Bishop Beisner to visit St. John's Episcopal Jan. 3



LAKEPORT, Calif. – The Rt. Reverend Barry L. Beisner, bishop of the Diocese of Northern California, will offer Holy Eucharist and preach this Sunday, Jan. 3, at Saint John's Episcopal Church in Lakeport.

His homily will be based on the second chapter of Matthew which tells of the Holy Family's escape into Egypt from the persecution of King Herod.

Services start at 10 a.m.

Bishop Beisner also will bless the Father Leo M. Joseph Memorial Office, visit with the congregation and guests in Carey Hall, and meet with the Vestry.

Saint John's Church welcomes both parishioners and the public to this important event.

Saint John’s is located at 1190 N. Forbes St. Lakeport, and has been the presence and ministry of The Episcopal Church in Lake County since 1877.