Clocks & Bells

One of the clocks had stopped so i had my first chance to visit the bell tower.

Loved seeing the bell motors having been proudly produced by a Croydon Engineering company.

What does Resurrection mean to you

At the informal service we looked at resurrection. The exercise was to come up with something for each letter . This was one example

Rays of everlasting Sun

Eternal Life


Unity with the whole creation




Closest Friend

The mighty one is Alive




Have a go yourself!

Thanks to all those that came, you all made it a fantastic experience.

Informal Worship 5th May 2019

Hi, This Sunday (05/05/2019) see’s the 9th Informal worship service take place

Its a great chance to really worship in a free, less structured way.

We will be taking on the topic of “The Resurrection”

Here is a snippet of a few of the featured worship songs for this week.

We do hope to see you at St johns for 5pm.

Lets all Stand up to Cancer

Please save the 18th May in your diaries.

There will be Coffee and Cake in the Tamberlin room to raise money for Cancer Research UK on the 18th May between 9:30am and 12:30pm

TT4G 30th April

Remember tomorrow morning (30th April) the church will be open from 08:00 to 09:30 for Take time for God. Please feel free to come for as much or little time as you need.

Shrublands Foodbank

These are the URGENT items required for the food bank. These can be left at the back of church, taken to the food bank or left in the donation box at the Shirley co-op.

More information on the food bank can he found here

Christian Aid week is coming

Christian Aid Week: ‘All mums should live’

Sierra Leone is the world’s most dangerous place to become a mum. Every day 10 women die from giving birth. In Sawula district, the community struggle with a clinic which has no electricity and only two delivery beds.

Tea Room 28th April

The Tea room will be open this afternoon between 3 and 5.50pm. Why not come for a chat over tea and cake and say hello to Viv, Kat and Amy.

The tea room is open in the Tamberlin room which is behind the church.