our 150th Anniversary

St. John’s UCC proudly celebrates our 150th anniversary in the community.  Check out our planned activities!

September 18th – Celebration of Confirmations.  On this Sunday at both the 9:00 and 10:45 services, we will be honoring those who were confirmed in the church.  There will be a reception at 10:15.

October 23rd – 150th Anniversary Celebration.  Service/celebration/reception for all, with commemorative gift.  Reverand Dr. Ginny Brown Daniel who is the UCC Conference Minister of the Missouri Mid-South Conference will be preaching at the service.

Festival of Trees Exact weekends TBD.  Local businesses & church groups invited to decorate & display a Christmas tree in the church with community voting for their favorite, using canned/boxed food donations (to benefit local food pantry).

 

Anniversary Events already held:

April 24th  – Celebration of Baptisms.  On this Sunday at both the 9:00 and 10:45 services, we will be honoring those who were baptized in the church.  There will be a reception at 10:15.

June 26th – St. John’s Church Service & Picnic.  A Sunday morning church service will be held at Cottleville Legacy Park starting at 10:00 a.m. followed by a pot luck picnic.

August 14th  – Pastoral Recognition and Luncheon.  Honoring past and present pastors who have served St. John’s, with a single service at 10:00 a.m. followed by a luncheon.

September 18th – Celebration of Confirmations.  On this Sunday at both the 9:00 and 10:45 services, we will be honoring those who were confirmed in the church.  There will be a reception at 10:15.

October 23rd – 150th Anniversary Celebration.  Service/celebration/reception for all, with commemorative gift.  Reverand Dr. Ginny Brown Daniel who is the UCC Conference Minister of the Missouri Mid-South Conference will be preaching at the service.

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