Announcements & Events
February Ladies' Luncheon
Please join us for the ladies' luncheon, which will be hosted at the home of Susan Kennedy, on Thursday, Feb l7th at 12 noon. Please bring your sandwich; drinks and dessert will be provided. The address is 18 Brook Hollow Road, Gladstone. Please RSVP to Susan at 908-234-0267.
Workshop "Living Into the Millennium Development Goals"
Convocation of the Diocese of New Jersey is hosting an interactive workshop entitled "Living Into the Millennium Development Goals" on Saturday, Feb 19 from 9am until noon. We invite you to join us to learn about the MDGs and to explore ways to support this global initiative to fulfill Jesus' call to care for the most vulnerable. Please contact Sarah Paige in the diocesan office to register at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (609) 394-5281.
Six week series on "Paul's Thought and Later Developments of 'The Pauline School'"
Begins on March 6, 2011 at 3 pm at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Basking Ridge. They will host Dr. William Stroker, Professor Emeritus of Religion from Drew University. Dr. Stroker received his PhD. from Yale University in 1970 and subsequently studied the Coptic scriptures in Egypt and writing in the library of Strasburg, France. Stroker was the Chair of Department of Religion at Drew and continues to teach at the Madison Library. A suggested fee of $35 for the series is recommended. Please reserve a seat by contacting the office of St. Mark's at 908-766-0510, 140 So. Finley Ave. All are welcomed to attend and participate, but seats are limited. Topics included within the six week series are: Introduction to Paul's Life and Letters, Basic Pauline Theology, Judaism and "Christianity" according to Paul Pauline Ethics, Problems in Pauline Churches, Letters attributed to Paul, reflecting later times and developments, and the Roles of the Laity. For more information click here.
Meet Dr. Stroker, at St. John on the Mountain, on Sunday, February 20th when he joins us for coffee hour in Parish Hall.
Grace's Soup Kitchen
Join us on February 25, from 10:00AM to 1:00PM. Sign up sheets are on the bulletin board near the Parish Hall. Please sign-up or contact Fenn Putman (973) 543-7017 or email@example.com.
Habitat for Humanity Work Day
Saturday, April 9th from 8:30am to 3:30pm for the Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity in Bridgewater. Ten spaces are available. Sign-up early to get your spot! The sign-up sheet is located on the bulletin board near Parish Hall.
Somerville Food Bank Staffing Opportunities
St. John staffs the Food Bank every Saturday in April, from 10am-12noon. Reserve your space! The sign-up sheet is located on the bulletin board near Parish Hall.
Save the Date!
Save the date September 27 - October 4, 2011 for the Diocesan trip to live, work and worship with our companions and partners in the Diocese of Ecuador Central. Details to follow soon.