Diocese of Portsmouth

St John's, Locks Heath, SO31 6LW

St John's, Locks Heath, Locks Heath: St John the Baptist
Church Road, Locks Heath, SO31 6LW

Find a community of life, hope and joy. Come and be a part of this friendly, growing church for all ages.
Join us in person at 9.30am (also live-streamed at https://bit.ly/SJLHYouTube)  & 11am on Sunday.

Join us at our Sunday services, but also we have a Wednesday Communion Service at 10.00am with refreshments afterwards. We have many activities for children/young during the week and on Sunday mornings.  See our website for details of services and children's activities

The parish of Locks Heath: St John the Baptist is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Portsmouth’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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  • Morning Worship

    A traditional service of worship. Note: the 11am service will include Holy Communion this week.

    Every 3rd Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Coffee, Morningworship

  • Sunday Services at 9.30am and 11am

    Join us for a more formal service with Holy Communion, with choir and organ at 9.30am. (Morning Worship on the third Sunday).
    Join us for a more informal service, led by a Worship Band at 11am

    Every 1st , 2nd , 4th and 5th Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Family friendly, Communion, Live_stream

  • Sunday Service

    Join us for a more informal style service with contemporary music and band. 1st Sunday of the month is an All-age service, the rest of the time children's groups run alongside this service. Holy Communion on 3rd Sunday of each month.

    Every Sunday at 11 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Family friendly

  • Children & Youth

    We have lots going on for our young people. Toddlers, Messy Church, Sunday groups (alongside 11am service) and Sunday evening CONNECT group. For full details visit our website https://www.stjohnslocksheath.org.uk/children-youth/

    Every Sunday at 11 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Toddlers - Term Time Thursdays 10.00am, Messy Church 2nd Wednesday of the month

    Family friendly, Creche, Sunday school, Hall, Youth, Messychurch, Parentstoddlers, Afterschool




  • Midweek Holy Communion

    A reflective service of Holy Communion without music.
    The service follows liturgy from Common Worship, which is provided in an order of service booklet. There is no music, but there is a sermon and space to reflect, pray and meet with Jesus.

    Every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Common worship