St John, Birkdale

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The Reverend Jeremy Leffler
St. John’s Church Birkdale
St John’s Road,
Birkdale,
Southport, PR8 4JP
01704 568914 (Vicar)

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Sunday

Holy Communion
Said service of Holy Communion
Every first second third and fourth Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
Common Worship
Holy Communion (BCP)
Said service of Holy Communion using the Book of Common Prayer
Every fifth Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion
Service of Holy Communion
Every first and third Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
Service of the Word/Parade
A service centred around God's Word, and accessible to children and young people. Less than totally formal!
Every second Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments
Service of the Word
A service centred around God's Word, normally following Morning Prayer, but with flexibility
Every fourth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
St John's 4U2@6
Worship and Bible Study in an informal cafe- style setting. An interactive presentation centred service in a friendly open atmosphere with tea, coffee and biscuits. Take part or simply watch - the choice is yours.
Every second Sunday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments

Wednesday

Informal Communion
An 'informally-formal' service using an alternative liturgy with time for meditation and prayer as well as a short 'Word'. In church hall October-April, church building May-September. Follower by Lunch Club and Phoenix.
Every third Wednesday at 11:30 AM for ½ hour
Lunch Club
Lunch served at a reasonable price (4.00 for soup, main course and sweet, with a cuppa) in friendly surroundings. Home cooked food and friendly people. What's not to like?
Every third Wednesday at 12:00 PM for 1 hour
Phoenix
Hear a range of speakers talk about topics of local and wider interest from their own experience. Occasional trips, DVD showings and other formats. Follows on from Communion and Lunch Club.
Every third Wednesday at 1:00 PM for ¾ hour
Prayer Time
A meeting in the small hall in the church hall building for hour to pray without an agenda set in advance. We pray for our church and its people, for God's world and its needs. you don't have to be experienced, you don't have to pray aloud if you don't want to. Just come and join us for one of the most important things we can do as Christians together. Followed by Pastimes.
Every first Wednesday at 1:15 PM for ½ hour
Pastimes
Social activities: games, conversation, shared fun and delicious cakes with tea or coffee, and a Thought for the Day at the end. Open to all, especially suited to retired people.
Every first Wednesday at 2:00 PM for 1½ hours
Refreshments
Vestry Hour
Come and see the vicar without having to make an appointment. Book a Wedding or Christening or discuss a booking already made. Apply for Banns to be married in another church. Talk about matters of importance or enquire about upcoming events. Ask about anything to do with Christian faith. Even just come for a chat!
Every Wednesday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Prayer Time
A meeting in the vestry for hour to pray without an agenda set in advance. We pray for our church and its people, for God's world and its needs. you don't have to be experienced, you don't have to pray aloud if you don't want to. Just come and join us for one of the most important things we can do as Christians together.
Every second and fourth Wednesday at 7:15 PM for ½ hour

Features

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass
Organ

Christianity Explored (occasional)
Audio-Visual
Hall for Hire For information about booking our Church Hall, please contact 01704 567271
Other information
Priest in charge: The Revd Jeremy Paul LEFFLER (Jem)
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 15249
Style of worship: Low church to evangelical, with evangelical vicar
Archdeaconry: Knowsley and Sefton (223)
Deanery: North Meols (22303)
Benefice: Birkdale St John (22/018 X)
Parish Legal Name: St. John, Birkdale (220125 )
CofE Church Info: (622125 22/125)
Short URL: acny.uk/15249/
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The current editor is: Jeremy Leffler

This page was last updated on Friday 4th November 2016
 
 
 
St John : St Johns Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, PR8 4JP - Off Liverpool Road, near Tesco Express

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