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St. John's Lutheran Church

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Springfield, Illinois

Mission Statement: To be and make disciples for Christ in response to God’s grace.

Vision Statement: St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church is called to grow in meaningful relationships with Christ, with each other, and with the community as we are gathered for worship, equipped for discipleship, and sent to care.

Address: 2477 West Washington Street, Springfield, IL 62702

Phone: 217-793-3933

Fax: 217-793-4564

Scroll down to view some of our Highlighted Events here at St. John's. Be sure to check out our Messenger (click here) and Eagle Newsletter (click here) to learn about all our upcoming events.

Dinner on the Lawn!

Wednesdays through the summer.

Wednesday night will be a perfect evening to join us for Dinner on the Lawn!

Main dish, drinks and table service provided. Please bring a dish to share.

After, make sure to come to Growing in God's Garden Fine Arts Camp! We hope to see you on Wednesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. this summer.

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School Supply Collection

This year we will be collecting school supplies for both our Annual Back-To-School Cookout and for the Lutheran World Relief School Kit Drive. You can drop your donations off at the church.

On Wednesday, July 20 we are inviting everyone from St. John’s as well as our surrounding neighbors to join us for our 3rd Annual Back-To-School Cookout and Backpack and School Supplies Giveaway. There will be games for the children and plenty of food and fellowship for all. We invite you to bring a side dish or dessert to share.

2016 School Supply Collection List

Book bags (new or gently used)

#2 Pencils (with eraser)

Crayons (24 size box)

Glue sticks

Pocket folders (plain colors, no characters)

Pink erasers

Individual Pencil Sharpener

70 page 1-subject wide-ruled notebook (any color)

Pencil boxes or zippered pencil bag

Package of black ink pens

Box of colored pencils

Scissors (with a blunt or sharp end)

Ruler (with both inches and centimeters)

All Church Camping Trip

We are heading back to Camp CILCA Friday, July 29-Sunday, July 31 for our 3rd annual All Church Camping Trip. This camping trip is for all ages. Come for the whole weekend or just for a day. More information to follow soon.

African Ensemble

Saturday, July 30, at 5:00 p.m. Worship Service

African Ensemble of Central Illinois - Next Saturday, July 30 at our 5:00 p.m.worship service, members of the African Ensemble of Central Illinois will be sharing

their music with us. Members of the choir live in Illinois but have come fromthe various countries of Africa. St. John’s disciple Mistrale Kwopnang-Yonpam,who hails from Cameroon, is a member of this group. Plan to worship with us thatevening and enjoy the varied gifts of our brothers and sisters in Christ!

Lemonade in the Lobby

Thursday, August 4 at St. John's

Lemonade in the Lobby - On Thursday, August 4, the cast of “Godspell” will perform selections from the upcoming performances being presented at the Hoogland Center for the Arts, August 26 - 28 and September 2 - 4. “Godspell” is the story of Jesus and his disciples, told in song and parables. Join the cast in the sanctuary at 7 pm on August 4 for this preview of the show, the last Lemonade in the Lobby of our summer season! Dessert and lemonade will be served following the performance.

Please click on the link above "Website Donations and Payments" to make a donation to St. John's Lutheran Church or to pay St. John's Lutheran Preschool tuition.

You can also use your credit or debit card at the kiosk at the church, you can text your donation or payment to 217-212-2223 or download the app from the App store or at www.

Thank you for using electronic giving!

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