Load a Truck
Our thanks go to Bob Loop for organizing "Load a Truck Sunday" which was held on June 7. The congregation collected and delivered 1,784 pounds of food. Another round of thanks to John Berquist, Matt Micelli, and Fred Joerman for their truck ans assistance delivering the donations to the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County. In addition, the congregation collected $1,085 in monetary donations and WELCA contributed $1,000, for a total of $2,085 that was given to the food bank.
We thank our all parishioners for their generosity as we came together on June 7th with other faith communities in Stamford to do God's work, with our hands.
Pastor Albrecht Honored by ELCA
The Pastor Dennis Albrecht, who served at St. John's from 1981 to 1999 was recognized and honored at the 2015 ELCA Synod Assembly in Springfield, MA held on June 6 and 7 for 50 years of ordained ministry. Congratulations to Pastor Albrecht for his service to the ELCA and its members!
3 Shades of Blue Concert
St John’s Lutheran Church Youth Group Present
Saturday, May 2 at 7:00 pm
Ticket cost: $20
Meet and Greet the Band after the concert
3 Shades of Blue is a Christian rock band from Philadelphia, PA. They are 3 brothers (Jeffery- 20, Jesse- 20, Austin- 18) and their best friend Dane- 20. They are known for their unique blend of Pop/Rock and solid lyrics of hope. Their energy and hearts for music have gained the attention of leaders in the industry and many fans along the East Coast. They have performed with national and international bands like Skillet, Switchfoot, Tenth Avenue North, Family Force Five, Plumb, Mikeschair, Josh Wilson, Reilly, Stellar Kart, The Advice, Lightswitch, Superhero and many more. 3SB has played at festivals around the east including: Creation, Alive, and The Columbia Freedom Festival. By invitation, they recorded their EP, Love Will Sing Out, at Michael Card’s studio in Franklin, TN, working with producer Keith Compton. They also just came out with their self produced album "Try to Fly."
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