The Good News Update

August 22, 2018

8 a.m. Holy Eucharist (1928)
10 a.m. Holy Eucharist: Rite II

Collect for Sunday:  Grant, we beseech thee, merciful God, that thy Church, being gathered together in unity by thy Holy Spirit, may manifest thy power among all peoples, to the glory of thy Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, world without end.  Amen.


The Rev. Luke Lucas’ Men’s Study Group — Will resume on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. beginning 9/11/18. Join us in the Poynor room as we study "Against the Flow" by John Lennox

Men’s Bible Study — Wednesdays at 7 a.m. in the Poynor Room; meetings are ongoing

Adult Bible Study — Wednesdays at 11 a.m. in the Poynor Room following the 10:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist & Healing Service in the Chapel

** Roland Skinner's Sunday School Class — If you attended Roland Skinner’s Sunday School class, The History of Christianity: From the Disciples to the Dawn of the Reformation this past year and would like to view any sessions that you missed,
the DVD is available in the church office. This class will resume in the fall with the final 6 sessions.


Sunday, August 26th
Youth Messy Games Night - 4-6:30PM at St. John's

Wednesday, August 29th
Youth Group 6-8PM
Choir Practice 6PM

Sunday, September 9th
Rally Sunday - Picnic following 10AM service

Sunday, September 16th
Sunday School begins; Normal service schedule resumes

October 4-8th Directory Photo Dates
October 28th - Trunk or Treat
November 4th - Bishop's Visitation & Confirmation

Directory Update
St. John’s is growing and it’s time for a new directory! Make an appointment for your photo to be taken by clicking the link below. If you have young children, please be sure to sign up early. The early times will fill first. Solid colors and subtle coordinating patterns are the best choice for a timeless photograph. Starting August 26th, paper sign ups will also be available after both services.
News & Events Around the Diocese
Fall 2018 Jubilate Deo

For a sneak peak at stories about the recent GAFCON gathering, the evangelism workshop, how our current culture is closer to Babylon than Jerusalem and a plethora of stories from churches, click the link below to read more

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Men's Summit III - "A Work To Do" - Diocese South Carolina

Men's Summit III - "A Work To Do" with Bishop Mark Lawrence 9:00 am | Continental Breakfast 9:30 am - 12:30 pm | Summit Talks Click Here to Register

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