23rd December 10.30 am: A combined Arise and Young at Heart service with a Christmas focus. 6.30 pm: Carols and Christmas cheer! 25th December 10.30 am: Celebrate Jesus’ birthday with a short service of thanks to God for His great gift.
Our Oasis Creative Cafe is sadly closing in December 2012. However, though we are sad, we are happy about the main reason for the closure, which is that our manager, Naomi, is expecting a baby in March. It is unlikely that the cafe will reopen in its present form after Naomi’s maternity leave, but we Read more
Our Wednesday Toddler Group, which has run for many years, is taking a break this autumn. Our faithful volunteers feel it is right to lay down the load at the moment. We will reassess this group towards the end of the year to see whether it can reopen in January. It is always a shame Read more
If you are a man and you like food, this is for you. We will be having a good quality BBQ along with an opportunity to connect to men local to you. Rob Joy will be sharing his Testimony of how he came from a life of hard drugs and organised crime to where he Read more
This new initiative begins on 6th September. From then, we can all come together for a meal on Thursdays from 6.30, then at 7.30 we can stay for the teaching/sharing/social events which will follow. In September there will be the alternatives of Journeys (a dvd based course exploring the basics of Christian life and experience); Read more
We’ve booked a coach to go to the National Day of Prayer and Worship in Wembley Stadium on 29th September. Don’t miss this exciting event – join 80,000 Christians praying for a move of God in our nation! Coach travel from Braintree plus event ticket will be £25 – a deposit of £15 will definitely Read more
On 3rd June Arise and Young at Heart come together so we all worship together at 11am followed by lunch – please bring and share!
Modern Israel – Miracle or man made? God’s signpost of our times? Come and hear Mervyn Tilley, chairman of Focus on Israel, speak on this fascinating and informative subject. In Manor Street on Wednesday 27th June at 7.30 pm.
Our next Flourish brunch will take place in the Manor Street building on Saturday 30th June from 1030-1230. The guest speaker will be Elisabeth Sherwood. This will be a great morning! Donations towards the food will be welcomed, and the Shop with Integrity stall will be open. To ensure your place, please email us.
On 2nd June, the Braintree Carnival parade will pass along Manor Street. Our church building will be open before, during and after the parade for anyone in need of tea and a scone, or even just a toilet stop! All proceeds from the refreshments will go to the carnival charities