Youth Trip to Uganda

Who Is Going? A group of 15 young people and youth leaders from across the Diocese are travelling to Uganda this July in order to meet and work with other young people in Uganda. The group will come from three different… Read more

Updated Electoral Roll

The new electoral roll is on display in the foyer on the blue noticeboard in the hall way. Please remember to check that your name entry on the Electoral Roll is correct. Any issues please speak to Sharon.

An Ecclesiastical Give-away

To celebrate its 130th Anniversary of insuring Anglican churches, the Ecclesiastical (who insure our church at St. John’s) is offering to donate £130 to our church each time a new home insurance policy is taken out by someone in our… Read more

An easy way to help St John’s

When shopping online any websites (including Amazon) will give a donation to St. John’s if you go in through https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/stjohnshaydonwick Please visit the website for more details – it’s very easy to do, will cost you nothing and will benefit St…. Read more

Communion before Confirmation

Some years ago, the Bishop of Bristol authorised young people in the diocese who have already been baptised to receive communion before being confirmed. He understood that confirmation is a big step. Often young people are still exploring their faith…. Read more

New Temporary Archdeacon

One of the more extraordinary people in our diocese is our Archdeacon, Christine Froude. It is impossible to imagine anyone getting through more work than Christine manages to complete, month in and month out, with incredible good humour. She sits… Read more

PCC Vacancies

There are three PCC vacancies for a three year term and two for a two year term. There are also two Deanery Synod vacancies for a two year term. Sharon has all the relevant nomination forms.

A letter from Bishop Lee

Dear friends at St John’s Haydon Wick, Thank you for giving £84,600 as a parish in 2017 to support ministry and mission across the diocese. As well as supporting ministry in your own parish, your generosity is resourcing the training… Read more

Renewal of Giving 2018

Snow Stopped Play Andrew presented the longawaited result of our 2018 Renewal of Giving last Sunday morning. We suspected this was going to be a difficult year, for a number of reasons. Andrew likes to start with the bad news,… Read more

Lessons in Generosity

In Someone Else’s Shoes If you think life is difficult financially, you might like to put yourself in the place of Beatrice Nansamba, who is the head-teacher of our school in Bwaziba in Uganda. Because of an issue with collapsing… Read more