About Us

St. John’s Episcopal Church is an active and historic community church. We openly welcome ALL who walk through our doors as an individual sent by God who will enrich our lives. On Sundays, we come together as the people of God to celebrate the life and message of Christ. We hope you will honor us with a visit and we look forward to sharing God’s love with you.

Where are we located?

We are located in Havre de Grace at:
114 N. Union Ave.
Havre de Grace, MD 21078.

Who can I reach out to?

We can be reached by telephone, email, social media, or in person. By telephone give us a call at the church office 410-939-2107, if we do not answer please leave us a message and we will respond. By email send your email message to stjohnshdg@comcast.net. If you are connect on social media we can be reached on Facebook, send us a message. Of course we would love to meet you in person, please join us at any of our events list on our calendar or setup a time to meet in person through our church office.

Where Do I Park?

Park along Union Ave on the street, there is plenty of parking available, especially next to the Library on Pennington Ave.

What Do I Wear?

Come as you are and wear whatever makes you comfortable. Some members get more dressed up, some less.

What About My Kids?

Children are always welcome at all our services. We also offer child care during service.

Can I Join The Church?

We would love to have you join our family. It is not complicated, it just starts by letting us know. Please say something to our priest after the service or contact the church office.

What are your services like?

We have one service which starts at 9:30am it is a traditional service with music. Each service will start with our opening prayer followed by the lessons from the Bible, a sermon and the celebration of Holy Communion. 

You will be greeted at the door by our ushers and given a bulletin. Please make yourself comfortable and sit anywhere you wish. If you have any questions or get lost in the service, feel free to ask for help.

We have placed on hold the 8am traditional spoken service and 10:30am traditional service with music. Each service will start with our opening prayer followed by the lessons from the Bible, a sermon and the celebration of Holy Communion. 

Following the service everyone is welcome for coffee hour in the parish hall. 

How do I get baptized?

Holy Baptism is a sacrament by which we are made part of Christ’s Body, the Christian Church. We delight in welcoming the newly baptized into our family as partners in Christ’s life and ministry. We promise to do all in our power not only to make your baptism a joyous event, but also make sure you are supported in your life in Christ. Please say something to our priest after the service or contact the church office if you are interested in pursuing baptism.

Will I be welcome at Communion?

Holy Communion, otherwise known as Mass or Holy Eucharist, is celebrated every Sunday. If you are not baptized, you are welcome receive a blessing by crossing your arms across your breast at the distribution of Communion.

What do Episcopalians believe?

Holy Communion, otherwise known as Mass or Holy Eucharist, is celebrated every Sunday. If you are not baptized, you are welcome receive a blessing by crossing your arms across your breast at the distribution of Communion.