COVID 19 – Coronavirus News & Updates

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

as Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Greetings Church Family,

We are providing a few referral numbers for your use as needed.  We will update this list from time to time.  Blessings!:

Center for Disease Control:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/share-facts.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fsymptoms-testing%2Fshare-facts.html
Dallas County COVID – 19
https://www.dallascounty.org/covid-19/
Tarrant County COVID – 19
https://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/county/tarrant-county-covid-19-information.html
Food and Nutrition Services:
https://www.fns.usda.gov/disaster/pandemic/covid-19
AARP – Coronavirus Tele-town Hall: Every Thursday at 12 PM (central).  Call-in phone number 855-274-9507. No RSVP required.
COVID -19 Drive-Thru Testing Locations in Texas:
https://txdshs.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=297f10f479d74b569322084e5215541e
FEMA Rumor control / FAQ’s:
https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus-rumor-control
Tax Help:
https://www.myfreetaxes.com/
as Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Church Family,

We are continuing to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19)  public health emergency, including social distancing and stay-at-home orders.  We  will provide frequent updates to keep you informed.  To receive cell phone updates, text sjbcfamily to 313131.

We want to assure you that public health and safety concerns are our community is of the highest priority.  Due to extended social distancing orders from officials and the health professionals, we will continue to gather online. Our campuses and offices are closed.  All ministry events have been postponed.  However, our church staff is working remotely during normal business hours.

For after hour emergencies, requiring immediate attention, please call 888–888-SJBC (7522).

Be Safe!
Pastor Davis
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as Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Dear SJC Church Family and Friends,
The health and well-being of our church family and community is our first and foremost concern.  Effective immediately, St. John Church will be utilizing live stream and on-demand formats to ensure we are in compliance with the most recent COVID-19 federal, state and local requirements.
Please note that our campuses are temporarily closed and ministry activities are postponed until further notice.  We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 crisis and provide updates.
St. John family,  I want to reassure you from scripture: “Our help comes from the Lord who made heaven and earth” (Psalm 121: 2). Also, I want to remind you that we will keep you informed of updates.
Lastly, I want to invite you to reimagine our opportunity to stay connected as a church family. Let’s begin with prayer on tomorrow, Wednesday, March 18 at 6:00AM. The prayer call-in number is 530-881-1212, then enter 291359153#.
Ways to stay stay connected:
  • Website
    • www.sjbcfamily.com
  • Social media
    • Facebook – St. John Church Unleashed
    • Instagram – @sjbcfamily
    • Twitter – @sjbcfamily
  • Text sjbcfamily to 313131
  • Church Newsletter – click here to be added to distribution
  • Email publications@sjbcfamily.com
God bless,
Pastor Davis
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as of Friday, March 13, 2020
The St. John Church Leadership is in communication with our local health officials, governmental authorities, and observing best practices regarding public health and COVID-19. As it currently stands, we will hold our regularly scheduled worship services and will continue to monitor this situation. If there is any change from the normal scheduled gatherings and events, we will notify you as soon as possible.
Our church endeavors to consider as much relative information as possible regarding a decision on any change to our regularly scheduled gatherings and upcoming events in the days and weeks ahead. Please join us in praying for this situation and all those involved both here and around the world. While we should be and are being cautious and aware, we do not need to allow fear to rule in our hearts. God is at work in and through uncertain times.
If there are any changes, you will be the first to know, but you have to stay connected. Please visit our website, follow our social media outlets, and check your email/text messages. If you should have any questions or concerns, please feel to call us Tuesday – Friday, 8 AM – 5PM (972) 264-1483.
God Bless you and yours!
Pastor Davis
Ways to Stay Connected and Watch Service:
1. Go to www.sjbcfamily.com and scroll down to the “Watch Us Live”.
2. Log into your Facebook account and search for St. John Church Unleashed and click the “live” tab.
3. Opt in to receive text messages by sending sjbcfamily to 313131
4. Sign up for our emails by going to www.sjbcfamily.com and click on the connect tab.

5. Follow us on Facebook @sjbcfamily, Twitter @sjbcfamily.com and Instagram: sjbcfamily

Ways To Give Your Tithes & Offering:
1. Give Online: www.sjbcfamily.com
2. Givelify APP: Search for St. John Church Unleashed

Pray – Join Virtual

With St. John Church, you have a community!

We would love the opportunity to pray with you. Remember you are never are never alone, let’s pray together.

Have you made a decision to trust Christ as your personal Savior or would like to unite with the local church? Well, let’s celebrate!

Call or text our team at 972-802-1707 to connect… we really do care!

Hats off to Class of 2020

We are celebrating our 2020 COLLEGE & HIGH SCHOOL graduates!

Grads (parents if you are helping), e-mail your photos, current school information, and your NEXT STEPS (college or career) to efreeman@sjbcfamily-com.

Please submit your photos and information by Friday, April 25 so that we can get an amazing tribute for the Class of 2020!!

Saturday Praise Break LIVE

St. John we are ONLINE & ON-FIRE with an all new format!

What is it? It’s Saturday Praise Break LIVE at 5:00PM, of course on Saturday. Our content will include conversations, special interest presentations, and LOTS of music with the always awesome DJ JayP!

Find us and Follow us on FaceBook @sjbcfamily

Class of 2020 Graduates

St. John will celebrate our amazing Class of 2020 graduates on Saturday, May 30 at 11:00 am.  The service will take place on our Southlake Campus open lot area.

This service will recognize all High School and College graduates.  Graduates are asked to confirm their participation by May 16.  Family and friends are encouraged to attend this special service.

Graduates and their family group will be assigned to specific stations on the parking lot.  All attendees will be asked to observe social distancing requirements.

CONTACT: Rev. Elena at efreeman@sjbcfamily.com to register and for information.

SJC Worship Online

Online Growth Groups

ONLINE GROWTH GROUPS

ONLINE  ACCESS MINISTRY MEETING DAY TIME FACILITATOR
(Contact)
Zoom Women’s Bible Study
Defined
Sunday 8:15am Elaine Lee
elee60@sbcglobal.net
Tracie Sims
ar.connection@verizon.net
Google Conference Room  Men’s Church School Sunday 9:00am Deacon Thompson
rjohnson@sjbcfamily.com
Zoom Women’s Church School Sunday 11:00am Jackie Cooper
rjohnson@sjbcfamily.com
Zoom Children’s Mid-week Bible Study Tuesday 6:00pm Sean Raymond
sraymondsjbc@gmail.com
LaToya Sneed
lsneedsjbc@gmail.com
Zoom CHOSEN Youth – the WELL Wednesday 6:45pm Rev Elena Carraway
efreeman@sjbcfamily.com
Zoom Women’s Bible Study
Defined
Thursday 7:00pm Gale Durden
rjohnson@sjbcfamily.com
Zoom Women’s Bible Study
Discerning the Voice of God
Thursday 5:30pm Ramona Johnson
rjohnson@sjbcfamily.com
Zoom
Salvation 101

Saturday 10:00am monthly Sean Raymond
sraymondsjbc@gmail.com
LaToya Sneed
lsneedsjbc@gmail.com
Zoom Marriage Ministry Saturday 10:00am Tracie Sims
ar.connection@verizon.net
Zoom Men’s Ministry Saturday 10:00am monthly Greg Newby
Gregnewby@sbcglobal.net
Carl Ruffin
carlandrochelle@yahoo.com
Zoom New Members Orientation Saturday 10:00am
monthly
Rev. Steven Littlejohn
slittlejohn@sjbcfamily.com
YouTube Children’s Worship Service Sunday Viewable All Day Sean Raymond
sraymondsjbc@gmail.com
LaToya Sneed
lsneedsjbc@gmail.com

Marriage Ministry Date Night 2020

The Marriage Ministry is hosting activities to make marriage fun during these different times. Married Couples having “Fun” Together! For more information email marriageministry@sjbcfamily.com

Join us for these events and more… 
May 30 – Trivia Game Night via Zoom at 7:00pm Click Here to Register
June 13 – Date Night/Drive-In Movie at SL at 7:00pm Click Here to Register
June 27 – Trivia Game Night via Zoom at 7:00pm Click to Here to Register
July 18 – Bible Study on Communication via Zoom at 10:00am

 

Victory Place DIV AND GRIEF

Group dates: (same for both GriefShare & DivorceCare)

Thursdays: May 21st through August 13th

      • Register for GriefShare on Thursdays:

click: https://www.griefshare.org/groups/121540

      • Register for DivorceCare on Thursdays:

click: https://www.divorcecare.org/groups/121539

Sundays: May 24th through August 16th 

      • Register for GriefShare on Sundays:

click: https://www.griefshare.org/groups/121542

      • Register for DivorceCare on Sundays:

click: https://www.divorcecare.org/groups/121541