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Saint John Lutheran Church



Growing a Christian community rooted in faith, fellowship, and service

“God is light; In him there is no darkness...”  

[1 John 1:5]

The parish of Saint John Lutheran Church is a community devoted to spreading God's Love through ministries of prayer, education, music and community activities for people of all ages.

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Sunday 10am


Sunday 9 AM

Tuesday 10 AM (Call for more info)

SUNDAY SCHOOL (preK to grade 7)

Sunday 9 AM - Meets downstairs

Choir Rehearsals

Bell Choir, Tuesdays 6:30 pm

Chorister Choir, Tuesdays 7:30 pm


Classes for 3, 4, and 5 year-olds

See contact info below for more information

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  • Lunch Bunch - Will meet on October 9 and 23 at 12noon.  We will feature pizza and trivia on the 9th. 

  • Music Concert - Matt Bartlett is organizing our annual concert, "Song of Angels", which will be held on Sunday, October 20 at 4pm.  Join the choir of St. John and some guests, along with special organ music, as we perform Vivaldi’s and Couperin’s Gloria.  This is a free event.  Mark your calendars! The concert will be followed by a potluck dinner.  All are invited.

  • Coffee Hours - Next coffee hour is October 20 immediately after service.  The following one is November 17, which will feature a voters meeting. 

  • Annual Christmas Fair -  Our annual fair is scheduled for Saturday, November 9 from 9am - 2pm. If you are a church group or a member of the church you may reserve a table for just $10! If you know of an outside vendor (home made crafts are preferred but we have a few spots for direct sales) they can reserve a table for $40. All proceeds from our table fees will be sent to a LOCAL mission. Any questions please contact Megan Macomber at 203-440-5184 or meganmac95@yahoo.com.

  • Operation Christmas Child - The Stewardship committee is again sponsoring our collections for Operation Christmas Child, a program of Samaritan’s Purse.  This program collects shoeboxes filled with gifts and delivers them to children in need around the world. Along with the gifts, Gospel booklets called The Greatest Gift are included in each shoebox to help the recipients learn about God’s Greatest Gift, His Son, Jesus Christ.

Ways to help: 

- Donate gifts (Please see flyer for suggestions

- Sponsor a shoebox by giving a $9 donation (made payable to “Samaritan’s Purse” with “Operation Christmas Child” written in the memo section) to cover shipping 

- Pray for Samaritan’s Purse, the Operation Christmas Child program, and most importantly, the children who will receive shoeboxes

NOTE: All gifts and checks must be at the church by Sunday, November 3.  Boxes for the items collected will be in the narthex.

  • St. Andrew's Food Pantry - Please consider bringing in a few canned or other non-perishable food items.  We bring the donations over to St. Andrew's Food Pantry once a month.  

Saint John Lutheran Church
and Preschool

520 Paddock Avenue 

Meriden, CT 06450

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To Contact the Church:

call  203-238-2331 or use the contact form to the right

To Email Directly:

Donna Rackie, Office Manager


Pastor Scott MacDonald


To Contact the Preschool call: 203-630-3997

Marianne Mastriano, Director

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