Welcome to St. John's Eastern Orthodox Church! We are a small, humble parish nestled in beautiful Amarillo, Texas. We gladly welcome all newcomers and invite you to experience the timeless traditions and services of the ancient Orthodox Christian Faith. Please check our service schedule for current times and dates of liturgical services. We typically have a priest on a bi-weekly basis. When a priest is not here, we invite you to attend our Typika service followed by a Bible Study in the community hall. 

Please join us in prayer as we ask the Lord to bless us with a full-time priest:

O Lord Jesus Christ, enkindle the hearts of all Thy priests with the fire of zealous love for Thee, that they may ever seek Thy glory; Give them strength that they may labor unceasingly in Thine earthly vineyard for the salvation of our souls and the glory of Thine All-Honorable and Majestic Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, now and ever, and unto ages of ages. Amen.


Latest Sermons

Reflections by John Stell September 2022
September 08, 2022
Over the last several years, I have noticed a disturbing trend within our society. Even today it did not escape my notice, as I encountered a book at the store entitled, “Way of the Reaper.” While I have never read the book and I intend no disrespect toward the author, it is yet another telling sign of the glorification of death occurring within our culture. Read more »

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August 2023 Newsletter
July 31, 2023
Thank you to Natasha for making Prosphora this month. Thank you to Kevin and Diana for the meals and treats for coffee hour this month. Thank you to Tim, Jacob, Svetlana, Nikita, and Rex for garden and weed care. Thank you to Rusty, Tim, John, and Patrick for chanting. Thank you to Dan and Kam for serving in the altar. Read more »

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Upcoming Services & Events

Saturday, October 7
6 pmGreat Vespers
Sunday, October 8
9 amOrthros
10:30 amDivine Liturgy
Sunday, October 15
10:30 amTypika Service & Bible Study
Friday, October 20
6 pmGreat Vespers
Saturday, October 21
9 amOrthros

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