Welcome to Shenstone

St John Baptist plays a focal role in the life of Shenstone maintaining a Christian presence in the attractive Staffordshire village where the church has stood since Anglo-Saxon times. Today, the church aims to serve Christ in the community, presenting the good news of Jesus to all ages in a relevant way. There are strong partnerships with other faith groups; village organisations and the school. Whether you are a visitor; wanting to know more or a committed Christian, St John's offers a welcome to all. Find out more about us.

Where are we

St John's is easily accessible off St John’s Hill with extensive free parking. How to get here

St John the Baptist C of E Church
St John's Hill, Shenstone WS14 0JB

T: 01543 480286
E:
vicar@shenstoneandstonall.co.uk

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Getting Involved

There are many ways of getting involved in Church life at St John’s.
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Who we are

St John's mission is to make Jesus real in today’s life. The church, part of the Church of England, has a dedicated volunteer leadership team headed by the vicar. As well as giving support and guidance, St John's provides a sanctuary at the heart of Shenstone.

"We want to discern what God is doing in His world and join in…serving our neighbours, community and wider world."

The vicar of Shenstone and Stonnall is the Revd Liz Chamberlain. See the news section for full details. To find out more about our team and for full contact details, please visit our Who's Who page on the link below. Team contact details

For her Christmas Message and details of Christmas Services see News Page for full details

Upcoming Services

Dec
15
Sun
9:30 am Family Nativity @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Family Nativity @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Dec 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Family Nativity replaces Early Birds when everyone gets a part in the story time. Led by Lesley Matile, the service includes an informal Christmas Communion.
6:30 pm Carols by Candlelight @ St John The Baptist Church
Carols by Candlelight @ St John The Baptist Church
Dec 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
The annual Christmas Carols by Candlelight service as Shenstone comes together to prepare to celkebrate the birth of Jesus.
Dec
22
Sun
9:30 am Early Birds @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Early Birds @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Dec 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Early Birds has all the usual fun with games, music and Bible stories with the focus on Christmas. This week’s leaders are Carol and Ian Law.
10:45 am Holy Communion @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Holy Communion @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Dec 22 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
The Revd. John Aston preaches at this service which is led by Di Proctor.
Dec
24
Tue
4:00 pm Christmas Eve Crib Service @ St John the Baptist
Christmas Eve Crib Service @ St John the Baptist
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Christmas Eve Crib Service led by Revd. Liz Chamberlain and Carol Law.
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