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Part of the Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida, St. John’s Church is a vibrant, growing parish located in the Hyde Park neighborhood of South Tampa. We invite you to visit our beautiful, historic church and hear our angelic Anglican-style choir.

Our Mission

Our mission is to proclaim, by word and example, the good news of God in Christ, and to build a spiritual community forming Christians of all ages through education, worship, and outreach.

Our Sunday Services
We have resumed in-person services in the Church with safe distancing procedures in place, including required face coverings and a maximum capacity of 100 people. Services are said Morning Prayer at 8:00 a.m. and Choral Morning Prayer, or Matins, at 10:00 a.m.  Our regular Sunday service schedule and Holy Hospitality Coffee Hour will resume in the future.
Service Streaming
The 10:00 a.m. service is streamed on Facebook Live and uploaded to our YouTube channel after its conclusion each week. Bulletins and newsletters for Sunday services can be found here.
Virtual Sunday School
Sunday School for children will continue to be conducted virtually. To participate, please contact Ayana Grady at agrady@stjohnstampa.org. Our nursery is closed until further notice. 
Virtual Worship and Ministries
We offer many other forms of virtual worship and ministry, including small Bible study groups and daily Evening Prayer by our Rector. All are welcome to participate! Click here to see our complete schedule.
Chapel of the Resurrection
Our lovely outdoor chapel and courtyard are open 24/7. Please practice safe distancing measures with others if you visit.
Giving and Support
We encourage you to support the parish financially, either with an ongoing pledge or a one-time gift. You can do so using the Give Now button at the top right of this page, or by clicking here. You can also give by text by texting SJE to 73256 and following the prompts.
Let’s Connect!
The St. John’s family would love to get to know you. If you have questions, please call 813.259.1570, or click on the box below to send us an email. We look forward to meeting you soon!
 
 
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Weekly Wednesday Scroll

Thanksgiving 2020Thanksgiving 2020

The offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday and Friday. We will hold a service at 10:00 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, both in the church and streamed live.

Although 2020 has been a year of many trials, we know that God is ever good and worthy of our gratitude and worship. We hope you will join us from where ever you are celebrating!

Announcements

Advent and Christmas Lessons and Carols

Sunday Services in Person and Streamed, Downloadable Bulletins

We have resumed in-person services with appropriate controls in place. The services are a celebration of the Holy Eucharist (Rite I) at 8:00 a.m. and the Holy Eucharist (Rite II) at 10:00 a.m. The 10:00 a.m. service is also streamed on Facebook and here on our website. You can watch Sunday services later on our…

Online Prayer Resources

Many of us are using online prayer, scripture, and devotional resources-some are old friends from pre-pandemic days, others you may have discovered more recently.   Here are some examples that you may want to sample; all of them are free.  If you know of others, please send the information to Deacon Kathleen at kmoore@stjohnstampa.org and she will share them.…

Virtual Ministry Meetings and Worship Services

In addition to a live stream of our main service at 10:00 a.m. on Facebook Live and on our website each Sunday, the following ministries and worship take place at St. John’s virtually.   Group Prayer and Pastoral Care   Evening Prayer Our clergy and staff pray evening prayer every day Monday through Saturday at…