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.
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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."
CHURCH OPENING - From Sunday February 7th the church will be open each Sunday for an hour soley for private prayer and reflection. Please see Upcoming Services on this page for details. The online service will continue to be available each week. This decision will be regularly reviewed. Morning Prayers are available via the Facebook link as is the online Sunday sermon which is also posted on the services page on this website. If you need any further information please call Rev Liz Chamberlain Tel: 01543 480286 or Curate Rev Graham Wigley Tel: 0121 352 0899
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The church will open for an hour on Sundays from Sunday, 7th February for private prayer only. Morning Prayer will continue via the Facebook page, as will the Sunday sermon which can also be accessed via this link. Services