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.
Worship with Us
During the Summer, starting May 27, we have services of Holy Communion at 9:30 am.
service of the Word at 5 pm
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.
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.
Sunday Church School
Saint John's provides Sunday Church School for the spiritual development of children pre-K through Confirmation age at 9 am, concurrent with our early service. Parents with younger children can use this opportunity to worship without distraction, and classes have regular opportunities to participate in readings and other parts of the service.
All grade levels gather at 9 am in the parish hall, just past the worship space, between the foyer and the education building
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.
- Community Dinner
- Sunday Church School
- Youth Group
- Bible Study