WHO WE ARE
St John on the Mountain is an Episcopal community centered on the teachings of Jesus Christ. All are truly welcome to worship, serve, and fully partake in parish life. Our worship is grounded in the liturgical traditions of the Church. We are committed to serving our communities, feeding the hungry, providing shelter for the homeless, and advocating for marginalized people.
We are committed to nurturing individual spiritual growth and fostering a sense of belonging and community through meaningful worship, education, and fellowship. We strive to follow the teachings of Jesus Christ by engaging in acts of service to those in need and each other.
WHAT WE DO
We seek to serve God by joyfully sharing Christ’s love and grace through outreach, worship, music, fellowship, and education. The Eucharist, community, prayer and service are central to who we are as a Church and as individuals.
We gather regularly for worship, fellowship, and service that connects us with God, and with one another. We are committed to lifelong learning and spiritual growth and offer resources to help individuals deepen their faith. Through outreach partnerships with other churches and organizations, we work to promote human dignity and alleviate hunger and suffering.
THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH
St. John’s is a member of the Anglican Communion, a gathering of Anglican and Episcopal churches from around the world. Today, the Anglican Communion comprises more than 80 million members in 44 regional and national member churches in more than 160 countries.
Episcopalians believe in a loving and life-giving God. We believe in following the teachings of Jesus Christ, whose life, death, and resurrection is a source of salvation. We have a legacy of inclusion, aspiring to tell and exemplify God’s love for every human being. Women and men serve as bishops, priests, and deacons in our Church. Laity and clergy serve as leaders at all levels.
Learn more about the Episcopal Church here: https://www.episcopalchurch.org/