Upcoming Events


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Sunday Morning Classes
 
Women and the Bible
November 4, 11, 18
Taught by St. John’s staff and clergy – the Reverend Whitney Burton, Chrissy Mortlock and Cara Modisett. 
 

 
Advent Wreath Making and Potluck Supper
November 25, 6 p.m. in the parish hall
We’ll provide chicken, you bring a side dish and $5 to make your Advent wreath! Please consider donating greenery and clippings: drop off outside the parish hall doors starting Nov. 24.



 
Women at the Well
We invite all women of the parish to be part of a new ministry, Women at the Well, which grew out of this summer’s women’s retreat. We’ll meet once a month in the parish hall for a potluck, offering contributions that will go toward one or more programs focused on women and children. Fall dates: Sept. 13, Oct. 11, Nov. 8, Dec. 6. at 6 p.m. Contact the Reverend Whitney Burton for more information, wburton@stjohnsroanoke.org.


 
 St. John’s Book Club
6:30 p.m. in the conference room.
Contact Mary Mackin at mmackin@stjohnsroanoke.org for more information.
December 6: Don’t you Ever by Mary Carter Bishop

 


Memory and Hope/To Do Them Well: Edmunds Lecture Series
Our tradition of the Dodson Lecture series continues in partnership with Second Presbyterian. Beginning in 2018, we will alternate years with Second Presbyterian, each parish offering a guest speaker on faith and religion. On November 11 and 12, Presbyterian pastor and theologian Ted Wardlaw, president of Austin Theological Seminary, will give lectures at 7 p.m. at Second Presbyterian, followed by receptions. All are invited!



Rector’s Reception
Folks new to St. John’s, or wanting to be more involved at St. John’s, are invited to an informal rector’s reception on November 15. Contact the church, 540-343-9341, for more information or RSVP Whitney Burton, wburton@stjohnsroanoke.org.



Red Cross Blood Drive
Wednesday, November 28, 12-5 p.m. in the parish hall
Contact 1-800-RED-CROSS to sign up.



Canterbury Book and Author Event
Thursday, November 29, 6 p.m. in the parish hall
Our One Word: Creating Spiritual Joy and Depth by Martha Bourlakas


 
Yoga at St. John’s 
Mondays 10-11 a.m.  Wednesdays 6-7 p.m. 
(Fees are $90 for a 10-class punch card, $10 for drop-in. 
Child care is available on Wednesday evenings. 

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