Clergy Leave: Fr Steven and Deacon Sandra will be on leave from Monday 19 September returning Wednesday 5 October. Deacon Jenny will be taking the Sunday morning Services and Wednesday Healing Service. There will be no evening service on Sundays 25 September and 2 October.
School Holiday Arrangements: Weekday children’s and other ministries will be in recess starting Monday 26 September, resuming on Tuesday 11 October.
Daylight Savings begins on Sunday 2 October. Please remember to “SPRING” your clocks forward one hour.. Otherwise 8:00 am worshipers can just arrive early for the 10:00 am Eucharist (although 10 o’clock may miss their service).
SAVE THE DATES — Saturday 15 – Sunday 16 October Festival of Sacred and Classical Music Including recitals by your favourite musicians from the Sydney Conservatorium’s Rising Stars program on the Saturday, and a special concert performance of the Vivaldi Gloria with combined choirs and orchestra directed by Paul Young on Sunday afternoon
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
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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)