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 24th October

Readings: 2 Kings 5, 1 Timothy 2, Daniel 9, Psalms 117-118

Mike away until Saturday 30th October

8am Morning Prayer in St John's
10am Morning service in St John's. A live-stream will be available via the homepage of the Church's website
8.30pm TFG meet via Zoom

Monday 25th October

Readings: 2 Kings 6, 1 Timothy 3, Daniel 10, Psalm 119:1-24

Jon away until Wednesday 27th Oct
Nathan's study day

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre

Tuesday 26th October

Readings: 2 Kings 7, 1 Timothy 4, Daniel 11, Psalm 119:25-48

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for 'phone calls
4-5pm Cantonese Bible Study group meets online

Wednesday 27th October

Readings: 2 Kings 8, 1 Timothy 5, Daniel 12, Psalm 119:49-72

9.30-5pm Church Office open for 'phone calls
8pm Prayer Fellowship

Thursday 28th October

Readings: 2 Kings 9, 1 Timothy 6, Hosea 1, Psalm 119:73-96

Jon away until Sunday 31st October
Teresa's day off 
Lewis' study day

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for 'phone calls

Friday 29th October

Readings: 2 Kings 10-11, 2 Timothy 1, Hosea 2, Psalm 119:97-120

Nathan away until Sunday 31st October

Church Office closed today

Saturday 30th October

Readings: 2 Kings 12, 2 Timothy 2, Hosea 3-4, Psalm 119:121-144

Lewis' day off

Sunday 31st October

Readings: 2 Kings 13, 2 Timothy 3, Hosea 5-6, Psalm 119:145-176

8am Morning Prayer in St John's
10am Morning service in St John's. A live-stream will be available via the homepage of the Church's website
11am-1pm & 3pm onwards Knitted Bible set up in church
8pm Crossover meet in the Church Centre

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

The Collect for today - twenty-first Sunday after Trinity:

Merciful Lord, grant to your faithful people pardon and peace that we may be cleansed from all our sins and serve you with a quiet mind, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. 

Specific Requests for Prayer 

For 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.

For those who: are faced with redundancy, had medical treatment postponed, are caring full-time for family members, have lost job opportunities, had to postpone their wedding, missed out on a college/university place 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 sick and the bereaved

those married in St John's this month

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

for struggling families:

  • that schools would be able to serve those pupils and their families well, who may be struggling for whatever reason
  • that our schools would be safe places, where pupils can ask for and receive the help that they need
  • that those children who are most vulnerable would receive love and support that is consistent with Biblical teaching
  • that Christian teachers and members of staff would be bold in their witness to colleagues, pupils and their families and that God would be their strength in every situation.

Contacting us

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01606 872255

School Lane, Hartford, CW8 1NP

 

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