Join us for worship each Sunday morning at 10:00. Reflecting the unique community in which God has placed us, we are a multi-generational gathering of believers, who seek to know and love God as we pursue God’s vision of peace and justice in our community and the world. We welcome your participation in worship, ministries, programs and mission.

March activities at St. John’s

The St. John’s Prayer Shawl Ministry will meet March 6 and 20 at 1:30 in the office lunch room. Please join us for knitting, tea and fellowship. Even if you don’t knit or crochet, we would love to have you stop by and join us for tea and conversation for a while. We would also be happy to teach you to knit.

Sunday Forums
— March 8: Sally Juarez will tell the story of her Accompaniment assignment with the Presbyterian Peace Fellowship in Colombia (2013).
— March 15: John Lindsay Poland, having just returned, will give an update on the situation and challenges that Iglesia Presbiterana de Columbia is facing in their continued work on behalf of the displaced and the disappeared.

Women’s Bible Study meets March 19, 12-2:00 PM in the Campbell Reception Room. Bring your lunch, your Bible, and Horizons Bible Study materials for Lesson Five. Scripture is 2 Corinthians 5:11 – 6:10. Claudia Cate will be leading the study. We welcome new participants.

The Literature Club will meet Thursday, March 26, at 2:30 pm in the Ark Annex. “The Whistling Season” by Ivan Doig is the book we’ll be discussing. All are welcome.

Flick Flak Movie Group meets March 20 at 6:30 PM, Campbell Reception Room for potluck and discussion of the movies “Leviathan” (playing at the Elmwood), “Kingsman, The Secret Service” (playing at the UA Berkeley), and “The Second Best Marigold Hotel” soon to be playing at the Albany. We usually have a delicious dinner followed by a lively discussion. See one, or all of the movies, bring a potluck dish and join the disucssion. All are welcome!

Women at the Well will meet Saturday, March 28, at 8:30 AM in the church office.

March Newsletter
Catch up on the latest news.

Maundy Thursday
Come to the Campbell Room for a special soup and bread service on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at 6:30pm

Cropwalk1Church World Service CROP Walk

St. John’s will participate in the Church World Service CROP Walk on Sunday, April 19 at 1 pm. The walk raises awareness and provides funds for local and global organizations that fight hunger and poverty. Please talk to Greg Rising if you are interested in walking and/or making a donation, or visit www.hunger.cwsglobal.org Join the St. John’s team!

Science, Religion, and the Climate Crisis

— Forum presented by St. John’s
Science and religion need not clash; what keeps some from signing on to be part of the solution? What are the roots of their resistance?

Easter is coming!

On Sunday, April 5th, 10 a.m. bring family and friends for a powerful celebration of the resurrection and salvation by grace. After worship, join us for coffee and treats, and our Grand Easter Egg Hunt! All are welcome.
Fun way to participate: wear your Easter Hat . . .