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...
2 Aug 2019 0 Comment

Fun Facts!

Since we are getting ready to update/fix our organ this article was timed perfectly! One Hundred Years Ago this excerpt was taken from the July 19, 1919 issue of The Advertiser newspaper in...
24 Jul 2019 0 Comment

St. John’s Community Care seeking interns

We are seeking interns (unpaid) in the following areas: • Marketing/Public Relations • Mass Communication • Video filming • Social Media Traits we are seeking: • Able to work independently •...
4 Jul 2019 0 Comment

Happy 4th of July

Wishing everyone a happy and sage 4th of...
6 Jun 2019 0 Comment

A View Outside My Window

There’s a view outside my window the world’s canvass is kind to show; The sand, though hot, is wavy like the ocean; its appearance, not unlike the snow. At a distance, I see the blue ocean, reaching up to touch the blue sky; For whom...
4 Jun 2019 0 Comment

Mosaic Summer Themes and Dates

Have you ever listened to a song on the radio, maybe even sang along with it, and then realized you have no idea what the lyrics mean?  Have you listened to a song and thought, wow, for a secular song that has a really great message? ...
31 May 2019 0 Comment

Evening Circle

On June 2, 1941 several young ladies sitting on small pink and blue chairs in the Kindergarten area of the church held a meeting. They were discussing ways to form a society for women who had no specific place in other church...