The TeasPOT @ St John's
The Innovate Trust will no longer be running the TeasPOT after the end of September. Final arrangements for weekday opening have yet to be finalised. Please watch this space for updates. There is at present no weekday opening.
Saturday opening times with St John's volunteers in charge remain at 10.00 - 3.00 pm
Sundays : 09h15-10h00 and 17h00-18h00 Practice Night : Thursday 19h30 - 21h00
Any changes and cancellations are advertised on the Tower Notices forum of the Llandaff & Monmouth DACBR.
The final recital of 2016 is on Friday November 11th at 1.15 pm by our very own organist, Philip Thomas.
Chaplain Available ...
Subject to availability a chaplain is available in the church between 12h30 and 14h00 on Thursdays for listening, prayer and counsel.
Word for the City
Full details are available from this link Flyer-WordfortheCity-EssentialChristianHistory.jpg . To download the details click on the downward-pointing arrow on the right of this link below.
Autumn Study Course
Wednesday evenings in October and November 7pm at the Vicarage. We shall tackle the first five chapters of Miranda Threlfall-Holmes’ book, The Essential History of Christianity (available at the Christian Bookshop in Windsor Place). The remaining five we will complete next year.
October 12: Christian Beginnings – to 300AD : At the vicarage
October 19: The Imperial Church – 300 to 450AD
November 2: European Conversion – 450 to 1000AD
November 16: Western Christendom – 1000 to 1500AD
November 30: Beyond Western Christendom – 1000 to 1500AD
* * * Cards for Good Causes * * *
The charity Christmas card shop is now open and runs until Saturday 10th December.
Opening hours are 10.00 am to 4.00 pm Monday-Saturday. Their flyer is at this link.
Special Services and Concerts
Saturday 5th November : Dedication of Garden of Remembrance in Churchyard 11.00 am (Please note revised start time)
Friday 11th November : Armistice Day, with two minutes silence at 11.00 am
Sunday 13th November : Solemn Music by University Chamber Choir 6.00 pm
Shoppers Carols : Saturdays 2.00 pm from November 19th - December 17th
German Lutheran Carols : Saturdays 3.00 pm from November 26th - December 17th
Further details of Christmas services will be posted in due course.
Pray for the Peace of the World
Gaza & Israel, Syria, Iraq & ISIS, Nigeria & Boko Haram, South Sudan, Central African Republic, the refugee crisis, the Paris terror attack ...
Come and pray for the Peace of the World, or just light a candle, where we have set aside a special place in the Chapel of Remembrance.
Church open Monday to Saturday 10.00 am - 3.00 pm.