Bishop Rachel to open new Parish Office on 25th March

Service times

Service times for this week can be found on the pewsheet for this week which is on the Resources and download tab of the website.

28th February – Pancakes and Beetles evening

Parish Co-ordinator

Mid-Wyedean Parish 

Parish Co-ordinator*

24.5 hrs per week: £11,760 per annum


For more information including a job description/person specification and details of how to apply please visit the website page

Closing date for applications is 20th January 2017.


*Please note that this role carries an Occupational Requirement under the Equality Act 2010 for the post holder to have a personal commitment to the Christian faith.

Crib Festival this weekend 3rd & 4th December


Please come and join us at the Cathedral of the Forest for our Crib Festival – we have 20 displays and a variety of Craft stalls.  Light refreshments will be served all weekend.

Children from St John’s Academy and Redbrook primary school will be joining us at the Crib Celebration service on Sunday to sing some Christmas songs.

We look forward to welcoming you!

Meet the Authors – Friday 4th November 2016


Special Edition of the Parish Magazine

There is a Special Edition of the Parish Magazine which celebrates the life of St John’s Church and explains the reasons why the Parish Church has now been closed for Regular Public Worship.  To read the whole magazine please go to the resources tab on the home page of the website or click on the link below the picture.




Pudding Evening 11th October at St Margaret Mary Hall

We are having a pudding evening in aid of church funds tomorrow evening, 11th October, 7pm at St Margaret Mary Hall!!

All Welcome with or without pudding!!


Event to mark the closure for regular worship of St John’s Church, Coleford.


2pm – 4pm 
Sunday 2nd October 2016
in the church grounds
Public Event to mark the 
Closure for regular public worship of the 
Church of St. John the Evangelist, Coleford

An opportunity to talk or ask questions, to light a candle, sign a remembrance book and receive a special remembrance edition of our parish magazine.

Also, to hear about our Heritage Project collecting memories of St John’s over the years.
Final outdoor service of 
Remembrance and Thanksgiving for St John’s
starting around 3:30pm.


United Parish Service – 10:30am Sunday 25th September

This is the only service in the parish this Sunday.
Joint Harvest Festival at St Saviour’s Redbrook, 10:30 am.  All welcome!