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Most Sundays from 9:45am-10:30am in the sanctuary.

This is a time of education and discussion on a variety of topics.

Ruth Circle

This women’s Bible study meets monthly during the program year (Sept-May).

Meets on the 3rd Monday of the month at 2:00pm in the parlor. All women are invited!

St. John Book Club

This is the book club that meets once per month with a different book to discuss each time. Meets the first Monday of the month at 7pm in the parlor and on Zoom unless otherwise noted. New members are always welcome!

Zoom link:

Meeting ID: 858 9997 8267; Passcode: books


Tuesdays from 9am-2pm in the music room. Please bring a sack lunch. Everyone welcome!

No sewing experience necessary. The quilts we make are sent around the world through Lutheran World Relief, and used for local needs.

MUGG Night (Men Under God’s Guidance)

Second Monday of the month at 5:30pm at the Fargo Brewing Company (610 N University Dr, Fargo).

All men are invited to join us for a time of fellowship.

Women & Wine

All women are invited for a time of food, drinks, and fellowship!

Usually meets on the Third Thursday of the month at 6:00pm at a church member’s home.

Please contact the church office for meeting dates and locations (701-232-8521 or

“Living With Anxiety” Group

If anxiety or a related condition impacts your life, please join us!

This is an informal time of conversation and supporting each other. It’s great to know you’re not alone in your struggles! We have done a variety of things together, including book studies and an education series on anxiety, as well as practicing anti-anxiety techniques together.

Usually meets the fourth Monday of the month on Zoom. Please contact the church office for exact dates and times:; 701-232-8521

Zoom link:

Meeting ID: 968 3783 3525
Passcode: anxiety

Cross+Walk Sunday School

Sundays from 9:30am-10:30am in the fellowship hall (Sept-May). All ages welcome, with an emphasis on families with children from age 3 to grade 5.

Here’s a sample outline of how a morning of Cross+Walk Sunday School looks:

9:30am: Family fellowship time

9:45am: Large Group time

10:10am: Small Group time for kids age 3 through grade 5

10:30am: dismiss

6th-8th Grade Confirmation Classes

Wednesdays from 6:30pm-7:30pm in the parlor (Sept-May).

Youth are usually confirmed in the fall of their 9th grade year on Reformation Sunday.

Milestones Ministry

This program recognizes major events in the life and faith of our children and youth, such as baptism, first Bible, Confirmation, and more!

Click here to view the tentative Milestone schedule for the 2023-24 program year.

For more information, please email the Youth Education Director, Erin Bjerke, at

St. John Christian Preschool

Check out our preschool for 3-5 year-olds at

Middle School Youth Group

Grades 6-8. Sundays from 9:45am-10:30am in the youth room (Sept-May).

All middle schoolers are invited for a time of fellowship.

Middle School Night

(Grades 6-8) We meet on the first Friday of the month from 6pm-9:30pm.

6pm-7pm: Chat & Chew

Eat food and talk about important stuff. We’ll have a different topic to discuss each time, while we practice respectfully sharing our own opinions and listening to the views of others.

7pm-9:30pm: Fun Night

Play games and fellowship together. We typically play very active games as we have fun together.

Come for part or all of the fun!

High School Youth Group

Grades 9-12. Wednesdays at 7:30pm in the youth room (Sept-May).

All high schoolers are invited for a time of fellowship.