Ways to Get Involved

Ways to Get Involved

St. John’s has many ways you can get involved. If any of the groups below interest you, please contact the Church Office for more information or pick up a copy of the Leadership Directory from the Welcome Center, which has contact information for team and committee members.

Worship Volunteer Opportunities 


Did you know that it takes about 60 people to plan, organize, and participate in worship each week?  If you would like to participate in our current Online or Outdoor worship services, please call the church office at 608-291-4311 or send an email to Laura McGoveran.  

Here are some groups you could participate in for Worship:

  • Altar Guild
  • Worship Assistants
  • Chime Choir
  • Chancel Choir
  • Soulvation Praise Band
  • Special Music

See the 2021/2022 Music Schedule.


Watch Madeline Nott Sing & Sign for Jesus Loves Me…

Congregational Council

The Congregational Council is elected each year at the Annual Meeting in January. Council Members serve as representatives to the Ministry Teams and serve as leaders in our congregation.

Ministry Teams

Ministry Teams coordinate the ministries of St. John’s. Each team has a chairperson who convenes and chairs the meetings, and a council representative who serves as a liaison between council and team.

Ministry Teams include:

  • Communications Ministry Team
  • Congregational Life Ministry Team
  • Education Ministry Team
  • Building Improvement Team
  • Finance Ministry Team
  • Veterans Ministry Team
  • Property Ministry Team
  • Worship Ministry Team
  • Youth Ministry Team
  • Stewardship Ministry Team
  • Evangelism Ministry Team
  • Family Ministry Team
  • Care for Creation Team
  • Personnel Team

Congregational Life Teams

  • Advent by Candlelight
  • Birthday Greeting Callers
  • Care Callers
  • Church Chow & How
  • Prayer Chain


Visit the Online Missions Page

Property Teams

  • Garden and Landscape
  • Flower Bed Volunteers





Educational Teams

  • Confirmation
  • Scholarship Team
  • Sunday School






Relational Groups

  • Women of St. John’s
    • Funeral Committee
    • Lutheran World Relief Quilters
    • Salad Luncheon
  • Women’s Circles
    • Martha Circle
    • Pricilla Bible Study
    • Ruth Circle
    • Sarah Circle

Youth Ministry

  • High School Activities
  • Sugar Creek Bible Camp

The Leadership Directory is in the Member Area

This Directory is strictly confidential and is only to be used for the Business Affairs of St. John’s.
Private access is given only to our members.  If you are a member, and you need access to this information,
please ask a Council Member or an Executive Team Member for the password.

(The Full Leadership Directory with Team and Committee contact information is available at the Welcome Center)