Newsletter:  St John’s, Sharow and Holy Innocents, Copt Hewick


Newsletter for the parish


What’s on in St John’s this week

Thursday 23rd May

7.30pm Drumming Circle tbc

Friday 24th May

9am Morning Prayer

No Friday Mugs

No Junior Choir

6pm Celtic Worship

Sunday 31st May

10am Holy Communion

2-3pm Revd Ruth Surgery (by appointment 07805265171)



Saturday & Sunday 8th & 9th June Scarecrow Trail in St John’s Churchyard.  Start your planning now and help make this a great success.  All entries most welcome and entry forms can be found at the back of church.  Refreshments available.

Friday, 28 June, The Yorkshire Decibelles in Concert

Get ready for a wonderful afternoon with The Yorkshire Decibelles in Concert, performing choral classics in sublime acoustics, followed by Tea & Cake.  Tickets £10 obtainable through:


Sunday 30th June, Service of Baptisms.  If you or a member of your family would like to be baptised by Revd Ruth before she goes, please do get in touch with her or with Juliet (in church Mondays and Fridays.

Sunday 23rd June, Save the Date for our Day of Prayer 7am to 9pm. Pray for Reverend Ruth as she heads off to her new role as Archdeacon of Carlisle and pray for the new future of St Johns. Are you able to take some time to lead prayers of thanks and hope on the day? Anyone happy to lead a short or long prayer or share an activity or performance in the community please contact Lucy at [email protected].

St John’s Church is open daily from 10am to 4pm.