Welcome to St John's

Find out about us, what we believe and what we have going on.

Service Times

St John's hold two services every Sunday as well as others for regular events on the Christian calendar.
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Mid-week Bible studies

We run several weekday Bible studies, both during the day and in the evening. Speak to someone at a Sunday service or contact us to find out more.

What we believe

St John's is a community of Christians who come together regularly to worship in the Anglican tradition. Find out more about us page.

Your special day

Looking for a church to hold your wedding ceremony? Speak to Rev. Matthew to discuss options or to arrange a church inspection.
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How else can we help?

There are many other aspects of St John's ministry. How can we help you?
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Where to find us

Like to get in touch or pay us a visit? See the Contact us page for our location and contact details.

Services, Activities and Events

St Johns is a welcoming place and we would love you to join us. To find out more please email the church office: office@stjohnslilydale.org.au or check out the
  • How you can be involved at St Johns Page.
  • Download: Term 2 Sermon Series.

    Please Note: From the 2nd of June to November 2024 St Johns will trialling just the one service.

    1 Samuel

    First Samuel 1-7

    Series: God Is Always Faithful

    Sun 2 June 10am
    1 Samuel 1:1-20
    "Hannah: Hope For The Helpless"

    Sun 9 June 10am
    1 Samuel 1:21-2:11
    "The God Of Reversals"

    Sun 16 June 10am
    1 Samuel 2:12-26
    "Samuel's Rise, Eli's Downfall"

    Sun 23 June 10am
    1 Samuel 3:1-4:1
    "The Call Of Samuel"

    Sun 30 June 10am
    1 Samuel 4:2-5:12
    "Raiders Of The Lost Ark"

    Sun 7 July 10am
    1 Samuel 7:3-17
    "Time For Spiritual Renewal"

  • Sermon Series Term 2 2024
  • Morning Tea

    St John's Sunday School
    During Term Time

    Children aged 3 to 14 go out for Sunday School after the all age song and re-join for communion.
    All children ministry leaders have current Working with Children Checks and have undergone Safe Ministry Training.

    Pentecost Sunday

    A New Beginning

    19th May 2023 @9am & 10.45am

    Everyone Welcome

    You are welcome to wear red.

    Seniors Lunch

    Like to meet socially with other seniors? Come and join us for lunch on Friday 28th June @Midday. Location TBC

    Transport can be arranged. Carpooling from the church at 11.30am. RSVP the church.



    Young children love to play. And what could be more fun than doing it in a group?
    Playgroup runs every Thursday morning during school terms.


    Bible Study Groups

    These are great opportunities to explore the Bible together, to pray and support one another. We currently have three at various times on a Tuesday and one on a Thursday.



    Young children love to play. And what could be more fun than doing it in a group?
    Playgroup runs every Thursday morning during school terms.

    Contact us for details.

    Craft Group

    Mustard Seed Craft Group
    9.30am Mondays

    Bring a project you are working on and come and enjoy a morning craft, fellowship and friendship during term time.

    Contact us for more details.

    150 Years Young

    The doors at St John's church first opened in 1868, so 2018 marks the 150th year of continuous Christian worship on this site.

    Bible Overview

    Bible Overview 3

    A nine week overview of the Bible to understand the Bible as a whole and how it all fits together.

    Everyone Welcome

    Christianity Explored

    Christianity Explored is an informal and relaxed free seven-week course. It's for anyone who wants to think about the meaning of life. You don't need to know anything about the Bible and you won't be asked to pray or sing. You can ask any question you like or you can just sit and listen.