Love Southbourne Cookies & Carols

Sunday 16th December
5.30pm Love Southbourne Carols & Lighting the tree, with mulled drinks & cookies
6.30pm Carols by Candlelight

Friday 21st December
5.30pm Love Southbourne Carols, mulled drinks & cookies
On the grass at the Bourne end on Manor Way

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Christmas at St. John’s

Sunday 16th December
10am Morning Praise
5.30pm Love Southbourne Carols & Lighting the tree, with mulled drinks & cookies
6.30pm Carols by Candlelight

Friday 21st December
5.30pm Love Southbourne Carols, mulled drinks & cookies
On the grass at the Bourne end on Manor Way

Sunday 23rd December
10am Nativity Family Service
Come dressed as your favourite nativity character, spare costumes are available.

Christmas Eve
4pm Christingle Service
11pm Midnight Communion

Christmas Day
10am Christmas Family Celebration

Man Up – Sunday 25th November 2018

Man Up, the group just for men. Every Sunday at 8 p.m. Now that the Church Centre refurbishment has been completed we will be meeting there.

Our next meeting is on Sunday, 25th November at 8 p.m.

We will be discussing the seventh in our new new series on Tough Questions which Christians are asked.  Sunday’s meeting will tackle “Are the words of the Bible inspired?”  Roger Adams will be leading / facilitating the discussion.  Do please come ready to contribute with your own insights.  As with all tough questions, there are no completely correct answers, but our plan is to come away ready to give pointers to anyone who asks, so that we can explain the Christian world view and reasons for it.

If your curiosity has been piqued by this first question, take a look at the full term programme here.

Come and join the conversation at 8 p.m. at the St. John’s Church Centre.

Man Up – Sunday 18th November 2018

Man Up, the group just for men. Every Sunday at 8 p.m. Now that the Church Centre refurbishment has been completed we will be meeting there.

Our next meeting is on Sunday, 18th November at 8 p.m.

We will be discussing the seventh in our new new series on Tough Questions which Christians are asked.  Sunday’s meeting will tackle “Are the gospels reliable?”  Matt Luff will be leading / facilitating the discussion.  Do please come ready to contribute with your own insights.  As with all tough questions, there are no completely correct answers, but our plan is to come away ready to give pointers to anyone who asks, so that we can explain the Christian world view and reasons for it.

If your curiosity has been piqued by this first question, take a look at the full term programme here.

Come and join the conversation at 8 p.m. at the St. John’s Church Centre.

Man Up – Sunday 11th November 2018

Man Up, the group just for men. Every Sunday at 8 p.m. Now that the Church Centre refurbishment has been completed we will be meeting there.

Our next meeting is on Sunday, 11th November at 8 p.m.

We will be discussing the sixth in our new new series on Tough Questions which Christians are asked.  Sunday’s meeting will tackle “Is there really no further word from God?”  Ian Maclennan will be leading / facilitating the discussion.  Do please come ready to contribute with your own insights.  As with all tough questions, there are no completely correct answers, but our plan is to come away ready to give pointers to anyone who asks, so that we can explain the Christian world view and reasons for it.

If your curiosity has been piqued by this first question, take a look at the full term programme here.

Come and join the conversation at 8 p.m. at the St. John’s Church Centre.

Man Up – Sunday 4th November 2018

Man Up, the group just for men. Every Sunday at 8 p.m. Now that the Church Centre refurbishment has almost been completed we will be meeting there.

Our next meeting is on Sunday, 4th November at 8 p.m.

We will be discussing the fifth in our new new series on Tough Questions which Christians are asked.  Sunday’s meeting will tackle “Is the Bible a unique authority?”  Mike Prosser will be leading / facilitating the discussion.  Do please come ready to contribute to the discussion with your own insights.  As with all tough questions, there are no completely correct answers, but our plan is to come away ready to give pointers to anyone who asks, so that we can explain the Christian world view and reasons for it.

If your curiosity has been piqued by this first question, take a look at the full term programme here.

Come and join the conversation at 8 p.m. at the St. John’s Church Centre.

Man Up – Sunday 28th October 2018

Man Up, the group just for men. Every Sunday at 8 p.m. Now that the Church Centre refurbishment has almost been completed we will be meeting there.

Our next meeting is on Sunday, 28th October at 8 p.m.

We will be discussing the fourth in our new new series on Tough Questions which Christians are asked.  Sunday’s meeting will tackle “Is everything fixed in advance?”  Martin Fair will be leading / facilitating the discussion.  Do please come ready to contribute to the discussion with your own insights.  As with all tough questions, there are no completely correct answers, but our plan is to come away ready to give pointers to anyone who asks, so that we can explain the Christian world view and reasons for it.

If your curiosity has been piqued by this first question, take a look at the full term programme here.

Come and join the conversation at 8 p.m. at the St. John’s Church Centre.

Man Up – Sunday 21st October 2018

Man Up, the group just for men. Every Sunday at 8 p.m.  While the Church Centre is out of action due to refurbishment, we are meeting elsewhere.  

Our next meeting is on Sunday, 21st October at 8 p.m. at 26 Southbourne Avenue, PO10 8BB.

We will be discussing the third in our new new series on Tough Questions which Christians are asked.  Sunday’s meeting will tackle “What about those who have never heard the good news?”  John Temple will be leading / facilitating the discussion.  Do please come ready to contribute to the discussion with your own insights.  As with all tough questions, there are no completely correct answers, but our plan is to come away ready to give pointers to anyone who asks, so that we can explain the Christian world view and reasons for it.

If your curiosity has been piqued by this first question, take a look at the full term programme here.

Come and join the conversation at 8 p.m. on Sunday at 26 Southbourne Avenue.

Man Up – Sunday 14th October 2018

Man Up, the group just for men. Every Sunday at 8 p.m.  While the Church Centre is out of action due to refurbishment, we will meet at a local hostelry.  

Our next meeting is on Sunday, 14th October at 8 p.m. at the Sussex Brewery, in Hermitage (on the way to Emsworth from Southbourne).  They serve coffee, but I will be sampling the ale!

We will be discussing the second in our new new series on Tough Questions which Christians are asked.  Sunday’s meeting will tackle “Why doesn’t God intervene to put things right?”  Dylan Dalli will be leading / facilitating the discussion.  Do please come ready to contribute to the discussion with your own insights.  As with all tough questions, there are no completely correct answers, but our plan is to come away ready to give pointers to anyone who asks, so that we can explain the Christian world view and reasons for it.

If your curiosity has been piqued by this first question, take a look at the full term programme here.

Come and join the conversation at 8 p.m. on Sunday at the Sussex Brewery.