General Convention: Making History with the Holy Spirit

Billy Kingery, a parishioner at St. John’s, is a deputy to General Convention this year, and sends this reflection from Austin, Texas. The Holy Spirit has been soaring these past six days. She’s been swooping down and whooshing us up, sometimes brushing us gently with the softness of her feathers and sometimes gripping us fiercely… Continue reading General Convention: Making History with the Holy Spirit

Christine Mortlock Named New Minister to Children and Families

We are pleased to welcome Christine Mortlock to the staff of St. John’s. She is already familiar to many of us, singing regularly at The Gathering, participating in Journey Groups and our annual women’s retreat, and leading a four-session small group on Marcus Borg’s The Heart of Christianity this spring. Beginning August 1, Chrissy will… Continue reading Christine Mortlock Named New Minister to Children and Families

New Youth Ministry Space Makes Room for the Diocese

First-floor renovations are making room for new spaces for our middle and high school youth ministries. The space that housed the nursery until the creation of our Child Care Center in 2017 is undergoing a transformation thanks to a generous $120,000 gift from John Boardman and his children, Scottie Boardman House, Holly Boardman Burton, Beth… Continue reading New Youth Ministry Space Makes Room for the Diocese