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Lutheran Women of WA Fellowship Day – Saturday 19 August – 9:30am to 4:30pm

The theme is “Growing in Spiritual Gifts”.  The day will feature Bible Study, fund and fellowship. Guest speaker is Narelle Fulwood, all welcome. Registration and morning tea starts at 8:30 am at Swanleigh Anglican Minchin Centre, Yule St, Middle Swan. For more information please contact St Johns office.

Friday Forum 9:45 – 11:30am

Coffeetime and all welcome for discussion. Friday Aug 4 topic – the challenge of being a city church in our Northbridge neighbourhood! Leading our session is Guest Speaker John Gherardi, long-time Northbridge pastoral carer who has spent spiritual journeys both in church and on the streets of Northbridge, was C.E.O. of Ruah Community Services and for many years President of the Western Australian Mental Health Association. All very welcome, from 9.45am – 11.30pm

Board Games – Saturday 26 August – 4pm – St Johns Hall

All ages and families welcome , please bring your favourite game and a plate of food to share.

Entertainment Book now available, part proceeds to St John’s

Hard copy and digital versions for your smartphone are both available.  Order online www.entertainmentbook.com.au/orderbooks/91007 choose the ’pick-up’ option (not the delivery option).

2016 Highlights

Christmas Tree Festival

The Christmas Tree Festival was a bonanza of festivities in 2016, featuring a nativity for photo opportunities, Community Carol singing and Christmas Music Events, as well as a Wine and Cheese Tasting and Craft sessioins, it really was fun for all the family. Along with many of the trees from the inaugral display in 2015 this year there were a number of new trees, including a “Shoe Tree” and the “AA” tree.

Dedication of the Courtyard Mural

Sunday 18 December at 9.45am Pastor Greg dedicated the new mural which features images from our beautiful stained glass windows, as well as native birds, animals and plants. The artist, Annette Petersen, and her family were present as she spoke about her inspiration from God to create the mural. Annette also painted the Lutheran Rose, which was paid for by funds raised by WEGS – the Wednesday Evening Group. Annette has created a about the mural on her page.

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2015 Highlights

Christmas at St Johns

The 2015 Christmas season featured a Christmas Tree Display, Cinderella pantomime and a Star Wars themed Nativity play, as well as services in German, English, Norwegian and Chinese.

Nativity Play 2015

Nativity Play 2015

Snowflake Christmas Tree

Snowflake Christmas Tree

Opening of St Johns Court

St Johns Court was opened on 1st March 2015. The new facility provides expanded space for St Johns congregation and the WA District office,  including:

  • Hall for gatherings and worship
  • Reception and lounge area
  • Pastor’s offices and counselling space
  • Children’s church rooms
  • Youth zone
  • Kitchen

The building also features showers, change rooms and underground parking.

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Night view of St Johns Court.
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A new modern hall with a spacious courtyard,linked to the Church with a glass entrance.