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This Week's Announcements

St. John Lutheran Church Weekly Happenings






Monday, Aug. 15th                             

Boy Scouts – 6:30-9:00 p.m., FH



Tuesday, Aug. 16th                   

Busy Bees – 10:00 a.m., FH



Wednesday, Aug. 17th 




Thursday, Aug. 18th


AA Meeting – 10:00-12:00 p.m., LL




Friday, Aug. 19th


AA Meeting – 8:30 p.m., LL




Saturday, Aug. 20th




Sunday, Aug. 21st


Holy Communion – 10:00 a.m.






MOPS Open House – 3:00-5:00 p.m., FH



Girl Scouts – 6:00-8:00 p.m., LL






Marlene Parrott 8/15

Benjamin Goad 8/16

Rosella Price      8/18

John Klepinger 8/20


There will be a meeting after church this Sunday
regarding the 2022/23 Sunday School year. If you are interested, please plan to stay. If you have any questions, please contact Marlyn Stekli.




READING:    Jeremiah 23:23-29

READING:   Hebrews 11:29 – 12:2

GOSPEL:     Luke 12:49-56


PRAYER FAMILIES:  Praying for one another is an important part of our life together here at St. John. Each week, we will lift up a few of the people of our faith community to be included in our personal daily prayers & devotions. This week we pray for David & Karen Erhard, Ellen & Katherine Fischer, and Laurie Fletcher.


CONTINUING PRAYERS:   Please keep the following people in your prayers as they continue to struggle with their long-term concerns: Paulette Ahner, Pat Buckwalter, Kim Clauser, Alice Fae

Detert, Steve Dill, Grace and Ray Jones, Nora Mendenhall, June Frantz, Joel Kempton, the Hannah family, the Moreland family, Elaine & Charles Moses, Betty Murray, Shirlee Murray, Kevin Nickel, Marlene Parrott, June Ray, Lisa Smith, Dawn Snyder and Laura Young.


Christmas in August with the Dayton Philharmonic...St. John’s has once again been invited to sing with the Dayton Philharmonic at their Christmas Pops Concert on Friday and Saturday, December 2nd and 3rd, 8:00 pm, at the Schuster. You will be required to attend 2 of the 4 rehearsals and be present for both performances. There are a select number of openings for community members so if you are interested, please let Margaret know as soon as possible. The deadline to submit names is September 1st. For more information, talk to Margaret or watch the bulletin announcements. *****************************************************


 CHURCH PICNIC, Sunday, August 21st, after worship in the Fellowship Hall. Bring your favorite side dish or dessert. There is a sign-up sheet in the entrance hallway. Meat, drinks and table settings will be provided.


If anyone has outside games, (corn hole, ladder ball, etc.) or inside games for people who don’t want to go outside, please bring them. If you have any questions, please contact the church office at 937-8985656.

*****************************************************We are still taking donations for the Blessing Box. Donations can include individual serving size of fruit, crackers, cereal, oatmeal, peanut butter, jelly, canned meat, soups. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Knepper. 







The Food Pantry is also in need of the following items: Cans of Chicken and/or Tuna and cans of spaghetti & meatballs.


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