Fairtrade Coffee Morning

chocolate brownies with photo frame behind saying be kind to one another tender-hearted forgiving one another as god in christ forgave you ephesians 4:32

Last Saturday St John’s Eco-Church group hosted a Fairtrade Coffee Morning.  Being an Eco Church means we care for all aspects of creation, and want to promote a more sustainable…

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Heritage Weeks

a man and a woman dressed in victorian costume performing and evening with george stephenson

‘St.John’s participates in the now nationally organised ‘Heritage Weeks’. The Heritage group has staged displays amongst which have been ‘The History of the Parish’, ‘Mining’, ‘Changes in Killingworth’, and ‘Innovators…

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150 years and still going strong

St John’s celebrated the 150’s anniversary of the consecration of the building in 2019, in keeping with our fondness for celebrating we decided to mark our anniversary with a year…

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St John’s – The Way Forward

st johns and its graveyard pictured in the snow

The Way Forward Summary The Church of St John The Evangelist has served the community of Killingworth and its wider parish for over 150 Years. The physical aim of the…

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Rising Sun neighbours Project

a family of five decorating a tree trunk

St John’s are founding members of the Rising Sun Neighbours Project who work with Churches of various denominations around the Rising Sun Countryside Park (https://my.northtyneside.gov.uk/category/385/rising-sun-country-park ) to organise events to…

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Christmas 2023

christmas tree festival

Christmas 2023 Our run up to Christmas this year has been very busy!  We started off on the 2nd December with “A Concert of Festive Music” by Backworth Colliery Band…

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