Small Group Ministries are crucial to many urban churches.  St. John’s is no different.  Interested in joining an existing group or starting a new small group?  Connie would be happy to help you figure it out!

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Spiritual Friends

(Meets Mondays at 5:30pm online)

Sometimes Bible Study, sometimes theology study.  Always good discussion.

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St. John’s Book Club

(Meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month Sept 2023 -May 2024)

“The Thursday Murder Club”, Richard Osman

“Ducks:  Two Years in the Oil Sands”, Kate Beaton

“Entangled Life”, Merlin Sheldrake

“Imaginable”, Jane McGonigal

“The Myth of Normal”, Daniel and Gabor Mate

“The Sister’s Tale”, Beth Powning

“The Dictionary of Lost Words”, Pip Williams

“The Glass Hotel”, Emily St. John Mandel

Manna for Health

A special needs food program whose purpose is to assist in meeting the needs of people living with  HIV and other life threatening illnesses.

For more information, please contact the church office at

St. John’s Gender & Sexuality Alliance (G.S.A.)

GSAs are explicitly safe spaces for 2SLGBTQIA+ people and their allies.  Our GSA is relatively new, but we plan to build community, educate and provide opportunities for advocacy.

Sunday School

(Meets each Sunday during worship)

Each week we might talk about the lectionary readings from a family point of view and maybe do a craft or play a game together. You never know how the story will be presented!

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Youth Group

(Meets every second Sunday at 5-7pm)

If you’re between the ages of 12 & 18, join our Youth Group which meets at 6025 Stanley Street on Sundays from 5:00 – 7:00 pm (dinner is included!). Contact Kathy Cawsey  for more information

The Youth Group is looking for people to provide dinners for our Sunday evening meetings. If this is something you feel you are able to do once a year or once a week.



Adult Choir

(Rehearsal Thursdays at 7:00 pm, Sunday warm-ups at 9:30am)

For more information about joining the choir, email Ray

Bell Choir

(Rehearsal Thursdays at 5:45 pm, Sunday warm-ups at 9:30am)

For more information about joining the choir, email Ray

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Caring Connections

We provide spiritual care to those of any age who are lonely and/or isolated. Our mandate is to call or visit those who are unable to attend church and to provide communion to them on occasion.  If you know someone who could benefit from a caring connection, please email