This, and every Sunday, we invite you to join us in-person or online with your family and friends at 10am on Facebook. Please check back often for upcoming events that engage with our ministries online.

Upcoming Events and Announcements



COFFEE HOUR has resumed after the 10:00 Service. Click HERE to sign-up to host.  We need more volunteers to host coffee hour. Coffee, tea, or punch with some cookies is all that is needed. This time of fellowship is an important part of the life of the church and a wonderful way to make visitors feel at home. Please email Laura Daly at if you are interested in volunteering. Thanks!

SATURDAY FAMILY SERVICE, October through May on Sunday mornings, once a month


Family Service

An informal, child-friendly worship service for the entire family!

March, 2024
10 a.m. service

Upcoming Events

The Washington Refugee Resettlement Project (WRRP) is an IRIS Community Co-Sponsor!

Check out their website for more information, at

If you would like to VOLUNTEER for one of the many teams needed, please fill out the Application online, at

If you want to make a DONATION to support our efforts, Click HERE

If you want to stay connected, sign up for UPDATES, add your email here:

“It takes a village to settle a refugee family!”



Sunday, March 24, 10:00 a.m.
Palm Sunday Service, with chanting of the Passion

Thursday, March 28, 6:00 p.m.
Maundy Thursday Service, with foot-washing

Friday, March 29, 12:00 noon
Good Friday Stations of the Cross

Sunday, March 31, 6:15 a.m.
Ecumenical Sunrise Easter Service
at the old stone church in New Preston

Sunday, March 31, 10:00 a.m.
Easter Sunday Festival Family Mass

Sunday, March 31, 11:30 a.m.
Children’s Easter Egg Hunt

St. John's Reading Club


George Bernanos "The Diary Of A Country Priest" to gather for a Group Discussion via ZOOM - so start reading now!

Awarded the Grand Prix for Literature by the Academie Francaise, this novel recounts the daily life and spiritual turbulence of a young cleric as he attends to the needs and whims of his provincial parishioners, increasingly lay bare the Christian soul of a young country priest, who discovered the divine grace that lies beyond all human suffering.

The St. John's Reading Club is open to the public and meets regularly via ZOOM to discuss a novel previously selected. It is assumed that all participants will have already read the book by the time of the meeting, at which all will be welcome to discuss their reactions to the work with all the others gathered. 


"The Book of 1 Samuel"

Friday at 10:30 a.m. in the Parish Library

Fr. Geoff, our Priest-in-Charge, is leading a serious weekly study of the Book of 1 Samuel. The class is open to all interested persons in the community. BYOB, bring your own Bible.  Spread the word!

St. John's Calendar

  • 2024-03-06 8:30 am - 9:30 am ECCT Clergy/Bishops
  • 2024-03-13 8:30 am - 9:30 am ECCT Clergy/Bishops
  • 2024-03-20 8:30 am - 9:30 am ECCT Clergy/Bishops
  • 2024-03-27 8:30 am - 9:30 am ECCT Clergy/Bishops
  • 2024-04-03 8:30 am - 9:30 am ECCT Clergy/Bishops