St John's, PO30 1LN
Welcome to St John's Church, Newport, Isle of Wight.
Welcome to St John's Newport A Church Near You site, introducing services and activities at St John's.
We are a family friendly church in Newport on the Isle of Wight and part of the Parish of Newport and Carisbrooke with Gatcombe.
See the Services and Events page for all details of what is happening at St John's.
Our Sunday services are live streamed to our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/StJohnsChurchNewportIsleOfWight/, and available to view there later as well.
Please check the Services and Events pages of this site or our website www.stjohnsnewport.org for more details of all events and services.
Hand sanitizer is available in the church and we have some socially distanced pews for those who would like to use them. We are taking all the precautions we can to keep people safe during services and other events in the church and respectfully request that you wear a face covering when moving around inside the buildings or singing.
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 Morning Service
Each Sunday morning there is a service in St John's Church at 9.30am followed by tea and coffee in the hall.
The services are family friendly and alternate between Holy Communion and a simple morning service.
Everyone is welcome to join us.
On Sunday 21st August this will be a Songs of Praise service starting in the church hall.
Bible Fellowship Online
A monthly meeting on Zoom.
We read the lectionary readings for the main service then split into small groups to look at one in more detail. This is followed by a short time of prayer.
Chatterbox Tots & Toddlers
Join us at St John's Church hall on each Monday in school term time for play and snacks.
Chatterbox is free.
December 5th is the Chatterbox Christmas Party and Service and will be the last session this term.
Come Back Lunch Club
For members of our community who are looking from friendship and companionship.
Coffee Bar 10.00 to 11.30.
Freshly cooked lunch 12.00
Our membership has dropped in the last few months due to illness or disabilities and we are now looking to increase our numbers. If anybody would like to join us we would be very pleased to welcome you. Call Flora on 01983 652452 for a chat and more information.
A short midweek service of around 30 minutes which alternates between Holy Communion and Morning Prayer. All are welcome and booking is not necessary.
Please note there is no service on Wednesday December 29th.