St John’s church offers a range of services to suit different worship styles. Regular services are listed below: use the link on the left for details of special services.

Holy Week Services

Sunday 13th April 2014:
8.30am: Holy Communion
10.15am: All-age Family Praise and Remembering Jesus in the Church Hall
6.30pm: 'The Cross of Christ' in the Parish Church.
Monday 14th April 2014 at 2.30pm in church. A short communion service followed by refreshments (transport available for anyone who would like to attend).
Thursday 17th April:
9.30am: Holy Communion
10.30am: Easter Garden with Little Lights in the Parish Church
7.30pm: Choral Eucharist

  Friday 18th April at 2.00pm: an hour at the cross in the Parish Church

8.30am No service
10.15am Easter choral communion for the whole church family - in church
6.30pm Evening prayer - the youth group will lead a service about redemption, based around the story and the music of Les Miserables.

Regular weekly services

Sunday 8:30am in church

This is a said communion service except on the first Sunday of each month when the choir join us to celebrate BCP Morning Prayer.


Sunday 10:15am in the church hall

This is an informal service for all ages, with no books: all you need is on an overhead screen. The service is preceded by hot drinks and toast at 9:45am.
Sunday 6:30pm in church
This is a choral service. On the first Sunday of each month it is a Common Worship communion and other Sunday evenings alternately BCP and Common Worship Evening Prayer.

Thursday 9:30am in church

This is a said Common Worship communion service. Most people stay for tea, coffee and biscuits after the service.

Daily prayer, 8.30am in church

Daily prayer is said in the Parish Church at 8:30am on Monday, Tuesday Wednesday and Friday during term time.
All are welcome at any of our services. Do stay after any of our services for tea or coffee and a chat.
If you have special needs of any kind, please contact us so that we can help.

We have wheelchair access at the church and the church hall, a hearing loop and large print service and hymn books available.

Palm Sunday: The Cross Of Christ

Click on the clip to listen to the Palm Sunday service 'The Cross Of Christ'. Recorded on 13th April 2014

Palm Sunday Sermon

 Palm Sunday sermon recorded on the 13th April 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 8

Beatitudes Sermon 8 (in a series of 8) recorded on 6th April 2014

Mothering Sunday Sermon

Mothering Sunday Sermon Recorded on 30th March 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 7

Beatitudes Sermon 7 recorded on 23rd March 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 6

 Beatitudes Sermon 6 recorded on 16th March 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 5

Beatitudes Sermon 5 recorded on 9th March 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 4

Beatitudes Sermon 4 recorded on 2nd March 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 3

Beatitudes Sermon 3 recorded on 23rd February 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 2

Beatitudes Sermon 2 recorded on 16th February 2014

Beatitudes Sermon 1

 Beatitudes Sermon 1 recorded on 9th February 2014
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