Join us this Sunday, in-person or Facebook live at 915am.
Our on demand library is available on our YouTube channel: St. John’s UCC-Bongards
Upcoming Events – Save the Date
- Mar. 21 – Moving Forward “Church Fundamentals” at 915am
- Mar. 25 – Moving Forward “Church Fundamentals” 7pm (online)
- Mar. 28 – Celebration of Faith & Rite of Confirmation at 915am
- Apr. 1 – Maundy Thursday Soup Supper at 530pm
- Apr. 1 – First Communion and Maundy Thursday Service at 630pm
- Apr. 4 – Easter Worship at 915am (no community breakfast)
- Apr. 18 – Moving Forward “Tips for Pastoral Search” at 915am
- Apr. 22 – Moving Forward “Tips for Pastoral Search” 7pm (online)
Announcements and Messages for the Community
Mission and Outreach during Lent. Pick up a Blessings Lent Calendar and participate at home. There’s still time!
Discernment Activities Kick Off with “Moving Forward Series.” Pastor Shuji will be leading 2 sessions, offered both in person and online, as part of our discernment activities. Please contact Pastor Shuji with any questions.
Pastoral Search Committee Volunteers Wanted: Starting in April, we will form a committee to lead in SJUCC’s search for a new Pastor. Please contact Michelle Bachmann if interested.
One Consistory Team Opening: This is great time to get involved in our revitalization and contribute to shaping St. John’s future. Please contact Michelle Bachmann or Pastor Shuji if interested.
Live Streaming Technician:We want to train others on setting up the equipment and monitoring live-streaming services. If you are familiar with Facebook and how to post content, this is all the technical skills needed. Contact: Michelle Bachmann if you’re interested.
Winter Weather Cancellations: The decision to cancel in-person worship or church activities will be made at 6pm the day prior to the service or event. This includes weather forecasts for wind chills below -20 degrees, significant snow fall, or dangerous winter weather conditions. Announcements will be made via Facebook, our website, and email. You may also contact a Consistory member.
The Word To Go: Find Sunday morning worship services, led by Pastor Shuji, on our YouTube channel, St. John’s UCC-Bongards. Worship will also be live-streamed on Facebook, when available. Also, on our website, look for Sermons4kids which includes scripture lessons and fun activities.
Bongards Buzz: Submit items for the newsletter by the 1st of each month to Michelle Bachmann at 952-361-3033 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Pastoral Care: Please feel free to call, text, or email Pastor Shuji at 612-462-1726 or email@example.com.
COVID-19 RESPONSE PLAN: For a copy of our plan, please visit our website or contact Michelle Bachmann.