St John's this week

Services this Sunday and Diary for the Week

See below for details of our services this Sunday and a diary with details of our midweek events for the next 7 days.
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All services are in St John's Church unless stated otherwise.

8am Holy Communion

  • Leader: Michael Walters.  Preacher: Michael Walters.

9.30am Prayer Meeting

  • Prayer meeting in the Eddowes Room

10am Morning Prayer - John 17:1-5; "Glorify your son"

  • Leader: Alec Ham.  Preacher: Michael Walters.

6.30pm Evening Prayer - Micah 3-5

  • Leader: Ian Barton.  Preacher: Dimitri Alldridge.


  • After 8s meet at Rob & Kathryn Payne's home.

Monday 19th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 11, Romans 9, Jeremiah 48, Psalm 25

Mike on sabbatical until 17th November
Alec on adoption leave Monday 12th - Saturday 24th August

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre (Monday-Thursday)
10am Make, Taste & See in St John's

Tuesday 20th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 12, Romans 10, Jeremiah 49, Psalms 26-27

Wednesday 21st August

Readings: 1 Samuel 13, Romans 11, Jeremiah 50, Psalms 28-29

Thursday 22nd August

Readings: 1 Samuel 14, Romans 12, Jeremiah 51, Psalm 30

10am Men's Walk - contact David King for meeting point

Friday 23rd August

Readings: 1 Samuel 15, Romans 13, Jeremiah 52, Psalm 31

Church Office closed today

Saturday 24th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 16, Romans 14, Lamentations 1, Psalm 32

Sunday 25th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 17, Romans 15, Lamentations 2, Psalm 33

8am Holy Communion in St John's
9.30am Time to Pray in the Eddowes Room
10am Morning Prayer in St John's (John 17:1-5)
6.30pm Evening Prayer in St John's (Micah 3-5)
8.15pm After 8s meet at Rob & Kathryn Payne's home

For more details about the daily Bible reading plan, including online readings, please visit our website.

The Collect for today - Tenth Sunday after Trinity:

Let your merciful ears, Lord God, be open to the prayers of your people and, so that we may obtain our petitions, teach us to ask for those things that please you, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Please pray for...

the sick and the bereaved:

our mission partners: Jemma Graves (OM) and Joseph Mayan (Barnabas Ministries in Uganda).

those marrying next month:  

our local schools:

  • Hartford Manor Primary School & Warrington & Vale Royal College, and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
  • Hartford Church of England High School.
  • For Christian assemblies to be bold proclamations of the gospel; give thanks that we have opportunities to do this in many local schools.

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