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St John’s Church


St John's is a church in the open evangelical tradition with worship that varies between traditional and modern styles. We strive to be obedient to the Holy Spirit and to allow him to work within our patterns of worship.

Part of our response to Jesus' love for us is caring for the needy. However it is easy for needs to go unnoticed. Please contact the Vicar, the assistant curate or another member of the church staff if you know of anyone who is sick, housebound, bereaved or otherwise in need of some help and support.

St John's is part of the Church of England and comes under the Deanery of the Isle of Wight in the Diocese of Portsmouth. It is one of two parishes in the centre of Newport. The Parish of St John's includes the south side of Newport and extends into the neighbouring countryside, as far as Blackwater and Whitecroft.

Details of how to contact the church and directions to the church can be found on the Contact page of this website.

Groups in St John's

There are various groups in St John's for children, young people and adults.

Find out more by following the links below:



Junior Church

Lunch Club

House Groups

Ladies Prayer group

Mens group BBQ
Quiz Night
St John's 2020Vision

St John's has a vision to reorganise the site of the church and hall to create a centre for the community of the parish and Newport.

Find out more here.

Youth & children's work


There is a range of children and youth activities at St John's.

For more details please see the pages for each group -

Chatterbox (carer & toddlers)

Junior Church

Junior Choir

The 11th Newport Brownies, Guides and Rangers meet in St John's Community Hall on Tuesday evenings during School Term time.

For more details please contact the church office.

6th Newport Scouts (St John's) meet on Mondays 6.- 7.30pm in the Scout Hall, Laundry Lane, Newport.

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