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 @Tiffsgirl: Some of our favourite people here @StJohnsColch this morning - the St John's School Nativity #awayinamanger(posted 3 days ago)

RT @MrsHannahPatton: So excited to be working with a fab team for the re-launch of our evening service @StJohnsColch - learning a lot in th…(posted 3 days ago)

We love hearing stories that build faith. Email them in, so we can share them with the church family! 4 days ago)

RT @MrsHannahPatton: So good to worship with the St John's family today - great to hear from @revgpr and @bigpiccharity too! #worship #adve…(posted 7 days ago)

RT @benmartin1985: @StJohnsColch @RevAndySachs 3rd Sunday of advent #stjohnsmassive 7 days ago)

RT @benmartin1985: @StJohnsColch rockin it out at morning worship #stjohnsmassive 7 days ago)

RT @StudentsSJC: Last Sunday@six of 2014 tonight. If you're still around then come along!! There will be a Christmas feel and food after. L…(posted 7 days ago)

RT @garynewbery: @StJohnsColch brilliant afternoon and great film so glad how quick the hands went up when tim asked if people wanted to do…(posted 8 days ago)

Had an amazing time at our 'Frozen' Christmas party and film - thanks to everyone who came and all who helped! Let it go… let it go….!(posted 8 days ago)

RT @Tiffsgirl: In the office @StJohnsColch listening to Friars Grove school practise for tonight. Sounding good! #silentnight(posted 11 days ago)

This is #Nativity cheer! 12 days ago)

Temporarily lost the star, all ok now. #nativity(posted 12 days ago)

Some fantastic singing from the children! #nativity(posted 12 days ago)

Baby Jesus has just arrived! (how he arrived was not discussed!)(posted 12 days ago)

Live tweetin from our Acorns Preschool nativity play - too cute! Lots of shepherds, angels and donkeys!(posted 12 days ago)

What a wonderful afternoon - our church school St John's had their Christingle service 13 days ago)

Had a great time playing Christmas or No Christmas? at the 10:30 service. Let's focus on Jesus, Light of the world, this Christmas.(posted 14 days ago)

Boxes are nearly ready... See you tomorrow at 10:30am for a game of Christmas or No Christmas? 15 days ago)

Remember that first Sunday in month = no evening service, come in the morning instead! #Advent #Jesus(posted 15 days ago)

Help is needed for our Christmas party and film. If you are around between 2 and 7pm on Sat 13th for all/part of the time then get in touch!(posted 16 days ago)