Sunday Worship: 10:30 AM

Everyone is welcome to worship at St. John’s United Church of Christ.
Communion is observed the first Sunday of each month. All are welcome to partake.

Sunday School: 9:30 AM

No Sunday School Oct. 1. 

All children 4 years-old through 8th grade are welcome! Sunday School meets each Sunday morning at 9:30 am to 10:20 am from mid-September to mid-May. Contact Carrie Hess at or Michelle Otte at 507-323-4653 or if you have questions or to enroll.

Carrie Hess, Sunday School Superintendent

St. John’s UCC Choir

Choir will begin on Sunday, Sept. 17th. Rehearsals will be at 9:50 am each Sunday. New singers are always welcome!

 Coffee & Conversation with Pastor Gary

Join the pastor for a nice visit at Boots & Lu’s in Nerstrand on Wednesday, September 20th at 10 am. Everyone is welcome!

Big Woods Run 2023

Saturday, September 30, 2023

Mark your calendars! The Big Woods Run is back!

Click here for race registration!

Many volunteers will be needed to help put on a successful race. You do not need to be a member of St. John’s UCC to help with the race. The proceeds from the race are given back to non-profit organizations in the Nerstrand/Faribault/Northfield/Kenyon area.

Click here for volunteer sign-up!

Online 8 Day Bible Devotional 

Begins Monday, September 18!

To join the online Bible study, please click the following link: What is God’s Purpose for My Life? The Sermon on the Mount

This online opportunity is open to everyone.

Second Saturday Quilters

The September meeting will be a field trip to the Rice County Piecemakers Quilt Show in Faribault. The show runs September 22 & 23. Contact Deb Wille if you are interested in attending.

Second Saturday Quilters is open to people from all churches and their friends. This fun bunch of quilters meets the second Saturday of each month except during the summer. Please bring your own sewing machine and general sewing supplies. Contact Deb Wille at 507-323-4813 or for more information or if you have questions

Food Shelf

Non-perishable food items are always welcome and may be brought to the church at any time. Your help delivering those items to our local food shelves is greatly appreciated. This is one of the many ways we share in mission!