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.

We're delighted to welcome Jonny Patton as our brand new Worship Director. Take a look at this short film and find out more about him!

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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Hi @NewWineEngland, we are looking forward to the Harrogate conference. Any seminar streams running for administrators?(posted 5 days ago)

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How does @PrayerMateApp work? Available on iOS and android with SJC prayer focus daily updates 10 days ago)

RT @davegentry: This is what 505 Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes look like! #OCC @StJohnsColch #OperationChristmasChild…(posted 11 days ago)

RT @MrsHannahPatton: My belated birthday mount! Thanks @StJohnsColch team! 12 days ago)

RT @chelmsdio: CycleofPrayer:Pray for Mark & Shirley Sinclair (Cambodia), Hugh Battye (China) #chelmsdio_cop(posted 12 days ago)

RT @chelmsdio: CycleofPrayer:Pray for Sue Hunt (Thailand), Tim & Ruth Young (Cyprus), Russell & Kath Norton (Uganda), #chelmsdio_cop(posted 12 days ago)

RT @chelmsdio: CycleofPrayer:Pray for Colchester(StJohnEvangelist) Clergy: Andy Sachs, Hannah Patton Readers: Joan Taylor, Vivien Whitfield…(posted 12 days ago)

RT @chelmsdio: CycleofPrayer:Pray for St John’s School: Nicholas Hutchings (HT). The Diocese of Victoria Nyanza (Tanzania) #chelmsdio_cop(posted 12 days ago)

Need help remembering (what) to pray? @PrayerMateApp is a great tool and now includes the daily SJC Prayer Focus! Get it now!(posted 14 days ago)

RT @StJohnsCofECol: Samaritans Purse Shoe Box collection going well. Go St John's!!! 17 days ago)

RT @SJCkids: Thank you to all the children who helped create this on Sunday. #wewillrememberthem 18 days ago)

RT @Knackeredback: Lovely rememberence service @StJohnsColch such a strong powerful message. Lovely having my scout and beaver involved too…(posted 21 days ago)

We have very limited email and Internet access in the office today, so please call on 01206 843232 if it's urgent.(posted 24 days ago)

RT @SJCkids: We had a fantastic Treat event today. Thank you to all who came and our angelic helpers! #carveaheart #worldvision https://t.c…(posted 28 days ago)

Thank you for coming! 30 days ago)

RT @StudentsSJC: Sign up for the exciting @StJohnsColch weekly updates here: 31 days ago)

Tomorrow morning sees the launch of hot porridge for breakfast after our 7am prayer meeting. Be there and get warm!(posted 33 days ago)

RT @MrsHannahPatton: Bye #Vienna15! Thank you for making us so welcome and inspiring us! We'll be taking it back to @StJohnsColch :) https:…(posted 34 days ago)


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