Posts by LeeL

Baseball with the Bishop: August 30

The date for the 10th Annual Baseball with the Bishop at Tropicana Field is Friday, August 30. Proceeds benefit Episcopal Charities of Southwest Florida. The event is the Rays vs. Cleveland Indians. Lower level tickets are $25. Start time is 7:10 p.m.; gates open at 5:40 p.m. To order, call Jeane Drury at 727.342.5719 or…

Cornerstone Kids Need Supplies for the School Year

As the new school year approaches, your generous support is requested for the children at Cornerstone Kids. The goal is to raise $1,500 to cover the cost of backpacks and school supplies for 35 children. Please put your check, made out to St. John’s, in the alms basin or drop it off in the parish…

Clergyperson Sought

St. John’s is seeking a Curate or Associate Rector (depending on level of experience) to join our parish family. St. John’s Church, located in the Historic Hyde Park neighborhood, was founded in 1912. We are a vibrant, multi-generational parish known for our excellence in liturgy and music. We are home to a wide variety of lay-led ministries focused on pastoral care, outreach,…

July Service Schedule: Combined Service at 10:00 a.m.

During the month of July this year, we will hold two services each Sunday, at 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. The 10:00 a.m. service will take the place of the 9:15 and 11:15 a.m. services.Holy Hospitality Coffee Hour will continue in the parish hall after the 10:00 a.m. service. This will be a wonderful opportunity to…

Help for Holy Hospitality

The Holy Hospitality team welcomes more volunteers to bring food from time to time. The process has been streamlined using Sign-up Genius, and we would love to add names of willing participants to the email list. The coffee hours have been very successful and popular, and the more people who help make them that much better!…

St. John’s Choir in Concert

On Friday, May 3, at 12:00 noon, the Choir of St. John’s will sing a concert in Sykes Chapel of the University of Tampa as part of their lunchtime concert series. The program, lasting approximately forty minutes, will encompass a broad repertoire of pieces from the liturgical seasons of the year. Admission is free, and…

Upcoming Special Events and Holiday Services

April 14 Palm Sunday: Choral Evensong, 5:00 p.m., Church April 18  Maundy Thursday: Holy Eucharist, 7:00 p.m., Church April 19  Good Friday       Morning Prayer and Holy Communion from the Reserved Sacrament, 7:00 a.m., Chapel       The Liturgy for Good Friday with St. John’s Choir, 12:00 noon, Church       Tolling of the Bells, 3:00 p.m.       Evening Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Church April 20  Holy…

Lenten Series

The journey through Lent into Easter is a journey with Jesus. We are baptized into his life, self-giving, and death; then we rise in hope to life transformed. We invite you to walk with Jesus on his Way of Love into the experience of transformed life, through the depths of salvation history into the fullness…