St John's this week

Services this Sunday and diary for the week ahead

We have a services in church every Sunday at 8am and 10am. The 10am service is also streamed online via our YouTube channel. See below for details of services and a diary of our midweek events for the following seven days.
The homepage always has a link to our next online service and up-to-date guidance on attending church in person.
If you're new to the area or new to St John's, try clicking here as starting point for more information or please get in touch - we'd love to hear from you.

Sunday 17th October

Readings: 1 Kings 20, 1 Thessalonians 3, Daniel 2, Psalm 106

8am Holy Communion in St John's
10am Morning service in St John's. A live-stream will be available via the homepage of the Church's website
8pm Crossover meet in the Church Centre

Monday 18th October

Readings: 1 Kings 21, 1 Thessalonians 4, Daniel 3, Psalm 107

Mike, Teresa & Nathan leading Harvest services in church for Sir Leslie Martin nursery (9.30am) and for Kids Count & Old School House nurseries (10.30am)
Jon's study day

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
8pm St John's Committee

Tuesday 19th October

Readings: 1 Kings 22, 1 Thessalonians 5, Daniel 4, Psalms 108-109

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
4-5pm Cantonese Bible Study group meets online

Wednesday 20th October

Readings: 2 Kings 1, 2 Thessalonians 1, Daniel 5, Psalms 110-111

Jon, Teresa & Nathan leading Tots & Tinies' Harvest service in church (10am)
Jon & Teresa leading Schools' Service of Remembrance at the War Memorial (2pm)

9.30-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
9.30-11.30am Cantonese Housegroup
8pm Evening Housegroups - 'Love Your Church' 3:Gather

Thursday 21st October

Readings: 2 Kings 2, 2 Thessalonians 2, Daniel 6, Psalms 112-113

Mike's & Teresa's day off
Nathan's & Lewis' study day 

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
10.30am Daytime Housegroup - 'Love Your Church' 3:Gather

Friday 22nd October

Readings: 2 Kings 3, 2 Thessalonians 3, Daniel 7, Psalms 114-115

10.30am-3pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
6.30pm Friday Night Live meet in the Church Centre 

Saturday 23rd October

Readings: 2 Kings 4, 1 Timothy 1, Daniel 8, Psalm 116

Jon's, Nathan's and Lewis' day off

Sunday 24th October

Readings: 2 Kings 5, 1 Timothy 2, Daniel 9, Psalms 117-118

8am Morning Prayer in St John's
10am Morning service in St John's. A live-stream will be available via the homepage of the Church's website
8.30pm TFG meet via Zoom

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

The Collect for today - twentieth Sunday after Trinity:

Almighty and merciful God, keep us by your bountiful goodness from everything that may hurt us so that we may be ready both in body and soul cheerfully to accomplish whatever you want us to do, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen. 

Specific Requests for Prayer 

For those in our Church family (or their relatives) who are working in the NHS, care homes or in COVID-19 research; please pray for their safety at work and for their families (and especially children) not to be anxious but to know God's peace. 

For those who: are faced with redundancy, had medical treatment postponed, are caring full-time for family members, have lost job opportunities, had to postpone their wedding, missed out on a college/university place and many similar situations.

If you have a specific pastoral need or prayer request, please send us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 'phone the Church Office.

Please also pray for...

the sick and the bereaved

those married in St John's this month

our mission partners: Eddie Bridle (St John's, Over) and Cornerstone Church, Crewe

school Governors:

  • for the Governors who serve in our local schools
  • for the members of our congregation who serve as Governors in the wider area
  • that God would raise up more Christians who would be willing to serve in this way.

Contacting us

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01606 872255

School Lane, Hartford, CW8 1NP

 

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