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Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors. 

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Church Bulletin  

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Children and Youth Newsletter

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Women's Bible Study

Women's Bible study will begin on April 9th. Our book is "Lies Women Believe" by Nancy Leigh DeMoss. You will need the Companion Guide for the class as it will be our workbook. You may want to order the regular book too. We will go over Chapter one on the 9th, so please read before the meeting. 

Prayers and Squares

Thurs., April 12th

Covered Dish Lunch

Sun., April 15th at 12 p.m. (following the Morning Worship Service)

Pennies for Missions

The pennies and change that is collected each Sunday, from the containers in the back of the church, goes to help small mission projects here at St. John's. We are a mission minded church, and this is a small way you can help!


Children's Ministry 

Sunday School - Join us as we learn about God and what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ today! Each week we’ll hear an exciting Bible story, build scripture memorization, watch an animated Bible story, and complete an engaging activity that ties into the Scripture-filled lesson.

Upcoming lessons: The Tomb is Empty, Paul Changes, Paul Escapes, The Church Grows, and Timothy is Chosen


Children's Time  (during the Worship Service, immediately following the Children's Message).  Children's Time follows a format similar to Sunday School.  We are meeting every Sunday in April. 


Caring Cards  - Join us as we create beautiful cards for our church family and people in our community.

United Methodist Youth Fellowship 

Middle School Bible Breakfast takes place every Thursday and High School Bible Breakfast takes place every Friday. If school is out there will be NO Bible Breakfast. 


MYF: 

April 1st (Easter, no MYF)

April 8th (Lesson: "Taking out the Trash" - We will pickup trash around  St. John's UMC. Please wear tennis shoes)

April 15th (Lesson:  "What is a Disciple?" Matthew 8:18-22)

April 22nd (Lesson: "Living for Jesus" Proverbs 16:9)

April 29th (Lesson: "All In" Ephesians 2:4-5)


Mark your calendar

April 5th at 12:00 p.m.: Bible lunch at Sonic

April 29th: Youth Sunday - The youth will be leading our Sunday Morning Celebration. All youth are encouraged to participate. Please come and worship with us. 

June: Salkehatchie Camp and Go Go Laser Tag!

July 25 - 28: SCMYP Immerse/Ashbury Hills. Click here for more details. If your youth is interested in attending Immerse, a non-refundable deposit of $50 is due ASAP. The second deposit of $75 is due April 22nd.


Golden Hearts

Tues., April 3rd: BIBLE STUDY with Rev. Barbee Parsons. Please bring a covered dish to share at the luncheon following Bible Study.

Tues., April 10th: Meet in the conference room and plan to make visits to our shut-ins then go to lunch. 

Tues., April 17th: In-house movie and out to lunch afterwards.

Tues., April 24th: Lunch and a movie.

Aluminum Cans

Please keep saving those cans. Any can that is made of aluminum is accepted. We will be feeding the Salkehatchie workers in June with the money collected from the sale of the cans. There are receptacles near the fountain to put your bagged cans in.