Events & Concerts

The church is currently open only for our 9 am Sunday Service, which from 4 October will be Holy Communion. In future we may be able to have other activities, subject to the guidance at the time.
For details of our worship, including on-line services, please see our Worship Services page.


General Information

Welcome to our Events and Concerts area. Here, you can find out about what’s happening at St. John’s.

If you are looking for information on our worship, please visit our Worship Services area, where you can find our service times, styles, and locations. Any variations from the regular pattern appear on this page.

Concerts

St John’s Church has held fortnightly lunch-time concerts since 1975. Concerts are held on alternate Thursdays throughout most of the year with breaks at Christmas, Easter and the summer. Please check this calendar for the next few dates (and programmes, when available).

Light refreshments are available from 11.45am and the concert begins at 12.30pm. There is usually an interval and the concert finishes at around 1.45pm.

Admission is free but there is a collection on the way out to cover expenses. Please come and join us!

November 2019 – August 2020

Nov
24
Sun
Messy Church
Nov 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy Church is a free event, but donations are welcome. We meet on the last Sunday of every month except August and December.

Dec
22
Sun
Joint Sung Eucharist with London Chinese Alliance Church
Dec 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Today’s Sung Eucharist will be a joint service with the London Chinese Alliance Church, which normally worships at St John’s on Sunday afternoons.

Carols by Candlelight
Dec 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A traditional celebration with Bible readings and carols. All welcome.

Dec
25
Wed
Christmas Day worship
Dec 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

As well as the Festival Eucharist at 11.30 pm on Christmas Eve, there is a sung Eucharist at 10 am on Christmas Day. There’s no evening service on Christmas Day.

Jan
26
Sun
Messy Church
Jan 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy Church is a free event, but donations are welcome. We meet on the last Sunday of every month except August and December.

Feb
23
Sun
Messy Church
Feb 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy Church is a free event, but donations are welcome. We meet on the last Sunday of every month except August and December.

Jul
26
Sun
Sunday Service of the Word
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

We will meet in Church on Sunday mornings at 9 am for a Service of the Word (Morning Prayer) with readings, prayers and a sermon. There will also be music, but not singing at the moment. There will be distancing to keep us safe and we regret that our lavatory will not be available.

Aug
2
Sun
Sunday Service of the Word
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

We will meet in Church on Sunday mornings at 9 am for a Service of the Word (Morning Prayer) with readings, prayers and a sermon. There will also be music, but not singing at the moment. There will be distancing to keep us safe and we regret that our lavatory will not be available.

Aug
9
Sun
Sunday Service of the Word
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

We will meet in Church on Sunday mornings at 9 am for a Service of the Word (Morning Prayer) with readings, prayers and a sermon. There will also be music, but not singing at the moment. There will be distancing to keep us safe and we regret that our lavatory will not be available.

Aug
16
Sun
Sunday Service of the Word
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

We will meet in Church on Sunday mornings at 9 am for a Service of the Word (Morning Prayer) with readings, prayers and a sermon. There will also be music, but not singing at the moment. There will be distancing to keep us safe and we regret that our lavatory will not be available.