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St Johns Church Harpenden
April 2021

Thursday 1st April 2021 Holy week
08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Friday 2nd April 2021 Holy week
 Good Friday
08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Saturday 3rd April 2021 Holy week
Sunday 4th April 2021 Easter Day
09:30Service of Light & Parish Eucharist (live streamed only)

This week's service is for an online congregation only; please do not come to Church; watch the live stream instead.

We will start with a brief Service of Light and then immediately move on to our Parish Eucharist.

We are pleased to say we will have two live soloists - Andrew Harbord and Warren Greaves, who will sing the Excultet and two hymns.

We welcome Bishop Stepen Venner as our President & Preacher for our service of Communion. We are grateful to him for leading our worship.

The links to the service and to the resources are also in our weekly email update. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here.

10:30Church Open for Private Prayer
10:30Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly newsletter. To be added to future editions, please subscribe here (and choose '2' for this week's link)
  2. Ask for the link by email
Tuesday 6th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Wednesday 7th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

17:00Evening Prayer in Church
17:30Gathering for informal Prayer (in Church)
Thursday 8th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Friday 9th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Saturday 10th April 2021 11:00Church open for Private Prayer
Sunday 11th April 2021 09:30A Parish Eucharist for the Second Sunday of Easter (online)

This week's service is for an online congregation only; please do not come to Church; watch the live stream instead.

Our Preacher & President will be the Rev Tim Yeager; we are grateful to him for leading our worship. Our service will include prayers to mark the passing of Prince Philip, HRH Duke of Edinburgh. Our thanks to our Soloist (Anna) and to our Live Stream Producer (Liz).

The links to the service and to the resources are also in our weekly email update. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here.

10:30Church Open for Private Prayer
10:30Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly newsletter. To be added to future editions, please subscribe here (and choose '2' for this week's link)
  2. Ask for the link by email
Monday 12th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

12:00A Celebration of the life of Janet Carruthers

We celebrate the life of Janet Carruthers.  The service will be live streamed at youtu.be/w11A2-ouqBQ from around 11:50/55am.  Because of limitations on attendance in person, please do not come to Church unless the Carruthers family has invited you.

There is an Order of Service available.

Tuesday 13th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Wednesday 14th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

17:00Evening Prayer in Church
17:30Gathering for informal Prayer (in Church)
Thursday 15th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

10:30A service of Commemoration for HRH Prince Philip

To enrich

Friday 16th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Saturday 17th April 2021 11:00Church open for Private Prayer
Sunday 18th April 2021 09:30A Parish Eucharist for the Third Sunday of Easter (online)

This week's service is for an online congregation only; please do not come to Church; watch the live stream instead.

Our Preacher & President will be the Rev Dennis Stamps; we are grateful to him for leading our worship. Our thanks to our Soloist (Andrew) and to our Live Stream Producer (Neil).

The links to the service and to the resources are also in our weekly email update. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here.

10:30Church Open for Private Prayer
10:30Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly newsletter. To be added to future editions, please subscribe here (and choose '2' for this week's link)
  2. Ask for the link by email
11:00APCM (Annual Parochial Church Meeting (by Zoom)

Our Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) - effectively our AGM, and officially two meetings in sequence - the Meeting of Parishioners followed by the APCM itself.

This is an important occasion where we elect the Churchwardens and PCC and our accounts are presented. There will also be an opportunity to discuss the life of St John’s, and is a chance to reflect on the past eighteen months and look forward to the challenges and opportunities for the coming months.

The Agendas, papers and reports for the meetings will be available nearer tthe time; in the mean time, papers for our October 2020 meeting are available (as a PDF file).

In view of current Covid-19 restrictions, it will be exclusively online using Zoom; please email us for the link if you don't receive our weekly newsletter.

Monday 19th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Tuesday 20th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Wednesday 21st April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

17:00Evening Prayer in Church
17:30Gathering for informal Prayer (in Church)
Thursday 22nd April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Friday 23rd April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Saturday 24th April 2021 11:00Church open for Private Prayer
Sunday 25th April 2021 09:30Parish Eucharist (live streamed)

Our service this week will be for online viewing only (this written on Saturday 13 March ~ The timing of our return to an in-Church congregation is uncertain). Check back nearer the time for our finalised arrangements and the link for watching the live stream etc - or sign up to our newsletter to receive the detail in your inbox.

In the meantime, please check out our YouTube channel to catch up on previous live streamed and pre-recorded services.

10:30Church Open for Private Prayer
10:30Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly newsletter. To be added to future editions, please subscribe here (and choose '2' for this week's link)
  2. Ask for the link by email
Monday 26th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Tuesday 27th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Wednesday 28th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

17:00Evening Prayer in Church
17:30Gathering for informal Prayer (in Church)
Thursday 29th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone). 

Friday 30th April 2021 08:30Morning Prayer (online)

We hold our morning prayer on Zoom.  There are two options for obtaining the link for this:

  1. It is in our weekly email updates. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here (and choose '2' to get the link immediately).
  2. Ask for the link by email.

There is no need to have any books, everything will be on the screen (for a good size of text it is recommended to use a computer or tablet rather than a smartphone).