Meet the Team – Angela

First off – the exciting news that our race T shirts have arrived. Those of us who can get (at least 2) will be revealing them on Saturday at the…

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Meet the Team – Sarah

Here’s the team, in our lycra together for the first time, running the Rising Sun Park Run on 4 May. We all made it round, so that’s a good sign……

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The plans to improve St John’s have excited us all. We want our church building to be fit(ter) for purpose, so that it can be a place where churchgoers and…

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Nigel’s Epic Cycle

Nigel on his bike with the church building in the background

Nigel, St John’s organist, is embarking on an epic cycle to visit all the Postil Organs in use in the UK. In total this will be over 1000 miles of…

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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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