Various activities take place in the life of our church each week and some less frequently.
Find below a brief description of activities that regularly take place. Details of exactly when and where an activity is taking place can be found on the church calendar or in the regular church notice sheets.
Growth Groups – An opportunity to meet together with a small group of church family members to spend time together, study God’s word and pray together. See here for more details.
Little Fishes – A chance for carers and babies/toddlers to meet, chat and play. This takes place on Tuesdays at St Mary’s (10.00am -11.45am) and Wednesdays at Emmanuel (10.00am-11.45am) during school term time. Due to high demand and limited space, there is currently a waiting list. If you would like to go on the waiting list please contact us.
Craft Meeting – A chance to get together for craft and fellowship. The group meets every two weeks on a Wednesday afternoon.
Foodbank – Is an opportunity to serve our local community and demonstrate an aspect of God’s love, whilst at the same time praying and taking appropriate opportunities to speak of God’s love for us in Christ.
Investigating Christianity – Every so often we hold events for people wanting to consider the claims of Jesus. We also hold regular Christianity Explored courses which gives you time and space to think through who Jesus is and why it
Loaves and Fishes – Is a community Café that runs on a Friday morning. It offers tasty and very reasonably priced food and a relaxed atmosphere to enjoy existing friendships and make new friends. Every so often, their is also a short opportunity to consider an aspect of the Christian faith. The cafe is open most Friday’s during school term time between 10.15am and 12.30pm (last orders for food 12:15pm). Please check the church calendar to confirm if it is open on a particular Friday.
Praying together – Once a month, we meet as a church family to pray together at ‘Prayer Works’. More details on be found here.
Short courses – Every so often a short course will be run on a particular subject, e.g. Marriage enrichment.
Social times – Time to enjoy being together. This varies from picnics, to film nights, to parties. These take place once every month or so.
Time away – Going away together on a day conference (or longer) where we can be encouraged and grow in our Christian life.
Youth Group – Details for our Youth Group can be found here.