A Christian formation class, EPISCOPAL STUDIES 101, for adults and teens is meeting in preparation for Bishop Mary Glasspool's visitation on April 22, 2018. The class is designed especially for those seeking confirmation, reception into the Episcopal Church, or reconfirmation of baptismal vows, however all who would like to learn more about the Episcopal Church are welcome to participate. Classes meet Sundays from 12:30-1:30 p.m., beginning through April 15 (excluding April 1, Easter Sunday). For more information, please contact: Rev. Jennie at 917.496.1009.
Tuesday, March 20 & 27, 6:30 – 7:00 p.m.: LENTEN CONTEMPLATIVE PRAYER-
in the Sanctuary.
Tuesday, March 20 & 27, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.: BIBLE STUDY- We gather in the Parish House (Cottage) for group Bible study. No prior experience or knowledge of the Bible is necessary, and all are welcome! For more information, please contact Deacon Bill Cusano
at firstname.lastname@example.org or 201.755.1925.
Wednesday, March 21, 7:00 p.m.: PAINT & PRAY- Come to the Parish House (Cottage) and create some colorful prayers. No artistic experience necessary.
Wednesday, March 28, 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.: BOOK GROUP- All are welcome to join in! We gather in the Rector’s Office. Please contact Rev. Jennie for more information at email@example.com or 917.496.1009.
HOLY WEEK & EASTER at ST. JOHN’S
Sunday, March 25, 10:30 a.m.: PALM SUNDAY: Procession of the palms & reading of the Passion
Thursday, March 29, 7:00 p.m.: MAUNDY THURSDAY: Holy Communion, choral music,
foot washing, and Garden of Repose. We will enjoy Hot Cross Buns and tea together in the Cottage afterwards.
Friday, March 30, 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.: GOOD FRIDAY: Join us for this very special service with Stations & Veneration of the Cross and Taizé music. Come and go as you are able.
Saturday, March 31, 7:00 p.m.: EASTER VIGIL: The first celebration of Easter, and our first time celebrating this beautiful ancient Christian service at St. John’s!
Sunday, April 1, 10:30 a.m.: EASTER SUNDAY: An Easter brunch and children’s Easter egg hunt and Easter face painting will follow the service.
Photo credits: Jean Marie Angelo, Stephanie Hartwell-Mandella, Lanny Miller, Robin Newman, Fran Sisco, Rev. Jennie Talley.