Register at or 419-898-7001


SCRAPBOOKING CROP FUN-RAISER at Luther Home of Mercy, Williston on Saturday, Nov 4th from 9am – 9pm.  Cost of $35 includes light continental breakfast, lunch & dinner; snacks & bottled water; full 8ft table space; and raffle prizes.  Registration deadline in Friday, October 27th.  For registration & more information, see flyer in the narthex.

CARROLL TWP PANCAKE BREAKFAST will be on Sunday, October 29th from 9am – 1pm at the Carroll Twp. Hall.  See the flyer on the bulletin board in the narthex for more information.

PORTAGE VALLEY FEDERATION OF LUTHERAN MEN Fall Dinner Meeting will be Tuesday, November 14th at Luther Home of Mercy, Williston with fellowship & dinner at 6:30; worship & business meeting to follow. RSVP dinner reservation by November 1st. 

BBQ PORK CHOP DINNER at St. Peter, Blackberry on Sunday, November 5th from 11am - Sold Out.  Menu includes: 1 or 2 pork chops ($8.50 or $10), redskin potatoes, stuffing, corn, coleslaw/applesauce, desserts, rolls, drinks.  Dine in or carry out.

"COME TRAVEL WITH ME, presented by the Heidelberg University Concert Choir & Chamber Singers, will be Sunday, November 5th at 3:00 at St. Paul UCC.  Concert is free & open to the public. A freewill offering will be collected.

CALLING ALL SINGERSGreat Hymns of Faith Choral Festival celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation will be Sunday, October 29th at the Sandusky State Theatre. St. Johns will host rehearsals on Thursday, October 19th & 26th at 7:00 p.m.  Everyone is invited to participate – you don’t have to be in choir!  If you are interested in participating, please contact Tracey Nycz (419-304-7587) or Kathy Druckenmiller (419-898-1776).

With joy, we will gather together to recognize that what unites us

is far greater than what divides us.

We are all bound together in the body of Christ.

 The festival features the Festival Chorus consisting of various church chorus and singers from around the region and conducted by Michael Shirtz. This concert will also feature the Firelands Symphony Chorale presenting the famous Bach Cantata #80 “Reformation Cantata” along with readings, reflections, many other beautiful hymns.   Tickets for guests are now available at the Sandusky State Theater website for $10.00 at        

FOOD DONATIONS for the BCS/Oak Harbor Food Pantry during the month of October are: flour, sugar, salt, pepper, cereal, 4-pk toilet paper.  Contributions can be placed in the bins by the handicap ramp.


LOOKING FOR ADULT to help clean the chimney of 2-story home every 3 or 4 months.  If interested, please contact the church office at 419-898-6474.

LOOKING FOR HIGH SCHOOL FEMALE to help vacuum and organize/sort a few hours a week at a in-town home.  If interested, please contact the church office at 419-898-6474.