Administrator Vacancy

An exciting opportunity to serve as administrator to three Churches in the Church of England. Hours: 22.5 hours, worked over 5 daysSalary: £11,500 to £12,150 based on 22.5 hoursClosing date: 16 April 2022For more information and application form see:...

Mission of the Month: Tearfund 2022

We are so grateful that both St John’s and Christ Church are able to support Tearfund through an annual parish gift. Below is a good news story of how some of our money is used.Burundi is a landlocked country in central Africa where 52% of children under 5 are...

From the Vicarage: March 2022

As we come into March, we find ourselves once again in the season of Lent. Focused as it is on introspection, self-examination, penitence, self-denial, study, and a preparation for Holy week, Lent remains the time in the Christian calendar that is perhaps the least...

From the Vicarage: February 2022

As we move into February, so we move into yet another phase of dealing with Covid. Over the last two years we have had a variety of instructions and guidelines from the government and from the Church of England. It has been my responsibility, in discussion with the...

Mission of the Month: Church Mission Society

A new year brings the opportunity to set new priorities. Many of us have done this for years, while others have given up all together. This year, more than setting some goals, I encourage us to dream again. The last two years have been brutal. We entered into survival...

Mission of the Month: School Pastors

SCHOOL PASTORS IN THE CITY ‘School Pastors’ was born out of the Street Pastors movement, and introduced to the city by Portsmouth’s ‘One Body’ in 2016, to provide Christian ‘friendship, safety, and care’ to local secondary schools. Since May 2018 I have been employed...