St. John Lutheran Church    2650 Plainfield Road    Joliet, IL 60435

815.439.2320 (ph)

stjohn2650@gmail.com

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Ministry

Sharing the Love of Christ

In the church.

In the community.

In the world.

Adult Ministry

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A Life of Faith

Ministry work expands your perspective of the world and of yourself.  We offer many opportunities for you to express your faith.  Look below.  What looks interesting?  What would you like to do?  Contact the leader and take the next step!  Check back for more details and ministries soon.

Adult Bible Study & Small Groups

View our Bible Study and Small Groups page for information.

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Multiple

Multiple

Adult

Varies

Music - Choir, Bells & More

View our Music page for details.

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Multiple

Multiple

Adult

Varies

Green Team

The Green Team meets to discuss and implement green solutions in our community and at St. John.

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Yough Room

Tuesday

Adult

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

diakonia™

diakonia™ is a two-year process of spiritual formation and theological education for baptized members of the Lutheran Church. This ministry focuses on Biblical theology, spiritual growth, ministry skills development and spiritual growth.  September - May

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Pastor Robin Caldwell

pastorrobincaldwell@gmail.com

Choir Room

Tuesdays

Adult

6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Beyond diakonia

Beyond diakonia continues the spiritual formation and education students started in diakonia™. 

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Trenton Ferro

Trenton@gmail.com

Fireside Room

Tuesdays

Adult

6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Homebound Communion

If you feel called to share fellowship and/or communion with members who are homebound, consider joining this ministry team. We meet as a group 3-4 times per year and individuals meet with their assigned homebound members on their own schedules, approximately once per month.

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Fireside Room

Tuesdays

Adult

7:00 p.m.

Food Pantry

Serve our hungry neighbors once a month or once a week, it's up to you.  Opportunities to serve:  distribution, food rescue, delivery day from NIFB and administration.  Use the green button below to view detailed descriptions on our St. John Food Pantry site.

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Dawn MacGregor

stjohnfood@gmail.com

Multiple

Mondays - Saturdays

Adult

Families

Varies

Quilting Ministry

Spend time with women who love to quilt.  Each year the quilters create 200+ quilts that are blessed by the congregation on Quilt Sunday in October and then sent to Lutheran World Relief (LWR) who transports them to people in humanitarian crises.  Read more at LWR.

Ages

Day

Meets

Location

Contact

Pastor Robin Caldwell

pastorrobincaldwell@gmail.com

West Wing Room 5

West Wing Room 5

Wednesdays

Fridays

Adult

8:00 - 10:30 a.m.

6:00 p.m.

Commitment Weekend is October 26-27