St John's Church
St John's Church is a lively village church, and we look forward to welcoming you to worship, which is usually centred on the Eucharist in a friendly and relaxed environment.
The villages of Yealand Conyers, Yealand Redmayne and Yealand Storrs, with a combined population of about 500, are in the Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the very north of Lancashire.
St John’s aims to serve the local community of the Yealands as fully as it can. The church building has been altered over the last few years and it now hosts a wide range of events in addition to regular church services. The flexible space and kitchen area mean that events and their associated refreshments can be held in the same place. This is increasingly popular for special services such as baptisms and funerals. A local caterer is available if necessary.
The environment is viewed as a priority and we have installed solar panels on the roof. We have recently replaced the ancient electric heating system with a system based on an Air Source Heat Pump in order to save on running costs, make the building feel much more comfortable all of the time, allowing it to be used at short notice, and be kinder to the environment. The new developments have been funded by donations from the local community, fundraising activities and grants. We are very grateful to everyone who has supported us.
There will always be a welcome for you at St John's. Please do look around our website, or better still come to visit us, and if we can be of any help to you please do contact us.
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Covid-19 Coronavirus Response
Tue, 4 Aug, 2020, 8am @ All churches
We are pleased to announce that public worship has resumed in the Benefice. There will be a Eucharist each Saturday at 11.00am at St Oswald's - PLEASE NOTE THE DAY AND TIME. You can read the guidance prepared to ensure everyone's safety at this service here.
We will continue to livestream a Eucharist each Sunday at 10.30am on our YouTube channel.
On Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd August we celebrated the Feast of Oswald, King and Martyr, the patron of our church in Warton. You can share the livestream service from Sunday via this link: https://youtu.be/HgSDUPlLA0A. A copy of the service booklet is available to download from the resources section of this website.
You can watch and share all our online services on our YouTube channel. You can download the relevant service booklet from the Resources/Coronavirus section of this website.
Download the Morning Prayer sheet here and join the Vicar at 9.15am each morning.
We have recorded the service of Night Prayer during Ordinary Time for you to share in each evening at a time that suits you. You can watch it here. Download a copy of the service booklet from the link below.
Our church buildings are open for individual prayer as follows:
St Oswald's: Saturdays 9.00am-11.00am; Tuesdays 1.00pm-4.00pm.
St Mary's: Sundays 12noon-4.00pm.
St John's: Sunday 12noon-4.00pm; Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10.00am-4.00pm.
Contact Robin for more details - 01524 732946
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Churches open for individual prayer
Posted: Thu, 6 Aug, 2020 (5 hours ago) by Robin
We are pleased to let you know that our church buildings are now open for individual prayer. The details of when each church will be open are on the poster. Hand sanitiser will be available and people are asked to maintain social distancing. We look forward to welcoming you into our buildings to rest, to be still, to pray.
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