Merry Christmas from Fr. Klein

Christmas is only a few days away. We had a chance to sit down with Fr. Klein and ask him about his favorite memories and traditions about Christmas time. Take a look and share yours with us in the comments! Q: If you could spend your Christmas and Holidays anywhere where would you go? A: […]

Meet Vic Whitmeyer

Meet Vic Whitmeyer! Vic serves on the Vestry as our Junior Warden. 1. How long have you been at St John’s Church? 5 years 2. If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be? Breakfast 3. What one thing would you take with you to minister? Prayer Book […]

The Centrality of Salvation

When Christ speaks of the love the Father has for the world, He merely echoes the first affirmation in the Book of Genesis which accompanies the description of creation: “God saw how good it was…He found it very good” (Genesis 1:12-31). But this affirmation in no way constitutes the absolute assurance of salvation. The world […]

Ascension Joy

From “I Want to Live These Days With You”, a book of Daily Devotions from Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Translated by O. C. Dean Jr. Ascension joy – inwardly we must become very quite to hear the soft sound of the phrase at all. Joy lives in its quietness and incomprehensibility. This joy is in fact incomprehensible, […]

What’s in Your Wallet?

What’s in Your Wallet? From Spring 2013 “Anglican Digest” The world says. “The more you take – the more you have…” Christ says, “The more you give – the more you are”… Frederick Buechner I had made a quick trip to Home Depot to pick up things for a practice bag-drag at the Chaplin School. […]