Pancake Day Supper: On Shrove Tuesday, 28 February, after a short penitential service at 6.30pm, there will be St John’s famous pancake supper to be hosted by the Caritas Group. All are welcome. To join in, please enter your name on the list in the foyer. If able to make pancakes (savoury or sweet) please… Read more
St John’s Op Shop is held on the first Saturday of the month, 8:00am to 11:30am. ** Great buys: Collectibles, bric-a-brac, women’s and men’s clothes, shoes, bags, books, toys, CDs and DVDs and much else besides. Free Entry Help is always welcome for sorting stock, setting up and packing away on most Tuesday mornings, on… Read more
Parish Annual General Meeting, Sunday 12 March, 11:45am Current office-bearers are: Churchwardens: Bev Bingham, Robyn Couch, Tony Johnson Parish Council: other members (including nine elected) are Heather Andrews, Mark Ashover, Valda Ashover, Neridah Byrne, Neralie Cocks, Dudley Johnson, Lynette Johnson, Greg McCann, Alma Ondevilla, Roz Peterson, Peter Robinson and Katherine Ward Nomination forms are available;… Read more
St John’s has wheelchair friendly access via its main entrance from Avon Road. If you would like to bring someone to church who relies on wheelchair or walker, but can’t fit it in your car, St John’s now has a wheelchair and a walker available to assist getting between car and church.
Opportunities galore! St John’s relies on the free-will offerings of our people and the involvement of our many volunteers, our “everyday heroes”, who help with Op Shop on the first Saturday of the month, Street Mission dinners each Wednesday evening, weekday and other ministries (including brass and church cleaning, grounds maintenance), and on Sundays (our… Read more
A shepherd seeking his lost sheep, a woman her lost coin, a father patiently awaiting the return of his wayward son: these are figures of the Father of mercy. It is the reply of Jesus to those who were scandalised at the warm welcome he gives to sinners – Fr Steven.
10.00am Solemn Mass with Children’s ministry
6.00 pm Evensong (1st Sunday of the month Taizé Mass)