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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Services are in St John's Church unless stated otherwise.

10am All Age Service - Ephesians 6:21-24

• Leader: Mike Smith. Preacher: Mike Smith

If you're unable to attend the Sunday morning service in the church building, a live-stream of it will be available via the homepage of the church website.


• Crossover meet in the Church Centre

Preachers elsewhere today:

• Jeremy at St Michael's, Marbury (11am)

Monday 28th September

Readings: 2 Samuel 24, Galatians 4, Ezekiel 31, Psalm 79

9.30am Staff meeting
10am  Ladies' Walk - contact Mary for starting location
11am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre

Tuesday 29th September

Readings: 1 Kings 1, Galatians 5, Ezekiel 32, Psalm 80

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
10.30am Jigsaw meet in the Church Centre and on Zoom

Wednesday 30th September

Readings: 1 Kings 2, Galatians 6, Ezekiel 33, Psalms 81-82

Mike attending Bishop's Council (2pm)

9.30am-5pm Church Office open in the Church Centre
11am Tots & Tinies singing time live on Facebook
12pm Funeral service at Vale Royal Crematorium (Dimitri)
8pm 'Virtual' housegroups meet to study 1 Peter (study number 3)

Thursday 1st October

Readings: 1 Kings 3, Ephesians 1, Ezekiel 34, Psalms 83-84

Mike's and Teresa's day off

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

Friday 2nd October

Readings: 1 Kings 4-5, Ephesians 2, Ezekiel 35, Psalm 85

Mike taking the Grange Junior School Harvest service in the school (9:30am)

10.30am-3pm Church Office open for phone calls 

Saturday 3rd October

Readings: 1 Kings 6, Ephesians 3, Ezekiel 36, Psalm 86

Sunday 4th October

Readings: 1 Kings 7, Ephesians 4, Ezekiel 37, Psalms 87-88

10am All Age service in St John's. A live-stream will also be available via the homepage of the church's website
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 - Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity:

Lord, we pray that your grace may always go before and follow after us and make us continually committed to all good works, 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, missed out on a college/university place and many similar situations.

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Please also pray for...

the sick and the bereaved

our mission partners: Andrew Petttinger (TWR in UK) and Eddie Bridle, St. John's, Over.

our local schools:

  • Sir Leslie Martin & Old School House Nurseries, and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
  • Hartford Church of England High School.
  • For pupils to attend Christian Union groups that they might be encouraged in their faith.

Contacting us

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01606 872255

School Lane, Hartford, CW8 1NP


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