Author Archive | Daniel Trott


St John’s tackles Period Poverty

On the first Sunday of every month, we collect for the Norwood and Brixton Food Bank, and on Sunday 7th July we’re going to focus on women’s sanitary products, to draw attention to the problem of period poverty. Thousands of women are forced to choose between spending money on food and spending it on sanitary products. […]

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Coming up at the Hive…

Every Wednesday we serve lunch to about thirty people in the church hall, and then provide a space for socializing and support. On 19th and 26th June, however, there are special events taking place. On Wednesday 19th June at about 2pm there will be a participatory performance, as some members of the Hive, led by […]

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Pentecost at St John’s

At St John’s we marked the end of the Easter season with a weekend of worship and fun. On Saturday we held a tabletop sale – young and old were buying and selling plants, toys, books, and bric-a-brac. Watch this space for the next one… On Sunday morning, as we celebrated Pentecost, our Junior Choir […]

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Food Bank

On the first Sunday of every month we collect for the Norwood and Brixton Foodbank, and this month we had a bumper collection! Our foodbanks do vital work for the most vulnerable, and we’re very happy to support them. Please be just as generous next month!

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Thy Kingdom Come

To mark the nine days between Ascension Day and Pentecost, when the church prays for a fresh outpouring of the Holy Spirit, our ordinand-on-placement David Povall will be leading us in a novena (nine days of prayer). You are invited to the High Mass at 8pm on Friday 31st May (for the Visit of the […]

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Ideas Fair Upper Norwwod Methodist Church

Ideas Fair

As part of the Asset-Based Community Development programme hosted by St John’s, we are happy to support an Ideas Fair at Upper Norwood Methodist Church on Saturday 4th May. For more about our ABCD programme, visit this page.

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Join us for Easter

Join us for Easter

Easter Day is just round the corner, but in the days just before Easter the church celebrates some of the most unusual and most powerful services in the whole of the church year. On Maundy Thursday (18th April) at 8pm we remember the Last Supper by celebrating the eucharist. Members of the congregation have their feet […]

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Annual Reports

Ahead of the Annual Parochial Church Meeting on Sunday 28th April, the annual reports are available in church and here on the website. Reports of Parish Activities and Events Trustees’ Annual Report and Financial Statements Site Supervisor’s Report

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What's On at St John's?

What’s On at St John’s?

St John’s is very active as a church and community hub, so from now on we’re producing a quarterly newsletter to keep our friends informed about what’s going on. Paper copies will be delivered throughout the parish, but if you’d like to read it electronically, you can download our Spring Newsletter here. We look forward to […]

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