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Christ Church loves to welcome visitors from across Swindon and further afield. We are a community of all ages and backgrounds, committed to our vision of connecting the wider community to Christ and you are welcome to join us as we share worship and prayer together.

Many of us contribute to keeping Christ Church at the centre of its community. Click the button below to find out more about us and how to contact us.
Christ Church is involved in many areas of local life, always seeking to connect people to Christ. As well as offering traditional life events like baptism, marriage, blessings, funeral and bereavment services, we host a modern community centre which provides education, leisure, social and entertainment facilities to our community.

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We are all too aware of our responsibilities when dealing with the diverse people we come into contact with. We have developed a clear set of policies which all our team members have agreed to abide by.

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Meet the team

Our Parish Verse

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy he has given us a new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

1 Peter 1 v 3

Our inspiration

‘I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen not only because I see it, But because, by it, I see everything else’.

C.S. Lewis

Events

A moment for reflection and relaxation, with eclectic and mindful programming’

Entry £5.00 on the […..]

Living in Love and Faith

May 22 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

The Bristol Diocese has scheduled two half-day conferences to formally begin our collective engagement […..]

Partnership Confirmation service

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This year our confirmation is on Sunday 30th May 10am at Christ Church. […..]

Lunchtime organ recital

June 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Tim – Music Director

Organ recital by Director of Music Tim Eyles featuring four […..]

Quiet Morning

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Space is still available for a ‘quiet morning’ to be held at Christ Church […..]

Latest News

Job Vacancy

6 May 2021|

PA/Secretary to The Bishop of Swindon

Job Share 17.5 hours – Salary £11,283 p.a.

To support, equip and free up the Bishop to carry out his leadership and management. Working with the existing PA to provide a confidential administrative service for the Bishop of Swindon.

Closing date for applications us […..]

New website layout

6 May 2021|

We are experimenting with a new layout for our website. This is slightly untried territory so please bear with us as we try to keep everyone up to date with what we are about.

If you have any thoughts on how we might use the web to connect with our community or you have any experience of website […..]

Swindon Literature Festival

3 May 2021|

This year’s festival launches on Monday 3rd May. There is a full programme on line available via You Tube. This year the festival is mostly free with donations welcome. More details are available on the website: www.swindonfestivalofliterature.co.uk

We particularly recommend three events: Rowan Williams, the former […..]

The Five Marks of Mission

3 May 2021|

The five marks of mission have been developed by the Anglican Consultative Council since 1984. Since then, they have been widely adopted as an understanding of what contemporary mission is about.
The marks were adopted by the General Synod of the Church of England in 1996 and many dioceses and other denominations […..]

Alpha Course

3 May 2021|

This year, our Confirmation preparation will include the opportunity of joining, with the Pattern Church, in the online Alpha course they are running on Wednesday nights from 7.30 – 9pm for eleven weeks from 5 May.

Alpha is a series of interactive sessions that […..]

Living in Love and Faith

25 April 2021|

On 9th November the Church of England published the “Living in Love and Faith” (L.L.F.) resources. This begins a new process of discernment and decision-making on questions of identity, sexuality, relationships and marriage. The resources have been designed to help all […..]

Church of England Strategic Priorities

24 April 2021|

The Church of England’s calling is and always has been to proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ afresh in each generation to the people of England.

The work to develop the new Vision and Strategy is underway but the foundations are already clear: The Church of England must […..]