Adult Bible Study
Meets during the school year from 9:15 to 10:30 AM each Monday for Scripture study and discussion.
Several class sessions are held each spring to prepare for Confirmation of adult Catholics who have made First Communion, but not Confirmation.
Small Faith Communities
Groups of parishioners meet in a home to reflect upon and discuss faith-related readings. Meetings are scheduled at times and dates scheduled by the members of each group.
Rite of Christian Initiation
For Adults (RCIA) and For Children (RCIC)
Those interested in becoming Catholic are invited to inquire about this possibility at RCIA/RCIC sessions beginning in August. Participants attend the 60-90 minute sessions held weekly from August to May in preparation for being initiated into the Church as Catholics at the Easter Vigil. Team members assist with hospitality, communication, or presentation of topics for the program. Partners welcome, accompany, advise, and support a candidate who is considering the possibility of becoming Catholic.
Monthly Parish Adoration Night
Once a month, St. John holds a holy hour before the Blessed Sacrament. Praise and worship music is provided and families are welcome! Dates vary–see bulletin for updates.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Commit to one hour of silent adoration and prayer weekly before the Blessed Sacrament. Monday thru Friday from 9:00am till 9:00pm.
Men’s Sonlight Faith Sharing
Meets Thursday mornings in the Activity Center for 6:30am coffee and fellowship followed by 7:00-8:00am faith sharing. Open to any adult male. No registration or prior notice necessary.
As the church office receives requests for prayers, these requests are forwarded to all prayer line volunteers so that those in need of prayer may benefit from the petitions of the volunteers.
Marriage Preparation Team
Married couples meet weekly with one or several engaged couples at a time to complete the 6-week Evenings for the Engaged program.
Sunday Evening Prayer Group
Meets in the church building once a month on the first Sunday after 6:00 PM Mass. Sign-up and attend as often as you can.