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Thank our Community Servants Day

St. John Outreach Event
Thank our Community Servants Day

Sunday, October 22, 2017

10:30 AM - (After Worship)

Join us on Sunday, October 22 for our first ever Thank Our Community Servants Day.

  • Package cookies to bring to fire stations, nursing home staff, and other community locations.
  • Write a card or note of gratitude.
  • Brunch will be served.

We need 45 dozen cookies or brownies to make this servant event a success.

Sign up at front desk at St. John.

Country Kitchen & Craft Booth

Country Kitchen & Craft Booth
St. John Lutheran Church Booth at the Vendor Fair

We need donations for our St. John Country Kitchen & Craft themed booth for the Vendor Fair on November 18, 2017.

We are looking for items you would typically find in a country kitchen or for sale at a fair.

Items needed:

  • Hand crafted wood items
  • Knitted or crochet items
  • Wreaths or home-made decorations
  • Home canned jellies, jams, fruits, and vegetables.

Proceeds will benefit St. John Outreach Ministry. Information about church ministry will be given with every purchase.

Please place donations in the box marked “St. John Country Kitchen and Craft Booth” in the Lobby

Revelation Bible Study

Wednesdays at 7:00 pm at St John
Pastor Mike will be leading a study on the book of Revelation

Material used in the class:
Due to copyrights I can only provide print copies of the Revelation study guide for those who attend the class at St John. But you can purchase the study guide by clicking on the link below. Other books, that I make reference to, can also be purchased using the links below.

Hearts and Hands partnership

The senior outreach group is thrilled to announce a partnership with Hearts and Hands, an organization that helps elderly and disabled individuals maintain independence by way of volunteers who help with things like transportation and other supportive tasks. St. John is helping to bring these meaningful services to folks in Wheatfield and neighboring communities.

On Saturday, September 16, St. John will be hosting an informational breakfast from 10 to 11am.

Hearts and Hands will discuss their services and how to help. ALL are invited...maybe you want to learn more about how to utilize services or hear how you can easily serve. Please invite anyone who might need support from this partnership along with anyone who may be looking for an easy, non-threatening way to reach out with God's love.

On behalf of the senior outreach group, trust us, you won't want to miss this!

See you Saturday, September 16!  

Food for the Poor

On Sunday, September 17, Pastor Gary Bauch, retired LCMS pastor currently living in Rochester, will be our guest preacher.  Pastor Bauch is a spokesperson of Food For The Poor, an international relief and development organization, providing housing, healthcare, education, fresh water, emergency relief and micro-enterprise assistance, in addition to feeding thousands of people each day in 17 countries of the Caribbean and Latin America.  Founded in 1982, the interdenominational Christian ministry serves the poorest of the poor. Pastor Bauch will share with us their ministry and how we can help support their ministry.

Food for the Poor

Pastor Gary Bauch currently lives in the Rochester, NY area.  He is a graduate of Concordia Theological Seminary in Ft. Wayne, IN and was ordained a pastor in the LCMS in 1987.  Rev. Bauch has served parishes in Gary, IN, New Kensington, PA, West Henrietta, NY and Hamilin, NY.  In addition to parish service, he has also served as a chaplain in the Veteran's Administration, Monroe County Hospital, Rochester Presbyterian Home and Unity Health System.  Pastor Bauch is married to Jean and they have three sons, two daughters-in-law, and four grandchildren.

St John Weekly News

Click on the date to see a digital version of our St John News given out each Sunday at Worship.

(right click on the date to download the PDF file to your computer)

August 6, 2017


Vacation Bible School 2017


Vacation Bible School August 14-18, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:45 pm

St John Lutheran Church & School 6950 Ward Rd, North Tonawanda Preschool - Fourth Grade

Click HERE to register your child(ren)

Volunteers Needed - Click HERE to register as a volunteer