Church of England Diocese of Liverpool St. John, Birkdale

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Wednesday

Phoenix

Every Third Wednesday at 1 p.m. for 45m

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

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.

Sunday

Service of the Word/Parade

Every Second Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 1hr

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

A service centred around God's Word, and accessible to children and young people. Less than totally formal!

Refreshments Family Friendly Creche Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities
Sunday

Holy Communion

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth Sunday at 9 a.m. for 1hr

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

Said service of Holy Communion

Common Worship
Wednesday

Informal Communion

Every Third Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. for 30m

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

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.

Sunday

St John's [email protected]

Every Second Sunday at 6 p.m. for 1hr

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

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.

Refreshments Family Friendly
Wednesday

Vestry Hour

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Last Wednesday at 6 p.m. for 1hr

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

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!

Wednesday

Prayer Time

Every Second, Fourth Wednesday at 7:15 p.m. for 30m

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

A meeting in the vestry for ½ 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.

Sunday

Holy Communion (BCP)

Every Fifth Sunday at 9 a.m. for 1hr

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

Said service of Holy Communion using the Book of Common Prayer

Book of Common Prayer
Sunday

Service of the Word

Every Fourth Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 1hr 15m

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

A service centred around God's Word, normally following Morning Prayer, but with flexibility

Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly Creche Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities
Wednesday

Pastimes

Every First Wednesday at 2 p.m. for 1hr 30m

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

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.

Refreshments
Wednesday

Lunch Club

Every Third Wednesday at noon for 1hr

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

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?

Wednesday

Prayer Time

Every First Wednesday at 1:15 p.m. for 30m

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

A meeting in the small hall in the church hall building for ½ 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.

Sunday

Holy Communion

Every First, Third Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 1hr 20m

St Johns Road
Birkdale
Southport

Service of Holy Communion

Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly Creche Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities