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There is always plenty going on at St John's and this page is a great way to keep up to date with the latest news and notices from Clive and the Church Office.

                                                          

Bring on the Mince Pies! 

Mince pie sign up Christmas 2018 

Christmas Services 

Born to be King Christmas serv

New Sermon Series for 2019 - Fruitfulness On The Frontline 

We will be introducing a new sermon series on 20 January entitled 'Fruitfulness on the Frontline' .  There is a book to accompany this series which can be purchased through Eden Books - please click here if you would like to order a copy.   

If you are a member of a life-group and you wish to study this course as a group, there will be accompanying study notes and video sessions, which will be available to life-group leaders shortly. 


Fruitfulness on the Frontline 

Bring and Share Lunches for 2019

We hope you can join us at our Bring and Share Lunches in 2019 - dates below.  It is lovely when we have an opportunity to spend time together as a church family whilst sharing lunch.  Please bring along anything from home-made to shop bought food - just a plate of something to share, and should you forget, do still come along as there is usually plenty to go around!

Bring and Share Lunch 

The Hub Community Cafe - Opens 7th January 2019 

We are looking forward to this becoming a hub for the community where you can meet friends and make new ones.
The Hub Community Cafe - draft 

The Hub Community Cafe opens on 7th January - can you help?



TheHub-Community Cafe LogoWe are looking for volunteers to either make and serve refreshments, sit and chat to those that would like it, or come along at 12.15pm to set up for Little Gems. Donations of wool/knitting needles would be greatly appreciated.  Volunteers can contact Ruth Herbert by emailing ruthherbert@gmail.com  Wool and knitting needles can be left at the back of Church on Sunday in the box provided. 





 

Freedom In Christ Course starts Wednesday 16th January 2019 


Freedom in Christ has been run on a number of occasions at St John’s over the last five years.  This discipleship course is highly recommended to both new believers and established Christians. The course aims to help you grasp the truth of who you are in Christ, sort out personal and spiritual issues and become more fruitful in your discipleship.  You are always welcome to repeat the Freedom in Christ course if you have already done it before.   

The evening will start at 7.30pm with refreshments, followed by a short DVD and then small informal discussion groups.  The evening will finish at 9.30pm.  

fic poster landscape 2019

Strange Emails from the Church Office? 

We would like to remind all eNews readers to be vigilant when opening emails, as we are aware that a few church members have received spam emails that appear to have the church office email address as the sender. We have investigated this and these emails do not originate from the churches systems (in fact one we checked had come from a computer in Brazil!). Therefore, if you receive a strange or unexpected email from the church office please do not open any links or click any buttons that appear in the email.