Celebration of a New Ministry, September 2013

On Saturday, September 7, our parish family celebrated a new stage of ministry by installing our new rector. Bishop Andrew Dietsche presided at the Service. An important moment in our life together, we recommitted to following our Lord and discerning how we may use our gifts of ministry to show forth God’s love and light in the world.

The Bishop’s Visitation, June 2013

On June 16, we welcomed the Right Reverend Chilton Knudsen, Assistant Bishop of New York, to Baptize, Confirm, or Receive eleven members of St John’s into the Anglican Communion.

Welcoming Our New Rector, February 2013

After nearly two years spent in self-study, searching, and discerning, we joyfully welcome our new rector, The Rev. Suzanne Toro. Here is a selection of pictures taken at the welcoming Service and Reception.

Macaroni the Clown, October 2010

Sponsored by St John\'s Episcopal Church Women (ECW), this afternoon with Macaroni was much enjoyed by all children from 8 to 80!

150th Anniversary Service of Rededication, May 2009

The culmination of our 18-month long celebration of the founding of St John’s in 1858.

Parish Picnic, June 2007

We always have a good time when we gather together in love and fellowship, and on this particular occasion, suspect that the Lord was right in there dodging water balloons!

Juarez Mission Trip, June 2006

Nine members of St. John’s joined with groups from two other New York area parishes on a trip to Juarez, Mexico. Our mission was to assist Fr. Federico Zúñiga in painting the Episcopal churches he is building in the poorest barrios of Juarez. Following the magical interaction that happened with local children everywhere we went, our teenagers told us that they’d received more than they gave.