Annual Meetings 15th May 2022

St John’s will be holding their annual meetings during our service on Sunday 15th May. This is an important event where we look back at what God has been doing in the life of St John’s and look forward to what we believe his is calling us to do in...

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Easter at St John’s

Spring and new life may be all around us, but this year we celebrate Easter against a backdrop of the  on-going challenges caused by the Covid pandemic; concerns about the implications of the cost of living crisis; and the heart-breaking events taking place in Ukraine. In the presence of so...

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Repairs to the Communion Rail

We are applying for a Faculty (a church planning permission) to repair our communion rail which has a broken piece of the metalwork. Click here to view the documents supporting our application. The public have until 8th March to comment on this. Here is the public notice which is on...

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Christmas at St John’s

‘I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.’ Luke 2.10 Last Christmas was unlike any most of us have ever experienced. Covid changed how we celebrated, just as it has affected so much in our lives over the past few years. However, in the...

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Remember, Remember

This season seems to me full of remembering, and this year the remembering feels even more poignant than usual. At harvest we remembered that everything we have comes from God and did so at a time when the seriousness of the climate crisis is ever clearer, and our supply chains...

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Remembrance Sunday: 14th November

We will be gathering together at 10am for our Remembrance Sunday service in St John’s which will include the reading of the Bourne End Roll of Honour. We will then go to the War Memorial for the Act of Remembrance at 11am. As this year is the 100th Anniversary of...

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Next Steps

As you know, there will be big changes to the Covid restrictions on Monday 19th July. We will all be feeling differently about this: some of us are excited and cannot wait; others are anxious and concerned about the risks. We need to be very aware of these mixed feelings as...

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Wednesdays at St John’s

Tomorrow (19th May) we resume our Wednesday morning service at Sunnyside (and at St John’s when we have a 5th Wednesday in the month). Excitingly, this means that we can meet together again to worship God in person. Sadly this means we will not be having private prayer at St...

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Annual Meeting

Our Annual Meeting is during our service at 10.30am on Sunday 25th April. This is an important meeting in the life of St John’s Church when we look back at what God has done over the past year and give thanks for his faithfulness to us. We then turn our...

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