2019 Fall Fest

Sunday, September 15
11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Education Commission is excited to kick off the program year with St. John’s Fall Fest. We’ll celebrate with food, games, and activities including a bouncy house with a slide AND a dunk tank! Plan to bring a few lawn chairs and the whole family out to enjoy an afternoon together with your faith community. All are welcome!

Volunteers make this an amazing experience. Sign up to help with the food, games, set-up, clean-up, or more here.


2019 All Commission Meeting

All members of St. John’s commissions, committees, and ministries are invited to an All Commission Meeting on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 6:30 pm. More information will be coming!

All groups should discuss the following questions at their September meetings:

  • What is most important right now? Please answer this question as it pertains to YOUR Commission.
  • What resources do you need to actualize what you identify?
  • What is your strategy?

Last year we asked you to review the work your Commission does as it pertains to St. John’s. Please review this document and update it accordingly.

Agenda will include:

  1. What is most important right now
  2. Fiscal responsibility/Stewardship
  3. 2020 BUDGET
  4. Facility Usage

Giving to God: Stewarding Our Lives of Faith Book Study

September 9 – October 20

Stewardship sermon series during worship on Sundays and Wednesdays, which will be accompanied by a Bible study, led by Pastor Dave, during Sunday Fellowship time, and after worship on Wednesdays. There will be an opportunity to purchase the accompanying book, Giving to God: The Bible’s Good News about Living a Generous Life by Mark Allan Powell. Books will be available for $15.

Worship schedule changing

Summer is coming to a close and it’s time to switch back to the standard worship schedule!

Starting Sunday, September 15 worship services will be 8:00 am and 10:15 am. In the meantime, Sunday worship begins at 9:00 am.

Starting Wednesday, September 18 midweek worship will move inside and regular programming will begin.

Preschool positions available

Creation Kids Preschool is currently looking to hire for the 2019-2020 school year:

PT Teacher Assistant – part-time position in the Little Lambs care room. Hours will be from 3:00-6:00 pm M-F. Must have HS diploma + experience working with children or a degree in a related field. Job description available here.

Please contact Jessica Paulsen, Rachel Linbo, or Mindy Knutson for more information or send email to preschool@stjohnschurch.org.

Resumes and cover letters can be emailed to preschool@stjohnskasson.org or dropped off at the St. John’s office. In lieu of a resume, applicants can submit a job application instead.

This position has been filled. CKP Administrator – this position is part-time and will require approximately 10 hours per week. Hours are flexible but will require some time be spent in the classroom during preschool hours. The remainder may be self-scheduled and occur at home. Must be at least 18 years of age, have HS diploma, some child care experience, and at least 9 credits or 90 hours earned in any accredited course of staff supervision, human relations, and child development or a degree in related field.

These positions has been filled. PT Teacher Aides (2) – part-time position in the Little Lambs care room. Hours will be from 3:00-6:00 pm M-F. This position is open to adult, high school, and college-aged individuals. Willing to work around extra-curricular schedules.