Outreach

2018 Fourth of July Parade
A committee of two families made a float and children from the congregation road, rang then bell and threw out candy.
 
Quilting
 
A committee of women from St. John Lutheran Church made and are donating 210 quilts to Lutheran World Relief and Orphan Grain Train this year, spring 2018.
 
April 2, 2017 we dedicated 222 quilts for Lutheran World Relief and Orphan Grain Train.
 
Every year this committee donates over 100 quilts to those in need.
 
2017 Christmas Donation
 
In an effort to share our blessings with those less fortunate, the St. John Lutheran Church congregation purchased presents for children at Iglesia Evangelical Lutheran Cristo Rey in East Moline, IL, who don't typically have much to open at Christmas.
 
Brunch - second Sunday in November
 
Large Print Bibles
 
St. John Lutheran Church members along with other local congregations members join together to make large print bibles.
 
Meals on Wheels
 
St. John Lutheran Church members assist Meals on Wheels by delivering meals once a month.
 
Supporting a Lutheran Church in Blidene, Latvia
  
The St. John Lutheran Church congregation donates funds to a Lutheran Church in Blidene, Latvia every year.  In past years members of the church have also visited Blidene, Latvia to assist in cleaning up their outside church and assisting in the building of their church structure.