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

Nov
30
Sun
9:30 am Early Birds @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Early Birds @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Nov 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
This week Lesley Matile leads the advent Early Birds looking at the Gift of Love.
10:45 am United Service at Stonnall @ Stonnall, Staffordshire
United Service at Stonnall @ Stonnall, Staffordshire
Nov 30 @ 10:45 am – 12:15 pm
Congregations from both Shenstone and Stonnall meet at Stonnall Church for this United Service of Holy Communion with the vicar of Shenstone and Stonall, the Revd Liz Chamberlain presiding. Preacher is the Revd. John Aston.[...]
Dec
7
Sun
9:00 am Holy Communion (BCP) @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Holy Communion (BCP) @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
This service is led by the Revd Liz Chamberlain who will also be preaching.
10:45 am Family Worship @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Family Worship @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Dec 7 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
The morning service will include the baptism of Olivia Davies.
Dec
14
Sun
10:00 am Family Nativity @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Family Nativity @ St John's Church, Shenstone
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Nativity @ St John's Church, Shenstone | Shenstone | United Kingdom
Children can come dressed for the event as the church re-enacts the nativity… no acting experience necessary.
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