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 @ScottWah: #ShakeTheSpirit -Tonight on 8-10pm features music from @hillsongunited ,@33miles,@LizViceOFFICIAL,@lov…(posted today)

RT @Colch_FunFest: This brilliant free event is on again this year: 12 Sept | 11-4 | Lower Castle Park #Colchester #excited…(posted yesterday)

Praying for @NewWineEngland and @SoulSurvivorGB at our six thirty service, and those of our church who are at New Wine this week(posted 3 days ago)

As the local schools break up for the Summer holidays we are praying in particular for all those moving to Secondary School in September(posted 7 days ago)

RT @chelmsdio: Jonny hits No 7 in the gospel chart 7 days ago)

Some made lovely decorations... 11 days ago)

We had a great time at the picnic this evening after watching Paddington. 11 days ago)

RT @StudentsSJC: We're praying for the freshers over the summer as they get ready for a new adventure in the coming months…(posted 11 days ago)

Having a great time at our film event. Lots to enjoy at the tuckshop. Do join us for a picnic after from around 5pm 11 days ago)

RT @mikepilav: 'The measure of a man or woman’s power can be found in the depth of their surrender.’ William Booth. Surrender all you are a…(posted 15 days ago)

RT @dreamawakener: Discipleship multiplies joy, divides sorrow and expands the kingdom of God(posted 15 days ago)

RT @loeml926: Enjoying the challenge of N T Wright's teaching on "New Creation" @StJohnsColch(posted 22 days ago)

Excited for the second edition of the Free Family Fun Festival on 12th Sept. Save the date! 22 days ago)

33 children graduating from Acorns 'St John's Church pre-school' today- all singing 'our God is a great big God. Well done Acorns team!(posted 22 days ago)

RT @AnnetteAcooper: Congratulations Susan, David and Hannah ordained priest today in Witham. Fantastic. @bishcolchester @chelmsdio http://t…(posted 24 days ago)

Walking, praying and listening was the theme of this morning's service. Which do you need to ask God for help with? 24 days ago)

RT @MrsHannahPatton: Loved visiting @ColchesterAcad today. Given a tour by two polite & articulate yr 10s who are proud of their school. So…(posted 29 days ago)

RT @benmartin1985: @StJohnsColch @MrsHannahPatton adding to god children this morning praise the lord #stjohnsmassive 31 days ago)

Come and join us for a film this afternoon, doors open at 2pm!(posted 32 days ago)

11 workshops, over 200 children and a fantastic performance to end the week! Thank you #elevate2015 @SpringsDC for all you've done!!!(posted 33 days ago)