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News & Information

Churchyard Tidy: Sunday 15th after the 10am service. All help much appreciated.

Connections Praise TMonday 16th  Harvest Celebration Service for seniors, followed by tea and cake. 2pm in the church. Everyone welcome.

Prayer on Wednesday this week 8-9pm in church. We’ll be praying for Andrew & Maria Leake in Argentina. Very relaxed meeting and no pressure to pray out loud.

Sale of Tearfund Christmas cards, Siwok crafts, and metal craft goods from Haiti after the 10am Service on Sunday 29 October. Real Advent Calendars available from Gordon & Brenda Wilkinson. See poster in the hall lobby for more details.

Light Party: Tuesday 31 October, 6:30–8pm for years 3-9. More details to come. 

Autumn Course: Dementia Matters: Understanding the Journey. 5 talks on the topic of Dementia with excellent speakers. Open to any in the community who would like to come to think about how we can understand and best support those living with this illness. Each session begins with a meal, followed by a talk and the opportunity for questions and discussion. It’s taking place on Thursday evenings in November and flyers with full details are available in church.

Toy Service on Sunday 5 November: New toys only please, which are given to support the work of Welcare. See flyers for more details.

Sussex Gospel Partnership Annual Conference: Living for eternity in a now culture. A group from St John’s are going on Sat 18 November at 10am–3:30pm in the Kings Centre, Burgess Hill. A packed day of inspiring talks/seminars plus programs for children and teenagers. Leaflets with booking info are in church.

St John’s Directory: We are updating the church directory for 2018. Please could you check the print-out in church. If you’re not on it and would like to be, please add your details. If your details are incorrect, please could you amend. And if your details are correct, please tick to let us know you’ve checked it. Thank you.

World Mission Gift Day: Praise God for the extremely generous response with a hugely encouraging total so far of £13,875. Thank you so much to all who have taken part. If you would still like to give, it’s not too late. Envelopes are available in church and we’ll leave the account open for a couple more weeks.

Thank you: To the anonymous step sweeper for keeping the steps clear of berries over the past few weeks. Your sweeping is very much appreciated.

Dates for the Diary

Autumn Courses: Thurs. evenings in November. The topic is about all things relating to Dementia with some excellent speakers lined up. Thursday evenings in November. Flyers available in church.

Sat 14 October

8-9.30am Leadership for life

5-6.30pm Leadership for life

Sunday 15th October

10am -  sundayten - Holy Communion

Speaker: Mark Francis

Title: Reformed: Faith & Grace Alone

11:30am Churchyard tidy

5.30-7.30pm Youth Group  

6pm - sundaysix 

Speaker: Mark Francis

Title: Reformed: Faith & Grace Alone

Isaiah 49:1-13

The Week Ahead

Monday 16 October

2pm Connections Praise

Wed 18 October

2-4pm Watercolour on Wed.

8-9pm Prayer on Wednesday


Sunday 22nd October

8am - Holy Communion

Speaker: Don Ely

10am -  sundayten  

Speaker: Andy Brown

Title: Reformed: The Bible alone

2 Timothy 3:14-17

5.30-7.30pm Youth Group  

6pm - sundaysix

Speaker: Andy Brown

Title: Reformed: The Bible alone

2 Timothy 3:14-17