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.
A full Church Calendar and Programme Card for the term are also available - please refer to the box on the right (or below on our mobile site). If you're new to the area or new to St John's, try clicking here as starting point for more information. 
Church notices are published on the home page.

For the time being, we won't be holding any services in the church building, but a live-streamed Sunday morning service will be available via the homepage of the church website. As we will be broadcasting live, please join us in time for the normal 10am start. If you're unable to watch at that time, you can catch up later.

Mike will be leading and Alec will be doing a talk on Ephesians 4:1-6, there will be a children’s talk and activity prepared by Teresa, songs, a Bible reading and prayers.

Monday 13th July

Readings: Joshua 18-19, Psalms 149-150, Jeremiah 9, Matthew 23

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls
10am Staff meeting
8pm 'Virtual' St John's Committee meeting

Tuesday 14th July

Readings: Joshua 20-21, Acts 1, Jeremiah 10, Matthew 24

Mike attending Deanery Chapter 'virtual' meeting (12pm)

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls
8pm 'Virtual' St John's Vision Group meeting

Wednesday 15th July

Readings: Joshua 22, Acts 2, Jeremiah 11, Matthew 25

Alec away until Wednesday 22nd July
Mike attending Chester Association 'virtual' meeting (12pm)

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls
11am Tots & Tinies singing time live on Facebook
8pm 'Virtual' housegroups meet to discuss Sunday's talk

Thursday 16th July

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

Teresa's day off

9.30am-5pm Church Office open for phone calls

Friday 17th July

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

Mike's day off

10.30am-3pm Church Office open for phone calls
6.30pm Pathfinders 'virtual meeting'

Saturday 18th July

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

10am St John's Golf Society play at Styal Golf Club

Sunday 19th July

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

10am A 'virtual' service will be available via the homepage of the church's website

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

The Collect for today - Sixth Sunday after Trinity:

God our Father, you have prepared for those who love you good things that surpass our understanding: pour into our hearts such love towards you that, loving you above all, we may obtain your promises which are greater than we can desire, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Specific Requests for Prayer:

All 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.

All those who: are faced with redundancy, had medical treatment cancelled, are caring full-time for family members, have lost job opportunities, had to postpone their wedding, had finals/exams cancelled and many similar situations.

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Please also pray for...

the sick and the bereaved:

our mission partners: Charlotte Kirkham (St Catherine's, Tranmere) and Robert Matati (Anglican minister in Butere, Kenya).

our local schools:

  • Hartford Primary School & Kids Count Nursery, and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
  • Hartford Church of England High School.
  • All our young people; that they would find ways to encourage and support each other while they are unable to meet in their regular groups.

Contacting us

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01606 872255

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