St. John’s United Church of Christ

We are an Open and Affirming, LGBT-friendly faith family in the heart of downtown Jackson, Michigan.

St. John’s welcomes all! We are an inclusive family of faith that reaches up, reaches in, and reaches out. We are on a journey of spiritual transformation that ripples out into our community.

Join us for worship! We gather every Sunday at 10:15am. Service begins at 10:30am.

No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here!


Daily Advent Prayers

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Advent is a time of expectant waiting and preparation for both the celebration of the Nativity of Christ at Christmas. Spend some time each day in meditation and prayer with our Daily Advent Prayers.


Baby Shower

Each year, St. John’s hosts a Baby Shower for all the new moms and expecting moms in our area! Average attendance for…

Food Pantry

The third week of every month is a busy week here at St. John’s! Our food pantry serves over 100 individuals and…

Samaritan Fund

St. John’s reaches out to the community to help our neighbors who have eviction notices and utility shut-off notices.…

United Center

The United Center for Caring (UC4C) was formed in 2002 as an outreach of St. John’s United Church of Christ. As a…

Hot Showers

It is an unfortunate reality that not everybody has access to hot, running water, clean towels, and soap.

We are proud…

Emergency Food

Emergencies don’t always wait to happen at a convenient time.

If you and your family aren’t able to hold…



Cybersecurity Class

As technology becomes increasingly complex and integrated into our everyday lives, the threats to our bank accounts,…


Holy Spokes

Join our Holy Spokes bicycle club every second Sunday at 1pm! Holy Spokes is an excellent opportunity to strengthen your…


Inclusive Game Night

We host an Inclusive Game Night every second Wednesday at 6pm. Everybody is welcome to join us, regardless of age,…

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