Events & Concerts

We regret that we are currently not holding worship in church.
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!

December 2019 – March 2021

Dec
24
Tue
Family Carol Service
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jan
30
Thu
Monthly hour of prayer
Jan 30 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an hour of prayer on the last Thursday of every month.

Feb
5
Wed
Funeral
Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Today we hold the Funeral Service for Elmars Kalnins, who died on 15 January at the age of 98.

Feb
27
Thu
Monthly hour of prayer
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an hour of prayer on the last Thursday of every month.

Apr
10
Fri
Cancelled: Stainer’s Crucifixion
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cancelled: Stainer's Crucifixion

We regret to announce that this year’s performance of The Crucifixion by John Stainer has had to be cancelled.

Mar
5
Fri
World Day of Prayer 2021
Mar 5 all-day

This year’s World Day of Prayer service has been prepared by the people of Vanuatu. There are two pre-recorded services on Youtube:

This service is led by the people of Vanuatu: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edQMgNFdRdo&feature=emb_logo

This service has been prepared by the Canadian branch of WWDP:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0rWE3TCR59U

You can find out about live online services as they are arranged by visiting the World Day of Prayer website www.wwdp.org.uk and clicking on Virtual Services.

These are links to downloadable PDFs of the music for the service this year.

https://www.wwdp.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/We-Are-Ni-Vanuatu-Full-Score.pdf

https://www.wwdp.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/WDP-Music-sheet-2021.pdf