Formation is a bridging ministry of adult and youth awareness, connection, education, and hopefully, transformation. Please note, dates and times are subject to change so please check our calendar for current offerings.
Mindfulness for Mamas was born out of a dream to make a love-spreading difference in the lives of mothers in our community. We know that isolation, overload of information and lack of affirmation are some of the hardest parts of motherhood. M4M supports the well-being of mamas by gathering in a safe, non-judgmental space and providing mothers of all ages and stages access to mind…Read More »
In the fall of 2018, from the rise of the #MeToo movement, men in Jackson joined forces with community organizations to create a safe space to discuss and end gender-based violence. By educating and organizing men in a call to action to be a part of the solution, we are building knowledge on the issue and an understanding of the subject as it continues to evolve. We hope to lead …Read More »
The practice of Spiritual Direction facilitates the discovery - or rediscovery - of your spiritual life.
Whether you have long walked a spiritual path, are just beginning, or wish to begin again, we are here to accompany you.
Talking about spiritual concepts and experiences in language that makes sense to you promotes healing and growth! Through one-on-one confidential conversa…Read More »
Sundays, 9:00 a.m. – 10: 00 a.m. | Donnan Meeting Room
Using theological reflection, explore the lessons specified for that Sunday and ways in which we can engage with the Scriptures in a deeper and more intentional way. Please come join us to add your thoughts and be inspired by those of others.
Every baptized person is called to ministry. Education for Ministry (EfM) offers an opportunity to discover how to respond to the call to Christian service through study, prayer, and reflection. EfM is an accredited mentor-led course for lay people from the School of Theology at the University of the South. An EfM group consists of six to thirteen participants and a trained mento…Read More »
As people who stand before God and one another and declare that we will, in the words of our Baptismal Covenant, “respect the dignity of every human being,” we are committed to ensuring that St. John’s is a safe place for people of all ages and circumstances. To that end, St. John’s and The Episcopal Diocese of Wyoming have established safe church policies and training pr…Read More »
The Reverend Ken Asel Education Grant Fund is available to those who want to pursue further education, such as training to be a spiritual director, a deacon, priest, or to enroll in Education for Ministry. The Asel Fund shall be used for those who are called to seek a deeper knowledge of their faith in order to better meet the needs of our church, our Diocese, or the broader comm…Read More »
Stephen Ministers are congregation members trained by to offer high-quality, one-to-one Christian care to people going through tough times. Sometimes we need someone to talk with who is not involved with the situation we are experiencing, and Stephen Ministers are always available to simply listen. There is no judgement involved; just compassion and support. It is completely conf…Read More »