Consecration Sunday is over, but you can still turn in your pledge card at the church office or in the offering on Sunday, or you can make a secure online pledge.
Save the date for this year's Women's Retreat at Summers Mill Retreat Center in beautiful Salado, Texas. This will be a time to focus on channels of God's grace and to build friendships. The retreat begins at 3:00 p.m. Friday, November 7- noon on Saturday, November 8 in Salado, Texas. Cost is $65 sharing a bed/$90 your own bed (register before September 30 at a discount, $60 sharing a bed/$85 your own bed). Register here.
Contact Hilary Marchbanks at email@example.com or 512-452-5737 if you need assistance registering.
The Saint John’s Patch is a great place to bring your family for a wonderful autumn experience. Listed as the top pumpkin patch in Austin on “365 Things to do in Austin,” with its playground, great picture-taking spots and Fall Festival for children Saturday, October 25th 10:00am – 2:00pm, this Patch is the place to bring your family for fall fun.
Saint John’s has partnered with their vendor, Pumpkins USA, for 22 years. The pumpkins are grown in Farmington, New Mexico on a Navajo Reservation.
The funds raised at the Saint John’s Patch go to the Youth Missions program, along with Grace Garden Child Development Center and Senior Adult programs.
Schedule of Patch Hours:
Sundays – 12:00 noon – 7:00 pm
Mondays – 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesdays – 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Wednesdays – 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursdays – 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Fridays – 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturdays – 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
We invite you to join us on Sunday, November 2 for our Saint John's Remembrance Dinner for 2014. We will gather at 6 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall to celebrate the lives of family members and friends who have passed away in the past year. Please bring your loved one's favorite dish or dessert; as well as photos or other mementos to display on tables around the room.
Also bring your happy memories and fun stories of your loved one to share with those at your table, and those attending. In this evening, we hope you may find connection with others who have experienced similar losses, and find joy together in celebrating your loved one's life. Please RSVP to Pat Thomas in the church office, 512-452-5737, ext. 228 or firstname.lastname@example.org.