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Try Alpha at Saint John’s

Alpha Course

What is Alpha? Alpha is for anyone who’s curious. The talks are designed to encourage conversation and explore the basics of the Christian faith in a friendly, open and informal environment. No question is out of bounds and you are free

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Fun time at Xtra Time

At Xtra Time this month our theme is Fun and we’ll have a bouncy castle and a BBQ, as well as some of our normal activities like crafts and singing. Come and join us on Saturday 13th June, 4pm – 6pm at

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Easter fun and creativity at Xtra Time

On Saturday 14th March we celebrated Easter at Xtra Time, with crafts, singing, storytelling from the Bible, and food. Here are some photos of what we got up to.   Making mini Easter gardens. Concentration! Singing together. Telling the Easter story.

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CAMEO offers a welcome boost to the elderly and lonely

On Saturday 7 March 2015, a new ministry – committed to reaching out to old and vulnerable members of our Parish – was born. CAMEO (Come and Meet Each Other) held its first monthly event in the hall at St

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Eve breakfast brings together ladies from four churches

Eve ladies' breakfast

On Saturday 15th November the back hall was buzzing with female conversation and laughter as 65 women from St. John’s, Hinckley Baptist, Hope and the URC joined together for breakfast followed by a time of worship, and reflections led by

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