May 3, 2021

Baptism & Communion Sunday

May is National Hypertension & Stroke Awareness Month.  Some attacks are sudden and intense, but most start slowly.  If you have any of the following symptoms such as chest discomfort, shortness of breath, breaking out in a cold sweat, nausea, or lightheadedness.  Call 911 immediately.  Get to the hospital right away.  St. John Nursing Corp Ministry.

Fusion Announcements:  The food pantry will be open Saturday May 1st from 11-12:00 pm. Curbside pickup will be in the back of the church. If you need assistance with food or know of someone in need, please share this information or have them call the church at 405-478-3344 for more information.

Fusion wants you! Come be a part of St. John’s not so young Adult Ministry. The age limit has been lifted. Stop by the table in the fellowship hall for more information.

Administrative Meeting will be held virtual on Monday, April 5, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.  All auxiliary leaders are asked to please email their written reports to email:

Administrative Zoom Meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 3rd at 6:30 p.m.  All Auxiliary Leaders are asked to attend this Zoom meeting.  A notification with the link will be emailed to you. You may also contact the church office for the link.

2021 Baby Dedication:  Annual Deaconess Day is on Sunday, May 9, 2021 (Mother’s Day). is the time for dedicating children added to church families   If a baby has been added to your family this year, submit their name, parent’s name, birth date, and a picture to the church office.  The deadline is Tuesday, May 4, 2021.  All Children dedicated will receive a certificate commemorating the occasion. Questions can be directed to the Church Office, 405.478.3344 or Annette Kirk Burleigh 405.424.8009. Forms are also located in the church office.

The Annual Scholarship Awards Banquet scheduled for May 15th, 2021, will be replaced by A Virtual Graduation Celebration planned for Sat., May 22nd, 2021, @ 5 pm, in the M. L. Jemison Conference Center.  This year’s celebration will acknowledge & congratulation 2021 and 2020 GRADs, as well!  

The Vacation Bible School 2021 is now taking pre-registrations for you to ensure we have a successful and save Vacation Bible School. You can go and register now until May 16th.  Visit or the St. John Facebook page.  You can register online or get a copy from the church office Monday-Friday.  

Door Check-in Volunteers Needed.  We are asking for volunteers to help check in members and visitors on Sundays beginning at 9:30 am. Our desire is to have enough help to have you serve only 1 Sunday per month. Contact the church office if your able to help.  

Oklahoma State Conference on Aging is hosting a conference on Friday, May 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in-person in the Crossings OKC Venue and streamed online. This event is free and for more information call Lori Bunyar at 405.302.1258.

Ministry Meeting Locations.  Are you planning an event, a meeting, or a rehearsal at the church?  If you are, please stop by the Church Office and fill out a Building Form and turn it into Vernetta Johnson.

Church Announcements.  Just a reminder, all ministry leaders are asked to submit their announcements by the Second Tuesday of each week to To be sure your announcement was received, call the Church Office at 405-478-3344 to verify.  

St. John’s Social Media

Wednesday Prayer Service: Join us at 12:15 p.m. and at 7:00 p.m.  Conference calls: dial 1-605-313-5111, enter code 628430.  After connection, please turn your volume down.

Wednesday Bible Study begins following the Noon Day prayer on our Facebook page.  

Sunday School Lessons are available every Saturday morning by 10:00 a.m. on Facebook.

Live Stream Service on the Church Website, at 10:45 a.m. each Sunday morning on

Radio Station:  88.7 FM. If you are on the church property [in front of the M. L. Jemison Conference Center], dial 88.7 FM to hear the live Sunday Service from your automobile.

On Wednesdays, at 7:00 p.m., we will continue weekly prayer meetings via conference call.  Dial 1-605-313-5111: code 628430.  Join us and invite others.

Join St. John to Pray on Wednesday @ 12:15 p.m. and at 7:15 p.m. We will have weekly prayer meetings via conference call.  Dial 1-605-313-5111: code 628430.  Join us & invite others.

Follow St. John live on Face Book.    Sunday School Lesson is available every Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m.

For live Live Stream Service, join us on Facebook and on the Church Website ( and on YouTube (St. John Media OKC) at 10:45 a.m. each Sunday morning.

88.7 FM, Radio Dial: If you are on the church property [in front of the M. L. Jemison Conference Center], dial 88.7 FM to hear the live Sunday Service from your automobile.

“Drive Thru Church” is available from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon.  This provides you the opportunity for members to drive to church and receive assistance in the following areas of connecting to live church service; receive a list of announcements and activities for the week; leave your prayer request and to drop off your tithes and offerings.

Ways to Give: 

  • Go to the church website and give thru the Give Plus application. 
  • Mail-in your tithes and offering to 5700 N. Kelley Avenue, Box B, Okla. City, OK  73111. 
  • You are welcome to come by the church (hours 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.) and drop off your tithes and offering in Box B.
  • Call the church at 478-3344 and we will gladly come and pick up your tithes and offering.
  • You can drive up to the Rev. W. K. Jackson Educational Wing of the church, on Sunday mornings, and leave your offering with the Safety & Security Ministry.