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.


Remember its Take time for God tomorrow morning from 8am.

The Church will be open for you to take the time out to pray for those things that are important to you.

Flower Festival initial meeting invite

If you would like to create a display or support the Festival in other ways, you are invited to attend a meeting in the Tamberlin Room at 7.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 30th April.  The theme of the Festival is “For the Beauty of the Earth – Flowers and Food of the World” and will support the Food Bank and fund raising for the essential repair of the Spire.

More details will be available on the flower festival page

Flower Festival 13-15 September 2019

This is the section to come to for all the information on this years Flower festival.

We are currently putting the plans together but for now

SAVE THE DATE 13-15 September 2019

Get your £10 advance tickets for Flow Fest here

He is Risen

Following the Dawn service we enjoyed some fellowship in the Tamberlin room.

On Saturday we wait

St johns in Darkness, the cross is lit.

The church is in darkness, the cross is the focus, we wait for the risen lord.

Good Friday services

Jesus on the cross

As part of the Maundy Thursday service the church has been stripped ready for good Friday, the day Jesus dies on the cross for us.

Good Friday means we have a lot going on at St Johns. Here are the service times

9am            Morning Prayer

10-11am    Children’s Liturgy

1-1.50pm   Stations of the Cross

2-3.00pm   Liturgy of the Passion

Followed by Hot Cross Buns in the Vicarage