Giving We give because GOD GAVE. FOR GOD SO LOVED THE WORLD THAT HE GAVE…John 3:16 Our Lord tells us that He loves a cheerful giver. Thanks for taking time to cheerfully give a gift to St. John’s Lutheran Church and School. Your offerings are clearly accounted for and your gift will help lead people to Jesus Christ. Your gift is sincerely appreciated and we know that God will use your gift to support His work in our congregation, in our community and around the world. There are a number of different opportunities for making a gift to St. John’s School, including cash gifts, charitable gift annuities and other options. This section of our website offers an overview of a few options to make your gift to St. John’s. A.H. Miller Scholarship Amazon Smile School Annual Fund Thrivent Choice Vanco Online Giving Memorials and Gifts For many years St. John’s has used an on-line service provider, VANCO, to enable you to give to St. John’s electronically. VANCO is used by churches throughout the country and is secure and user friendly. Your giving information remains private and will never be disclosed to third parties. Many St. John’s members find that giving through electronic fund transfer helps them practice faithful stewardship throughout the year. With secure online giving through our VANCO web page, you can make a one-time gift or set up a recurring donation using your bank account. Online contributions can also be made from a smartphone by downloading the VANCO Give+ app(enter zip code 60525 to find St. John’s) or you can scan the QR code found on the e-Giver card in the pew racks. You are invited to place an e-Giver card in the offering plate during worship services. Select the VANCO Online Giving download option to set up your account or to make a one-time contribution. Contact the church office if you have questions.