St John the Evangelist, Welwyn Garden City

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St John's is an ancient Church with its faith very much in the future.

 

We ARE a welcoming, caring, nurturing community where God's loved is shared.

We WORSHIP as a family with Christ at the centre.

We SEEK to reach out with God's love to welcome all through prayer.........and cake!

We JOIN with the Diocese in LIVING GOD'S LOVE

Have a look at our calendar to see what is going on this week.

We always have good coffee, delicious breakfasts on a Sunday and a warm welcome.

 

 

St John’s Prayer for 2016

We shall REST and we shall SEE;

we shall SEE and we shall KNOW;

we shall KNOW and we shall LOVE;

we shall LOVE and we shall PRAISE;  Amen

St Augustine of Hippo

 

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Reverend Dr. Rob Marshall
The Rectory,
354 Knightsfield,
Welwyn Garden City,
Hertfordshire,
AL8 7NG
01707592088 (Rev. Rob Marshall)

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Morning Prayer @ St. John's
Every Wednesday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Common Worship
 
Book Group
A chance to chat about a book over a cup of tea or coffee with cake. we next meet on July 14th at The Rectory to discuss The Reader on the 6.27 by Jean- Paul Didierlaurent TIME 2pm DISCUSSION around 50 minutes FOLLOWED BY afternoon tea and a bit of chat OVER BY 3.15pm (or leave earlier if you need to) WHO IS WELCOME? Everyone IS IT GOOD? Of course! Thursday 14th July, The Reader on the 6.27 by Jean-Paul Didierlaurent COME AND JOIN US ALL WELCOME
Thursday at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
 
Coffee Morning
Coffe morning at The Rectory, great coffee, delicious cakes and scones, relax in the garden and chat to Rambo!
Saturday 30th July 2016 at 12:00 PM for 2 hours
 
Transfiguration of our Lord
Eucharist to celebrate the Transfiguration of our Lord. Celebrant and preacher The Bishop of Doncaster, The Right Reverend Peter Burrows. Followed by a delicious, candlelit summer supper, all are most welcome to join us for this special evening.
at for 2 hours
Common Worship
 
Gospel of John Study Day
Spend the day studying the text of the Gospel of St John. Understand the great themes of this gospel and it's message for today
Wednesday 24th August 2016 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
 
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Sunday

Holy Communion
Followed by Breakfest
Sunday at 8:00 AM for ½ hour
Common Worship
FAMILY EUCHARIST
Every Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly creche Sunday School Coffee Common Worship
Healing Service
At 6pm - a wonderful opportunity to take time to be with God in our busy lives and receive His healing and renewal. The service lasts half an hour or so with the offering of anointing with the holy oils. Relaxing, lovely Taize music...a real joy. COME AND JOIN US. Everyone is welcome. The service will be followed by light refreshments.
Every last Sunday at 6:00 PM for ½ hour
HEARTBEAT
Joint service with Christ the King (CtK) and Digswell Village Church (DVC) at DVC. This Sunday using prayer stations and a prayer labyrinth we will be reflecting on resting in God during the summer. All are welcome, after the service there will be delicious refreshments.
Every second Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Coffee

Wednesday

Morning Prayer @ St. John's
Every Wednesday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Common Worship

Thursday

Morning Prayer @ Christ the King
Thursday at 9:15 AM for ½ hour
Book Group
A chance to chat about a book over a cup of tea or coffee with cake. we next meet on July 14th at The Rectory to discuss The Reader on the 6.27 by Jean- Paul Didierlaurent TIME 2pm DISCUSSION around 50 minutes FOLLOWED BY afternoon tea and a bit of chat OVER BY 3.15pm (or leave earlier if you need to) WHO IS WELCOME? Everyone IS IT GOOD? Of course! Thursday 14th July, The Reader on the 6.27 by Jean-Paul Didierlaurent COME AND JOIN US ALL WELCOME
Thursday at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
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Coffee Morning
Coffe morning at The Rectory, great coffee, delicious cakes and scones, relax in the garden and chat to Rambo!
Saturday 30th July 2016 at 12:00 PM for 2 hours
Gospel of John Study Day
Spend the day studying the text of the Gospel of St John. Understand the great themes of this gospel and it's message for today
Wednesday 24th August 2016 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
Glynis's Concert
Details to follow
Saturday 17th September 2016 at 7:30 PM for 2 hours
Westminster Tour with The Purcell Singers
An expert guided tour of Westminster Abbey starting at 6.45 p.m. covering both the history and the architecture plus The Purcell Singers providing suitable musical accompaniment at each main location just has to be special.
Saturday 24th September 2016 at 5:00 PM
Harvest Supper
Harvest supper and dance in church
Saturday 1st October 2016 at 7:00 PM for 2 hours
PCC Away Day
PCC away day at St Giles, Codicote. 9.30 -3.30
Saturday 8th October 2016 at 9:30 AM
All Day Event
Home for Christmas
Come and get creative for Christmas make a wreath for your door or table decorations, with expert guidance. Help make the advent wreath for St John's, afternoon tea will be served at 4.00pm. cost of the event to be confirmed. No experience necessary!
Saturday 26th November 2016 at 2:30 PM
Christmas Market
Saturday 3rd December. From 9.30 til lunchtime. CHRISTMAS MARKET ST JOHN'S CHURCH Hampers, posh coffees,cakes grand raffle, Father Christmas, Father Rob's bacon butties, lovely stalls for shopping, games for the children.
Saturday 3rd December 2016 at 9:00 AM
Singing for Pleasure
Singing for Pleasure will hold their Christmas concert here.
Saturday 10th December 2016 at 7:30 PM for 2 hours
Christmas Dinner @ Cowper Arms
Monday 19th December 2016 at 7:00 PM for 2 hours

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
Brass Rubbing
wifi Free wifi      
Guidebooks
Hall for Hire
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 7867
Built: 1200
Our Patron: Society for the Maintenance of the Faith
Archdeaconry: HERTFORD (323)
Deanery: WELWYN HATFIELD (32305)
Benefice: Digswell and Panshanger (32/082 L)
Parish Legal Name: DIGSWELL (320122 32/122)
CofE Church Info: (632122 32/122)
Short URL: acny.uk/7867/
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St John the Evangelist : Monks Rise, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7NF

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