Swindon Youth for Christ

We have this week received the latest newsletter from Swindon Youth for Christ. In an attempt to minimise cost SYFC are experimenting with sending their newsletter out in email format. If you would like to be kept informed by email,… Read more

Filling Station

The next filling station run is this week, Thursday, 3rd November. If you have not already been contacted by phone your envelopes are in the foyer. Once again, thank you for supporting us at this time.

Rob Parsons - The Wisdom House

The Wisdom House

Tuesday, 8th November at 7:30pm at Freshbrook Evangelical Church What is this evening about? The morning after one of his grandchildren was born, Rob Parsons wrote the baby a letter. He wanted to welcome this brand-new person into the world, but found himself sharing a… Read more

Singles Group

Following a good response, the group’s first meeting will be Wednesday 26th October at 7:30pm in the Manor Farm Pub for a drink and a chat and to pool our ideas. If you’re interested and would like further information please feel free to either ring one of us c/o the… Read more

St John's Giving Scheme

For those who give regularly to God’s work at St. John’s through the envelope scheme, the sets of envelopes are ready for 2017. Please pick up your set from the table in the church foyer. If you would like to have a set… Read more

A Day to Reach Out

Simon, who chairs our Mission and Outreach team, outlined plans last week for Saturday, 10th December. Christmas is an ideal time to make contact with people who do not worship with us. Some of those people will come in over the Christmas period. In addition, we… Read more

Haiti Hurricane Appeal

UPDATE: The retiring offerings and gifts on the last two Sundays totalled £603 including Gift Aid tax to be recovered. Any further gifts for the Haiti Appeal should be passed to our Treasurer, Andrew, or to one of the Churchwardens (Sharon… Read more

Rock Café Update

Like the website and the PCC (see items above) the ROCK has had to change in order to be both sustainable and effective. It re-opened last Friday, with new opening hours, a new menu, a new way of organising the… Read more

Keep on Praying for our Sub-teams

Following Raymond’s Quest of last year, the PCC spent some time considering how it could best do its work. It ultimately decided to embark on an entirely new way of operating. This involved meeting together in five different sub-teams. Just… Read more

Operation Christmas Child

UPDATE: Thanks to all who took part we sent a total of 115 shoe boxes to show God’s love to needy children around the world. Things have been so much easier since Samaritan’s Purse have been supplying us with flat-pack boxes. It… Read more