St John's Church, Sparkhill

a multicultural community following Jesus



We are glad that you're here! 

  If you are looking for a church with a warm welcome then look no further.


At St John's you will find people from many different ethnic backgrounds drawn together as one family by Christ.

 We trust that you will find everything you need to know about St John's on this site. If not, simply click on the contacting us link in the left hand column

        We are a multicultural community following Jesus

  • St John's is Sparkhill's Parish Church and part of the Anglican Diocese of Birmingham
  • Our tradition is evangelical and we are part of the New Wine Network and a member of the Evangelical Alliance 
  • Our worship is both contemporary and Anglican and our messages are biblical and relevant to 21st century life
  • Ages of people range from infant to elderly and we offer a Children's Club during services
  • St John's people wear what they are comfortable wearing
  • Small groups meet weekly in homes
  • We are a FAIRTRADE Church
  • We are part of the 'Emmanuel' Group of local Churches 


During our Harvest Celebration on 4th October we made a large #refugeeswelcome banner and had our pictures taken holding  #refugeeswelcome signs. Children also drew pictures with the same theme. All of these are now on display outside St John's Church on the Church fence.

Refugeeswelcome banner

Refugeeswelcome sparkhill pictures

Christian - Mosul 

We stand in solidarity with the Christians

who have had to flee from Iraq and Syria


Watch a short video about the Christian faith :






  St John's Church is a member of the Evangelical Alliance

Evangelical Alliance logo

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