Food for Thought – View from Australia

            On June 29th we held our third Food for Thought evening. We heard from Dr Tim Senior about his work as a GP in Australia with a number of isolated communities as well as people living in deprived urban settings, most

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Church Weekend 2018

  We are organising another church weekend away for the whole of the church family and friends. This will be from Friday 29th June to Sunday 1st July 2018 at Abbot Hall in Grange over Sands. The cost is approximately £150 per adult (reduced for younger members)

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June Food for Thought

Food for Thought View from Australia Thursday 29th June 2017 6.00pm to 8.00pm (arrive from 5.30pm) Guest Speaker: Dr Tim Senior Writer on poverty and health and on climate change Tim is an active member of the Uniting Church in Australia. Please bring friends, relatives and neighbours.

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Annual Church Meeting

The Annual Church Meeting takes place after the service on Sunday May 7th. It is important that as many members of St John’s as possible contribute to the meeting. It is where you can help in the direction and leadership of the church and give support to

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Food for Thought

Food for Thought on ‘Life in the Fast Lane’ Guest Speaker: Rev. Vivienne Smith Superintendent of the Leigh and Hindley Circuit Tuesday 29th November 2016 6pm to 8pm (arrive from 5.30pm) Sign up on the notice board – there is no charge for the meal although a

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Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Despite a wet day, the teddy bears arrived in great numbers for their picnic. The atmosphere was great and everyone seemed to enjoy it. Thanks are due to the many people who organised it and to those who “performed” on the day. To read more about it

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Luncheon Club outing to Southport

On Thursday 12th May, the Luncheon Club members and volunteers enjoyed a day trip to Southport in glorious sunshine. Arriving at The Talbot hotel for a three course lunch, followed by a game of bingo and Irish themed entertainment.  Some chose to walk along Lord Street in

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Horwich Moor – 147th Anniversary Service

Horwich Moor writes to let us know that “Our 147th. Anniversary Service is to be held on Sunday, 15th. May, ’16, led by Rev. John Howard-Norman, Supt. Minister of the Blackburn Circuit, latterly of Horwich. The celebratory Commemorative Service will be on Sunday, 10th. July ’16, led by Rev.

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