Our own Brian Harris recently made a trip to Glasgow where he came across the Destiny Church. They are non-denominational, and hold to traditional evangelical Christian values, but express church life in a contemporary way. Pastor Andrew Owen describes the … Continue Reading →
My name is Chris Smith and I have just started in the role of Community Centre Development Manager @ Christchurch. Building on the success of all that happened in the old Leisure Centre, I see this as a really exciting opportunity … Continue Reading →
As many of you will have seen, the new centre is progressing well. The foundations were laid at the end of June and the skeleton of the new building is in place. For those of you puzzled by the framing … Continue Reading →
The Reverend Andrew Deuchar gave an interesting sermon at the recent STFC carol service in Christ Church. With his permission we publish it below. It’s great to be here this evening, celebrating together, in songs of joy and thankfulness. So … Continue Reading →
Over the past 2 years, the D&R group met regularly to create momentum and focus for an overall strategy for Christ Church. They, with the agreement of the PCC, created an overall vision for the next hundred years at Christ … Continue Reading →
English Heritage have published a helpful booklet on all aspects of renovation for places of worship. It contains advice on heating systems and how to approach major alterations to church buildings. You can read it here.
We are making good progress towards our development and renewal aims and want as many people as possible to understand what we are proposing and why we are doing it. You can see a video here which gives the latest … Continue Reading →