Opportunities to Serve
Serve in Programming
Serve in Ministry Programming
Council on Ministries
The Council on Ministries oversees the various ministries at the church and determines the direction and planning for the future of these ministries. The Council on Ministries is made up of the chairs of the ministry programming committees
The Worship Committee's goal and purpose is to aid the congregation in understanding the meaning, purpose, and practice of worship. Our Worship Committee is responsible for: Acolytes, Advent Task Force, Altar Guild, Communion Stewards, Lay Leaders, Lent Task Force, Ushers, & Weddings
Missions & Societal Concerns
Missions and Societal Concerns evaluates how St. John's uses its resources to meet the needs of its neighbors both locally and abroad.
Christian Education & Spiritual Formation
Christian Education and Spiritual Formation oversees and resources Sunday School, Bible Studies, Prayer Vigils, the prayer chain email, aswell as special Christian education or Spiritual formation events.
Purpose: To develop group activities for the congregation.
Mission: To let our light shine, that God through Jesus Christ, is revealed to the community of the church and to the world.
Provides love and care to church members that need it due to various things that have taken place in their lives. Includes the Bereavement Committee, Caserole Committee, Senior Freinds Ministry, Prayer Shawl Ministry, and Card Ministry.
Records and History
The Committee on Records and History maintains the church archives and prepares historical information for various things like the church directory and web site.
Those interested are encouraged to volunteer in St. John's Nursery. The nursery team assists the nursery administrator in plannign nursery volunteer trainings, recruiting nursery volunteers and with maintaining the nursery facilities.
The Children's Council helps plan and carry out all children's ministries and events.
Quest Adult Leadership Team
The Quest adult Leadership Team helps plan and carry out all Quest youth ministries and events.
The purpose of the Committee on Campus Ministry is to provide ministry to college students at Wintrhop University and college students from St. John's on other campuses. The committee is a witness and a support to that age group.
The Young Adult committee plans events and small group opportunities for the young adults in our church.
The purpose of the Committee on Adults is to address the concerns and conditions of adults in the community so that they may grow in their understanding of themselves and the Christian faith, and that their quality of life may be improved.
The Senior Adults committee helps plan and carry out a varied and wide-ranging program with adults including worship, study, fellowship, service opportunities, Retired Fellowship, "Stretch and Walk", and trips