Welcome to St John's Church

Welcome to St John’s Church

Services at St John's


Sundays  9.30am Sunday Morning Service

Junior Church runs on the third Sunday of each month.

Services are live streamed to the St John's Facebook page and the Parish Youtube channel. There are some socially distanced pews for those who want them.

Wednesdays 11.00am Midweek service.

This short midweek service will alternate between Holy Communion and Morning Prayer. Booking is not necessary.

For other events please see the Services and Events page.


We will continue to update members of the congregation by email and post the latest emails here too. To receive these emails please use the form lower down this page.

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Christmas Services in Newport and Carisbrooke and Gatcombe

You are invited to join us to celebrate Christmas.

For details go to the Christmas Services page of this website.

We are:
  • A welcoming Christian community for all,

  • Inspired by the love of God,

  • Growing together in faith,

  •  Sharing the good news of Jesus by serving others through words and action.

St John's has an open evangelical tradition with worship that varies between traditional and modern styles. We strive to be obedient to the Holy Spirit and for Him to work within us in our worship and life together and in the local community.

To find out more about what is happening in St John's please go to the Services and Events page.


The parish of Newport Minster, Saint John and Carisbrooke is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Portsmouth’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services..

The Safeguarding Officer for St John's church is Peter Whitlock.