This week at St. John
Sunday, June 2 – Sunday of the Samaritan Woman
Please consider sponsoring the fellowship for Sunday, June 9.
As a security precaution, the side door will be locked except during Sunday services. During any service the doorbell will be turned off. Please come in the front door or ask for assistance during regular weekly services.
The food bank continues to have much need for donations. Each time Carrol takes food there they weigh the church's donation, and our gifts are much appreciated. The food pantry donation box is in the narthex area.
Parents, submit a letter to the parish council to request assistance for children going to camp this summer:
Please let Fr. Peter know today if you are interested in joining a women's book club over the months of June and July. The book to be discussed will be Fr. Lawrence Farley's Feminism and Tradition. Also, if you are interested in studying a book of the Bible, or a certain topic from an Orthodox perspective, please let Fr. Peter know, as he is trying to organize the education program for the fall and spring.
The Philoptochos Annual 'Ladies’ Night Out: Mini Golf & Dinner will be held on June 11, 2013, at 3001 Wright Brothers Blvd. East, Cedar Rapids, for mini golf and Culvers (2435 Edgewood Rd. SW) for dinner. We meet at the club house at 6:00 pm. All the ladies of our church are invited. Please RSVP to Kay Escobedo at 319-350-9826 or on the sign-up sheet in the church hall.
SPRING DINNER: Thank you to all who helped by selling tickets and/or working at the event. We especially thank those who signed up and helped during this important fundraiser. Please remember to return any income from ticket sales and all unsold tickets as soon as possible. There are some leftover items for sale; if interested, please speak with Michael during fellowship.
FALL DINNER: It’s not too early to start planning for the next event, coming up on October 13. The sign-up sheet for helping at the event is posted in the church hall. As always, we need everyone’s help, so plan on attending and pick a shift or two that you can donate to this fundraiser.