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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Twitter Get involved: @StJohnsColch

RT @jonnypatton: Check out @StJohnsColch new website . Looking good!(posted today)

To whet your appetite, check out this @PaulKerensa clip today)

There is still time to get your @PaulKerensa tickets for his comedy evening on Friday 3rd October - not one to miss! today)

C of E morning prayer is going through Acts - the Holy Spirit plans, leads & resources the growth of the Church. We need to learn from this.(posted today)

Our thoughts & prayers go out to the family & friends of @Uni_of_Essex student Hannah Witheridge & her friend David Miller. So sad.(posted yesterday)

We are SO EXCITED that is freshly launched today! We love it! What do you think?(posted 2 days ago)

RT @revgpr: Really impressed with @StJohnsColch 's new website that went live today! Go and have a click around! 2 days ago)

All lined up ready for Little Oaks, although very tempting for the staff team... 2 days ago)

Great to see the community centre buzzing this afternoon. Cup cakes and dog collars galore! 3 days ago)

RT @Tiffsgirl: A very few of the cakes baked by @StJohnsColch for the new Bishop's area welcome. Fantastic afternoon.…(posted 3 days ago)

Great talk by @bishcolchester - 'The cross underwrites our hope and gives us sure ground for faith'(posted 3 days ago)

Roger from Colchester Deanery brings pink flip flops 3 days ago)

All the Deaneries present gifts to welcome @bishcolchester 3 days ago)

A reminder that there is no Sunday@Six tonight, but there is a social at the Friar pub at 6:30.(posted 3 days ago)

RT @peck7235: At @StJohnsColch this morning and hearing about #UpInOut and #MissionalCommunities . . . sounds very familiar @HBC_Chester :…(posted 3 days ago)

Andy casting the vision for St John's communities this morning in a fetching cycle t-shirt 3 days ago)

RT @Colch_FunFest: Ladies and Gentlemen, boys & girls, thank you for a wonderful day. RT if you want to see the Free Family Fun Festival ne…(posted 4 days ago)

.@KingslandChurch Yes we absolutely do love Lorraine!(posted 4 days ago)

RT @BlardyUK: @StJohnsColch @Colch_FunFest Thanks to all for a fantastic day!(posted 4 days ago)

Our very own @shiggins861 was the rounders guru @Colch_FunFest today 4 days ago)