Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors. 

Open Hearts, Open Doors, Open Minds​


What's New​ at St. John's UMC

 This page is your short cut to new updates on the website. 

Church Bulletin  

Click here to view our church bulletin. 

Church Calendar

Click here to view our May calendar. 

Children and Youth Newsletter

Click here to view our Children and Youth Newsletter. 

Christmas Vacation Bible School

June 18th - 22nd

5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. dinner, VBS begins at 6 p.m.)

During this engaging, two-hour, interactive program, children will learn about the Christmas story. They’ll hear about Mary, Joseph, an angel, the shepherds, the Wise Men, and Jesus and how the amazing events unfolded on that first Christmas. Plus each guest will create his or her very own Keepsake nativity scene to cherish for years to come.

Parents or Guardians, click here to register kids for this event.

Click here to register as a volunteer for this event.

First Wednesday Meal

Wed., May 2nd at 6 p.m. 

Theme - A picnic

Menu: Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Baked Beans, Slaw, Chips and Drink

Dessert - Ice Cream Bar

Please fill out the form in the bulletin or call the church office if you plan to attend. Thank You.

Mother's/Grandmother's Day Workshop

Special edition of Children's Time on May 13th 

Join us as we make a special gift for mom or grandma! We don't want to spoil the surprise, we're keeping the project a secret!

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!

Women's Bible Study and United Methodist Women

Women's Bible study on Monday. Our book is "Lies Women Believe" by Nancy Leigh DeMoss. 

United Methodist Women and Men Joint Meeting on May 20th at 2:30 p.m. Program on the Vietnam Wall. 

Come Together / Be Together on June 23rd in Rock Hill, SC 

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: Shipwrecked, The Lord's Prayer,  The Birds of the Air , The Golden Rule, and The Widow's Coin. 

Children's Time  (during the Worship Service, immediately following the Children's Message).  Children's Time follows a format similar to Sunday School.  

Upcoming sessions: May 27th, June 10th, June 17th, and June 24th. 

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

Mark your calendar: Vacation Bible School is June 18th - 22nd

United Methodist Youth Fellowship 

Middle School and High School Bible Lunch: 

June 6th and June 27th


Upcoming lessons: 

May - Leaders Rise Up (Acts 1:15-17, 21-26),  Preparing for Pentecost (Acts 2:1-21), Trinity Sunday (Romans 8:12-17)

June - Transitions: WHAT? (2 Corinthians 4:5-12), Transitions: WHY?          (2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1), Transitions: WHO? (2 Corinthians 5:6-10, 11-13), Transitions: HOW? (2 Corinthians 6:1-13) 

Mark your calendar

June 9th-16th: Rivertown/Conway Salkehatchie Summer Camp

July 25th - 28th: SCMYP Immerse/Ashbury Hills. Click here for more details.

Golden Hearts

Tues., May 1st: BIBLE STUDY with Rev. Barbee Parsons. Please bring a covered dish to share at the luncheon following Bible Study.

Tues., May 8th: Meet in the conference room and plan to make visits to our shut-ins then go to lunch. 

Tues., May 5th: In-house movie and out to lunch afterwards.

Tues., May 22nd: Lunch and a movie.