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. 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!
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Click on this link to read more about the Most Reverend Michael Curry, the first African-American to be elected Presiding Bishop in the Episcopal Church:
Election of Michael Curry
The Triennial General Convention of the Episcopal Church is going on is Salt Lake City, Utah from June 25-July 3rd. the Albany Diocese has sent out its team of delegates, among them three who will be blogging about the proceedings.
Check out these links to find out more about the Convention, and the items which will be discussed:
The Episcopal Church's Convention Home page: http://www.generalconvention.org/
Father Chip Strickland’s blog: https://fatherchip.wordpress.com/
Mtr. Jill Stellman’s blog: https://albanygenconv.wordpress.com/
"The Power of a Whisper ~ Hearing God and Having the Guts to Respond." The Thursday night Lenten study group has decided to continue meeting and to begin a new program. This is your invitation to join in! We plan to meet every OTHER Thursday, beginning on Thursday, May 7th at 6:30 p.m. at the One Church Street location. Study books will be available at the first meeting (and thereafter). "The Power of a Whisper" is by Bill Hybels ~ check out Bill Hybels's webpage ~ Click Here.
Copies of the Bulletin and Announcements for the coming Sunday can always be found in the "Sunday Services" AND the "Info" tabs at the top of this Home Page.
Study Lectionary Readings for the coming Sunday -- Click Here