Through God’s grace, we are the hands and feet of Christ to each other, sharing in worship and the study of the Word, serving our neighbors as ourselves, and praying with and for one another.
"My philosophy of generosity to the church is this: giving is a voluntary response of gratitude. As a Christian, giving to the church is quite simply an irresistible and tangible expression of gratitude for the limitless generosity of God in Jesus Christ"
~The Rev. Dr. R. Leigh Spruill, rector
Find out how your gifts are Changing Lives for God in Christ by reading our most recent quarterly generosity report.
As the year draws to a close, please remember that any year-end gifts that you wish to have credited to the 2022 tax year must be postmarked or made online by December 31, 2022. If you wish to drop a check at the church, it must be received by 5:00 pm on Thursday, December 29.
Your gift to the General Operating Fund supports all the ministries of St. John the Divine. It funds our programs and our outreach tithe, pays our staff, and 'keeps the lights on'. You may also make the following gifts:
After graduating from Duke University with a degree in management sciences, Louise worked for a healthcare consulting firm and Johnson & Johnson. She and her husband, Will came to St. John the Divine in 1998 and raised their sons here while serving in many volunteer capacities. She eventually moved into non-profits and was Executive Director of The Guild Shop for almost ten years. Her experience in nonprofit interim executive directory work brought her "temporarily" into the role of Director of Generosity here at St. John the Divine, where she has served since 2018.