St John the Baptist Hall Church, Broadway, Kidlington, OX5 1DD

St John's

WELCOME to the Hall Church of St John the Baptist

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St John’s is a Hall Church, built in 1957-58 to serve the people in the southern part of Kidlington, where there had been substantial post-war housing developments. It was always intended for both Christian worship and community use and that has continued to this day.

CORONAVIRUS COVID-19

We are obviously taking note of all guidance issued by the NHS and the Church of England. Happily we are now able to open the Lady Chapel for private prayer between 10am and 4pm daily. Do come along but please follow all the advice given there to keep everyone safe.

The whole parish is coming together in many ways, including a daily "Pause 4 Prayer" at 10am, live-streamed services on Sundays at 10am and Tuesdays at 7.30pm and several "Zoom Coffee Mornings". For details of all the resources on offer, please see the parish website www.parishofkidlington.org.uk.

if you have any concerns and want to talk to someone then please contact one of the clergy: Martin or Felicity, see here for contact details.

The hall is not yet open for bookings.

St John’s exists to enable its people to follow the example of Jesus in his acceptance of all people with love, concern and understanding for their sake (John 13:34) that together we may come to know the love of Christ. (Ephesians 3:14-19)

The building is available for hire at all times when it is not needed for other activities. Local groups use it for regular activities, especially taking advantage of the spacious main hall, with sprung floor, which is ideal for dancing and exercise classes. It is also available for one-off events, such as family parties, fund-raising events, training meetings etc. For more info see here.

For more about our services, what we do and information about forthcoming events,

just click here or visit our Photo Gallery for pictures of our building and past events.

2017 saw the opening of the Kidlington Community Hub at St John's and we usually hold a variety of activities throughout the week. For full details see here.

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