23 Aug 2019 0 Comment

2019 To Mars & Beyond VBS

We had a great week at VBS! We had a great staff, great kids, and great ministry! This year we had 95 kids registered for VBS – we averaged 86.5 students in attendance a day. To show you what a huge outreachministry VBS is, 63% of...
16 Aug 2019 0 Comment

S.O.S. Soup Kitchen

St. John Church was instrumental in laying the groundwork for the Soup Kitchen Coalition. A committee was formed to reach out to other congregations and civic organizations to join us in serving a hot meal every Thursday evening. Men’s...
9 Aug 2019 0 Comment

Homework Help and Hoops

There is a high correlation between poverty and not doing well in school. Presently, Collinsville Unit #10 is at approximately 65% free and reduced lunches, putting 65% of students at risk of not being successful in school. Homework Help...
12 Jul 2019 0 Comment

Key Networking and Personal Growth Opportunities

Two years and three months of ministry together has provided ample opportunities for readers of the monthly Informer to learn that denominational affiliations are very important to me.  Congregations I’ve served, during the past...