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: Mike Smith.  Preacher: Mike Smith.

9.30am Prayer Meeting

  • Prayer meeting in the Eddowes Room

10am Morning Prayer - Exodus 20:22-26 & 23:20-33; God's Law Applied

  • Leader: Mike Smith. Preacher: Mike Smith.

6.30pm Evening Prayer - 1 Corinthians 16; Do Everything in Love

  • Leader: Nathan Phillingham.  Preacher: Michael Boreham.


  • Crossover meet at Nathan & Jo Phillingham's home

Monday 16th July

Readings: Joshua 23, Acts 3, Jeremiah 12, Matthew 26

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre (Monday to Thursday)
9.30am Staff meeting
10am Hartford Old School House Preschool Graduation Ceremony in St John's (Teresa)
8pm PCC meet in the Church Centre

Tuesday 17th July

Readings: Joshua 24, Acts 4, Jeremiah 13, Matthew 27

Teresa leading a visit from Cloughwood School (Primary Class) around St John’s (10am)

8pm Church Holiday planning meeting at The Vicarage
8.15pm Mike, Dimitri and Churchwardens meet at The Vicarage

Wednesday 18th July

Readings: Judges 1, Acts 5, Jeremiah 14, Matthew 28

Phil at Hartford Church of England High School Christian Union (1-1.45pm)

10am Tots and Tinies meet in the Church Centre
11am Funeral in St John's (Mike)
2pm Ladies' Fellowship meet in the Church Centre - Holy Communion (George)
8pm Housegroup Socials/Catch-up week

Thursday 19th July

Readings: Judges 2, Acts 6, Jeremiah 15, Mark 1

10am Men's Walk - contact David King for meeting point
8pm Operations' Committee meet in the Church Centre Conference Room

Friday 20th July

Readings: Judges 3, Acts 7, Jeremiah 16, Mark 2

Phil away until Wednesday 8th August
Mike's and Alec's day off

6.30am Time to Pray in the Eddowes Room
10.30am-3pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
7.30pm Pathfinders meet in the Church Centre

Saturday 21st July

Readings: Judges 4, Acts 8, Jeremiah 17, Mark 3

Alec away until Saturday 28th July
Nathan's day off

8am Men's Breakfast in the Church Centre

Sunday 22nd July

Readings: Judges 5, Acts 9, Jeremiah 18, Mark 4

8am Holy Communion in St John's
9.30am Time to Pray in the Eddowes Room
10am Morning Prayer in St John’s (Exodus 20:22-26 & 23:20-33)
6.30pm Evening Prayer in St John’s (1 Corinthians 16)
8pm Crossover meet at Nathan & Jo Phillingham's home

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

The Collect for today - Eighth Sunday after Trinity:

Almighty God, whose never-failing providence governs everything in heaven and on earth, humbly we ask you to remove all that is hurtful and to give that which is profitable to us, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Please pray for...

the sick and the bereaved

our mission partners: Jemma Fitzsimmons (OM) & TLG (Transforming Lives for Good).

those marrying next month: 

those leading/helping at camps and the children & young people attending them:

our local schools:

  • The Grange Junior & Senior Schools, and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
  • Hartford Church of England High School.
  • For Ofsted to be less aggressive in schools when assessing 'British Values'.

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01606 872255

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