N E W Opening for Public Worship
As from Sunday July 5th we are permitted to join together in St John’s for worship.
We will of course be subject to strict conditions laid down by the government and by the Bishop.
The Rector makes all this clear on our new page
Worship in Church HERE
N E W Changes to our broadcasting schedule
We are delighted that we are now able to meet for worship on a Sunday morning.
The new arrangements will have a knock-on effect on our broadcasting schedule.
Find out more on our Broadcast Channel HERE
updates by email
We have an email distribution system which enables Fr. David to disseminate news, information and thoughts.
If you would welcome such communications please contact him by email. His email address is HERE
(To help Fr. David please put "e-news" as your subject line)
S U N D A Y M A S S
You'll find it on our Broadcast Channel HERE
You'll also find a downloadable Order of Service so that you can follow the service and join in if you wish
Private Prayer in Church
Government regulations now allow places of worship to open for private prayer.
This is wonderful news, but is of course subject to strict regulations.
Prayers from Canterbury Cathedral
Canterbury Cathedral offer Morning and Evening Prayer from the cathedral grounds, led by the Dean and other senior clergy.
You can watch it on the Canterbury Cathedral website
When you can't attend a funeral
One of the hardest things under the present situation is not being able to attend the funeral of a special person.
If you find yourself in this position you might welcome a short reflection with prayers to help you to be there in spirit
Prayer is always important, but even more so when you're shut in and isolated
For some ideas that you mght find helpful visit our Prayer Page HERE
Our gardening Team have been busy
See some pictures of their hard work in our photo album HERE
Thanks to Mary and Sharon for the photos
"God isn't social-distancing. He's as close to us as ever."
Martin Lloyd Williams, Archdeacon of Brighton & Lewes