St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
(864) 638-6363 stjohnsluther@gmail.com
Preschool
(864) 638-8099 stjohnspreschool@bellsouth.com

Sunday Worship Services
Sunday School: 9:00 am
Fellowship: 10:00 am
Announcements: 10:25 am
Worship Service: 10:30 am
 

Welcome to Christ's community of followers here at St. John's. We've been in Walhalla and Oconee County since 1853. Whether you're a seasoned disciple or just starting out, followers of Jesus need a church community in which to flourish and grow. Even with all our collective warts and shortcomings, Jesus insists upon calling groups into ministry together through his grace. In Holy Communion, the body of Christ is always given "for y'all" (in the plural) and never for individuals on a solitary path. A congregation worth its salt is one where members learn about Jesus and his unusual, subversive, life-giving call upon our lives. This is always a process that is never finished for any of us. You are welcome here regardless of past mistakes you've made, theological questions you bring, or personal suspicions you might have about the word "church." Join us for worship, study, and service in the name of the One who makes all things new.

St. John's mission:

We are called and empowered by God to spread the Gospel

and to share the love of Jesus Christ in service to all.




News & Updates:

  • As It Is in Heaven and other                          recent sermons now available online. 
  • Readings for Sunday, Sept. 4th:                  Deuteronomy 30:15-20   Psalm 1          Philemon 1-21   Luke 14:25-33

  • St. John’s welcomes its newest members: Nettie Diebold, Horace Barrett, Ellen Girardeau, and Diane Harper

  • Video: St. John's 2016 Project Inasmuch
  • Are you receiving the Bell Tower and                Chimes electronically? Just click on the           "News and Information" menu item and            follow the prompts to subscribe to each.
  • 2016-17 Sunday School classes - 9am.
  • St. John's 2016 Ministry Guide.
  • St. John's Preschool Fall 2016                       registration is open!

          

  • It's Produce Patch Time again!
                       Bring excess veggies, fruit, herbs or flowers on Sunday mornings. If you see something you like, bag it, take it and consider leaving a donation in the watering can which will be given to the St. Luke Food Pantry.




Louisiana and Gulf Coast Floods:

SCSynod Response

ELCA Disaster Response Effort. 100% of your support goes

directly to relief efforts.



2016 Youth Backpacking Adventure to raise money and bring awareness to world hunger.


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Rev. Frank G. Honeycutt
301 West Main Street
Walhalla, South Carolina 29691
(864) 903-3540



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