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: George Agar.  Preacher: George Agar.

9.30am Prayer Meeting

  • Prayer meeting in the Eddowes Room

10am All Age Service - Exodus 5:1-21Bricks without straw

  • Leader: Alec Ham. Preacher: Nathan Phillingham.

6.30pm Evening Prayer - Philemon; An appeal for Onesimus

  • Leader: Phil Highton.  Preacher: Michael Boreham.


  • TFG meet at Will & Fiona Hughes' home

Preachers elsewhere today

  • Michael Walters at St John’s, Toft (10.15am)
  • Michael Field at Shurlach Methodist, Rudheath (10.45am)
  • Jeremy Hunns at St Michael’s, Marbury (11am)

Monday 14th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 4, Romans 4, Jeremiah 42, Psalm 18

Nathan away until 20th August
Mike and Teresa away until 29th August

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre (Monday to Thursday)
10am-12pm Make, Taste & See in St John's

Tuesday 15th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 5-6, Romans 5, Jeremiah 43, Psalm 19

Jacqueline away today

Wednesday 16th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 7-8, Romans 6, Jeremiah 44, Psalms 20-21

10am Tots' Summer Get Together at Marbury Country Park play area
8pm Prayer Fellowship meets in the Church Centre

Thursday 17th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 9, Romans 7, Jeremiah 46, Psalm 22

7.30pm Ladies' Meal at The Golden Pheasant, Plumley

Friday 18th August

Readings: 1 Samuel 10, Romans 8, Jeremiah 47, Psalms 23-24

10.30am-3pm Church Office open in the Church Centre

Saturday 19th August

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

Sunday 20th August

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

8am Holy Communion in St John's
10am All Age Service in St John’s (Exodus 5:1-21)
6.30pm Evening Prayer in St John’s (Philemon)
8pm TFG meet at Will & Fiona Hughes' 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: The Gideons and Peter & Julie Fraser (Bible Encounter Trust).

those serving in the Armed Forces

our local schools:

  • The Grange Junior and Senior Schools and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
  • Hartford Church of England High School: for Christian governors to wisely fulfil their duties.

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