News & Notes

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Remember The Word >

An innovative and entertaining way  to learn Bible Skills to help you quickly find in the Bible, exactly what you’re looking for. Seven Week program begins Wednesday, June 3 at 7 :00 p.m. Offered by The Rev. Lee Miller.

SJD Book club

The-Aviators-WifeThis month’s selection is “The Aviator’s Wife”. Novelist, Melanie Benjamin pulls back the curtain on the relationship of one of America’s most extraordinary couples: Charles Lindbergh & Ann Morrow Lindbergh. Discussion will be Sunday,  May 31,  at the home of Barbara Gingrich.



Dominican Republic MIssion Dinner and Show >

Feb 2015 Ole!$15 per person, with Servings at 5:30 & 6:30 pm and Flamenco performances at 6:15 & 7:15 pm. Performance by Flamenco Dancers.

Support our SJD Mission Team. Buy tickets online,   after Services or st the SJD office, Mon. through Fri., 9:00 a.m. to Noon.


“Abide and Bear Fruit” >

Click on headline above to see The Rev Kevin Warner sermon of May 3, 2015, “Abide and Bear Fuit.”



To see the Sunday, April 19 sermon, “Living,” by the Rev. Lee Miller, click on image below.



“The Empty Tomb”

To see the Sunday, April 5 sermon, “The Empty Tomb” by the Rev. Kevin Warner, click on image below.


 “The Three Most Important Questions God Will Ever Ask You” >

To hear Fr. Lee Miller’s sermon  click on headline or on his photo icon at right.

 “What Does The Cross Mean To You?” >

To hear Fr. Kevin Warner’s sermon of Sun. 3-15-15, click on headline or on his photo icon at upper right.

“Meet the Priest” – Fr. Kevin Warner >

Interview with Fr. Kevin Warner appears in the current (Lent/Easter) issue of the Diocesan publication, “Southern Cross.” (To read in full, click on headline)

A Few Feb Photos


 From the “Revelations” March issue

To see the entire issue, click on the Revelations

icon in the column at right

clicking on image will open image on a separate page. Clicking on that image will enlarge it for easier viewing.

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Alpha website promo

Here is Fr. Kevin Warner’s  message from the front page of the February, 2015 edition of “Revelatons.”  To read the entire publication, click on the “Revelations” icon in the column at right.

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Annual Meeting


meeting recap  for 1-25-15

To read the Annual Report made available to all parishioners, click on link below.

SJD Annual Report – 2014/2015
















Meaningful Worship

worship page-website-revised Dec 19-2014

To hear Fr. Kevin Warner’s  Christmas Sermon

click on his photo icon at right.



 It was a Holly, Jolly Christmas gathering Dec. 14 for families, friends and kids of The Lord’s Lighthouse.  Many gifts of love, toys and presents of all kind were given, provided by personnel from MacDill Air Force Base, Lord’s Lighthouse donors, by the Men’s Club of St. John the Divine and other members of the parish.

Take a look at the video (click on link below) prepared by Sharon Silverglade.  As noted: “The giving just went on . .and on . .and on.”

Kennett’s Day

acolyte fest

To see more pictures from the Acolyte Fest and a video of the service, go to:  ACOLYTE FEST 2014   

                                                                                     Allie Maiocchi


Three Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask

To hear Fr. Lee’s latest message,

click on his photo icon at right.

Happy Anniversary, Maestro

Charles “Chuck” Wirick, on August 3rd, 2014, completed his 24th year as St. John the Divine’s Director of Music, for which the Parish offers its “love, admiration and gratitude.”

Chuck Wirick anniv aug 3 2014 for web