Sunday 1 October

Harvest All-Age Worship & Shared Lunch

It was wonderful to celebrate harvest at both our 9:30 & 11:30 services on Sunday 1st October. Youth minister Julian Powell spoke on giving generously and living thankfully, and we took a special collection of food and household goods for the Hackney Foodbank. After the 11:30 service, we held a shared lunch, during which the …

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Wednesday 27 September

St John’s Youth at St Paul’s Cathedral

On Sunday, 24 September we took a group from of young people from our church to a special diocesan youth Eucharist at St Paul’s Cathedral. Julian, our youth minister, took ten young people from our church to this special event. What an amazing experience for the young people of St John’s Hoxton being overwhelmed by …

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Sunday 17 September

Caroline Taylor to join St John’s Hoxton as Curate in 2018

We’re delighted to announce that the Bishop of Stepney has invited Caroline Taylor to serve her Title Post as Curate at St John’s Hoxton for three years from July 2018. This will be Caroline first post as an ordained minister, and the ‘Title Post’ enables her to continue her training and development as an clergy-person, while …

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Sunday 17 September

Meet the Team: 10 Things About… Caroline Taylor – Curate (from 2018)

We’re delighted that Caroline Taylor will be joining our team from 1st July 2018 to serve for three years as Curate at St John’s. This will be Caroline first post as an ordained minister, and the ‘Title Post’ enables her to continue her training and development as an clergy-person, while taking on some real responsibility …

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Friday 15 September

Meet the Team: 10 Things About… Zoe Mathias – Stepney Intern

Zoe Mathias joins the staff and leadership team at St John’s Hoxton this September as part of the Stepney Intern scheme. This programme enables around 8-9 young adults to live and work in Church of England parishes in Islington, Hackney and Tower Hamlets for one year as they discern God’s call on their life. Many …

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Saturday 5 August

Opportunity: SJH Youth Worship Leader

We have an exciting opportunity for a gifted worship leader with a passion for young people encountering Jesus to join our team. We’re looking to appoint someone to join our youth ministry team for the autumn term of 2017 initially, with the possibility of joining the team more permanently from 2018 onwards. Main responsibility is …

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Thursday 29 June

Prayer at St John’s Hoxton

‘Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.’ (Romans 12:12) Guest Post by Tanya Whitfield: Whilst we take prayer seriously at St John’s, we also like to enjoy it. The last Thursday of the month is when we have our Prayer & Prosecco Night. A simple evening where women local to Hoxton, …

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Tuesday 6 June

St John’s Hoxton – Summer Internship Opportunity

Would you like to support plans for the major conservation redevelopment of our historic Grade II* listed church?  We are offering a paid summer internship as part of the St John’s Hoxton project team, based here in one of the most vibrant, dynamic areas of London.  You’ll be involved in a huge variety of activities, …

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Thursday 1 June

Praying with the Archbishop!

It was wonderful to welcome the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, along with his wife Caroline, to pray with members of St John’s Hoxton on Thursday 1st June. Members of St John’s Hoxton have committed to holding 168 hours of continuous prayer and worship for the week running up to Pentecost Sunday. Members have signed …

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