Under the latest COVID Plan B rules, which are effective until 26th January 2022, the wearing of face coverings in places of worship has now become a mandatory requirement.
Services may be recorded and any resultant video will be posted up on the St John's YouTube channel as soon as possible. A link to any new video will be inserted here.
16/01/2022 - Rev Greg's Sermon for Morning Worship - Unfortunately we encountered technical issues this morning and we unable to record the Communion Service at St John's. As Greg had pre-recorded his sermon for this morning we have been able to post this to the YouTube Channel and hope it helps you to keep in contact with St John's.
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Our first points of contact at present are
Revd Greg Bannister & Revd Sophie Bannister
Revd Pat Willson 01775 422815
Treasurer - Lawrence Calkin 01775 725580.
Assistant Treasurer - Julie Millington 01775 767549
Please note that our Parish Office cannot be manned at the moment, which means that voice messages left on 01775 718237 may not be received or acted upon. Please contact us via one of the numbers listed above.
and here is the latest message from Lawrence, our Website Editor
First of all, our very best wishes for a happy and peaceful 2022 to all our website visitors.
Under the latest COVID Plan B rules, which became effective from 10th December 2021, the wearing of face coverings in places of worship has now become a mandatory requirement. We will be maintaining a record of contact details of those who attend our services in case this is required by Track & Trace. We will also be endeavouring to maintain safe social distance between our worshippers. Please do as you asked by the team when you arrive at our Church building. That way we hope to keep everybody safe.
Here are the services and activities at St John's for the next two weeks:-
Sunday 2nd January
10am - Morning Communion
Wednesday 5th January
8:45am to 10:30am - Little Steps Toddler group restarts
Thursday 6th January
No 10am Said Communion until 13th January 2022
Sunday 9th January
8am - Said Communion
10am - Morning Communion
4pm - Evening Prayer
Tuesday 11th January
8:30am - Tuesday Coffee Morning restarts
Wednesday 12th January
8:45am to 10:30am - Little Steps Toddler group
7:30pm Online Bible Study
Thursday 13th January
10am - Said Communion in the Church Lounge
Our ever expanding diary can now be found by clicking here
We are now advertising on the New Wine website for an experienced Children's and Families Worker and for a Church Manager. For more information and the full adverts please click here.
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Best wishes for 2022 and stay safe everyone!
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