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  • Church re-opening from 22nd June

    Church re-opening from 22nd June

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office (churchoffice@crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk )

    The church will open for private prayer from Monday 22nd June from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Social distancing ...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 19 Jun 20
  • Big Church Day IN!

    Big Church Day IN!

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office (churchoffice@crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk )

    Saturday 23rd May and Sunday 24th May Sadly the Big Church day Out cannot be held this year in its usual form. So instead we have The Big C...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 22 May 20
  • Big Church Day IN!

    Big Church Day IN!

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office (churchoffice@crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk )

    Saturday 23rd May and Sunday 24th May Sadly the Big Church day Out cannot be held this year in its usual form. So instead we have The Big C...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 22 May 20
  • Church now on-line

    Church now on-line

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office (churchoffice@crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk )

    Following the closure of St Johns, we now publish a Sunday service on vimeo and YouTube, together with an order of service and readings for ...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 27 Apr 20
  • Palm Sunday service available on-line now

    Palm Sunday service available on-line now

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office (churchoffice@crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk )

    Our vicar, Rev Dr Lisa Cornwell, is preparing services of worship to be posted on our website for each Sunday. Orders of service and th...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 5 Apr 20
  • Live service streaming from the  Diocese

    Live service streaming from the Diocese

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office (churchoffice@crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk )

    Open the link to see the Diocesan live streams webpage.

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 20
  • A prayer for the National Day of Prayer and Action

    A prayer for the National Day of Prayer and Action

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Come, O Spirit of God, and make within us your dwelling place and home. May our darkness be dispelled by your light, and our troubles calme...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 21 Mar 20
  • Virtual service

    Virtual service

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will lead the Church of England’s first national virtual service tomorrow morning. It will...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 21 Mar 20
  • Church Activities cancelled

    Church Activities cancelled

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    All public activities, including worship, have been cancelled until further notice. The Lent Lecture programme at Finchampstead has also bee...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 20 Mar 20
  • National call to prayer - 22nd March at 7pm

    National call to prayer - 22nd March at 7pm

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Churches Together in England has called all churches to a national day of prayer and action on 22nd march. At 7pm this Sunday, light a c...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 20 Mar 20
  • Suspension of Public worship

    Suspension of Public worship

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Following the instruction of the Archbishops, due to the present situation with coronavirus, all services in the Church of England have now ...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 18 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus - No Minus Fives, No Messy Church

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    We apologise that some activities have been suspended due to the virus outbreak. In particular, Minus Fives will not be meeting for the fore...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 16 Mar 20
  • Vicar's Column - March 2020

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    There is a notice on the entrance door to the main chapel at Ascot Priory which reads, “Talk to God before the service and to one anot...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 16 Mar 20
  • Taizé service for Lent

    Taizé service for Lent

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Churches Together in Crowthorne & Finchampstead Taizé service for the beginning of LENT 6 pm Sunday 1st March 2020 @...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 27 Feb 20
  • Messy Church at St John's - Sat 21st March - 10:45-12:45

    Messy Church at St John's - Sat 21st March - 10:45-12:45

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Messy Church is coming to St Johns  On Saturday March 21st  10:45 - 12:45 Come along for messy craft & fun where we wi...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 24 Feb 20
  • Mothering Sunday 10am

    Mothering Sunday 10am

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Come and join us @ St John the Baptist Church, Waterloo Rd, for  MOTHERING SUNDAY All-Age Worship 10am on 22nd March 2020 An infor...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 24 Feb 20
  • Don’t miss our next Café Eucharist 10 am Sunday 16th February in the Church Hall

    Don’t miss our next Café Eucharist 10 am Sunday 16th February in the Church Hall

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Theme: Consider the lilies…” What to expect:  St John’s Café Eucharists are more relaxed, social and creati...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 6 Feb 20
  • Everyday Faith

    Everyday Faith

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Everyday Faith, a Church of England discipleship campaign, starts on Sunday 12 January 2020.  21 days of reflections and prayers t...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 28 Dec 19
  • Vicar's Column January 2020

    Vicar's Column January 2020

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    New year’s resolutions usually entail some change in lifestyle and a commitment to sticking to self-determined goals. They need to be ...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 23 Dec 19
  • Christmas Services at St Johns

    Christmas Services at St Johns

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Do join us for any of our Christmas Services. 

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 3 Dec 19
  • Vicar's Column December 2019

    Vicar's Column December 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Advent is upon us; a time of beginnings and endings. (Not forgetting the general election.) While the end of the calendar year approaches, A...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 3 Dec 19
  • All Age Epiphany Christingle and Toy service

    All Age Epiphany Christingle and Toy service

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

      Sunday 12th January 10am All Age Epiphany Christingle and Toy service An all age service when we celebrate the Coming of the...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 3 Dec 19
  • Vicar's Column November 2019

    Vicar's Column November 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    I’ve run out of words on Brexit (and who knows what will have happened by the time you read this), so I will leave it to the Bishops i...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 25 Oct 19
  • Advent Fair

    Advent Fair

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Sunday December 1st after the 10am Service in the Church Hall Special refreshments, including sweet and savory snacks, craft, cake and...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 25 Oct 19
  • Leavers and remainers welcome

    Leavers and remainers welcome

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    The Bishops of the Diocese of Oxford have written to us all at this critical moment in our national life.  Their letter inclu...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 25 Oct 19
  • Churches Together in Crowthorne Christmas Angels – get knitting!

    Churches Together in Crowthorne Christmas Angels – get knitting!

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    As Churches Together in Crowthorne we would like to bless the people of the village by 'Angel bombing' it!The idea is that we k...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 25 Oct 19
  • Afternoon tea and favourite hymns

    Afternoon tea and favourite hymns

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Sunday 20th October at 3:30pm in the Church Hall

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 7 Sep 19
  • Messy Church at St John's

    Messy Church at St John's

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Messy Church is coming to St John's on Saturday 28th September  10:45 - 12:45 Come along for messy craft and science fun for ages...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 7 Sep 19
  • Vicar's Column - September 2019

    Vicar's Column - September 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Brexit… Boris… Brexit… Boris… Despite the parliamentary recess over the summer, we have not had much respite fro...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 19
  • Harvest - All age worship

    Harvest - All age worship

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Sunday 29th September 2019 at 10 am  Gifts for Crowthorne Foodbank

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 19
  • Vicar's Column - July 2019

    Vicar's Column - July 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    I find it slightly ironic that 2050, the year the government has pledged Britain will become carbon neutral, is the year that the expansion ...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 11 Jul 19
  • Don't miss our Cafe Eucharist

    Don't miss our Cafe Eucharist

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Sunday 10 am 18th August in the Church Hall Theme: What can we learn from the Celtic Saints? What to expect:  St John&rsqu...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 11 Jul 19
  • Vicar's Column June 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    “For it is God who is at work in you, enabling you both to will and to work for his good pleasure.” Philippians 2:13 One o...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 11 Jun 19
  • Father's Day Service

    Father's Day Service

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    All welcome to our Father's Day service at 10am on 16th June. 

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 11 Jun 19
  • Vicar's Column - May 2019

    Vicar's Column - May 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Churches have a responsibility to engage with major issues affecting our world and society and climate change is one of them. We are given a...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 29 Apr 19
  • May Fair 6th May Morgan Recreation Ground 12 noon-4pm

    May Fair 6th May Morgan Recreation Ground 12 noon-4pm

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Our Fantastic May Fair is on Bank Holiday Monday 6thMay.  It is our major fundraising and community outreach event to the Crowthor...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 29 Apr 19
  • Good Friday Service

    Good Friday Service

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Our joint Good Friday service will be taking place    on Friday 19 April, at 10.00 a.m., at the Methodist Church,   ...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 11 Apr 19
  • New DONATE button

    New DONATE button

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Our new Donate button on our website enables you to setup your Amazon account so Amazon will donate 0.5% of your total spend to St Johns whe...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 2 Apr 19
  • Vicar's Column - April 2019

    Vicar's Column - April 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Easter falls relatively late this year, which means that the schools have their holidays before the event. It feels to me a bit like having ...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 1 Apr 19
  • Worship at St Johns this Easter

    Worship at St Johns this Easter

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Holy Week and Easter Worship April 14th  Palm Sunday    8 am: Holy Communion   10 am: Sung Eucharist &...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 1 Apr 19
  • Vicar's Column - March 2019

    Vicar's Column - March 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Lent looms – have you decided what you might be giving up/ taking on this year? As well as a time for self-examination, penitence and...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 11 Mar 19
  • Messy Church - Saturday March 30th

    Messy Church - Saturday March 30th

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    10:45 - 12:45 - Exploring Mothering Sunday Crafts - Songs - Prayers - Tasty Lunch    

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 14 Feb 19
  • Vicar's Column - February 2019

    Vicar's Column - February 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Christian discipleship entails allocating a proportion of our time and talents in God’s service. The danger today is that working live...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 4 Feb 19
  • Café Eucharist - 17th February

    Café Eucharist - 17th February

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Don’t miss our next  Café Eucharist 10 am Sunday 17th February in the Church Hall Theme: The Beatitudes What...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 4 Feb 19
  • Pancake Evening and Beetle Drive

    Pancake Evening and Beetle Drive

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Traditional & Novel Pancake fillings Fun for all the family  Come and join us! Saturday 2nd March 5pm Please bring your own dr...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 4 Feb 19
  • Week of prayer for Christian Unity

    Week of prayer for Christian Unity

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Churches Together in Crowthorne (CTC) Week of Prayer for Christian Unity - 18-25 January 2019   There will be a CTC service...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 10 Jan 19
  • Vicar's Column - January 2019

    Vicar's Column - January 2019

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Will you be making any New Year’s resolutions? Whilst secular society has had it with Christmas festivities by Boxing Day, in the chur...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 31 Dec 18
  • Christingle Epiphany Toy Service at St Johns

    Christingle Epiphany Toy Service at St Johns

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    All are invited to our Christingle Epiphany Toy Service. 10 am Sunday 13th January 

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 13 Dec 18
  • Nine Lessons and Carols at St Johns

    Nine Lessons and Carols at St Johns

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Start your Christmas at St John’s, Crowthorne with our traditional Service of Nine Lessons and Carols on Sunday December 23rd at 6pm...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 10 Dec 18
  • Carols on Oakham Park

    Carols on Oakham Park

    Crowthorne, Berkshire
    Article by: Church Office

    Thursday 13 December 2018 Starting at 6pm approx on Swords Drive Please come along and join in as we sing some festive songs, (accompanied...

    St John the Baptist Parish Church   |  
    Posted: 8 Dec 18