Welcome to St John’s Hopwood

On behalf of the church community at St John’s we would like to welcome you to our website. St John’s is a friendly Christian community that seeks to enable people of all ages to meet with God through the local church.

               Vicarage Ansaphone – 07751 098 377     Contact with St. John’s church can also be made on email via this website.                                                                                                      

For the months of December and January, dates to book or discuss Baptisms or Weddings will be taken after our 11.00am Sunday Service from 12.15pm till 12.45pm.


We are pleased to announce that Reverend Kirsty Screeton, currently curate in the Blackrod benefice, will be joining us as vicar early in the New Year.                  The service of induction will take place on Monday 3 February at 7.30pm at St. John’s.


Sunday 22 December – Carol Service and Nativity at 11.00am.
Tuesday 24 December – Christingle Service at 5.00pm. The collection at this service is in aid of ‘The Children’s Society’. There will be a Midnight Communion Service at 11.45pm.
25 December Christmas Day – Family Communion Service at 11.00am.
There will be no Service on 26 December, however there will be a Holy Communion Service on Friday 27 December at 10.30am in the Parish Room, to celebrate the Feast of St. John the Evangelist, our Patron Saint.

Mission Purpose Statement:
We are called by God to know Jesus through worship and discipleship.
We seek to share the love of Jesus in our local community through welcome and outreach.

Come unto me all that travail and are heavy laden, and I will refresh you.  Matthew chapter 11 verse 28.

If you want to contact us, please click here.

For a link to a location map, please click here – the church is on the junction of Manchester Road and Middleton Road.

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