Gathering in Love to Serve


We seek, with God's help, to provide a spiritual home for children, youth and adults as they travel on their journey of faith through the wilderness of human experience


Episcopal Church of St. John in the Wilderness

2175 1st St. (Clark Ave. at 1st St.)
White Bear Lake, MN 55110-3462

Office: (651) 429-5351
Parish Staff

Worship Times

Sunday: 8 and 10 am

Wednesday: 7 pm


Office Hours:

Mon through Fri,
7:30 am to 4:30 pm

Welcome to St. Johns

Images from our parish life

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Featured Events

Brunch and Hymn Sing Wine and Cheese Social, July 27

Join Eric Bigalke, Music Minister, for song, wine, food, and fellowship following the 10 am Worship. Lift your voices, raise your glass, and share your hopes and dreams for the choral music at St. John.

Habitat for Humanity Build
July 14 to July 25

This year our Habitat For Humanity project is at 2144 E Cty Rd E, White Bear Lake, MN 55110. Sign up on-line.

Simply Christian: Why Christianity Makes Sense, April 27 to August 3

Join us for a fresh presentation of the timeless truths of Christianity in this 10 part video series Sundays at 9 am, featuring N. T. (Tom) Wright.

Summer Children's Faith Formation, June 1 through August 24

On Sundays from June 1 through August 24, children can engage in Faith Formation from 9 to 9:50 am, concurrent with Bible Studies and Faith Formation for older Youth and adults.

Women's Summer Study on Nehemiah, June 18 to July 30

Join us for our 3rd annual Women's Summer study, 6-7:30 pm on Wednesdays. We meet in the Parlor to delve into the Old Testament book of Nehemiah.

St. Johns is part of The Episcopal Church (more ...) and The Anglican Communion


Worship and Event Calendar

 July 20 to 28

The Worship and Event Calendar gives Feast Days, the Anglican Cycle of Prayer, worship and event times.


Small Voice

July 20

The Small Voice is our weekly newsletter


The Voice

July 2014

The Voice is our monthly newsletter:

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Youth and Chlldren's Voice

July 2014

The Youth and Children's Voice is our monthly newsletter of youth and children's activities:

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The welcomes updates, reports of errors, requests for changes or additions