Gretha with 20 boxes of CLWR school kits. This is the first installment in St. John's 115 annerversary project—assembling 1150 CLWR kits for shipment to Haiti.
On Sunday, Oct 18, Michael Fry will perform a violin recital at St. Johns. The show will feature works by Bartok, Kreisler, and Ysaye. Admission is by donation, with all proceeds going to Lutheran World Relief. Sunday, October 17th, at 7:30pm-8:15pm St. John Lutheran Church, 270 Crighton Ave
Sunday, September 12, 2010: The church exists to put pencils and paper in the hands of disadvantaged children so they can learn, so they can grow up to change the world for the better. Feel proud of that. After 115 years, we still have our priorities right – we are still honouring the gospel. We are not hiding in that cozy – and frankly, too often stagnant -- flock; we are following Jesus to help out the lost sheep. We have chosen 1,150 Reasons to Be.
Sunday’s message challenges us to take up the notion “Go Big or Stay Home.” It pushes us to reach out in a big way in mission for others who live way beyond the traditional and comfortable boundaries of our own church family. Join us at St. John on Sept. 12 to find out how you … Continue reading “1,150 Reasons to Be”: Sept. 12, 2010