Romans 1:1-10 We are introduced to the meaning of the Gospel through a letter from Paul to the beloved church in Rome. Why is the story of Easter so urgent for all people? Bulletin Prayer List St. John’s Weekly