Welcome 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're a vibrant church on the outskirts of Accrington, with a hunger to see the Kingdom of God grow and know the grace of God in our lives and church - you're very welcome to join us. If you have questions about Jesus, Christianity, or are a new Christian, we would love to help you. If you would like to get more involved, please contact us

Latest News

East Africa Appeal

The Community of Baxenden have made a generous contribution raising £300.00 towards the desperate situation in East and West Africa. Collection tins where distributed around pubs, local facilities, on the streets and in the church for a week before being…
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New Diocesan Youth Advisor

Ben Green arrives shortly to take up the post of Diocesan Youth Adviser and will be leading on the strategic development of work with, and activities for, our young people. Ben has plenty of experience already, having been the Youth…
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‘Standing Firm’ Youth Camp

‘Standing Firm’ is the theme for this year’s Diocesan Youth Camp which will take place at Hothersall Lodge Outdoor Education Centre on the weekend of June 9-11. A great team, including Bishop Geoff; staff from the Diocesan Board of Education…
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The new Dean of Blackburn

The Installation service for the new Dean of Blackburn, The Very Rev. Peter Howell-Jones, took place last weekend. More details on this story