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.
A full Church Calendar and Programme Card for the term are also available - please refer to the box on the right (or below on our mobile site). If you're new to the area or new to St John's, try clicking here as starting point for more information. 
Church notices are published on the home page.

For the time being, we won't be holding any services in the church building, but a live-streamed Sunday morning service will be available via the homepage of the church website. As we will be broadcasting live, please join us in time for the normal 10am start. If you're unable to watch at that time, you can catch up later.

Alec will be leading and Mike will be doing a talk on Ephesians 3:14-21, there will be a children’s talk and activity prepared by Teresa, songs, a Bible reading and prayers.

8pm - Crossover 'virtual meeting' - Bible study (all together)

8.30pm - Joint After 8s and TFG meeting via Zoom

Monday 6th July

Readings: Joshua 8, Psalm 139, Jeremiah 2, Matthew 16

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls
10am Staff meeting
8pm 'Virtual' PCC meeting

Tuesday 7th July

Readings: Joshua 9, Psalms 140-141, Jeremiah 3, Matthew 17

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls

Wednesday 8th July

Readings: Joshua 10, Psalms 142-143, Jeremiah 4, Matthew 18

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls
11am Tots & Tinies singing time live on Facebook
8pm 'Virtual' Prayer Fellowship (Mike) - email link will be sent early in the week

Thursday 9th July

Readings: Joshua 11, Psalm 144, Jeremiah 5, Matthew 19

Alec's and Teresa's day off

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls
7pm Crossover 'virtual meeting' - Catch-up and prayer for the ladies
8.15pm Crossover 'virtual meeting' - Catch-up and prayer for the lads

Friday 10th July

Readings: Joshua 12-13, Psalm 145, Jeremiah 6, Matthew 20

Church Office closed
Jacqueline away today
Mike's day off

6.30pm Pathfinders 'virtual meeting'

Saturday 11th July

Readings: Joshua 14-15, Psalms 146-147, Jeremiah 7, Matthew 21

Sunday 12th July

Readings: Joshua 16-17, Psalm 148, Jeremiah 8, Matthew 22

10am A 'virtual' service will be available via the homepage of the church's website
8pm Crossover 'virtual meeting' - Bible study (all together)
8.30pm Afters 8s & TFG 'virtual meeting'

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

The Collect for today - Fifth Sunday after Trinity:

Almighty God, we pray that you may so govern the course of this world that it may be peaceably ordered and that your church may joyfully serve you in all godly quietness, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Specific Requests for Prayer:

All 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.

All those who: are faced with redundancy, had medical treatment cancelled, are caring full-time for family members, have lost job opportunities, had to postpone their wedding, had finals/exams cancelled 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.

Please also pray for...

the sick and the bereaved

our mission partners: The Gideons and Peter & Julie Fraser (Bible Encounter Trust).

our local schools:

  • Sir Leslie Martin & Old School House Nurseries, and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
  • Hartford Church of England High School.
  • Head teachers in our congregation.

Contacting us

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01606 872255

School Lane, Hartford, CW8 1NP


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