“Starfish” Tiny House Blessing

              On Thursday May 10, 2018 the Rt. Rev. Brian Prior, bishop of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota, blessed the recently completed “Starfish” tiny house dwelling, which is located in the “back yard” of the church. The people of St. John’s Episcopal Church in St. Cloud are addressing the “homelessness”…

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Eastertide

Eastertide:  Another term for Easter season, the Great Fifty Days. As used in English-speaking churches, “tide” is an old word meaning a festival and its season. For the church, this is, in fact, still Easter. Easter is not meant to be just one sunny Sunday, marked by a hearty meal…

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Holy Week Services

Palm Sunday (March 25) 10:00 a.m.        Walk with Jesus and his followers as he makes his entry into Jerusalem, and experience a dramatic Readers’ Theater telling of the Passion of Christ.                                                                    The Rev Ken Toven, presiding.  Gather in the Narthex Maundy Thursday (March 29)            …

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“Day of Psalms” March 3

“Day of Psalms” (Second Annual).   On Saturday March 3 we will gather to chant psalms in the sanctuary, beginning with Psalm 1 and moving our way through the psalms (with some skips) chanting on a simple setting.  While continuous chanting can become movingly musical, the main intention is as a…

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