St John the Baptist, PO30 1LN
Welcome to St John's Church, Newport, Isle of Wight.
Due to the increase in Covid-19 on the Island we have decided to hold services online until the local rate decreases. You can find our Sunday services on our Facebook page ,https://www.facebook.com/StJohnsChurchNewportIsleOfWight/
Please check the Events pages of this site or our website www.stjohnsnewport.org for more details of all events and services.
Safe From Harm.
The parish of Newport Minster, Saint John and Carisbrooke 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..
The Safeguarding Officer for St John's Church is Peter Whitlock.
Sunday Act of Worship
Each week we produce a short Act of Worship for Sunday morning. This is videoed and you can find it on the Weekly Act of Worship page or receive it by email. The email will include the text of the service too.
If you would like to receive the email please contact the administrator using the details on the Get in Touch page.
Sunday morning service- now only online (from January 10th 2021 until further notice)
A service in church, when we are not in lockdown, for those able to come which is livestreamed to our Facebook page and website. It will vary between Morning Prayer and Holy Communion and be family friendly.
To book please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
St John's Sunday evening online meeting
Each Sunday evening we are holding a zoom meeting when we find out how everyone is doing in lockdown and discuss the readings from the morning's service and what they mean to us.
If you would like to find out more please email the administrator (contact details on the Get in Touch page).
Walk in the Light
Every Monday we hold a zoom meeting for the St John's Youth Group, Walk in the Light.
Please contact the administrator using the details on the Get in Touch page to find out more.
St John's Church open for Private Prayer
The church will be open from 10.30a.m. - 11.30a.m. for private prayer. One of the Ministry team will be there. Please read the notices at the entrance before entering and the board inside the church for instructions, this is for everyone’s health and safety.