4 Oct 2019 0 Comment

“God’s Acre” — St. John’s Cemetery

St. John’s Cemetery has been serving St. John UCC and the Collinsvillearea for more than 110 years. It began in April of 1909, when our congregation decided to establish a “God’s Acre” or cemetery. They initially bought 9 3⁄4...
29 Sep 2019 0 Comment

October Celebrates Boy Scouts

The Scouting Program at St. John UCC The church has been the chartered organization for both Cub Scout Pack 48 and Boy Scout Troop 48 since 1940. The Boy Scout Troop was initially chartered in 1940 and continued through 1981. The troop...
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...
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...
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...
1 May 2019 0 Comment

Oaks Indian Mission Trip

Our youth will be heading back to Oaks Indian Mission in Oklahoma for their summer mission trip on Sunday, June 9. Along with prayers and support, the Welcome team would like to send them with some items for the center and the youth...
18 Jan 2019 0 Comment

Caregivers Needed

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