St John's is a large, friendly church with a broad churchmanship. Built just over 100 years old, it stands on Hills Road just opposite Homerton College.
It has a thriving Sunday School/Children's Church and choir. Sunday morning worship is Common Worship, with a monthly 8:00 a.m. Sunday Book of Common Prayer service of Holy Communion and a weekly 10:00 a.m. Wednesday service of Holy Communion. There is an All age service once a month.
Evening services, at 6:00 p.m. are usually Evensong or Choral Evensong. There are occasional Reflective Services
The church has modern, purpose-built community rooms which host a variety of local activities as well as church functions.