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St John’s and Young People

Dear Friends Jesus plays for Chelsea. According to a survey conducted which asked one thousand children a multiple choice question on the identity of Jesus, 20% thought that Jesus Christ is a footballer for Chelsea FC. After this season I rather wish he did in fact sign for Liverpool. Seriously, surveys such as these make […]

Church Away Day 2015

Dear Friends The winning combination of homely facilities, sunny weather and great company made our 2015 Church Away Day in Weldon a real success. As if that wasn’t enough, there was also the opportunity to meet Andrew and Fiona Silley and a much welcomed trip to the local pub to sample some locally brewed beer! […]

Good News

Dear Friends From the moment the women discovered that the tomb was empty, the world has never been the same. The fact that Jesus was raised from the dead, never to die again, sets him apart from every other person who has set foot on this planet. Along with the crucifixion, the resurrection form the […]

A Journey to the Cross

Dear Friends We have now started our journey in Lent. For many Lent passes without a moment’s thought, for others it’s simply a time to give up chocolate. So it begs the question; what is Lent about? The word Lent (from Latin, meaning fortieth) is the forty days from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. Throughout […]

St John’s New Curate

Dear Friends Fiona and I are really looking forward to moving to Corby and getting involved in the church and community. We got married in September and are enjoying getting used to married life during our final few months in Oxford. I’m now in my final year of vicar training at Wycliffe Hall. But before […]

St John’s Church 2015

Dear Friends Let me get straight to the point – I believe that 2015 is going to be a really significant year for St John’s Church. We rejoice in the growth we have seen in the last few years, but I’ve got a feeling that God wants to equip us to do greater things for […]