St John's Close • Colchester • Essex • CO4 0HP
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St John’s Church Colchester

Welcome to the St John’s Church website. Please feel free to explore the various pages, you will see that we are a diverse and lively community of people, seeking to serve God and the local community. Take a look at the short introductory film below that shows you a little more about life at St John's.

All are welcome at St John's, from newborns through to those of 100 plus! We like to think we have something for everybody, at whatever life stage or place they're at. If we can help in any way, please feel free to get in touch. We hope to see you soon!


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RT @StJohnsCofECol: Brilliant act of worship today with @StJohnsColch Thanks to Tim for the brilliant actions to the song!!(posted 5 days ago)

Looking forward welcoming @StJohnsCofECol for whole school worship tomorrow morning(posted 6 days ago)

RT @loeml926: God's presence distinguished Moses & Israelites from others. Exodus 33:15-16 - Counter cultural living! @StJohnsColch(posted 6 days ago)

RT @davegentry: @StJohnsColch asking the question, "Is Jesus your King?" at #thesixthirty this evening... 7 days ago)

Do we allow people to challenge us? Do we have a teachable heart for Jesus to change? #thesixthirty(posted 7 days ago)

Let's spend time worshipping, adoring and proclaiming Jesus this lent. #thesixthirty(posted 7 days ago)

Is Jesus your King? #thesixthirty(posted 7 days ago)

We need to allow ourselves to be open to Jesus' transformation and creativity. #thesixthirty(posted 7 days ago)

If we want to move forward we need to get to know Jesus as our supreme king. #thesixthirty(posted 7 days ago)

@MrsHannahPatton preaching tonight from colossians. #thesixthirty(posted 7 days ago)

RT @StudentsSJC: Lifts from NT will be at the normal time of 6.10pm to the 6.30 service. There'll be toasties, laughing (hopefully) & a goo…(posted 7 days ago)

RT @benmartin1985: @StJohnsColch . @MrsHannahPatton talking about Jesus what could go wrong #stjohnsmassive 7 days ago)

RT @davegentry: @StJohnsColch first day of lent going good at the moment, no tv, films or videos so far... Time to catch up my bible in a y…(posted 11 days ago)

RT @loeml926: I welcome #Lent by fasting from wasting excessive time on FB which for me means 40 days of fasting from FB @StJohnsColch(posted 11 days ago)

What are you doing for #Lent? Giving something up? Starting something new? Joining @40acts? Let us know so we can learn from each other!(posted 11 days ago)

RT @NewWineEngland: Back in December, one of our Discipleship Year interns wrote about her experience.If you’re considering DY, read here h…(posted 11 days ago)

RT @davegentry: I'm part of a movement of 55,000+ people doing #Lent generously with @40acts. Don't give stuff up, give out:…(posted 11 days ago)

RT @Oaktreecoffee: Happy Wednesday...How are you all?The sun is out and we're open until 7pm!(posted 11 days ago)

After a great time eating pancakes and watching a film, here’s news of our next family event…. 12 days ago)

Tomorrow at 7:30 is our Ash Wednesday service, with a short teaching slot on prayer afterwards.(posted 12 days ago)