Please pray:
  • for the work of the Bible Society;

  • for Helen Williams, going to an Ordained Ministry selection panel this Monday - Wednesday, 23rd-25th Oct;
  • for all who suffer because of wars, terrorism, harsh rule and natural disasters;
  • for who live in Lakeside Avenue;

  • for Bishop Tim;

  • for our Standing Committee meeting this week;
  • for those who edit, produce and distribute the magazine;
  • for managing the lack of Churchwarden at St Boniface;
  • for all who are moving into the Fen Meadow development;
  • for all the work of our parish Church Schools.
Other News:


Interested in being a Foundation Governor at Rownhams School?  Please speak to Jen Ball, or to Julian.


Bible Reading Notes – Did you know you can arrange to get these via St John’s Church? If you are interested in taking out a subscription for 2018 have a look at the examples on the table at the back of St John’s.


Concert for Africa – Please, prospective performers, let Sue Newbitt or Hilary Holden know details of what you intend to perform, by 1st November.  We need to finalise the programme in good time! 


Help Needed at St John’s – Is anyone willing to join the crèche rota on Sunday mornings or to man the church from 9-12 on Tuesday mornings?


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 11.30am -  Morning Prayer, St John's Church. 





Future Weeks:

Tuesday 31st October -  Light Party in St. John’s Church, 5.30 - 7.30pm


Wednesdays 1st to 22nd November - Four Deanery Sessions ‘How to be a Christian here and now’, Poppies Choice Plants, Timsbury, 7.30 – 9.30 (see fliers in church)


Saturday 18th November - Concert for Africa in St John's Church – ‘Never smile at a CROCODILE!’ Put it in your diary NOW!!!