Ways to Give
Your donation to St. John’s is the most direct way to support the mission and ministry of St. John’s Episcopal Church Essex. Donations to the stewardship campaign empowers positive change, nurture faith, and do God’s work today and for generations to come.
Your donation is greatly appreciated! Please use the button below to donate online, make a pledge, or learn about planned giving.
What does it take to reach our goal?
It takes the support of every member to ensure our church continues to flourish. Every gift makes a difference!
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Through the ministry of the Visionaries (also known as Planned Giving), everyone has an opportunity to ensure that our most sacred values, commitments and ministries are part of a legacy that we leave behind for future generations. By participating we “plant a tree under which we’ll never sit.”
All gifts benefit the ministry of your choice. These include Outreach, Worship, (including music), Christian Education, and Maintenance (including building and grounds). Gifts also may be designated “Unrestricted.”
Typically planned gifts are made through: a bequest in a will; a capital gift including stocks, bonds or cash; a gift of life insurance; more complicated gifts including life estates, charitable gift annuities, life income gifts and other options.
Contact us today to learn more about how you can ensure that your love for St. John’s can be shared with future generations, or to serve on the Visionaries Committee.