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What’s Happening this Week


Remember !!! That the latest St John’s history books are on sale in St John’s Church and the Church office, small copy £5 and large copy £10.

Pastoral Care – if you or someone you know needs help or support, please contact the Church Office on 642338/office@stjohnswithstmarys.org.uk

August Joint Services – Sharing Faith Together

Sunday 25th August

8.30am         Holy Communion in St John’s Church

10.30am       All Age Service in St John’s Church

During August we are inviting everyone to pray for the September  mission, with prayer points for each day. see the newsletter

The Beacon continues to be closed during August. It re-opens on Tuesday 3rd September and will welcome donations from that date.

Have you thought about joining our Team of flower arrangers?? West Nott’s College are running a floristry course in St John’s Centre beginning in September. All details are on the poster in both Churches and the Centre.

Monday 26th August Bank Holiday , Centre & Church office closed all day.

Thursday 29th & Friday 30th August – Gardening Party Volunteers needed!! to tidy up in St John’s grounds, from 9.30am onwards on both days, bring your own tools!!

Tuesday 3rd September 7pm Men’s/Ladies group in the Shill room. The speaker is Rev Father Andy Nicolls from St Mary Magdalene Sutton-in -Ashfield

Friday 6th September 8.15am in St Mary’s Church for morning prayer, which will include special prayers for the One Life Mission that is happening, come along between 8.15am and 10am then a Prayer Walk will take place from there  to St John’s Centre, where more prayers will be held.

Wednesday 11th September 1.30pm Mothers’ Union AGM in the Shill room
Friday 13th September 1.30pm in St Mary’s Church schools choirs’ event with the Bishop of Liverpool, everyone welcome to come along and listen to his special message.

Saturday 14th September  1pm -5pm Ride & Stride Open Day Church event —  St John’s Church will be open for visitors and a chance to see inside our Church,we need volunteers for welcome and serving refreshments etc See Ann Hartley or the Church Office for more details.

Saturday 14th September 7pm QUIZ NIGHT in St John’s Centre – As part of the OneLife Mission, alongside the Scarecrow Festival at St Mary’s, St John’s is hosting a special Quiz Night with a Supper Meal. See the leaflets and invitations available in both churches. This event will be even more special if you invite friends and family to come along to enjoy the Quiz and meal, with prizes for the winning table – and to hear the Bishop of Liverpool share the Christian faith with us. It’s free. Bookings through the office.

Sunday 15th September 3pm Afternoon tea in St Mary’s Church, join in fellowship together and view the scarecrows.
Monday 16th September 3.30pm Ladybrook Lighthouse in St Mary’s Church among the scarecrows, last day of the festival.
Tuesday 17th September 12 pm -1pm Centre Prayer lunch in the Shill room.