Messy Church 24 December at 3.30 p.m.- see you then

St John’s ‘Christmas Festival’ – Not long now!

Friday 8th Dec, 11am – 6.30pm

The Mayor is coming

– Our Mayor Maureen Penny will be singing in the CHRISTMAS COMMUNITY CHOIR at the Christmas festival and will join us later at the BLESSING as well as draw the first raffle ticket of the night.

This year at the Festival CHRISTMAS STORY TIME

(led by the Library) at 11:30am – 12:00pm, Swindon Libraries Children’s Patron and local author and illustrator, Steve Antony, will also be coming along. He will be launching a fantastic fun and free competition to win signed copies of a new book.

‘Groups & Meetings’ Term time only

Tea & Toast @ St John’s

- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday in term time

‘Quiz Night’

Our next quiz night is on 17 November 6:30 at St Johns. £3.50 per head (Includes light refreshments). All are welcome.


'Small steps towards a calmer you' - We are delighted that Willows Counselling have offered to come and run a course at St John's this autumn. Tips and techniques will be offered to help us with difficult/unhelpful emotions, thoughts and physical responses. Willows is a Christian organisation which means that prayer support will be available to those that would like it alongside the course itself. This course will run at St John's on Tuesday mornings from 9:45-11:45am. Please contact the Church Office for more details

We are also delighted that Mandanu (a local social enterprise company) are offering two courses.

Health and Wellbeing at St Andrew's on Fridays from 10am-1:30pm

An Upcycling Course at St John's on Monday mornings from 10am-1pm

These courses are for those who are not currently in work, but who are interested in learning new skills, meeting new people and moving closer to the world of work. Michelle Carroll is co-leading the Upcycling course with Rosa (from Mandanu). If you would like more information please call Rosa on 07469 920846 or pop along to the first session and see if it's for you.

St. John's Church

We meet at 10.00 on Sunday mornings and Discovery Church meets at 4.00

We are in Whitbourne Avenue SN3 2LG opposite Cavendish Square – Thamesdown Transport bus number 17 & 18 stops right outside.

This week at St John's

Tea & Toast - During Term time - Every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

and Friday at 9 am

Every Wednesday 10am Holy Communion

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Link to Thamesdown Transport