St. John on the Mountain
Upcoming Events

Simple Suppers Kick-off Party
Sunday, March 5
The Fellowship Committee is delighted to announce that we are bringing back  Simple   Suppers This year we are offering an on-line signup form. Click here   to access the sign up form. 
After everyone who desires to participate has signed up, the Fellowship Committee will divide the list into groups of 8-10 people. Simple Suppers will start with a kick-off party held in the Parish Hall on Sunday, March 5th immediately following the 10:00 am service. At this event, everyone will break into their groups to schedule dinner or lunch get-togethers at the homes of group members. In past years, groups have arranged about three get-togethers.  If you have any questions, please email  Paul Zanardi    or call at 908-256-1136.

Evening Prayer & Potluck Supper
Wednesday, March 8
On Wednesdays at 6:00 pm in Lent (March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5) join us for a Potluck Supper. Bring a simple dish to share with members of our community. Afterwards, join us at at 7:00 pm for Evening Prayer in the Church. We will use a simple musical setting by Marty Haugen called the Holden Evening Prayer. Originally developed for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) it has widely become ecumenical in use. The service will last about 20 minutes
Sunday School Lenten Campaign
During Lent this year we will be collecting items for a children's play center to be built by local Girl Scout Troop 60111 at Grace's Kitchen in Plainfield.  The following items are needed:
  • coloring books
  • crayons 
  • colored pencils
  • simple crafts
  • puzzles
  • books
  • dolls
  • action figures
  • foam floor puzzle mat
  • storage bins
Items can be dropped off each Sunday in the chapel or during the week in the church office.  The last day for collection will be Easter Sunday, April 16th. 


This Week on the Mountain    
March 5, The First Sunday in Lent
    8:00 am      Holy Eucharist Rite I, Chapel
    9:00 am     Nursery Care, Room 2 Lower Level
                      Parish Choir Rehearsal, Church 
  10:00 am     Holy Eucharist Rite II with Choir, Church
                      Sunday School
  11:05 am     Boys' & Girls' Choir Rehearsal, Choir Room
  11:15 am     Coffee Hour, Parish Hall                
March 8, Wednesday
    8:15 am     Men's Bible Study, Meeting Room
    6:00 pm     Potluck Supper, Parish Hall
    7:00 pm     Evening Prayer, Church
   8:00 pm      Parish Choir Rehearsal, Choir Room
March 9, Thursday
  10:00 am      Women's Bible Study, Meeting Room
March 11, Saturday
  11:00 am      Sue Woods' Funeral, Church
March 12, The Second Sunday in Lent
   8:00 am       Holy Eucharist Rite I, Chapel
   9:00 am       Nursery Care, Room 2 Lower Level
                       Parish Choir Rehearsal, Church 
  10:00 am      Holy Eucharist Rite II with Choir, Church
                       Sunday Schoo l
  11:05 am       Boys' & Girls'  Choir  Rehearsal, Choir Room
  11:15 am     Coffee Hour, Parish Hall
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The Rev. Susan Ironside
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