From Deacon Tom …

6/4/2020 These are unprecedented times that we are living in.  Last week on Monday night (Memorial Day) my father in law called and I heard something from him that I have never heard before. I heard fear and uncertainty. I will spare his privacy by suffice it to say that…

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Re-opening Guidance and Update 5/22

ECMN and Bishop-elect Loya shared the message below on Friday, May 22. The SJEC building will remain closed until further updates, but the church is still active and moving to care for our community. Please check the weekly e-news for ways to share the love of Jesus during this difficult…

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From Deacon George …

5/21/2020 Being the Church During these days when we are each experiencing varying degrees of self-isolation and sacrifice, I suspect that you may be like me, longing for the welcoming solace and fellowship of congregating for worship in the sacred space of our sanctuary at St. John’s. You may be…

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From Deacon Tom …

5/21/2020 Yesterday I attended my first ECMN Tuesday meeting with the Bishop and the Bishop Elect via Zoom. I and about 79 other ECMNers spent about 20 minutes in the main Zoom room listening first to Bishop Prior and then Bishop Elect Loya talk a little about the phase we…

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From Deacon Tom …

5/14/2020 My message this week will be short. I’m finishing up my final paper in my final class prior to ordination to the priesthood in June or July or … A group of us met online and talked with the bishop-elect last Thursday to discuss what ordination will look like….

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