Church Hall Dedication

On the 20th of October 2019, The Bishop of Dorchester came to St John’s Church to officially open and dedicate the church hall. Thanks to the hall improvements the Church and Hall are now highly accessible to all with “changing places” equipment installed in the disabled toilet, this equipment includes an adult hoist and changing table, improved acoustics for the hard of hearing, easy access to the garden and a calm area. The refurbishments were completed in Read more…

In Conversation with Jesus

Where do you like to have your conversations with Jesus? A cozy armchair chat with coffee maybe? Jesus once talked with his disciples as he walked across a lake. He was walking on the water and said to them. We can have conversations with Jesus even when we find ourselves in unexpected or difficult and tricky places. “It is I. Don’t be afraid.” John 6 v 16 – 21. When we talk to Jesus and Read more…

In Conversation with Jesus

Leaning back against Jesus, he asked him, “Lord, who is it?” John 13 v 25 Conversation is more than words, during the Last Supper one of the disciples leaned on Jesus to ask him a question. Can you picture this intimate scene and imagine what it must have felt like? We are not able to physically lean against Jesus but in every other way, as we talk with him, we can lean on Jesus. Feel Read more…

Hall Celebration

Grove Parish Church, St John the Baptist, is holding a celebration to mark the completion of our Hall improvements on Sunday, October 20 at 3.00pm, to thank those who have contributed to its funding and to dedicate its facilities. We are thrilled that as part of the hall improvements the Church and Hall is now highly accessible to all with “changing places” equipment installed in the disabled toilet, this equipment includes an adult hoist and Read more…

In Conversation with Jesus

John 13 v 34 – Jesus says “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.” In your conversation with Jesus this week ask Him to help you be a blessing to other. Talk to Him about what loving others will look like in your life. Galatians 6 v 10 Be mindful to be a blessing… Discover more ‘Conversations with Jesus’ by clicking here or visiting Read more…

In Conversation with Jesus

If your life is in a mess, if you are feeling burdened and stressed with fears and worries. If you are struggling with illness and pain hear Jesus say to you “Come to me”. Matthew 11 v 28. Give Jesus, who is our Mighty God and the Prince of Peace, (Isaiah 9 v 6b) a chance to show you what he can do. Discover more ‘Conversations with Jesus’ by clicking here or visiting our blog page.