If you feel called to give to St. John the Divine this year-end, please consider these options. Remember, all contributions you would like to declare on your 2019 tax return must be:

  • POSTMARKED by December 31, 2019
  • Donated online by 11:59 pm December 31, or
  • Delivered to the church before December 31.
please note that church offices will be closed on december 31


Consider giving stocks to St. John the Divine. It’s easy to give stock, and realize a tax contribution benefit. You will be credited with the full value of the stock at the time of the gift for the tax deduction; however, neither you nor the church will pay capital gains or other tax on the proceedsIn order for us to properly record your 2019 stock contribution according to your intentions, please be sure to complete your stock gift by December 15, 2019. For information on making a stock transfer, visit the Gifts of Stock page or contact Marilyn Patterson, mpatterson@sjd.org, or 713.354.2215.


Give online through the secure giving portal here. Online donations made by 11:59 on December 31 will qualify as a 2019 contribution.


Text sjd and a dollar amount to 73256. Don’t forget to hit send!


Mail a check postmarked by 12/31/19. Our mailing address is:

St. John the Divine
2450 River Oaks Blvd.
Houston, TX 77019

Drop off a check at the church.

  • You can put your check in the offering plate at any service on Sunday, December 29.

For questions regarding your pledge or contributions, please contact Louise Symmes, director of generosity, at lsymmes@sjd.org or 713.354.2218.

Contribution statements for tax purposes will be mailed to you by January 31, 2019.

Did you know that you have 24-hour access to your contributions? Simply go to mysjd.org and follow the directions to log in. If you need assistance with setting up your initial login information, please contact the director of information services, Marilyn Gore at 713.354.2236 or email the database management team at dmt@sjd.org.