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

Download: Church Activities & Term 3 Booklet 2022


Jonah The Reluctant Prophet

Sun 31st July 9am & 10:45am
Jonah 1:1-17 "God's Sovereign Concern"

Sun 7th August 9am & 10:45am
Jonah 2:1-10 "Generosity Of God"

Sun 14th August 9am & 10:45am
Jonah 3:1-10 "What? God Saves Even The Wicked"

21st August 9am & 10:45am
Jonah 4:1-11 "Debating With God"

Being In The Hands of God

Sun 28th August 9am & 10:45am
Thorne Family Visit "Serving God in SE Asia"

Sun 4th September 9am & 11am
Psalm 67 "May God Be Gracious To Us" Morning Tea In Between Services

Sun 11th September 9am & 10:45am
Psalm 11 "Refuge Or Flight"

  • Term Booklet
  • Seniors Lunch

    Luncheon Midday Friday
    26th August

    Chirnside Park Country Club Mains $19. Transport can be arranged.

    Operation Christmas Child

    Young Families Get Together.

    Saturday 20th August 4.30pm for 5pm Dinner.

    An opportunity to catch up, chat, activities and for the children to play. For details speak to the Connollys. St Johns Office 9735 3541.

    Bible Overview

    Bible Overview Tuesdays in Term 3

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

    Everyone Welcome

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    • Operation Christmas Child

      A hands-on way to bless children in need across the world by filling shoeboxes with toys, hygiene items, school supplies, and fun gifts. Collection date: 2nd October.
      Email the office for more details.


    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.


    Confirmation & Reception Service

    Sunday 13th November 2022

    A Service of Confirmation with Bishop Paul Barker will be held at St Johns. If you are interested in being confirmed or received into the Anglican Church, please contact Matthew Connolly or the church office.

    Confirmation classes commence on the 11th September and continue in Term 4.
    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.