St John's Church, Sparkhill

a multicultural community following Jesus



St John's is an evangelical church

deeply committed to serving the local community. 

 We meet as a whole church on Sunday mornings

and in small groups during the week.


We are part of the New Wine Network


 and a member of the Evangelical Alliance



  Vicar: vacant 


Church Wardens   

Geoff and Jewel

  Geoff Holt and Jewel Ahumibe      


Mission Partners

Felipe  Sarah Yanez  children 2012 

Felipe and Sarah Yanez 

Felipe was our Youth Worker from 1997 - 2007.

Felipe and Sarah are working with refugees in Southern Spain. .

Felipe, Sarah Sammy & Aaron are supported by CMS (London) and SAMS.

Their commissioning service took place at St John's on Palm Sunday 2007.


Lay Readers  


                                              Josie Henry                         Lorna Kitchen  

                                         (Reader Emeritus)


The Church from Durham Road


St Johns Sparkhill from Durham Road



St John's Church is part of the Emmanuel Group of Churches which includes St Christopher's Church in Springfield, St Edmund's Church in Tyseley and Christ Church in Sparkbrook as well as St John's.