Join us this Sunday in-person at 915am. (No live stream available this week.)
Featured Scripture: Matthew 7: 7-11
Meditation: “Making Homes for Others”
Our on demand library is available on our YouTube channel: St. John’s UCC-Bongards
Upcoming Events – Save the Date
- Wednesdays – Bongards Farmers Market – Jun to Sept – 3pm to 6pm
- July 25th – Coffee Hour following Worship
- July 28th – Summer Adult Reading Circle via ZOOM at 7pm
- Aug 1st – Bongards Buzz eNewsletter items due
- 4th – Consistory Team Meeting at 630pm
- Aug 8th – St. John’s Got Talent at 915am followed by Coffee Hour
Announcements and Messages for the Community
Summer Adult Reading Circle. Pastor Shuji will be leading an online discussion of “Forgive us my/our/their sins: How a prophet’s prayer answers our outrage” by Jeff Peabody. Copies of the article are available in the Narthex. Contact Pastor Shuji with questions.
Bongards Farmers Market Volunteers Wanted. Volunteers are needed to assist with setting-up and/or closing the market alongside our dedicated market team. Contact Vicki Moteelall at 612-710-0508 if interested.
St. John’s Got Talent. Calling all singers and musicians! We want your special talents to provide music for our Sunday Worship on August 8th.
Consistory Team Openings: This is great time to get involved in our revitalization and contribute to shaping St. John’s future. We’re looking for folks called to lead Fellowship & Mission or Grounds & Maintenance ministries. Please contact Michelle Bachmann or Pastor Shuji if interested
Weeding the Gardens: The flower beds on our grounds and around the parsonage need tending. If you can help, please contact Penny Rolf at 952-442-4389.
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 email@example.com.
For Pastoral Care: Please feel free to call, text, or email Pastor Shuji at 612-462-1726 or firstname.lastname@example.org.