Please pray:


  • for the work of Barnabas Fund;
  • for Christians who are persecuted for their faith;
  • for all who suffer because of wars, terrorism, harsh rule and natural disasters;
  • for those who work in the Rownhams Motorway Services;

  • for all those who compile the various rotas that keep our churches running smoothly;

  • for those who visit lonely and bereaved people;
  • for all who are moving into the Fen Meadow development;
  • for more Street Pastors and Prayer Pastors;
  • for more Messy Church helpers;

  •  for the group preparing to be confirmed;

  • that this time, the St. Boniface car park planning application succeeds.

Other News:


Unwanted Christmas Presents – this Sunday (21st)  is the last day for looking at the table at the back of St John’s for any unwanted Christmas Presents. These are available for others to take in return for a donation to Basics Bank. Thanks


Testimonies -don't forget that as a church we love to hear a few words about how God has been at work in people's lives recently. Speak to Julian or another minister and they will arrange to fit you jin.


Are you new to this church/ new to the area/ interested in finding out about the Christian faith? You might like to fill in one of our orange cards at the back of church.



This Week:

Mondays 9am - Morning Prayer, St John's Church


Wednesdays 7am - Early morning prayer group, St John's Church.


Wednesdays 11am - Holy Communion (occasionally Morning Prayer instead). Please note new time. St John's Church.



Saturday 20th January 11.30am - Memorial Service for Edith Stanley-Smith, St John's Church.


Future Weeks:

Sat 3rd Feb - Christians in Science, 9.15 am – 5.15 pm. National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, SO14 3ZH.  A day of talks exploring the relationship between science and faith.  For details and booking go to and search for ‘Christians in Science’.


Sat 3rd Feb - Piano by Candlelight, St. John’s, 7.30 – 8.30 pm


Sun 11th Feb - Prayer and Gift Sunday. To benefit some key projects: more details soon!


Tues 13th - Piano recital at St. John’s, 2 pm, for the Retired Men’s Fellowship.  All church members are invited!


Sat 24th March - Piano by Candlelight, St. John’s, 8.30-9.30pm (Earth Hour)