St John the Baptist
Welcome to St John's Church, Newport, Isle of Wight.
St John's is open for private prayer on Wednesday mornings from 9.30am to 11.30am every week. Please follow the instructions in the church for handwashing and social distancing during your visit.
From August there will be a service of Morning Prayer starting at 11am every Wednesday.
We are holding Sunday services from September with a limit of 30 people. Please see our website for details on how to book a place.
Meanwhile we will be continuing to post Acts of Worship for Sunday on our website www.stjohnsnewport.org, our Churchnearyou page, and on our Facebook page ,https://www.facebook.com/StJohnsChurchNewportIsleOfWight/
- A welcoming Christian community for all,
- Inspired by the love of God,
- Growing together in faith,
- Sharing the good news of Jesus by serving others through words and action.
St John's has an open evangelical tradition with worship that varies between traditional and modern styles. We strive to be obedient to the Holy Spirit and all Him to work within us in our worship and life together and in the local community.
Please check the Events pages of this site or our website www.stjohnsnewport.org for more details of all events and services.
Safe From Harm.
The parish of Newport Minster, Saint John and Carisbrooke is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Portsmouth’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services..
The Parish Safeguarding Officer is Peter Whitlock.