Street Pastor Information Evening

15th December 2017 Are you passionate about serving Christ and our community? Street Pastors engage with people on the streets to care for them, listen to them and help them. They work together with other partners in the night-time economy… Read more

Receiving your bulletin by email?

A message from Catherine in the church office: We have an issue at the moment that the bulletin and other emails sent from the Parish Office mailbox are not being delivered to certain email addresses on our distribution list. It… Read more

Giving Our Leaders a Break

We had 12 children in one of our children’s groups last week and 11 in another. And that doesn’t include the little ones in Scramblers and the young people in Challengers. First of all, we need to see a big… Read more

St. John’s Giving Scheme

For those who give regularly to God’s work at St John’s through the envelope scheme, your sets of envelopes are ready for 2018. Please pick up your set from the table in the church foyer. If you would like to… Read more

Sanyu Babies Home

Rather than send out the newsletter from Sanyu Babies Home to everybody, we can forward it to those who would like to receive it as soon as it arrives every quarter. It is wonderful to see young people getting involved… Read more

Remembrance Sunday

Just three weeks to Remembrance Sunday so it’s time to get your poppy! You will find a box of poppies, and a tin for your donation, on the table in the church foyer.

A Prayer Challenge

Are you ready to respond to the St. John’s prayer challenge? Will you set aside just one hour each month, starting in November, to come together as a church to pray? We are planning to meet in the first full… Read more

A Prayer Challenge

There have been few times in history when there has been a greater need for Christians to come together to pray. Our world, our country, our Diocese, our church, our expanding parish, our community, our plans, our families, our leaders… Read more

Up to Date with Paraguay

It is not long since we had a visit from Peter and Sally Bartlett. Although Peter is English, he is also Bishop of Paraguay. Sally is very good at keeping us up-to-date with events in that country, with challenges facing… Read more

Too Much Stuff!

The Church loft it becoming more and more cluttered. Please do not store anything in the loft, even if only temporary, without first speaking with Sharon or John. Thank you for helping us to keep the loft safe and tidy.

Parish Safeguarding Officer

UPDATE (20/10/2017): We are delighted to say that we received a very welcome offer from Allan volunteering for this important role. We are currently conducting interviews according to the Safer Recruitment code of practice and hope to appoint Allan officially… Read more