Please pray:


  • for Southampton Street Pastors;
  • for a deputy warden to assist Jo;
  • for a new Stewardship Promoter;
  • for a cook to help at Messy Church every two months;
  • for the right person to respond to our Youth Minister advert;
  • for more children to sign up for our Holiday Club;

  • for all who suffer because of wars, terrorism, harsh rule and natural disasters;
  • for those live and work in Church Lane, Lee Lane & Coldharbour Lane;
  • for James Pitkin – our acting Area Dean;
  • for the members of the prayer ministry team;
  • Ashley & Holly and Michael & Gemma celebrating their first wedding anniversaries.

Other News:



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.


Youth Minister Vacancy – from September, 10-12 hours a week. This is a paid post to replace Jon Kitching who is moving on. See notice in St John’s porch.



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 in.


This Week:

Mondays 9am - Morning Prayer, St John's Church. Last one before September this week. (This will not happen in August)


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


No Wednesday 11am Holy Communion during August (next one September 5th)


Monday 13th 7.30pm, Eco-Church Meeting. At a home in Rownhams. All Welcome.


Future Weeks:


Aug 21st-23rd - Children’s Holiday Club. Please pray for this and speak to Claire or Andy if you would be willing to help.


Saturday 25th August - Piano by Candlelight, 8.30-9.30pm, St John’s


Friday 21st September - Men’s Curry Night and talk on ‘Science & Faith’ from Graham Swinerd. Wellow Golf Club. Men: please be thinking and praying which non-church friend(s) to invite! See fliers at back of church.

Please note the fliers have a form on the back.