An ELCA Congregation


We're a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, established in 1864 and always being made new.

Our Pastor is the Rev. Valerie de Cathelineau.
Our Associate Pastor is the Rev. Roger W. Griffiths, Jr.

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Seeking an Administrative Assistant

After many faithful years of service our beloved Administrative Assistant is retiring. If you, or someone you know, is interested in this position, please respond to Pastor Roger at 716-668-2152.

Read the job description here:

Seeking a Teacher's Aid

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year working with little ones!

We have a teacher's aid position open, beginning in September. You must love to work with 3 year old and 4 year old children!

Duties include assisting:

Our program's morning classes run 9-11:30, our afternoon classes run 12:30-3pm. Our hours are Monday - Friday, 8:45am - 3:15pm. 6 hours per day, with an unpaid lunch time between.

Please send your resumes to sjcommunityps@gmail.com

Deadlines for resumes is July 1st.
You will not be contacted until after July 1st to set up an interview.

Thank You!

Worship with Us

Sunday Morning

During the Summer, starting May 27, we have services of Holy Communion at 9:30 am.

Saturday Evening

service of the Word at 5 pm

Worship Music

Like all ELCA congregations, we celebrate our faith with Word, sacrament, liturgy and music.

During the summer, our Band leads worship music every other Sunday.

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Reaching out to provide a remote worship experience for our shut-ins and out-of-town parishioners and friends, we're broadcasting via Periscope. Click the button below to watch "live" or see recently recorded services.



Find the Lenten Devotional and other faith tools on our Resources page.

Preschool Class Registration Now Open

St. John's Community Preschool is now accepting registration for 3- and 4-year-olds for September classes.

Morning classes are available from 9-11:30 am, with the possibility of afternoon classes from 12:30-3 pm, if six or more children are interested.

Call (716) 668-3584 to sign up or schedule a tour.

Growing & Serving

St. John's is alive with youth and faith-formation activities, community events and dedicated ministries through which we proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ through word and deed.

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