This is Christ's Church.

There is a place for you here!

Join our faith community in person or online

to hear words of comfort, healing and hope. 

St. John by the Mall invites you to worship with us!

Sanctuary Worship 

We welcome you to join us in the Sanctuary for worship

on Saturdays and Sundays. 6/17/21 Updated Protocol of Care.

At Home Worship 

Sundays at 8:30am, visit our Facebook page or YouTube channel to watch the livestream from the Sanctuary.  Afterwards, a copy remains on our socials for you

to use at your convenience.

St. John Lutheran Church Food Pantry distribution Saturdays at 8:30am.

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Watch St. John's Livestream Worship Sunday's at 8:30am on our Facebook page or YouTube channel.  Weekly bulletins posted here on Fridays.  Copies remain on our socials and the full library is easily accessible on YouTube.

St. John Lutheran Church Event Sign Ups

  • 10/2 Canoe Trip
    10/2 Canoe Trip
    C & M Canoe Rental
    Sep 26, 10:30 AM
    C & M Canoe Rental, 3401 E 2062nd Rd, Ottawa, IL 61350, USA
    Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021 C&M Canoe Livery Sign Up Deadline: Sun. Sept. 26 Join us on the Fox River! Cost is $60/canoe or $30/person, paddles & equipment included. You may bring your own life preserver if you wish. Time: Meet at Livery between 10:30-10:45 am. Paddle is 2-4 hrs. CASH ONY
  • Sunday School Registration 2021-2022
    Sunday School Registration 2021-2022
    St. John Lutheran Church
    Dec 31, 12:01 PM
    St. John Lutheran Church, 2650 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60431, USA
  • Youth Music Ministry Registration
    Youth Music Ministry Registration
    St. John Lutheran Church
    Dec 31, 2021, 6:00 PM
    St. John Lutheran Church, 2650 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60431, USA
    Youth Choir and Chimers
  • Confirmation Registration
    Confirmation Registration
    St. John Lutheran Church
    Dec 31, 2021, 7:00 PM
    St. John Lutheran Church, 2650 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60431, USA
    Confirmation Orientation: Wednesday, September 15th at 7:00 pm in the Sanctuary For ALL students and parents.

**The dates below indicate when the sign up ends, not the event date.

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Confirmation Registration
& 2021-2022 Schedule

Confirmation class Wednesdays at 7pm

Details, forms & info available


We can't wait to see you

We are outside for September!

Weekly Livestream

available now

At Home Worship livestream every Sunday

at 8:30am on Facebook & YouTube

Church Calendar
Ministry Schedules

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Mon/Wed/Thurs 9am-4pm; Tues/Sat by App't

Fri 9am-1pm/Sun 8:30-11:15am

Evangelical Lutheran Church

in America

"We are a church that rolls up our sleeves

and gets to work." ELCA

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9am - 4pm

by appointment

9am - 4pm

9am - 4pm

9am - 1pm

by appointment


Can We Pray for You?

All requests are confidential. We will pray for you.

Pastoral Staff

Senior Pastor

Jennifer Beamsley

Associate Pastor

Robin Caldwell

Associate Pastor

Evan Mayhew