2014-Blessing-of-the-Animals-WILES-401-photoshoppedThe Book of Common Prayer describes the ministry of every baptized believer in these words: “The ministry of lay persons is to represent Christ and his Church; to bear witness to him wherever they may be.” (BCP 855)

St. John’s seeks to reach out to our community by sharing the Gospel and by serving those who are in need. Contact our Ministry Coordinator, Sylvia Moore, if you are interested in any of the following.

Evangelism

  • Evangelism Committee (develop education and initiatives)
  • Greeter (identify and receive newcomers on Sunday)
  • Welcoming Committee (deliver guest bags to visitors, host newcomer brunches)

Outreach

  • Outreach Committee (assessing local and international missions and ministries and determining the parish’s financial support)
  • Sandwich Ministry for Austin Street Centre (twice a year commitment)
  • Gateway_thanks1Volunteer at the White Rock Center of Hope (assisting people in need in our community)
  • Tutoring at Reinhardt Elementary School
  • Kairos Prison Ministry
  • Gateway of Grace ministry to refugees