St. John's OKC 100th Anniversary

St. John's OKC 100th Anniversary


By St. John's, Oklahoma City

The people of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Oklahoma City celebrated their 100 year anniversary as a congregation on Sunday, September 30th. The 8:00 and 10:30 a.m. services were folded into one 9:30 a.m. service, a festive Eucharist that featured special offerings of music from the congregation. The Rev. Canon Susan Brown Snook was our guest preacher. After the service, a potluck lunch party then ensued that exhibited more fabulous talent from our congregation, and a game of St. John’s trivia provided a learning experience and memory exercise for all. Members who were confirmed at St. John’s as early as the 1930s were present.

St. John’s was established as a mission of St. Paul’s in 1918, and even before that, they started as a Sunday School class in someone’s living room. Established as a parish in 1921, St. John’s has moved locations at least twice before landing at the current location on Brookline Avenue in the mid-1960s. The ministries of St. John’s have been far and wide, the most prominent being St. John’s School which formed countless young people over its 66-year history from 1951-2017. St. John’s continues its ministry of education by partnering with local schools in need by donating supplies to teachers who otherwise would reach into their own pockets to serve their students.




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924 N. Robinson I Oklahoma City, OK 73102
(405) 232-4820

dioceseofoklahoma@epiok.org
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