St. John's is a caring place where everyone can live, learn and grow together in Christ.

Worship


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ADULT CHOIR

Our adult choir rehearses on Sundays.  They sing at the 9:30 AM service. They are off for the summer.  Newcomers are welcome anytime.

HANDBELL CHOIR

Weekly evening rehearsals leading up to seasonal performances.  Beginners are welcome.

ST. JOHN’S COMMUNITY SING

Anyone who wishes to sing or just make a joyful noise is invited to join this seasonal choir.  The music is easier and more upbeat. Perfect for families who want to sing together or those who just want to sing occasionally.  Opportunities to be announced.

CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM

Our children proclaim the Christmas story in word and song on the Sunday before Christmas.  All children, youth and parents are invited to be part of this annual holiday event. Nativity Rehearsals are held on the Sundays leading up to the program.

COMMUNITY WORSHIP SERVICES

We join with other Wilmette congregations and community leaders for a special inter-faith Thanksgiving service.  We also gather with our local Lutheran churches for other special services including Epiphany and Ascension.

NURSERY CARE

The nursery is staffed during the 9:30 AM service for your convenience .  Please visit our nursery and introduce yourself to Sue.

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COMMUNITY PET BLESSING

Members and neighbors are invited to bring their pets to St. John’s for a special service of blessing and time of fellowship led by our pastors. Treats are available for all of Gods’ creatures.

WEDDINGS

For members and their families and non-members. Pre-marital counseling and service planning is also included.

RENEWAL OF WEDDING VOWS

For members and their families and non-members.

FUNERALS

For members and their families and non-members.  Pastoral care and counseling and service planning is also included. We provide both funerals and memorial services.

VISITING THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND

Our pastors provide care and communion to the sick and homebound, both members and their family and non-members.