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St J of J 'At Home'


Seventh Sunday after Trinity - 26 July 2020

You can find a video of our worship here:

Church YouTube channel


Sixth Sunday after Trinity - 19 July 2020

You can find a video of our worship here:

Church YouTube channel


Fifth Sunday after Trinity - 12 July 2020

You can find a video of our worship here:

Church YouTube channel


Fourth Sunday after Trinity - 5 July 2020

Today we were back in church for our 10am service for the first time since 22 March 2020.

It was also the first Sunday for our curate, Shana Maloney - so a warm welcome to her.

You can find a video of our worship here:

Church YouTube channel

It starts at the Gloria as it was just before that that the congregation were asked for their permission to record the worship.


Patronal Festival (Celebration of Birth of John the Baptist) - 28 June 2020

& the final Sunday, in her role as curate, of The Revd Deacon Gill Newman

For a video of the Parish Eucharist - please look for 'Patronal Festival - 28 June 2020' here:

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - Patronal Festival (Birht of John the Baptist) - 28 June 2020

The Text of the sermon is here:

Sermon by The Revd Preb Irena Edgcumbe

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen today and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collect & Readings for our Patronal Festival (Birth of John the Baptist) 28 June 2020

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for 3rd Sunday of Trinity - 28 June 2020

Roots Children's Sheet

Children's Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Bible Story

Gascoyne Community Food Hub

There was a Zoom get together at 11.01am with prayers


Second Sunday after Trinity - 21 June 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist - please look for 'The Second Sunday after Trinity'

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - 2nd Sunday after Trinity

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon - 2nd Sunday after Trinity

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen today and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collect & Readings for 2nd Sunday after Trinity

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for 2nd Sunday after Trinity (21 June 2020)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Bible Story

Prayers of Comfort & Hope

Gascoyne Community Food Hub

There was a Zoom get together at 11.01am with prayers


First Sunday after Trinity - 14 June 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist - please look for Trinity Sunday

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - 1st Sunday after Trinity

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon - 1st Sunday after Trinity

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen today and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collect & Readings for 1st Sunday after Trinity

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for 1st Sunday after Trinity (14 June 2020)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Bible Story

Bible Story Pictures

Gascoyne Community Food Hub

There was a Zoom get together at 11.01am with prayers


Trinity Sunday - 7 June 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist - please look for Trinity Sunday

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - Trinity Sunday

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon - Trinity Sunday

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen today and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collects & Readings - Trinity Sunday

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for Trinity Sunday (7 June)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Bible Story

There was a Zoom get together at 11.01am with prayers


The Feast of Pentecost - 31 May 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist - please look for The Feast of Pentecost

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - The Feast of Pentecost

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon - Feast of Pentecost

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen today and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collects & Readings - The Feast of Pentecost

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for The Feast of Pentecost (31 May)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Bible Story

There was a Zoom get together at 11.01 with prayers


Seventh Sunday of Easter - 24 May 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist - please look for the 6th Sunday of Easter:

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - 7th of Easter

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon - 7th of Easter

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen today and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collects & Readings - 7th of Easter

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for 7th Sunday of Easter (24 May)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Bible Story

There was a Zoom get together at 11.01am with prayers


Sixth Sunday of Easter - 17 May 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - 6th of Easter

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon for 6th of Easter

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen today and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collect & Readings - 6th of Easter

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for the 6th Sunday of Easter (17 May)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Bible Story

Six hearts

There was a virtual Zoom get together at 11.01am with prayers.


Fifth Sunday of Easter - 10 May 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist:

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service above are here:

Parish Eucharist - 5th of Easter

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon for 5th of Easter

If you prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collect & Readings - 5th of Easter

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for the 5th Sunday of Easter (10 May)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Ideas & Suggestions

Jesus arrow

Six heats

Bible Story

There was a virtual get together at 11am with prayers.


Fourth Sunday of Easter - 3 May 2020

A video of the Parish Eucharist:

Church YouTube channel

The words for the service are here:

Order of Service for the Parish Eucharist - Fourth Sunday of Easter, 3 May 2020

The text of the sermon is here:

Sermon for 4th of Easter

If you'd prefer, very understandably, not to be in front of a screen and would like to pray the Collect, read through the readings and do your own prayers, please click below:

Collect and Readings for 4th Sunday of Easter (3 May 2020 & the week ahead)

For families who would like to celebrate their own service at home there is a short service below, as well as various other resources that can be used as best works for you and your family:

Family Service for the 4th Sunday of Easter (3rd May, 2020)

Roots Children's Sheet

Colouring Sheet

Creative Suggestions for Easter 4

There was a virtual get together at 11am with prayers.


Third Sunday of Easter - 26 April 2020

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFC-cFhoROFFMNrA2HAz-cw?view_as=subscriber

There was a virtual get together at 11am with prayers.


Second Sunday of Easter - 19 April 2020

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFC-cFhoROFFMNrA2HAz-cw?view_as=subscriber

There was a virtual get together at 11am with prayers.


Easter Day - 12 April 2020

The Easter Liturgy was live streamed from the Rectory at dawn on Easter morning.

The words for that service can be found here:

Words for the Easter Liturgy 2020

A film of the service can be found on the church's Youtube channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFC-cFhoROFFMNrA2HAz-cw?view_as=subscriber

There was a virtual get together with prayers.


Good Friday - 10 April 2020

The Good Friday service is now on Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3WW9286f54

The link to the Youtube film can also be found on the church facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/sjojchurch

The words for today's service can be found here:

Order of Service for the Good Friday Liturgy

Gill's sermon is here:

Sermon Good Friday


Maundy Thursday - 9 April 2020

To see the service, please go to:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYBd_iFWepk&t=161s

To follow the words of the service at home, please use this link:

Words for the Liturgy of Maundy Thursday

The words of Manuela's homily are here:

Homily for Maundy Thursday


Wednesday of Holy Week - 8 April 2020

Words for the Eucharist on the Wednesday in Holy Week

The Eucharist and the homily can be viewed on the church's facebook page:

www.facebook.com/sjojchurch


Tuesday of Holy Week - 7 April 2020

Collect & Readings for the Tuesday of Holy Week

The Eucharist and the homily can be viewed on the church's facebook page:

www.facebook.com/sjojchurch

The text of the homily can be read here:

Homily for the Tuesday in Holy Week Eucharist


Monday of Holy Week - 6 April 2020

Collect & Readings for the Monday of Holy Week

The Eucharist can be viewed on the church's facebook page

www.facebook.com/sjojchurch


Palm Sunday - 5 April 2020

Resources for everyone:

To view the Eucharist celebrated in the Rectory, please visit: www.facebook.com/sjojchurch

For material you can use at home, please click on the links below:

Palm Sunday - Eucharist (to view, see church facebook page)

Palm Sunday - 'Readings & Prayers at Home'

Dramatic Reading of the Passion - Matthew - to be read during Holy Week 2020

Resources especially for children, young people & families:

Palm Sunday - 'Family Worship at Home'


Parish Retreat Day in Preparation for Holy Week - 5 April 2020

The material below, prepared by Fr Doug Hiza, can be used throughout Holy Week.

Do read the talks some time in Holy Week, especially if you weren't able to be on retreat at home on 5 April.

A big thank you to Doug for going to so much trouble to resource our retreat day yesterday, and to resource the week ahead for those of you who haven't yet read the talks.

Please click on the links below:

Good Friday People

It Was the Best of Times - It Was the Worst of Times


5th Sunday of Lent 5 - 29 March 2020

Resources for everyone:

To view the Eucharist celebrated in the Rectory, please visit: www.facebook.com/sjojchurch

For material you can use at home, please click on the links below:

5th Sunday of Lent - Eucharist (to view, see church facebook page)

5th Sunday of Lent - 'Readings & Prayers at Home'

Resources especially for children, young people & families:

5th Sunday of Lent - Ideas for Conversations & Activities

5th Sunday of Lent - Childrens' Sheet

5th Sunday of Lent - Colouring Sheet

5th Sunday of Lent - Gospel Story

5th Sunday of Lent - Flower Picture


4th Sunday of Lent (Mothering Sunday) - 22 March 2020

4th Sunday of Lent (Mothering Sunday) Eucharist