The parish of St. John Baptist is located to the North of the City of Preston on the A6, near Junction 1 of the M55, and serves the rural village of Broughton and the suburb of Fulwood. In terms of congregation size Broughton is one of the largest 200 Parishes in the UK (Brierly figures).Read More
Welcome to the parish of Broughton St. John BaptistBroughton parish is served by three worship centres: the parish church of St. John Baptist, St. Martin's Chapel within the Parish Hall Complex, and St. Peter's Chapel within St. Peter's Church of England Primary School. The oldest primary school in the U.K., Broughton Church of England Primary School founded in 1590, is located next to the parish church. Join us in worship and fellowship.
The Weekly BulletinPlease click here to see the Weekly Bulletin - 25th September 2016 – Harvest
Inspiration for PrayerThe Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity Almighty and everlasting God, increase in us your gift of faith that, forsaking what lies behind and reaching out to that which is before, we may run the way of your commandments and win the crown of everlasting joy; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.
Young People of the Parish who are in Year 7 and above are invited to the first two meetings of the new parish youth group. Monday 26th Sep 6.30-9pm @ Parish Hall Lounge for a film night, Pop corn and drink will be provided & Monday 3rd Oct 6.30-8.30pm @ Parish Lounge for a Get-to-know-you-night…
Our three Sunday schools have had a makeover and also have a new name – JIGSAW! It is being re-launched in the three worship centres this month. Please see posters and leaflets for more info
launches on Saturday 15th October – more info to follow
@ the Parish Hall, 7.30pm Saturday 8th October 2016 Licensed Bar, Hot Pot & Cream Cakes Adults £10, Children £5 – Parish Office 713880
- Holly CommunionSt. John Baptist10:00 AM
- Little Fishes Toddler GroupParish Hall Lounge01:30 PM
- Morning PrayerSt. Martin's Chapel08:30 AM
- Church Club Quiz NightParish Hall Lounge08:00 PM
- Holly CommunionSt. Martin's Chapel10:00 AM
- JIGSAW film afternoonSt Peter’s School02:30 PM