Welcome to St John the Evangelist, Old Trafford--an inclusive worshipping community in urban, diverse Manchester.
On Sundays we worship at 8.30 in the chapel and at 10 in the nave. Join us too for Morning Prayer Mon-Thurs at 9 in the chapel beneath the bell tower. There is a vestry hour between 6-7 on Fridays if you want to enquire about weddings, baptisms, funerals or other services.
The 10.00am Sunday service on November 27th introduces the season of Advent. The Reverend Professor Peter Scott preaches. John Hughes celebrates and Steven Robinson plays the organ. Here's what lies ahead as we enter December.
Sunday Dec 4th @10 Invitation service: Light the Way https://www.christianaid.org.uk/christmas-appeal
Saturday Dec 10th Lovenotes Christmas Concert in St John’s Centre and St John’s Church:
workshop 6.30 in the Centre. Concert in the church at 8pm http://www.wegottickets.com/thelovenotes
Sunday Dec 11th @10: 3rd in Advent: our Reader John Ward preaches
Tuesday Tuesday Dec 13th After school: Messy Carols in church, Christmas Fair in the Centre 3.30-5.00pm. Father Christmas may visit the Centre
Wednesday Dec 14th @7.30 Community Singing for the season
Shylarks sing in the dark! Join us in the hall for songs that we’ll take outside, warming up with mulled wine on return http://shylarksstjohns.wixsite.com/shylarksstjohns
Sunday Dec 18th @10: 4th in Advent: our ordinand Christine Aspinall preaches
Wednesday Dec 21st @ 7.30 Carols by Candlelight in support of Christian Aid’s Light the Way campaign https://www.christianaid.org.uk/christmas-appeal
Saturday Dec 24th @ 4pm Christingle and Blessing the Crib in support of vulnerable children through the Children’s Society and : http://www.childrenssociety.org.uk/what-you-can-do/fundraising-and-events/christingle/what-christingle
Saturday Dec 24th @ 11.30 Midnight Mass
Sunday Dec 25th @ 10 Christmas Morning service
Sunday Jan 1st New Year’s day service: the naming of Christ
Sunday Jan 8th The Feast of the Epiphany: The Magi bring gifts