Children's Sunday! On 14 September, Wendy Langlois
will honor the children of St John in the Wilderness. She will describe
the new Sunday School program and invite registration for the new term.
Class begins 21 September.
Louise Peterson have published the Fall issue of Voice in the Wilderness.
Read Lucy Eldridge's profile
of Marilyn and Kent Kay.
Our preservation fund is richer after the Sparking Summer Soiree, organized by
Christine Parker and Pete
Krane and supported by dozens of local businesses and friends.
We are now within a few thousand dollars of our $40,000 goal for a new
roof. Thanks to all who worked hard to make the event such a success!
Peace, and Integrity of Creation
(JPIC) is a worldwide movement to promote social and economic
justice and respect for the environment. Diocese of Central NY is
as an organizing principle for social justice.
After 3 decades of devoted service, Jane Peck, our
esteemed treasurer, is passing the mantle to Louise Peterson.
We thank Jane, Louise, and all the faithful serving the church,
sometimes in shadows and in silence..
from the Greater Good Science Center
reveals that an attitude of gratitude changes brain chemistry so as to
strengthen relationships and increase happiness. As has been said
before, science is catching up to truths that religion found
We made a list of the many Good
Causes supported by St John in the Wilderness. Can
you add to
Divine Reading/ Contemplative Prayer Group:
Wednesdays at 3 pm on your calendar and gather with us in the rectory
for the Divine Reading/Centering Prayer Group. This
approach to scripture will bring peace to your soul.
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you checked the St John's Photobook? Several new faces have been
do not live to ourselves, and we do not die to ourselves. If we live,
we live to the Lord, and if we die, we die to the Lord; so then,
whether we live or whether we die, we are the Lord's. For to this end
Christ died and lived again, so that he might be Lord of both the dead
and the living.
do you pass judgment on your brother or sister? Or you, why do you
despise your brother or sister? For we will all stand before the
judgment seat of God.