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"You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it, You shall love your neighbor as yourself."

(Matthew 22:36-40)

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Welcome to St. John Lutheran Church...

Logocreating and nurturing life changing relationships based on the love of God in Jesus Christ, so that we may grow in faith, serve God, and serve our neighbor. The church address, worship times, and link to a map can be found on the left (below for mobile users.) There is additional information on the About Us page. Be sure to check out the News page for updates, announcemnts, and event information.

Trunk or Treat

Saturday October 12, starting at 2:00, all are invited to join us for a safe alternative to Trick or Treat. We will have a hay ride, face/hair painting, bounce house, plus snacks and treats. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

Faith Practices

Faith Practices  I would like to challenge you to practice discipleship.   In sermons and committee meetings we have been talking about Faith Practices. Like a musician playing through the scales on the piano or basketball player shooting 100 free throw shots, these are the practices that will help us become better at discipleship.  A worthy goal for any Christian.


Financial Peace University

FPUSt. John will be hosting Financial Peace University classes starting Sunday October 5th. The classes will begin at 7:00pm. Contact the church office or click here for more information.



Essential Jesus Challenge

Essential Jesus logoYou are invited to join with your St. John family as we re-commit ourselves to the study of scripture with the Essential Jesus Challenge; 100 readings in both the Old and New Testaments about life/teaching/ministry of Jesus. Instead of 3 each week, like we did last time with the E100, we will focus on one reading each week. Hopefully this will give us more time on each reading rather than feeling rushed and behind each week. The Adult Sunday school class will be focusing on the readings each week. The reading as well as questions for thought and discussion will be post on the St. John Facebook page and therefore the "News" tab of this site. Please contact Pastor O'Brien with any questions.


St. John Forerunner

iconThe October 2014 Newsletter PDF document is now available for download in PDF form.




Church Picture Directory

Photodirectory IconThe 2014 edition of the church photo directory is available on-line in the "Members Only" section of the web-site. Because the directory contains address and phone numbers it has been password protected. Church members may contact the church office for the user name and password. A copy will also be available from the church office.


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Our Address

21140 West Toledo Street
Williston, OH 43468
(419) 836-5514

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Hours: Mon-Fri 9-3:30pm

Worship Times

Sat 5-6pm (Contemporary)

Sun 8:30-9:30am (Sunday school)
Sun 9:45-11am (Traditional)

Summer Hours

In effect from
Memorial Day to Labor Day

Sun 9-10am (No Sunday school)

Upcoming Events

October 20 10:00 AM

Bible Study

October 21 10:00 AM


October 25 5:00 PM


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