St. John's Lutheran Church
"Look! God's dwelling is here with humankind.
He will live with them, and they will be his people."
We are an official RIC congregation-- a public safe, welcoming, and affirming space for our LGBTQX siblings.
We have a new Tuesday evening casual discussion-based service, 8:00-8:45 PM. Please give us your email if you want to be a part of this streamed service during our closure due to prevention of COVID-19.
Choir/band rehearsal- open to anyone, no audition needed. Sundays at 11:15 AM, recordings available online. Performance weekly at 10 AM worship. On hold until we can gather safely.
Our bathrooms are beautiful and renovated
We are currently a blended family! The Episcopal Church of the Ascension, led by Father John Merz, is holding worship in our buildings Sundays at 12. This service is on hold until we can gather safely.
Cub Scout Troop 7 meets every Friday at 7 at St. John's and is accepting boys and girls! On hold until we can gather safely.
Our community meal continues to happen every Saturday morning and afternoon! Come if you're hungry, or come to volunteer. On hold until we can gather safely, meanwhile, here is the schedule of the meal service provided by North Brooklyn Angels and a list of food pantries in North Brooklyn.
St. John's has a lot of big ideas & endeavors to help our world. We need your help to do this work!
The Saturday Community Meal
Building the Choir & music ministry through performances in the church & fundraisers outside of the church, as well as in hospitals, prisons, etc.
NA & AA meetings as well as other community meetings
Renovations for our very old building.
Eventually, a youth group & children's ministry
In light of our official RIC designation, programs to minister to our LGBTQx siblings.
"In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.'"
My Existential Crisis: Comedy short featuring our church & starring our congregant, Abbey Jasmine Rose: nominee for Best Actress in a Short Film at the International Christian Film Festival.
Chilly Pete is joined in studio with Dr. Katrina Foster, the Rev. of Greenpoint’s St.John’s Lutheran Church for a widespread discussion on ethics and spirituality in America today.
PBS Great American Read: Pastor Katrina Foster on Orwell's 1984
Catch our Pastor on PBS Great American Read at about 27 minutes! She discusses why 1984 is her favorite book that everyone should read.