Easter Ramble – Fyfield Downs

Our Easter Eve Ramble is on Saturday 26 March.   7 miles, Avebury to Marlborough via Fyfield Down.   Details: Outward journey – 10.55 meet outside Prospect shop in Old Town in … Continue Reading →


Keeping the flags flying

Anyone passing Christ church the other day might have been surprised to note that we had 3 different flags flying within the space of 24 hours. The serial sequence was as … Continue Reading →


Our 2016 Bible Verse

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases His mercies never come to an end. They are new every morning Great is your faithfulness.   Lamentations 3.22 & 23


Another Successful Christmas Charity Market

The Friends of Christ Church Trustees thank everyone who  helped make the Christmas Charity market on 21 November such a success. Everyone who came enjoyed it; all the  participating charities … Continue Reading →


Congratulations Simon

Dear Friends Thank you so much for all your encouragement with the Football Fans in Training course I have been participating in at Swindon Town run by our Football in … Continue Reading →


Operation Christmas Child

We are planning to once again support Operation Christmas Child’s Shoebox Appeal.  Please can you begin to gather items of stationery, toys, toiletries, sweets (not chocolate) and other suitable small personal … Continue Reading →


A message from Carol – Brave the Shave

I decided some time ago to do a head shave to stand alongside a very brave lady who lost her hair to chemotherapy whilst suffering from breast cancer – the … Continue Reading →


Prayer for refugees

The following might be helpful as we hold the situation, across Europe and the Middle East, before God Heavenly Father, you are the source of all goodness, generosity and love. We … Continue Reading →


Research on Church Growth

See the presentation of statistical findings  – part of “From Anecdote to Evidence” a major study of Church Growth by Dr David Voas. Churchgrowth_Voas You can view the whole report … Continue Reading →


Old Town Beer Festival 2015 – Christ Church

Christ Church is one of the few remaining historic buildings in everyday use in Swindon. It is grade II * listed but receives no government or central grants. It therefore … Continue Reading →