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St Johns Church Harpenden
September 2021

Wednesday 1st September 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). 

09:00Church Open for Private Prayer
17:00Evening Prayer in Church
Thursday 2nd September 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 4th September 2021 11:00Church open for Private Prayer
Sunday 5th September 2021 09:30The Parish Eucharist for the Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity

This week's service is for an in-Church and an online congregation (all welcome, including visitors). 

Rev Canon Dr Tim Bull, Diocesan Director of Vocations as our President & Preacher; we are grateful to him for leading our worship.

Our thanks to our Soloists (Sophie, Andrew, Derek & Warren) for singing, to our Intercessors (The Eco Church Team) and to our Live Stream Producer (Andy).

If you are coming to Church, we have concluded that we will retain mask wearing and social distancing during services; we will keep the Church well ventilated and restart inside congregational hymn singing - more on our current arrangements page

If you are watching online, the link to watch the service is youtu.be/FOpafR2desA - either live at 9:30am or anytime afterwards (alternatively: via our Channel).

The Order for the Service is available online - this includes the words for the hymns and our Church at Home written materials contain the readings and the Parish Prayers.

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
11:00Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom. Note, a change of time to 11am from 2 May 2021.

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
16:00Faith & Light
Monday 6th September 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 7th September 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 8th September 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). 

09:00Church Open for Private Prayer
17:00Evening Prayer in Church
Thursday 9th September 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 11th September 2021 11:00Church open for Private Prayer
Sunday 12th September 2021 09:30The Parish Eucharist for the Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity

This week's service is for an in-Church and an online congregation (all welcome, including visitors). 

We welcome as President & Preacher the Ven Janet Mackenzie, Archdeacon of Hertford; we are grateful to her for leading our worship. 

Our thanks to our Soloists (Anna, Sophie & Warren) for singing, to our Intercessor (Pat Hudis) and to our Live Stream Producer (Paul).

If you are coming to Church, we have concluded that we will retain mask wearing and social distancing during services; we will keep the Church well ventilated and restart inside congregational hymn singing - more on our current arrangements page

If you are watching online, the link to watch the service is youtu.be/DXIKOuKo1Dw - either live at 9:30am or anytime afterwards (alternatively: via our Channel).

The Order for the Service is available online - this includes the words for the hymns and our Church at Home written materials contain the readings and the Parish Prayers.

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

From 2:30 pm we will be preparing for the Licensing service for Tim Vickers - which commences at 3pm

11:00Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom. Note, a change of time to 11am from 2 May 2021.

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
15:00The Institution, Induction & Installation of Tim Vickers

A service for an in-Church and an online congregation (all welcome, including visitors). 

Our service to both welcome - and to formally appoint - Tim as our Vicar. An Order of Service is available.

Our thanks to the Bishop of Hertford, the Right Revd Dr Michael Beasley, the Archdeacon of St Albans, the Venerable Dr Jane Mainwaring and to the Rural Dean, the Revd Richard Banham for their roles in the service in appointing Tim - or in Church of England "Speak", the Institution, Induction & Installation. 

If you are coming to Church, we have concluded that we will retain mask wearing and social distancing during services; we will keep the Church well ventilated and restart inside congregational hymn singing - more on our current arrangements page

If you are watching online, the link to watch the service is youtu.be/Mp9v36CcPc8 - either live from around 2:50pm or anytime afterwards (alternatively: via our Channel).

Links to our services and are also in our weekly email update. To be added to future updates, please subscribe here.

Monday 13th September 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 14th September 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 15th September 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). 

09:00Church Open for Private Prayer
17:00Evening Prayer in Church
Thursday 16th September 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 18th September 2021 11:00Church open for Private Prayer
Sunday 19th September 2021 09:30The Parish Eucharist for the Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity

This week's service is for an in-Church and an online congregation (all welcome, including visitors). 

It will include a blessing of an everyday item for all ages - of something we use every day, where ever it is that we toil away - For children, this could be their school bag, for others a favourite cup they use at their desk, a small gardening implement et al ~ do bring something along!

Our President & Preacher will be our Vicar Tim. Our thanks to our Soloists (Anna, Sophie, Margaret, Derek & Warren) for singing, to our Intercessor (Stuart Burnett) and to our Live Stream Producer (Neil).

If you are coming to Church, we have concluded that we will retain mask wearing and social distancing during services; we will keep the Church well ventilated and restart inside congregational hymn singing - more on our current arrangements page

If you are watching online, the link to watch the service is youtu.be/GcBFWxkSRJw - either live at 9:30am or anytime afterwards (alternatively: via our Channel).

The Order for the Service (PDF) is available online - this includes the words for the hymns and the Readings and our Church at Home written materials contain the readings and the Parish Prayers.

The links to the online 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
11:00Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom. Note, a change of time to 11am from 2 May 2021.

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
16:00All Age Service (with Afternoon Tea before at 3pm)

In the vicarage Garden (we hope!). It will be about new beginnings and will include a blessing of school bags (and other bags too). Families are invited from 3pm for a (bring your own) afternoon tea in the garden.  If you would like more information, please contact Tim.

Monday 20th September 2021 09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

Tuesday 21st September 2021 00:00Evening Prayer in Church

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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 22nd September 2021 09:00Church Open for Private Prayer
09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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). 

11:00Holy Communion

A said service without Hymns

17:00Evening Prayer in Church

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

Thursday 23rd September 2021 00:00Evening Prayer in Church

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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). 

10:00Funeral for Enid Giles
Friday 24th September 2021 15:00Tea @ 3

Held on the last Friday of the month at 3pm in the Church Hall, it is an opportunity to meet for a chat over a cup of tea, homemade sandwiches and cakes, to catch up with old friends and make new ones.  Everyone is very welcome, so we would love to see you if you feel able to attend - lifts can be arranged where necessary.  For more information please contact Margaret Creighton.

19:30Jonathan Smith: 40 Years ordained

Jonathan Smith, marks the 40th Anniversary of his Ordination as a priest. To mark this occasion there is planned a Sung Eucharist at St Saviour's Church St Albans, by kind permission of the Vicar there, the Reverend Richard Watson who will be the Preacher at the Eucharist. The Service will be followed by refreshments. Jonathan warmly invites friends from St John's to the Sung Eucharist; details, please let the Parish Office know if you intend to attend.

Saturday 25th September 2021 11:00Church open for Private Prayer
Sunday 26th September 2021 09:30Parish Eucharist (live streamed + in Church)

Our service this week is planned for online viewing and an in-Church congregation. 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
11:00Online Coffee

You are invited to online Coffee on Zoom. Note, a change of time to 11am from 2 May 2021.

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
11:30Holy Baptism
Monday 27th September 2021 09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

Tuesday 28th September 2021 00:00Evening Prayer in Church

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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 29th September 2021 09:00Church Open for Private Prayer
09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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). 

11:00Holy Communion

A said service without Hymns

17:00Evening Prayer in Church

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

Thursday 30th September 2021 00:00Evening Prayer in Church

Please join us in Church for our short Evening Prayer each evening Monday to Thursday

09:30Morning Prayer (in Church and online)

We hold our morning prayer as a hybrid service - in-person in Church or online using 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.

For the Zoom online service, 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).