Summer Worship Schedule

See Worship page on website.

Senior Citizens Gathering 

The group will gather on Wednesday, August 10, at 1:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Center. Please plan to join them for fellowship and games. Sign up sheets are in the Narthex and Foyer.

Cemetery Pre-Planning Note

The St. John (Flatrock) Cemetery Committee is reviewing the congregation’s cemetery guidelines with regard to best practice recommendations to make sure that they line up with State guidelines for cemeteries; therefore they have placed on hold on any pre-planning sales of cemetery lots until the end of August.

Muehler Commissioning and Installation

During the Sunday, August 14, 10:00 a.m. Worship Service at Emmanuel (Soest), Mr. Jesse Muehler will be commissioned and installed. Mr. Muehler will be serving as the eighth-grade teacher at Saint John-Emmanuel Lutheran School. Everyone is invited to attend this special worship service.

I Was Hungry Food Collection

Items will be received for local area food banks on Sunday, September 4, 2022. This in gathering takes place monthly on the first Sunday of the month. Donations support the Monroeville and Hessen Cassel Food banks. The food banks also appreciate either Meijers or Walmart gift cards so they can pick up what is most needed.

School Lunch Help Needed

Are you looking for a way to be more involved with St. John-Emmanuel Lutheran School? The school board at St. John-Emmanuel is looking to bring the hot lunch program back for the 2022-2023 school year and is searching for some smiling helpers to serve food to students three days a week. No cooking required! For more details reach out to Lyndsy Griebel at (260) 415-7040.

Student Aide Needed for 4-Year-Old Classroom

SJ-E is looking for an aide to work in the 4-year-old Pre-K classroom (mornings—Monday, Wednesday, and Friday). If you would like more information about this position, email Ina Guenin at