Welcome to St John's

  •            Welcome to St John the Evangelist, Old Trafford--a worshipping, learning community in urban, diverse Manchester.  Through church and St John's Centre: stjohnscentre.org , we look to grow with, nurture and serve our wider community. To find out more about the Centre, contact the Reverend Christine Aspinall, who as well as being  the Centre Manager is also the Parish Safeguarding Officer: 0161 872 7795 / christine.aspinall@stjohnscentre.org .  The Reverend John Hughes is  Rector and  can be contacted on 0161 872 0500 /  john_dhughes@yahoo.co.uk

     

     

    This Sunday, 15th August, 'the bread of life' readings from John's Gospel are heard in the context of  the water of baptism with services at 10am and 12 noon

     

    Later in the day, in Alexandra Park between 6pm and 7.30pm people are invited to remember those we have loved and lost in the last 18 months

     

     

     

    2021 LENT COURSE

    St John’s Church Lent Course : Alongside by Henry Martin  reflections on Jesus’ Struggles and how he meets us in Our Struggles.

    We are studying this book together online this year, each Thursday 6-7 : 25th February,  4th, 11th, 18th, 25th March

    If you ‘d like join us on Zoom, let John know 0161 872 0500 / john_dhughes@yahoo.co.uk or Christine 876 7795 / christine.aspinall@stjohnscentre.org

    February 25th  Introduction +  Part One Jesus struggled with his family

    March 4th          Part Two: Jesus struggled with his friends

    March 11th    Part Three: Jesus struggled with religious people and structures.

    March 18th    Part Four + Part Five:  Jesus struggled with the crowds as the Kingdom dawned  + Jesus was NOT troubled by many of the things that stress us

    March 25th:   Part Six Jesus struggled with his destiny

    Further information from John Hughes

     
    image by Stanley Chow
     
     

     
     
     
     
    image above by Stanley Chow... take a look at this film:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9heVEHwyHI0
     

    The church will be open for public worship on Sundays,  at 10am.. We will also continue with our Zoom services, though times may change. Please see details of our Christmas services below and check our Facebook page too for more regular updates.

    text

  • This Week

    There are no upcoming events

    calendar

  •                

    Church open Mon - Thurs 10-12.30 for prayer and curiosity.

    Want to contact us? Click on the About Us Tab above.

    John Hughes:  Rector  0161 872 0500 john_dhughes@yahoo.co.uk

    Christine Aspinall, Assistant Curate and St John's Centre Manager, Parish Safeguarding Officer: 0161 872 7795

    christine.aspinall@stjohnscentre.org

    text