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: Summary of Term 1 Services & Special Occassions.


    Lenten Series: I Saw A Lamb
    The Cross In Revelation

    Sun 25th February 9am & 10:45am
    Revelation 6-11 "Opening The Scroll"

    Sun 3rd March 9am & 10:45am
    Revelation 12-13 "The Terrible Trio"

    Sun 10th March 10am Combined
    Revelation 14-16
    Bishop Paul Barker Visit: "Voices Of Victory"

    Sun 17th March 9am & 10:45am
    Thornes Recommissioning
    2 Cor. 2:12-3:6 The Aroma Of Christ

    Sun 24th March 10am Combined
    Palm Sunday
    & Derbyshire's Commissioning Service
    Romans 15:14-22 Being The Feet Of Good News

    Easter Week
    Refer to Easter Services

  • Lenten Series 2024
  • Seniors Lunch

    Easter Saturday Children's Craft at Lilydale Shopping Centre Saturday 30th March@ 11.00am-2pm


    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: Begins Term 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.