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@shenstoneandstonnall.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."

Contact Us

CHURCH OPENING - St John the Baptist is beginning to return to a more recognised pattern of worship. Please see Upcoming Services on this page for details. Morning Prayers are available via the Facebook link. For latest information on our Covid policy please see the weekly Pews News. If you need any further information please call Rev Liz Chamberlain Tel: 01543 480286 or Curate Rev Graham Wigley Tel: 0121 352 0899

LATEST NEWS See Pews News on the News Page for full details

Services

Services have returned to a more familiar timetable each Sunday. For weekly details see the events calendar below. Morning Prayer continues via the Facebook page. For a full roundup of services click the link here Services

Upcoming Services

May
29
Sun
9:30 am Early Birds @ St John the Baptist
Early Birds @ St John the Baptist
May 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
‘Early Birds’ will this week again be filled with Bible stories, craft and games.    
10:45 am Holy Communion – Combined Service @ St Peter's Church, Stonnall
Holy Communion – Combined Service @ St Peter's Church, Stonnall
May 29 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
This a combined communion service for congregations from St John the Baptist and St Peter’s. It is led by Di Procter with the Revd Grahm Wigley giving the sermon. There is no service at St[...]
Jun
5
Sun
9:30 am Early Birds @ St John the Baptist
Early Birds @ St John the Baptist
Jun 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
‘Early Birds’ will this week again be filled with Bible stories, craft and games.    
10:45 am Morning Worship – Open Air Service @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Morning Worship – Open Air Service @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Jun 5 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
This is an joint service open air service on the Glebe at Shenstone with Trinity Methodist.
4:00 pm Holy Communion – BCP @ St John the Baptist Church, Shenstone
Holy Communion – BCP @ St John the Baptist Church, Shenstone
Jun 5 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
This Book of Common Prayer Communion service is by the Revd Graham Wigley who is also giving the sermon.
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