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 2nd October

Readings: 1 Kings 4-5, Ephesians 2, Ezekiel 35, Psalm 85

8am Holy Communion in St John's
10am Morning Prayer in St John's
8pm Crossover in the Church Centre

Monday 3rd October

Readings: 1 Kings 6, Ephesians 3, Ezekiel 36, Psalm 86

Lewis' day off
Jon's study day

Church Office closed all week

10am Ladies' Walk
8pm Missionary Strategy Group meet

Tuesday 4th October

Readings: 1 Kings 7, Ephesians 4, Ezekiel 37, Psalms 87-88

Lewis' study day
Teresa leading a Bible story & craft session at Kids Count Nursery (10am)
Teresa attending Growing Young Disciples training course (12.30-2.30pm)
Jon attending Local Gospel Partnership meeting (1pm)

10am Jigsaw meet in the Church Centre

Wednesday 5th October

Readings: 1 Kings 8, Ephesians 5, Ezekiel 38, Psalm 89

9am-3pm Staff Away Day
10am Tots & Tinies in the Church Centre
2-4pm Bakes, Brews and Chat in the Church Centre
8pm Evening housegroups meet

Thursday 6th October

Readings: 1 Kings 9, Ephesians 6, Ezekiel 39, Psalm 90

Teresa's day off
Jon attending The Evangelism Conference at Holy Trinity Platt
Mike attending Bishops’ Council at Romiley Life Centre (2-5pm)

10am Cantonese Bible Study in the Church Centre
10.30am Daytime housegroup meet

Friday 7th October

Readings: 1 Kings 10, Philippians 1, Ezekiel 40, Psalm 91

Mike's day off
Teresa leading a Bible story & craft session at Sir Leslie Martin Nursery (9.30am)

6.30pm Friday Night Live in the Church Centre

Saturday 8th October

Readings: 1 Kings 11, Philippians 2, Ezekiel 41, Psalms 92-93

Jon's day off

Sunday 9th October

Readings: 1 Kings 12, Philippians 3, Ezekiel 42, Psalm 94

Mike preaching at Central Church Warrington

8am Morning Prayer in St John's
10am Morning Prayer in St John's
8pm Crossover in the Church Centre
8.30pm TFG meet online

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

The Collect for today - sixteenth Sunday after Trinity:

Lord, let your continual pity cleanse and defend your church, and because it cannot continue in safety without your aid, protect it by your help and goodness for ever, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Specific Requests for Prayer

For those who: are faced with redundancy or are seeking employment, are struggling financially, are awaiting postponed medical treatment, are caring full-time for family members 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 bereaved: 

our mission partners: Harambee Partnership in Uganda and TWR in the UK.

those who work in our local schools:

  • Please remember in your prayers the caretakers, cleaners, cooks, mid-day assistants, office staff, teaching assistants, pastoral workers and teachers who work in our local schools. Pray that, as they serve their school communities, they would learn something of the love of our Servant King.
  • Please pray especially for those members of our congregation who work in schools.

Contacting us

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01606 872255

School Lane, Hartford, CW8 1NP


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