CELEBRATING 250 YEARS OF FAITH IN JOHNSTOWN, NY
Thank you for visiting our website! St. John’s Episcopal Church is an historical place of worship in the center of downtown Johnstown, New York. Our Sunday Holy Eucharistic is celebrated at 8:00 am and 10:00 am by our Rector, The Rev. Laurie Garramone. The 8:00 am service is spoken while the 10:00 am service includes organ music, hymns and an anthem by the St. John’s Adult Choir. Children's Chapel is held during the 10:00 am service. [Note that the Choir and Children's Chapel are on vacation during the summer months] An informal coffee hour follows the 10:00 am service every Sunday.
Please consider this a heartfelt invitation to visit us at St. John's. Check the announcements and calendar on this page to note the date and time of services or call our church office at (518) 762-9210. We look forward to meeting you!
Join us Sunday, April 23 after the 10 am service for the great rededication of our Sunday School rooms--newly painted, furnished and designed with children at heart. Hear about new programs, technologies and activities planned. Let the St. John's children give you a tour of the 'new' facilities and tell you about all the excitement ahead. New families and children are always welcome!
Calling hours for the Rt. Rev. David S. Ball, who passed away on Tuesday, April 18th, will be on Friday, April 28th from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at The Cathedral of All Saints, 62 South Swan St, Albany, NY 12210.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 29th at 11:00 a.m. at the Cathedral. The Rt. Rev. William H. Love will celebrate and
the Rev. Justine Guernsey will preach. Clergy are invited to vest and process, wearing a white stole.
Our prayers are with his family and friends for their consolation and we also say prayers of thanksgiving for the vibrant ministry he shared as Bishop of the Albany Diocese for 14 years. To see his obituary, please Click Here
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For a quick check of Ministry Assignments for this week, Click Here
Wonder what Sundays are like for kids at St. John's?
To study Lectionary Readings for the coming Sunday, Click Here