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
Advent – Count down to Christmas: This marks the start of the Church’s new liturgical year. Advent (from the word adventus meaning “coming”) is a season observed as a time of expectant waiting and preparation both for the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas, and for his second coming. Common traditions include the “Advent Calendar” often… 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.
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)