Welcome To St. John's Church

Welcome to Saint John The Baptist Orthodox Christian Church. We are glad you found our website!  We are a Christ centered church who loves to have visitors. Whether you are a Christian or not, you are welcome to join us anytime.

You are welcome to visit during one of our services or you can contact us to schedule a visit at a different time. Our priest loves to meet with visitors and we also offer tours of the church.

Through this web site, we are pleased to be able to introduce you to the worship and fellowship as it is expressed in the life of our Parish. If you are a new member of our parish, or are considering membership, these web pages will acquaint you with what our parish offers. We hope you will consider paying us a visit and joining us for worship.   Learn More ... 


Parish News

No Service January 20, 2019

Saturday, January 19, 2019

No Service on January 20, 2019

Due to the unpredictable weather conditions, there will be no church service on Sunday, January 20.

January 2019 Announcements

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Upcoming Services for January

Sunday, Jan. 13 – 9:00am Liturgy with Father Joel McEachen

Sunday, Jan. 20 – 9:00am Liturgy with Father Sergei Bouteneff

Sunday, Jan. 27 – 9:00am Liturgy with Father Sergei Bouteneff

Community Supper

Our Outreach work at the Lord's Kitchen here in Stratford continues. Our next Lord's Kitchen date is January 14th.

Annual Meeting

Our annual parish meeting will be held on Sunday, January 27th following Holy Liturgy.


Diocesan News

Parish Life

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Liturgy:  Sundays  9:00 am

Molebens, Akathists & Other Services:
As Scheduled. Consult Church Bulletin

Coming Events

Divine Liturgy
Jul 21 9 am
Church School
Jul 21 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy
Jul 28 9 am
Church School
Jul 28 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy
Aug 4 9 am
Church School
Aug 4 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy
Aug 11 9 am
Church School
Aug 11 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy
Aug 18 9 am
Church School
Aug 18 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy
Aug 25 9 am
Church School
Aug 25 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy
Sep 1 9 am
Church School
Sep 1 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy
Sep 8 9 am



Prayer Corner

Saints Feasts and Readings

Listen To The Lives Of The Saints Commemorated Today

Visit the Prayer Corner for daily readings, hymns, a monthly calendar of saints/feasts and more.

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