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Service Time

Sundays at:

9:00 a.m. through September 6th.

We’ll have just one service at 9:00 am and will alternate between traditional and celebration formats. Communion Sundays will be the first and fourth Sundays of each month. June 7th started the traditional format with June 14th being the celebration format, and will continue in that fashion.

Summer office hours begin Monday, June 1st and will be 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. See you this summer!

JAM (Jesus And Me) Sunday School:  9:00 a. m. – Will resume in September!

Services officiated by:   Interim Pastor – Reverend Jerald Rayl



Register NOW for

Vacation Bible School 2015


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VBS – Monday, June 22 – Thursday, June 25.

Everest Group’s VBS Theme for 2015 – Embark on an icy expedition where kids overcome
obstacles with God’s awesome power. Anchor kids in rock-solid Bible truths that
will guide them through life’s challenges.


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Register Here!



NEEDS LOTS of volunteers! Save the date and plan to join us!

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 Quilters of First St. John!

Twelve weeks, but really nine, since three were missed because of bad winter weather, fourteen (14) women completed 177 beautifully made quilts!  Great job Ladies!

If you are interested in purchasing a quilt, please call of the office.










Past Sermons can be found under the “Christian Education” tab or click here for a direct link:    Past Sermons link





Kroger’s Community Rewards

As of April 1st, you will need to re-enroll your Kroger Plus Card in the Community Rewards Program.  Last quarter we earned just over $145 from this program.

Re-enrolling in Kroger Community Rewards is quick and easy.  Visit www.krogercommunityrewards.com to re-enroll.  Click on “OHIO” and click on “Enroll.”

If you have never enrolled in the program, we encourage you to support our church by linking your Kroger Plus Card to First St. John Lutheran Church.

The program costs you nothing to join and our church benefits from your regular purchases.



VANCO Services

Enjoy the convenience of electronic giving!

First St. John is pleased to announce that we have now expanded our electronic giving options to include an on-line method of giving.  This is a way to enhance and automate your regular offering. Electronic giving is now even more convenient for you and provides much-needed donation consistency for our congregation.

To set up an electronic giving schedule you can either complete a paper authorization form or look for the donation link below.

As you contemplate future contributions, please consider electronic giving. Look for the authorization form in the weekly bulletin or at the church office. Thank you!

To donate to our church using VANCO please click:


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