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24th Jul 2014 Posted in: 'tellmystory', News by Stella Jennings 0

In August St John’s is embarking on a teaching series on The Fruit of the Spirit. With this in mind Beryl Beavis emailed the following story. She writes: “Hi everyone, welcome to summer. “I have had this poem for about 50 years. Dr Ken Moynagh worked as a doctor at Barts Hospital in London but […]

23rd Jul 2014 Posted in: News by Stella Jennings 0

Do you know a Christian young person seeking an apprenticeship? Chaplaincy Plus is seeking to recruit an Administration and Communications Apprentice to start in September 2014. The successful applicant will be responsible for various administration, event and communication tasks to ensure the smooth management and running of the charity’s activities. A key part of this […]

23rd Jul 2014 Posted in: News by Stella Jennings 0

Carol Dealey has sent us a report summarising what happened at the latest Deanery Synod: “We had a very interesting meeting of Deanery Synod on 19th June at which we discussed issues in relation to poverty and how parishes are addressing them. “The main speaker was Fred Rattley who is the Diocesan Director of Community […]

17th Jul 2014 Posted in: News by Fran Varley 0

EVENTS AT ST JOHN’S, 17th July – 31st July Download a printer friendly version of this list Thursday 17th July Just An(other)Hour meets to pray and intercede for the church. Pray that God will speak to those present and reveal his purposes for St John’s. Midweek Holy Communion Pray for all who attend this service, for […]

17th Jul 2014 Posted in: News by Fran Varley 0

Relaunch of the ChaplaincyPlus City Lights group – for young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s – after work on 23rd July (5.30pm-8pm). City Lights has been very active in the past, involved in giving young Christian professionals in Birmingham a space to meet, encourage one another, and organise events for their peers. We have […]

17th Jul 2014 Posted in: News by Fran Varley 0

The Church will mark Jon Tattersall leaving on Sunday 31st August There will be opportunities at all services and events to celebrate Jon’s time with us…. Jon will be speaking at both the 10am and 6.30pm services. At the 10am service there will be opportunity to pray for and say ‘goodbye’ to Jon and family […]

17th Jul 2014 Posted in: News by Fran Varley 0

A new course, run by Marcus, on ‘how to lead worship’ starting 22nd September 2014

16th Jul 2014 Posted in: News, St John's Stories by Fran Varley 0

Beccy Allen writes: Thank you so much for your prayers and support for Toddlers this year. We ended our year with an end of term summer service called ‘God knows all about me’. It was a time of goodbyes as some of our community are moving area or country (!). Also some of our toddlers […]

15th Jul 2014 Posted in: News by Fran Varley 0

The Alpha team are really keen to make prayer a priority. Please do join them at any of the below times to pray for this important ministry at St John’s. Monday 14th July 6:30-7:30 (prayer room) Monday 21st July 6:30-7:30 (prayer room) Monday 28th July 6:30-7:30 (prayer room) Monday 11th August 6:30-7:30 (prayer room) Monday […]

15th Jul 2014 Posted in: News, St John's Stories by Fran Varley 0

Ian Uden reports: On Wednesday 9th July 2014 St John’s hosted an Open Doors event featuring two Iranian Christian ladies, Maryam Rostampour and Marziyeh Amirizadeh who spent nine months in Iran’s most notorious prison for refusing to deny their faith in the Lord Jesus. Despite having just arrived in Britain that morning after a 24 […]