St John’s Men’s Group: Breakfast on Saturday 28 May at ‘On Shore’ Dee Why following the 7:30am Eucharist. Please add your name to the list in the lobby, to assist in booking at ‘On Shore’.
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
For our June 11 recital we welcome hugely talented violinist Phoebe Gardner from the famous Juilliard School in New York where she studies under the legendary Itzhak Perlman. The recital includes favourites from Mozart, Bach and Paganini. Not to be missed.
St John’s Book Club: At our last meeting nine attendees discussed the book with the unusual title The Instance of the Fingerpost (Iain Pears). Although not everyone completed this lengthy book, all were able to contribute to the discussion around issues facing those who lived in England during the period of Charles 11 (1630-1685). Our… Read more
Parish Dinner: To prepare you for the grip of this winter’s chill there will be a Parish Dinner on Saturday evening, 18 June. Here, the heat of the meal and the warmth of the company of fellow parishioners will beat those winter chills before they take hold. There will be a guest speaker and even… 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)