St John the Evangelist

Moulsham Street
Chelmsford – CM2 0JD


…to St John’s. We are a small but lively church (in a huge building!) in the city of Chelmsford. 

Our vision is to “Love, Grow, Serve” – we want to love God, each other and the world around us, grow as followers of Jesus, and to serve our community. 

Feel free to explore and see what’s what, and then come and join in!


Sunday services are held at 8am and 10am. Thursday services are held at 9:45am.

See our Services page for further details.

Other Information


If you have a prayer request, you can use our Contact form, or email us. See our Prayer & Pastoral Care page for more information.


You can read about the Parish Giving Scheme, and other ways to support our ministry, on our Giving page.

Life Events

You can find out about the Occasional Offices of Christenings (Baptism), Confirmation, Weddings (Marriage) and Funerals on our various Life Events page.

We look forward to welcoming you at one of our services to talk with a minister, or you can get in touch with the team directly.


We are committed to safeguarding children, young people, victims / perpetrators of domestic abuse, and vulnerable adults. The PCC has adopted the Church of England’s policies and best practice on safeguarding. Please visit for the Church of England’s Safeguarding policies.

Our safeguarding officer is Nanette Wright who can be contacted on  07800 721776 or by email at

The Chelmsford Diocese Safeguarding Team can be contacted at 01245 294444 or

Social Services Contact numbers: 0345 603 7630 for adult social services, 0345 603 7627 for children’s social services. Out of hours for both on 0345 606 1212

In a safeguarding emergency dial 999.

An image of the A Rocha Gold Eco-Church plaque.

In March 2022 we became the first Parish Church in Chelmsford Diocese, and the 25th church nationally, to receive an A Rocha Gold Eco Church award.

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St John the Evangelist – Old Moulsham is a parish of the Church of England within the Bradwell Area of the Diocese of Chelmsford.