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Contact Us


Lead Pastor: Pastor Jeff Shanks,

Director of Family Ministry: Anette Shanks,
Church Growth Director: Jim Webb, 
Music Director: Liz Smallwood,

Choir Director: Christy Asleson,


School Administrator: David McFalls,

Business Manager: Tracy Williams,

Church E-mail

Church Phone Number: (352) 629-1794
An automated 24-hour/day answering system allows you to leave a message or to speak with the staff member of your choice.  Please listen carefully to the recorded staff directory to dial the correct extension.
Church Fax Number: (352) 622-5564

St. John Lutheran Church & School is a member Florida-Georgia District of the 

Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod (LCMS).


Church Office Hours

Monday-Friday ~ 8:00am-4:00pm

Any other time you may leave a message on our answering machine and we will return your call as soon as possible.


In the event of a pastoral emergency after hours, please call Steve Mennicke at 352-690-1623.


Who To Contact

To become a Communicant member of St. John:
We invite anyone interested in membership to contact the Church Office (629-1794, ext. 2) or for specifics. We will be happy to meet with anyone interested in membership.


For a Pastoral Meeting or Visit
Call the Church Office (629-1794, ext. 2 or to make an appointment 

or to schedule a visit at your home.

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