REGARDING COVID19 ARE HERE
GOOD NEWS at St John’s church
for private prayer on Saturday’s has now been suspended.
Wednesday’s will continue 1.30-2.30pm.
Sunday 5th July, a simple half hour Holy Eucharist will resume
Hand sanitizing and social distancing of 2 metres must be
plus a one way system in the church.
If you come to worship please note the signs and further instructions.
Many will not feel ready to return to our church buildings
just yet and this is very understandable.
The over 70’s and the clinically vulnerable are to be
aware of the risks,
whilst the final decision to attend remains with them.
The Holy Eucharist by Zoom has proved to be popular during
This will continue for those who would prefer this and will
on Sunday’s at the later time of 11.45am. Invites as
usual will go out.
>> Sermons will continue to be on the website and Facebook
for 5th Sunday after Trinity is HERE
and print the Prayer for Spiritual Communion and Psalm
to be used during the Zoom Holy Eucharist
on 5th Sunday after Trinity HERE
All Readings for 5th Sunday after Trinity are
Hymn for 5th
Sunday after Trinity, on 12th July is We
note that tapers cannot be used in church to light candles<<
If you wish to light a candle for private prayer, please use
one of the new lighters
which have been provided and which you can take home with
or bring your own lighter if you can do that please
Abbie playing the beautiful Amazing
The words were written by John Newton. Once a slave trader
sailing the route between Britain, Africa and the Caribbean,
when crossing the Atlantic in the year 1750 his ship was in
peril in a severe storm. Newton, terrified, prayed to God.
As he looked back he realised this was the start of his new
life as a Christian.
He became one of the leaders in the campaign to end the slave
The tune is an American melody that probably originated in
OF ENGLAND SAFEGUARDING POLICY 2019<<<
Services for week starting Sunday+++++++++++++++ will
be resumed ASAP
St. Catherine’s -
8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
St. John’s - 9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
Morning Services - followd by tea/coffee
Wednesday 9.00 am - Holy Eucharist at St.
Thursday 9.30 am - Holy Eucharist at St.
Services this week
Monday 7.00 p.m. at St. John's - Holy Eucharist
Services can also be found here - https://www.achurchnearyou.com
need to enter your Postcode to access both churches
Revd. Carl Peters - telephone number is 0191 6803875
St. John’s – Carolyn – 0191 6803875 Churchwarden
St. Catherine’s – Liz – 0191 3731554, Churchwarden
- 0191 3739927