Our Philosophy

Our philosophy is to welcome everyone into our church. Whether you have an active faith or are searching for answers, you will be accepted, loved and encouraged in your spiritual journey.

Our Mission

Ask, Seek, Knock

“Ask and it will be given to you, seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.” Matthew 6: Verse 7

Our Community

People from a diverse cross-section of society make up our congregation. If you have recently moved into the area or are simply visiting for the day, you are very welcome to join us.

Welcome

Upcoming Events

Father Will

Father Will

Priest-In-Charge

“I’d like to offer you a very warm welcome to St John’s.

Whether you are new to the area or looking to join a church community, you can be assured of our genuine hospitality. We aim to encourage deeper relationships with each other and with God, helping to make God’s presence known among us”

Tuesday November 30
All of the day St. Andrew’s Day
Wednesday December 1
10:30 am - 11:30 am Midweek Eucharist
Friday December 3
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Choir practice
Sunday December 5
Monday December 6
All of the day St. Nicholas’ Day
Wednesday December 8
10:30 am - 11:30 am Midweek Eucharist
Friday December 10
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Choir practice
Sunday December 12
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St John’s Church Magazine – NOV 2021

Church News

Fr. Will’s Letter for Easter Sunday

Fr. Will’s Letter for Easter Sunday

Easter 2021 Dear Friends,  Alleluia!  Christ is risen!  He is risen indeed!  A year ago we entered lockdown just prior to Palm Sunday.  At the time, in our naïveté, we all hoped and prayed that the then-predicted three weeks of lockdown would be the proverbial “it”. ...

19th March Lockdown Update

19th March Lockdown Update

Dear Friends … It is with great pleasure that I announce the re-opening of St. John’s, Maindee, for in-person worship, and attach our schedule for Holy Week and Easter!  Welcome back. As we entered Lent, I told myself that I would make every effort not to go through a...

Father Will’s Letter for March 2021

Father Will’s Letter for March 2021

Lent 2021 Dear Friends:   First things first:  I am only too pleased to announce that we will resume live services at 10:45 in St. John’s on Palm Sunday, giving us Holy Week and Easter in-person.  At this stage, the lion’s share of our parishioners will have had at...

Lent In A Bag

Lent In A Bag

With Covid still a pressing concern, and worship still remaining online, for now, we are making available "Lent in a Bag" resources for any & all who want to join us on the Lenten journey. In each bag you will find prayers for use throughout the season of Lent,...

New Virtual Choir Recordings

New Virtual Choir Recordings

Our wonderful virtual choir has recorded 5 new pieces. Please enjoy; Immortal Invisible We Love the Place Fairest Lord Jesus Christ Be Our Light Christ Has No Body You can listen to them on our Virtual Choir page. With Thanks to John Granger, Rev Canon David Neale!!...

Fr. Will’s Letter for February 2021 + Lockdown Update

Fr. Will’s Letter for February 2021 + Lockdown Update

1st February 2021 (The Feast of St. Brigid) Dear Friends.   I know how much so many of you are looking forward to coming back to church in person.  I am, too.  Lockdown in January — a sufficiently bleak month even in normal times — has been a long and difficult...

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Church Groups

Rainbows And Brownies

Rainbows and Brownies groups offer young people expert guidance and countless new and exciting opportunities to develop.

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Church Sunday School

The Sunday school at St John’s provides a warm, welcoming atmosphere catering for all children in a spiritually nurturing way.

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Social And Bible Groups

St John’s social groups offer the opportunity to make new friends through sincere Christian fellowship and social engagement.

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Craft Skills Groups

Make the most of opportunities to meet people at St John’s while practising new and old skills in a friendly and supportive group.

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Community Services

Banns

A reading of the banns of marriage in church is an ancient legal tradition which represents the announcement of intention to marry. Any objectors can come forward at this stage.

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Weddings and Blessings

A wedding at church is a special ceremony where two individual people become as one in the eyes of God, united in marriage. Marriage blessings are also available to couples.

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Baptisms

At St John’s, a baptism service is a public declaration of faith in our Lord Jesus Christ and marks the beginning of an exciting spiritual journey within the Christian church.

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Newcomer FAQ

Just come along to any service and join in – it’s easy. If you’d like to find out more before coming along then contact us and we will try to answer any questions you may have.
There are no special requirements for clothes at St. John’s but it’s probably a good idea to avoid wearing flip-flops and shorts to a service.
Most definitely not! Our church wardens will make every effort to welcome you and offer you guidance on which books to use and where to sit. Try not to worry about getting everything right the first time.
At St John’s visitors are invited to take communion, and/ or receive a blessing. It’s perfectly fine to attend church for the first time and not take communion. Do whatever you feel most comfortable with.
Yes. You don’t need to be a member; however, you may find that becoming part of a church community is both rewarding and enjoyable.

The St John's Clergy

Keith Beardmore

Assistant Curate

Linda Batt

Associate Priest

Christine Hockey

Assistant Curate

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