Looking to the Future

Andrew’s sudden deterioration in health led to his very reluctant resignation as our treasurer. It was always his intention to train someone up to replace him in that role. He was very sad to have to hand it over with… Read more

PC Blues

At the time of writing, our PC is still misbehaving. For some reason, when it went to the workshops of SP computers, it behaved itself impeccably. But as soon as it came home problems started again.  Paul was being driven… Read more

Poldark Parallels

Some of our confirmation group this year shared a keen interest in Poldark. You will recall that the latest season started with Capt. Ross swimming out of the sea. I guess it made a change from scything. John Ortberg in… Read more

Ecclesiastical Bonus Scheme

Last year, to mark their 130th birthday in 2018, the Ecclesiastical Insurance Office offered to donate a bonus of £130.00 each time a member of our church takes out a home insurance policy with them. Full details of the bonus… Read more

Sunday School Picnic

The Sunday School Picnic is at Lydiard Park on Sunday, 22nd July at 1:00pm. All children in Sunday School or SAS and their families are invited. Bring your picnic and get to know other families in church. There will be… Read more

Baptistery Builders

A big thank you to Mike and Allan for setting up the baptistery last week and to Mike for restoring it all on Monday. Although it took them a long time to build it, Mike has carefully taken photographs so… Read more


Congratulations to Charlie, Jan, Jill, Robert, Sarah, Simon and Sue who were all confirmed here on Thursday evening. We had a wonderful service with +Lee, great worship from the band and the icing on the cake was …. well……the icing… Read more

The Accounts

Andrew handed over his books in very good order. However, we want to keep them that way until a new treasurer is in place. If you need to claim expenses of any kind, or pay money into the PCC account,… Read more


Our confirmation service will take place at 7:30pm on Thursday evening when Bishop Lee will confirm 14 candidates, including seven from St. John’s. We will be baptising Simon and Robert this morning. There are two forms of baptism within the… Read more

Table Talk

This game was played last Thursday at the Manor Farm by church members and child-carers attending Pram Club. This is what the makers of the game, the Christian company Ugly Duckling, say about it: “Wouldn’t it be great to be… Read more