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Welcome to
   St John's Church  
Little Thornton


If you are just looking, passing through the area or considering joining the church family, we are delighted you have taken the time to visit.  We are a community of faith united around our mission 'to share God's love to Little Thornton and Beyond'. We would love to get to know you better and if you would like to find out more about our community, please get in touch ,   God bless you.

Service Times

Sunday at 10am - Holy Communion-  including 'SEEKERS' - our weekly group for children.  lots of fun, crafts, stories and singing.

(3rd Sunday of the month - all-age communion)


3rd Sunday of the Month - 8:30am Holy Communion     (Book of Common Prayer)

Thursdays at 11:30am -  Holy Communion

(Followed by tea/coffee) 

Any additional services will be announced on our notice boards and website

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St John's On-line

Our 10am Sunday Services are live streamed on YouTube.

Please join us from your home or from wherever you may be by clicking the YouTube icon              or by going to our YouTube site.

You can view this week's and previous week's services.

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Holy Communion and Imposition of ashes


About Us
Find out more about who we are, our vision as a church community and our roots in our history.
Community Hall
Discover the different ways our church community hall is used and how to hire the hall for your own events. 
Life Events
Find out more about weddings, baptisms and funerals at St John's. 
Giving at St John's
Like many churches and charities, we are struggling financially. If you feel you could help, then please visit our 'Giving' page to make a one off donation or to find out how to give more regularly.
We take safeguarding very seriously at St John's. If you have any safeguarding concerns or questions, please contact our safeguarding officer
Lesley Slack on 07702815026 or via For information please see our safeguarding page.

Sunday 26th March 2023
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St John's have adopted the House of Bishops ‘Promoting a Safer Church’ policy and the Parish Safeguarding Handbook, incorporating the House of Bishop’s Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guidance. For further details of our Parish and Diocesan Safeguarding arrangements please visit the Safeguarding page. Regionally, the Diocese of Blackburn has a safeguarding team, contact 07468 971759 Sophie Booth, the Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser.  01254 503088. Email:

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