9pm and 11.30pm Christmas Eve – MIDNIGHT MASS SERVICES The tradition of keeping a Mass in the evening before Christmas Day began in the East, and was observed in the late fourth century in Jerusalem by a Christian woman named Egeria on the night of January 5. The tradition reached the Western world in the […]
The London Mozart Players are back at St John’s for their annual Christmas concert ‘Christmas Comfort and Joy’ on 12 December at 4:30pm and 7:00pm. The festive programme brings together the music we all love at Christmas, from traditional carols, to yuletide songs and classical favourites: Vivaldi’s ‘Winter’ from The Four Seasons will have your […]
Last Sunday we started our Junior Disciples session on Zoom for the first time. For those of you with children or grandchildren who aren’t aware, Junior Disciples is our Sunday school for children over 7. Claudia Young and Fr Tom led the Zoom Junior Disciples and it all went very well: they talked about the […]
Augusta Savage Presentation 20092020 It’s wonderful that our young people are engaging in our celebration of Black History. At Mass on Sunday we remembered Harriet Tubman and this week with the help of Eden, we are remembering Augusta Savage. I hope you can follow the link to Eden’s presentation above and marvel not only at […]
What could be better and more entertaining than Bingo Night? You’re right: Bingo Night with Fairy G! Join us for an unforgettable evening on Friday, 4 September, at 7:00pm, as Fairy G hosts a Socially Distanced Bingo Fundraiser. All donations will go towards the basic running costs of the church so that we can keep […]
It is a delight that Church weddings are allowed to happen again in the Church of England, and we at St John’s had our first wedding in the Church building last weekend. Numbers are still restricted to 30 for public health reasons and though the service will look the same as usual, there are still […]
The Death Awareness afternoon at St John’s was very successful, with lots of people passing through the hall to meet representatives from various organisations. Keep an eye out for the next event!
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
After a very successful Talent Show on 12th January, it is very clear that St John’s Has Talent! Members of the congregation and local community gathered for an entertaining evening of song, dance, and poetry. Sarah and Azaria, Rob Barber, Fr Andrew, Allan, Claudia, Ava, and Danny all contributed musical items, and the pantomime cast re-assembled […]
Our Advent and Christmas (and Epiphany) programme has been published. Download the leaflet here.