WelcomeWelcome to Baxenden St John Church. You are most welcome to join us at one of our Sunday services (8:00am & 10:15am), whether young or old, with a church background or none!

We are a vibrant church on the outskirts of Accrington, with a hunger to see the Kingdom of God grow in our area and know the grace of God in our lives and church

Who we areWe are not a perfect church, but seek to be a real authentic expression of a community of faith in Jesus - you're very welcome to join us

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It was great to see so many people enjoying our Queen’s Birthday party. It was especially good to see so many families. As a church family we felt so blessed to be able to provide a day out for everybody….
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Ex-RAF Fighter Pilot ‘Spared by 5 Seconds’

Queen’s Picnic Party

Church Walk – Saturday 11 June 2016 – EVERYONE WELCOME

Church Walking Group – walk on Saturday 11 June 2016 1:30pm from church – EVERYONE WELCOME This is a walk of about 4½ miles, starting at church and finishing at Rawtenstall Railway Station, where we expect to see a steam…
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St John’s FC Report

Saint John’s FC Reach Final of Poppy Mai Football Fundraiser at The Anchor Ground Saint John’s FC, fresh from having finishing third in the Stanley Soccer League Premier Division, entered this 5-a-side tournament at AFC Darwen which raised money for…
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Canal Barge Trip

A two and a half hour canal barge trip with pie supper and tea or coffee. Please arrive at Foulridge Canal Wharf by 6:45pm ready to board the Marton Emperor for a two and a half hour trip

The Dwelling Place Service

Psalm 132:7 ‘Let us go to his dwelling-place, let us worship at his footstool…’ Event: A new mid-week Wednesday church service. This will be an alternative gathering with a more fluid and flexible structure, set in a more meditative and…
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Prayer Evening

Following on from our session last year looking at praying, we now turn to our focus to praying together Dying to Pray as a Church will help us explore why we pray together as a church, looking at what helps…
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