Upcoming Events

Annual Taste of St. John's

Sunday, May 20 > 12pm - 5pm

​Come and taste food from around the world, created by Church Family Members!

End of Summer Beach Day

Saturday, August 18 > 11am - 3pm

​You are invited to the last day of summer at the beach with your church family. This year we will have our beach day at: ​ Ocean Park Beach 25 Ocean Park Blvd Santa Monica, CA 90405 Lifeguard Station 26 ​ Come join us for fun in the sun and a surprise service project! Bring your own lunch and we will provide snacks and drinks. Open to everyone of all ages!

Spiritual Gifts Discovery Seminar

Saturday, September 29 > 9am - 3pm

​Several hundred people have taken this St. John’s seminar since 1985. . . .  What, not you?  This is your year.  Come and learn about 20 spiritual gifts from Scripture and discover which ones you have been given to use to help the body of believers in Christ grow. 

Rooted Thanksgiving Dinner

Sunday, November 18 > 6pm - 8pm

​All Rooted students are invited to join us for a Thanksgiving feast; we’ll have dinner together, study “thanksgiving” in the Bible and play some great games! Every student, or family, should bring a dish to share!

Annual Silent Retreat

April 5-7

Mark your calendars for our annual Silent Retreat, April 5-7 at Mount Calvary Monastery in Santa Barbara. Rita Augustine will be available on the patio after worship in February to accept registrations and answer questions. She can also be reached at 3103969056

Good Friday Tenebrae Service with Celtic Choir

Friday, April 19 > 7:30pm

<p style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-style:italic"><span style="font-family:open sans,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-weight:bold">Experience the profound empathy of Jesus on Good Friday!</span></span></span></span></p>

<p style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:open sans,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:16px">In this very special service we will extinguish candles as we contemplate the seven last words of Christ from the cross accompanied by traditional music from&nbsp;our Celtic Choir. This&nbsp;is certain to be a uniquely spiritual and moving experience. &nbsp;</span></span></p>

Alpha Course 2018

Tuesdays, January 9 - March 20 > 7pm

<p><span style="font-family:times new roman">​St. John&#39;s will be starting a new Alpha film series! What is Alpha? Alpha is an 11-Week Practical Introduction to the Christian faith that offers real answers to some key questions of life. Alpha&nbsp;is for anyone! For more details, please click here</span>.</p>

Junior High Summer Camp

July 15 - 20

​All Students are invited to join us for a week at Forest Home! We’ll spend the week playing awesome games, worshipping together, and doing everything camp has to offer like ziplining, lasertag, the blop, milkshakes, and so much more!

Rooted Fall Kickoff!

Sunday, September 9 > 5pm - 7pm

​Join us as we kick off the new season of Rooted with a night of action-packed activities. Meet on the church lawn. Dinner will be provided. Contact Katie Back, katie.back@stjohnspres.org, with any questions.

Annual Congregational Meeting 2018

Sunday, October 1 > 12pm

<p><span style="font-family:times new roman">​Come and learn what&#39;s happening at St. John&rsquo;s and learn&nbsp;how you can become involved</span>.</p>

Christmas Day Service

Tuesday, December 25 > 10:15am

​Join us for a celebration of the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ!

Palm Sunday Service

April 14 > 10:15am

<p style="font-size: 16px"><span style="font-size: 16px"><span style="font-family: &quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif"><em><strong>Experience Jesus triumphal entry into Jerusalem!</strong></em></span></span></p>
<p style="font-size: 16px"><span style="font-size: 16px"><span style="font-family: &quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif">“Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!”</span></span></p>

Children's Easter Party and Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 21 during Sunday School and after the service

<p style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:open sans,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:16px">​During Sunday School and after the service.&nbsp;Bring your kids&nbsp;to hear the Easter story, play games, do special activities, and more.</span></span></p>

Spring Family Movie Night

Friday, March 24 > 6pm - 9pm

<p><span style="font-family:times new roman;">​Join us on the St John&rsquo;s&nbsp;lawn for an outdoor movie on the big screen</span>.</p>

Annual Church Family Picnic

Saturday, August 5 > 10:30am

​Please join us for our annual Church Family Picnic. This year, our picnic will be held at: ​ Mar Vista Park 11430 Woodbine St Los Angeles, CA 90066 ​ This event is open to all St. John’s members, their friends and families. Contact Ellery Holdridge if you would like to volunteer to help with this event.

Annual Deacons' Red Cross Blood Drive

Saturday, September 22

<p class="p1" style="font-size:15px"><span style="color:#000000;"><span style="font-size:15px"><span style="font-family:open sans,sans-serif">​​Save a life - donate blood. Starting August 5th, you can make an appointment online to give blood: &nbsp;go to www.redcrossblood.org, enter sponsor code StJohnPres11000 in the upper right corner, click on the red arrow, click on the &quot;Blood&quot; link for the desired appointment time (or the &quot;Power Red&quot; link only if you meet the more stringent&nbsp;eligibility requirements), and sign-in or create an account if you don&#39;t already have one. Sign-ups will also be available after Sunday services in August. ​ Volunteer opportunities are available to help register people and&nbsp;clean up. Walk-ins are welcome but priority will be given to those with scheduled appointments.</span></span></span></p>

Rooted Halloween Party!

Sunday, October 28 > 6pm - 8pm

​Jr. and Sr. high students are invited to join us for awesome games, lots of candy, and a costume contest with great prizes!

Pageant of Our Lord

March 29-April 14

This theatrical masterpiece combines the presentation of life-sized paintings and sculptures with original narration and the Rolling Hills Covenant Church sanctuary choir and orchestra. Visit the table on the patio after worship, or the church office.

Holy Thursday Service

Thursday, April 18 > 7:30pm

<p style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-style:italic"><span style="font-weight:bold"><span style="font-family:open sans,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:16px">Experience the passion of Jesus!</span></span></span></span></p>

<p style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:open sans,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:16px">Communion, the Passover Seder, the last Supper, are all similar reminders of God&rsquo;s grace and saving power.&nbsp;We celebrate the gift of Jesus&rsquo; body broken for us, his blood shed for us.&nbsp;&nbsp;We hear of the love, trust and passion of Jesus, willing to sacrifice his life to bring us into the kingdom of God.</span></span></p>

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