Our St. John Youth are headed to Houston in July 2022!
Watch here for news of how to support them and how our NYG crew is preparing to serve you! Be sure to join at the Luverne Pizza Ranch on the 4th Monday of every month this school year. It's a tasty way to help us get to Houston...and you won't have to do any dishes!
High School Youth Group
Youth Group meets Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. from September 15 - April 27.
Join us in the Youth Room for Bible study and fellowship! Exciting things are coming up this December:
December 1 - Bible Study & Decorating the
Youth Room for Christmas
December 8 - Serve Advent Dinner & Decorate/Eat
Christmas Cookies with Youth Board
December 15 - Christmas Party! Wear an Ugly
Christmas Sweater and Bring a
Wrapped White Elephant Gift.
No High School Youth Group Dec. 22 or 29.
Additional fellowship opportunities for students in grades 9-12 will be announced as they are planned by our Youth Board.
Middle School Youth Group
Join us for the Middle School Christmas Party on Sunday, December 12 at 12:00 p.m. in the Youth Room. Bring a wrapped White Elephant gift! The party begins with a pizza lunch and will run until 2:00 p.m. RSVP to DCE Jessica Blocker no later than Wednesday, December 8 by letting her know your favorite pizza topping. Friends welcome!
Fellowship opportunities for students in grades 6-8 will be announced as they are planned by our Youth Board.
Classes meet Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. from September 1 through Palm Sunday.
2nd and 3rd-year students will meet with Pastor Booe and DCE Jessica Blocker in Room 204/205/206 for Catechism instruction. 1st-year students will meet with Heather Johnson in Room 208/209 for the Bible Survey course.
Contact Pastor Booe or DCE Jessica Blocker with any questions about our Confirmation Program.
Sunday School Christmas Service
St. John Sunday School students invite you to attend their annual Christmas service on Sunday, December 19 at 4:00 p.m.
"Waiting for the Light" explores the meaning and symbolism of the Advent Wreath through song and Scripture. We are excited to have a live program once again! Participating students are asked to arrive no later than 3:30 p.m. for warm-ups. Contact DCE Jessica with any questions as a student or spectator.
Sunday School classes are offered for those age 3 through 8th Grade on Sunday mornings from 10:15-11:15 a.m. in the Education Wing. Programming runs from September to early May.
If you are interested in content for self-guided family lessons at home, please contact the church office.
Kids for Christ
All students in 2nd-5th grade are invited to be a part of Kids for Christ (KFC). This program takes places Wednesday evenings from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the basement Fellowship Room from September-April.
Please note that supervision prior to 6:30 p.m. or
after 7:30 p.m. is not provided. Dinner is also not provided.
Junior Choir is open to all youth grades 2 through 12 and runs from September 12 through the end of April.
The group holds practices on Sundays at 11:20 a.m. following the Christian Education hour. Rehearsals run for about 20 minutes. Solos or duets for those uncomfortable in group settings are also still an option! Any students who are interested in sharing their talents through voice or instrument are invited to get in contact with the Junior Choir director, Jessica Blocker, to pick out a piece, performance date(s), and coordinate practice times.
Any questions? Contact DCE Jessica Blocker!