Announcements

Advent Wreathmaking

We will be offering Advent wreathmaking on Sunday, November 24 beginning after the 8:00 a.m. service and continuing after the 9:15 a.m. service. Wreaths and candles available for $5 each. Everyone is welcome, make your wreath before Advent 1! 

Ordination of the Rev. Deacon Cannon

The Rt. Rev. Dabney T. Smith will Ordain the Rev. Deacon Michael Cannon to the Sacred Order of Priests in St. John’s Church on Saturday, November 23, at 11:00 a.m. All are invited and encouraged to attend.  A reception honoring Michael and his wife, Erika, will follow the Ordination service in the parish hall. If…

St. John’s Giving Tree

It’s time to shop for the children who attend Cornerstone Kids, the local after-school program supported by our parish. The next two Sundays, look for the Christmas tree in the courtyard between/after services. There will be more ornaments to choose from this year: RED, WHITE, and BLUE. If you want to buy toys for a…

St. John’s School Admissions Open House

St. John’s School is hosting a fall Admissions Open House on Tuesday, October 29, at 8:30 a.m., for K(4) through Grade 4 at the Lower Division campus (906 South Orleans Avenue). Interested families can register at stjohnseagles.org/openhouse or contact Admissions for more information! Can’t make the Open House? The Primary Division is open for tours…

The Choir of St. John’s in Concert: Sunday, October 13

The removal of the carpet from the sanctuary this summer resulted in enhanced acoustics, and the Choir of St. John’s will present a concert of choral favorites to celebrate the new sound. The concert, which will take place on Sunday, October 13, at 5:00 p.m., will feature works by Olivier Messiaen, Robert Parsons, Sir Edward Bairstow, and…

DR Mission Trip 2019: San Timoteo Complete!

Visit our Facebook page and check out photos of Team II, Tampa Deanery Project 2019. The pictures show the completion of San Timoteo in Nizao, and the lodging at the Morrow Center in Bani. This summer’s St. John’s participants were Carol Ihrig and Sally Thompson, and they joined team members from Holy Innocents, St. Mark’s,…

Fall Game Night!

Save the date! Our Fall Game Night (Bingo) will be on Friday, September 20 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall. It will be a fun event for the whole family, with food and prizes! Please contact Ayana Grady at agrady@stjohnstampa.org if you would like to help!

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…

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…

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…