St John's Church, Sparkhill

a multicultural community following Jesus

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We are glad that you're here! 

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

Worship back in Church

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

In view of the rapid spread of the new variant of the virus, and the limited space in the Church Hall,
to help everyone keep safe we have decided that our worship should be online only for the time being

Please contact our Churchwarden, Geoff Holt, 
if you would like to join our online service,
held by Zoom on Sunday at 1030am

Click HERE to email

IMPORTANT NOTICE:       Facebook


We are now also live streaming our
Sunday morning worship on Facebook live,
to start shortly after 10.30am each week. 
The service will also be available to watch on Facebook for the following week.


Please click HERE for the link to our Facebook group and to follow the service.


You’re very welcome to join us!

  • 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 in homes for Worship, Bible Study and Prayer

  • We come together on the first Sunday of every month for a shared 'family' meal

  • We have been awarded the Bronze Eco Church Award

  • We are part of the 'Emmanuel' Group of local Churches

  • St John's Church is the home of the Charity Narthex Sparkhill which runs many programmes in the community from the Church building       

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

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