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Faith Stories

Faith Stories: Prayer for our Country

On the night of Tuesday, November 8 as I sat watching the presidential election returns--flipping from one news station to another (MSNBC, FOX, BBC CNN)--not wanting to believe what I was viewing. ...

Faith Stories: The Language of Christ's Love

At the urging of some friends, I will attempt to convey a very moving spiritual moment for me. This short moment made me realize what healing power each of us possesses if we choose to use it. As ...

Advent Faith Stories: Christmas Eve 2016

Billie Bourgeois, "Awaiting," 13"x13" acrylic on wood panel. But understand this: if the owner of the house had known in wh...

Advent Faith Stories: Teetering on the Edge of a Harvest Blessing

And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up. Galatians 6:9 The accelerator is to the floor. Trying to keep up with this fast-paced life, amidst t...

Advent Faith Stories: Stay Awake

Therefore you must also be ready, for the Son of Man is coming a an unexpected hour.(Matthew 24: 44) If the Son of Man came today . . . now that is a sobering thought. In the last few months we ha...

Advent Faith Stories: Holy Ground

I wait for the Lord, my soul waits, and in his word I put my hope. My soul waits for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning. Psalm 130:5-6 For as...

Advent Faith Stories: Ready for the Miracle

Many, Lord my God, are the wonders you have done, the things you planned for us. None can compare with you; were I to speak and tell of your deeds, they would be too many to declare. Psalm 40:5 I...

Faith Stories: Testimony of God's Abundance

October 23, 2016 - A Testimony of Abundance from St. John's UMC Baton Rouge on Vimeo. A Season of Plenty K It’s hard to see abundance when you’re right in the middle of things. Z Well...

Faith Stories: Testimony of God's Abundance

October 16, 2016 -Testimony of God's Abundance from St. John's UMC Baton Rouge on Vimeo. A Season of Plenty When Pastor Jay called me earlier in the week and asked me to speak about God's bounty,...

Faith Stories: A Direct and Immediate Answer to Prayer

And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us. And if we know that he hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we have the requests...


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We are a Christian community called to share our gifts through worship, witness and service so that others will know God and become disciples of Jesus Christ.


Sunday worship at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.

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St. John's United Methodist Church

(Note New Mailing Address)
230 Renee' Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

  Phone : 225-766-4594
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  Office hours : Mon-Thurs, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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