Donisthorpe: St John, Donisthorpe

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A warm welcome is offered from a congregation of mixed ages and backgrounds to St. John’s Church.

Situated near the centre of Donisthorpe, in the heart of the National Forest, St John’s Church has weekly services on a Sunday and monthly Holy Communion services on a Wednesday. It is regularly used for baptisms, weddings, funerals and other special services. Enquiries can be made to the Rector, Vivien Elphick.

The Church publishes a newsletter, Grapevine, the latest edition of which is alongside.

There is a link to our website alongside.

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Revd Canon Vivien Elphick
The Vicarage
High Street
Measham
Swadlincote
DE12 7HZ
(01530) 270354
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Three Ts
Table - Talk - Tea A chat, a meal and a cup of tea together in Church. Everyone welcome
Every third Tuesday at 2:30 PM for 1 hour
 
Lunch Light
A support group for bereaved people. Drop in for a light lunch. 12.30 to 2 pm. 2 charge per person
Every last Friday at 12:30 PM for 1½ hours
 
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Sunday

All Age Worship
Our all age service is designed to be welcoming for both regular churchgoers and those less familiar with the church. Activities for children are provided and families are particularly welcome.
Every first Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Holy Communion and Healing
Every second Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Baptism Service
Batism is inluded as part of a service of praise and prayer. All are welcome to come and share in this joyful event.
Every third Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Holy Communion
All are welcome to our service of holy communion.
Every fourth Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Evening Prayer
Every second Sunday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly

Tuesday

Coffee and Chat
The Church is open to anyone for coffee and chat from 9.30 am to 11.00 am on the first Tuesday of each month.
Every first Tuesday at 9:30 AM for 1½ hours
Refreshments
Three Ts
Table - Talk - Tea A chat, a meal and a cup of tea together in Church. Everyone welcome
Every third Tuesday at 2:30 PM for 1 hour

Wednesday

Holy Communion
Every second Wednesday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour

Friday

Lunch Light
A support group for bereaved people. Drop in for a light lunch. 12.30 to 2 pm. 2 charge per person
Every last Friday at 12:30 PM for 1½ hours

Features


Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Floodlight
www.backtochurch.com
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Canon Vivien Margaret ELPHICK
Team Vicar: The Revd Susan Frances BRADLEY
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 3455
Archdeaconry: LOUGHBOROUGH (192)
Deanery: North West Leicestershire (19202)
Benefice: The Woodfield Team Benefice (19/228BL)
CofE Church Info: (619234 19/234)
Short URL: acny.uk/3455/
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The current editor is: Peter Townsend

This page was last updated on Wednesday 9th September 2015
 
 
 
Donisthorpe: St John : Church Street, Donisthorpe, Leicestershire, DE12 7QR

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