Our Services

Education for Ministry

It is time to sign up for our EfM.  Call the parish office or see Emily Rotch of Emily Jenks

The Education for Ministry program is a course to enable Christians to better understand their faith, traditions and scriptures; to  ask hard questions; and to help discover ways to serve and discern God's call.

MESSIAH SING Returns to St. John's


 The Annual Messiah Sing will take place again at St. John's at 7:30 pm on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17th.  

Rehearsal for musicians etc. is at 5pm



We have determined after much prayer and reflection not to hold our Christmas Fair this year. We feel it is more important for us to take a break after the year long renovations and regroup, as we renew our mission and vocation.

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Book Study


We are beginning Judith Carpenter's book "The Uninvited Goddess" at our book study.  All are welcome, even if you haven't read the book.  It might help you decide if you want to buy the book or not. 

Living Christmas Tree at the Baptist Church


Thanksgiving Day Service at St. John's


We will have a celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 10 am on Thanksgiving Day.  All are welcome

Christmas at St. John's


Christmas eve is on a Tuesday this year and Christmas day is on Wednesday. 

Our traditional Christmas services are a 5:30 service of Lessons and Carols on Christmas eve for the whole family.  At 11 pm on Christmas eve, we have our midnight mass.  On Christmas day we have our service at 11 am.   

Yoga returns to St. John's


Linda Sheperd is returning with her yoga classes at St. John's every Tues. and Thurs. mornings at 9 am.

Celebrating 200 years of the diocese


On Saturday, November 16th at 1 pm there will be a service celebrating 200 years of the Episcopal diocese of Maine, at Christ Church in Gardner, Maine.