news & updates for the week of June 28, 2020
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in action this week!
The quickest way to find links to online worship and gatherings.
Weekly Message from Mo. Sarah+
The building is closed, but the Church is most definitely OPEN!

Join us for our Town Hall meeting this Sunday after worship. We are constantly adapting to our new pandemic reality and we need your attention, feedback, and continual prayers.

See below for details.
Join us for this Town Hall to learn more about our Bishops' Plan for a phased "re-opening" of in-person worship and discuss implications/options for St. John's worship & ministry. Click title to learn more.
Meet & Greets with Mawethu and Mo. Sarah+

Choose a date below to gather on Zoom for some informal
Q & A and fellowship time with our clergy

* Sun, July 12 is especially for parents & school-aged children/youth, though you may attend any other meeting too!

We'll keep the groups to a max of 12 and will add dates if needed!
IMPORTANT NOTE: Registration for our worship Zoom meeting is necessary to help prevent unwanted interruptions "Zoom-bombers." Once you register once, you should not need to register again on future Sundays. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Morning Prayer
each Mon/Wed/Fri at 7:30 am

Compline (prayers at the close of day) every Tues/Thurs at 8:30 pm.

Join this source of spiritual sustenance in these trying times. Click here for details.
This short list was compiled by Joy Shillingsburg, co-facilitator of our Becoming Beloved Community group that has been delving into this journey of anti-racism and building a new future for more than three years.
Seniors and those with compromised immune systems, please let others help you with shopping and essential needs!
Click the title to find out more about our Summer Nutrition Program and other Outreach Updates.
 Godly Play continues each Sunday at 10:30AM. Join us for Bingo on July 5th at 4:30PM. Interested in joining a parent's small group? Click title for more information.
Click the title to learn more about all that's happening with our MS and HS/College groups weekly Zoom gatherings!
Giving Online

If you receive a stimulus check & don't need it for yourself, consider giving it to our COVID-19 relief fund or as a special gift to St. John's to cover pledges for those who may not be able to give.

Children & families in our community need our help.
Need help with technology?
Have a desire to help others get online & connect?

Email Barbara in the church office barbara@stjohnswf.com or call 919-556-3656 and she will forward your request to one of our Tech Deacons who will reach out to you directly.
Church Office Open Remotely Due to COVID
All staff are currently working from home.
Mail & calls are being forwarded.
Church Office Hours
8:00 am – 3:00 pm, Monday – Thursday

919-556-3656 – Office
919-562-8619 – Preschool

Mailing address: 
834 Durham Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587

The Rev. Sarah Phelps, Rector

Barbara Kwiatek, Parish Admin barbara@stjohnswf.com

Mawethu Ncaca, Curate

Joy Shillingsburg,
Director of Youth Ministry and Outreach

Sarah Bentley Allred,
Director of Children & Family Ministry