SERVING THE LORD SINCE 1846
Celebrating our 175th Anniversary
1846 – 2021
Plans are underway to celebrate with gratitude and great joy.
You are all invited. Save the date – September 26th
St John in the News
Quintessential Barrington's article on St John UCC highlighted it's history and local outreach.
Click HERE to read the full feature article, "The Spire on the Prairie".
Socks & Stuff for the Soul
1,700 pairs of socks & other items collected to date. (updated 4-6-21)
Help us reach our goal of 1,750 pairs of socks for the homeless as we honor our 175th Anniversary
next year. Click Here for more information.
Click HERE for more info.
Looking for a peaceful place to worship?
Since it's founding in 1846, the St John community has been sharing the word of Christ with Palatine
and the surrounding Communities.
Our hearts welcome you this Sunday.
Sunday at 10:30 our church services will continue online AND in the pews.
We will comply with the State of Illinois' social distancing guidelines for the safety of our staff and church members. Pew seating will be separated by families and masks must be worn at all times. Thank you in advance for your full cooperation.
Sign up for 10:30 virtual services at
WELCOMING YOU HOME
St John United Church of Christ has been welcoming all into the body of Christ since 1846.
Our Mission is, "To Know Christ and Make Him Known."
St John is a part of The United Church of Christ and we believe strongly that God is still speaking to us all. We are working every week to understand who we are and how we fit in God's plan today. Our church is Bible based with an open policy on communion and we believe in infant baptism.
The St John community hosts a variety of programs including many special dinners and annual events.
This sacred and beautiful, historical building has served as the beginning for wedded couples since 1885.
We welcome you to call or email us if you have any questions.
Join us at a worship service or any of our events.
ABOUT OUR CHURCH
We invite you to St John with a worship service designed to welcome all. Our faith statement is "To know Christ and Make Him Known."
Children are an important part of our community at St John. Our mission is to guide them in the spirit of Christ and teach them how to model
Christ to others.