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Greater St. John

Frequently Asked Questions

When are your services?
We have two services on Sunday morning at 7:45am and 10:45 a.m. We also meet on Wednesday afternoons at 11:45am and Wednesday evenings at 7:30pm for Bible Study.
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How do I get there?
Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church is located at 101 N. Adams Street, South Bend, IN. We are located off of Orange Street across from the Martin Luther King Center. We can also be reached off of Washington and Liston across from Frankie's Barbeque. Click here for a map
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Where do I park?
We have a large parking lot outside of the church and additional parking across the street and in front of the church.
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What do I wear?
You will find that some people dress up and some dress more casually, but appropriate. We just want you to come prepared to have a wonderful time of worship and fellowship.
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What do I bring?
A Bible will help you to follow along in worship. If you have a bible, bring it with you to church. Pastor McGhee refers to the Bible often during his messages. If you don't have a bible, or forgot to bring one, we have some available in the sanctuary.
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When do I need to arrive?
Sunday services begin at 7:45am, and 10:45am. Sunday School begins at 9:30am. Arrive 10 minutes before your desired worship time to allow for parking traffic.
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What can I expect on my first visit?
You'll feel at home at Greater St. John. Our greeters are eager to answer your questions or give directions. Our ushers will help you find a seat in the sanctuary. You'll receive a bulletin summarizing the order of service. During the service, you'll be able to connect to God through worshipful music, prayer, and the preaching of God's Word.
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Where do my kids go?
We offer Sunday School for all ages at 9:30 a.m. Children's Church is offered the 2nd & 4th Sundays and is held simultaneously during our 10:45am service in the adjacent Education building.
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I don't have a car is there transportation available?
Transportation is available to anyone in the South Bend area for all services. Please contact the church office Monday - Friday between 9:00 am - 5:00 pm to schedule a pick-up.
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I am getting married, and would like my wedding at the church, what do I need to do?
Before you can get married at Greater St. John, you are required to attend pre-marital counseling. You can contact the church office to schedule an appointment with Pastor McGhee. To schedule your wedding, contact the church office at 574-232-6700. Our secretary will put you in touch with our wedding coordinator who will be happy to assist you.
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More questions?
If you have a question that was not answered here, please visit our Contact Us page where you can send a message that will be directed to the appropriate ministry. 
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Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church
101 N. Adams Street
South Bend, IN 46628
Phone: 574-232-6700
Fax: 574-232-2773

About Us
The church committed to explaining the Bible for the equipping of the believer, the evangelizing of the blind, and the edifying of the body as we endeavor to bond in the unity of the Spirit.

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