It’s back!

St John’s monthly coffee morning starts again tomorrow morning (Friday 28th January). Why not come to the church to enjoy coffee and chat from 10am-12noon? All are very welcome!

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Christmas at St John’s

Sunday 19th December there is no 10.30am service 3pm Carols by Candlelight Christmas Day 10.30am Celebration followed by Holy Communion for those who wish Boxing Day (Sunday 26th December) no service at St John’s Sunday 2nd January 10.30am Morning Prayer and usual services resume All are very welcome!  

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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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Sunday 19th December

You are warmly welcome to our Carols by Candlelight at 3pm on Sunday 19th December. Come to sing some Christmas carols and hear again the Christmas story. Everyone is invited!

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Saturday 11th December

The church will be open 10am -3pm this Saturday to give you a quiet space to reflect on the losses and sorrows of this year, hang a star on our tree and light a candle of hope. There will also be short services to help you do this at 11am...

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The Christmas Bazaar is this Friday in the Village Hall from 10am – 1pm. There will be a tombola, stalls with gifts and village information, and a chance to enjoy coffee and chat. Everyone welcome!

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Remembrance Sunday at St John’s

On Sunday we joined the nation in remembering those who have died in war and those who continue to suffer because of conflict. During our service, we read the Roll of Honour for Bourne End, ensuring that the names of our village’s war dead are remembered. St John’s was beautifully...

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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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