Women’s Gospel Study

Looking for a way to create community and grow in your faith with other women? Come join this women’s gospel study group on the third or fourth Thursday of the month in the Parish Center from 7pm -9pm. Together, you’ll dive into the gospel reading for the following weekend.

Contact Beth Puleo
Email elizabethpuleo@gmail.com

Little Flowers Girls Club

This fun, flexible, faith-filled, Catholic club for girls ages 6 – 12 years old teaches virtues through scripture, saintsbiographies and the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Girls learn and practice the virtues together! Meetings are two Tuesdays each month from 4pm – 5:30pm in the Parish Center.

Contact Marjorie Livingston
Email marjorielivingston2012@gmail.com


Do you want more of what God wants to give you? Come to Fan the Flames Prayer Group and experience the Love, Joy and Power that God always intended us to have through the Holy Spirit. Please join us on Thursdays at 7pm in the Dining Room in the Parish Center. (Ring the bell for admittance.) For more information call Tom or Irene Burnett at 410-848-1773 or Monica Fisher at 443-928-7311. If you need personal prayer, please call or text Chris Gallagher at 410-596-7081.

Contact Monica Fisher
Email msfish923@gmail.com

St. John Home Instruction Group

The St. John Home Instruction Group was founded to provide a support and resource network for those who desire to provide authentic, Catholic home instruction for their children. We strive to foster camaraderie for our students in a Catholic-based environment all while joining our families’ prayers, works, joys, and sufferings together to allow God’s grace to work through us. We are a registered umbrella for families located in Carroll County, MD only. Our group meets for a twice monthly Co-op for Catholic Homeschool Families registered in a participating parish with an additional field trip planned each month. Anyone desiring to know more is encouraged to contact us for more information on our registration process and/or if you would like to attend our once monthly Parent Meeting.

Contact Rebecca Barber
Email cookingwbecca@hotmail.com

Mom’s Group

St. John’s Moms’ Fellowship Group provides opportunities for mothers and their children to gather together. Get connected with other moms in our parish by joining their Facebook group!

Contact Grace Russo
Email g.m.w.russo@gmail.com

Men’s Ministry

Our Men’s Ministry offers various opportunities for men ages 21+ to enrich their faith and create community. Events include retreats, spiritual exercises like Exodus 90, and book studies.

Contact Hanael Bianchi
Phone 443-989-8474
Email hanaelb@yahoo.com

Hispanic Ministry

The Hispanic Ministry creates community among the Spanish-speaking members of our parish.

Contact Fabian Delgado
Phone 443-789-4885
Email Delk0910@gmail.com

Well-Read Mom Book Club

Join other moms and women to reflect on great novels and spiritual classics, encouraging personal growth, friendship, and meaningful conversations. The book club meets in the Parish Center on the first Monday of the month at 7pm from September – June. You do not have to be a mother to join; all women are welcome!

Contact Tiffany Bianchi
Email tiffany.bianchi@yahoo.com

Ladies Sodality

Catholic women ages 16 and older are invited to join this group that specializes in spiritual works of mercy. Activities include organizing the annual May Procession and Blessed Mother Crowning, praying the rosary upon request at a funeral home, and running the bake sale table at the annual Christmas Bazaar.

Meetings are held on the second Sunday of the month during the school year. Members attend the Sunday 9am Mass followed by a rosary in the church before holding their meeting in the Parish Center.

To request a rosary at a funeral home, please contact Mary Jo Judge at 410-857-5655.

Contact Deborah Scriba
Phone 443-974-2355
Email Deborahscriba@gmail.com

Knights of Columbus

The Knights of Columbus’s Westminster Council #1393 was organized in 1909, bringing together Catholic men, 18 years and older, to promote and support Church, fraternal and civic activities. Events hosted by the Knights include parish breakfasts, dances, food drives, and more.

Meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month in the St. John Portico. Our pastor, Fr. Mark Bialek serves as the spiritual advisor and Chaplain. New members take an exemplification which explains the three principles of our Order – Charity, Unity, and Fraternity.

Visit our website at www.kc1393.org to get more information.

Contact Deacon Mark Ripper
Phone 410-857-9714
Email meripper@outlook.com