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


Friendship First Course

   The Friendship First Course    

This is an interactive six week course designed for Christians

from all ages and walks of life to:

  • equip them to make friends with ordinary Muslim people and to share their faith with them

  • provide relevant knowledge about Islam and other cultures

  • develop the skills to make a start in personal friendship and witness.

The course will take place locally at 7-9pm on Wednesdays during 10 weeks in the first quarter of 2014.


Call in at the church for further details.


 New Credit Union Kiosk located in St John's Church Hall

Citysave Credit Union Kiosk

A New Citysave Credit Union Kiosk was launched on 30th January

from this Kiosk you can access the services of the Credit Union as well as help and advice

you can access the Kiosk Tuesday to Friday from 9.15am - 4.30pm using the Church entrance on St John's Road (opposite the car park) or at other times when the Hall and Offices are open. 

 for more information about Citysave Credit Union click on their logo here.

 Citysave logo


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

Evangelical Alliance logo

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