Outreach Mission Statement

Outreach ministries at the Cathedral of St. John seek to establish collaborative partnerships with all who reach out to others in a spirit of compassion, mutual respect, and the love of Christ Jesus.

Alternative Gift Market
This Christmas market is designed to give shoppers an alternative to gift-giving; vendors are organizations that help people in the community and all proceeds support their work. Contact Stephanie Wilson-Scott

Angel Tree
November and December
Sets up our Angel Tree filled with tags describing gifts parishioners can buy for children whose parents participate in our Food Pantry.

Backpack Ministry
School supplies and backpacks are provided to neighborhood children at the beginning of each school year through local outreach partners. Contact Father Spencer Brown.

Food Pantry Ministry
9:00-10:00 AM
Provides monthly food assistance to families living in neighborhoods surrounding the Cathedral and whose income is less than the government limit for food assistance. Food Pantry volunteers shop for and distribute food Tuesday mornings. Equal Opportunity Statement.
Ron Reder

Knitters Group
2nd Saturday Monthly (September-May)
10:00 AM-Noon | 2nd Floor Conference Room
Gathers to knit or crochet scarves. A fabric tag saying “St. John’s Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM, Love & Prayer Gift” is added. Scarves are wrapped with purple ribbon with a small cross. Scarves are blessed at all services on the 2nd Sunday of January, April, July,  and October.
Linda White