Welcome to St. John’s Church, Southbourne, a warm vibrant community of worshipping people, who look forward to welcoming you either on a Sunday or during the week. There is lots going on for all ages, with many groups and activities for children, young people and adults.

There is a varied worship programme on Sundays and during the week, with different services to suit different needs and styles. From traditional to contemporary, reflective to engaging, you will find something for you.

If you would like any more information, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the St. John’s office. Please note that the church building is currently only open when services or other activities are taking place. If you would like to visit please contact us to arrange a convenient date and time.

The Church lounge will be open as a community warm space between 9am to 1pm Tuesday to Thursday, and a bread and soup lunch will be available between 12 and 12.30. All are welcome.

The PCC of the Parish of Southbourne with West Thorney has adopted, follows and supports the House of Bishops’ and Diocesan policy and practice guidance on safeguarding. In addition to this national policy you can see our own policy, procedure and safeguarding documents here.