Gastard Church – St John the Baptist

St John's Gastard

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Where to Find Us

St. John’s church is located in Lanes End, Gastard (approximate postcode location: SN13 9QS), near to the Harp and Crown Inn. You can view the location of St. John’s church on Google Maps.  The church is open 10am – 4pm Spring – Autumn.

Car Parking

Visitors to Gastard church can park on the roads in front of and around Gastard church.

Upcoming Events

See our Events page for details: Earth Hour Vigil, Mothering Sunday.

Services at St John’s, Gastard

March 2022

Sunday, 6th         Lent (1)        10am Holy Communion (Neston joins us)

Sunday, 13th       Lent (2)        10am Morning Worship & Charity Service

Sunday, 27th       Mothering Sunday     10am Family Service
                           Flower posies will be provided

April 2022

Sunday 3rd       Lent (5)          10am Holy Communion (Neston joins us) & Legacy

Sunday 10th     Palm Sunday  10am Morning Worship 

Friday 15th       Good Friday Vigil    2 to 3 pm for Quiet Reflection & Prayer

Sunday 17th     Easter Day      10am Holy Communion 

May 2022

Sunday 1st       Easter (3)          10am Holy Communion (Neston joins us) & APCM

Sunday 8th       Easter (4)          10am Morning Worship

Sunday 22nd    Rogation Walk  10am Starting from Church

Sunday 29th     Sunday after Ascension  10am Holy Communion

Monthly Pattern of Services at Gastard

The normal monthly pattern of services for Gastard church is shown below. To view full details of upcoming services across the team, view the services page or the weekly post.

Regular Pattern of Gastard Services
Week   10.00 am
Week 1   Parish Communion (joined by Neston congregation)
Week 2   Morning Worship
Week 3  

Morning worship at Neston (Gastard joins the Neston congregation)
4.00pm  Church @ 4 [All age Service] (at NESTON)

Week 4   Matins/Morning Worship
Week 5   Parish Communion

Safeguarding

St John’s is committed to:

  • Promoting a safe environment for all
  • Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility
  • Responding promptly to safeguarding concerns or allegations
  • Caring pastorally for victims (survivors) of abuse and other affected persons
  • Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns or allegations of abuse and other affected persons
  • Responding to those that may pose a present risk to others

Named Parish Safeguarding Officer: Mrs Sandy Fletcher, 01249 715006, supported by the Rector, Revd Andrew Johnson