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

What’s on

Offering as wide a choice as possible, St John’s combines the traditional together with family friendly and child focused services. There are also a host of group activities, plus major events and festivals.

See our services and what’s on Calendar for full details.

Upcoming Services

Mar
8
Sun
9:30 am Early Birds @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Early Birds @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Mar 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Carol and Ian Law lead this 30-minute service of songs, Bible stories and activities followed by refreshments focusing on the subject of ‘Promises’ and ‘The Promise of Eternal Life’.
Mar
11
Wed
7:30 pm Lent Course @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Lent Course @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Mar 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Lent Course @ St John's Church, Shenstone | Sevenoaks | United Kingdom
The first of the Lent Course sessions led by Revd George Fisher, director of mission for the Lichfield Diocese. During the four sessions, he will be focusing on the ‘Everyone Welcome’ DVD. The course is[...]
Mar
22
Sun
6:30 pm Celtic Evening @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Celtic Evening @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Celtic Evening @ St John's Church, Shenstone
St John’s will play host to another service of Celtic Evening Worship on Sunday, March 22. It will be similar to that held last year with worship in the round. Celtic worship is drawn from[...]
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