How COVID is affecting Chile

Download the May 2021 EPES update here. Dear Supporting Congregations*, As you head into summer with Memorial Day weekend around the corner, winter is arriving here in Chile. I am happy to see family and friends in the states returning to a somewhat “normal” life...

Congregational Informational Meeting

There will be an informational meeting on Sunday, June 6. This will be Pastor Cheryl Indehar’s first Sunday at St. John’s. She and Pastor Barb Streed from the Southeastern Minnesota Synod office will be with us. This is a chance to hear about the next steps we will...

Night at the Honkers

On Sunday, June 27, you’re invited to a Rochester Honkers baseball game against the Eau Claire Express. Purchase a special ticket package for just $10 and get a reserved bleacher ticket and a voucher for a hot dog and pop. For each package sold, $5 will go back...

Hiring: Church Office Receptionist/Secretary

St. John’s Lutheran Church is looking for an experienced Church Office Receptionist/Secretary to provide secretarial services and administrative support to staff, as well as provide hospitality to any/all who walk through our doors. St. John’s is an inclusive...

Creation Kids Preschool is hiring

Creations Kids Preschool is currently seeking Teacher Assistants and Teaching Aide. Hiring immediately, for summer 2021, and fall 2021.  (Click on the job titles for a PDF with the full job description.) Questions and resumes/cover letters can be emailed to...

Sowing hope, cultivating solidarity

Dear Supporting Congregations*, I am excited to share this short (5 min) video about EPES’ community gardening project. In the video, community health workers share their experiences creating the garden and they report how this collective learning process has...