For those wanting to plan their December calendars, there will be a joint Advent service at The Church of the Good Shepherd on Sunday 3rd December at 3pm.
Messy Church, together with mince pies on the forecourt and other stalls, will be happening on Saturday 16th December from 10am.
Candles and carols will take place on the evening of Sunday 17th December.
There will be a Scratch Nativity on Christmas Eve at 10.30am.
Our Christmas Day Service will be at 10am.
Lucy Mills will be holding a launch event for her new book,
Undivided Heart: Finding Meaning and Motivation in Christ
on Wednesday 1st November at 7.30pm at Chard Baptist Church.
She will be talking about the book as well as selling and signing copies as desired.
Entry to the event is free and refreshments will be provided.
Zozulenka, a Ukrainian Ensemble, will be performing at CBC at 7pm on Sunday 29th October 2017.
This is a singing and dancing group of young people. They perform traditional songs from Ukrainian culture together with some well-known English songs, on behalf of Hope Now, a charity which has been working in the Ukraine since 1992.
Our next Prayer Space is hosted by the Nomads housegroup and will be on the theme of homes/houses.
Tuesday 17th October, 7pm.
Do come and use this space to reflect and pray.
Space on a Sunday will take place on the following Sundays, from 10.15am - 12noon in the Welcome Bap:
8th October 2017,
12th November 2017,
10th December 2017.
Do come and share some coffee and croissants with us!
Our celebration of harvest on October 1st 2017 will be followed by a lunch.
More details to come!
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Searchlight Theatre Company are coming to the Beacon Baptist Church in Kilmington on Saturday 30th September to perform their play, The First 90 Chapters of The Bible - In Just 90 Minutes.
It will start at 7.30pm and tickets are £10 (adult) £7 (child).
To book, please contact:
The South West Baptist Association have arranged to hold a 'Mental Health Awareness Day' on Saturday 30th September. Please let Andy know if you wish to go, by 18th September at the latest.
The day takes place from 10am to 3pm at South Street Baptist Church, Exeter, with speaker Sally Bowcock.The cost is £15 including lunch. Flyers are in the foyer of the CBC church building.
Learn how to help the one in four people who will have mental health conditions at some point in their lives.
There will be a Craft Fayre in the church hall on Saturday 16th September from 10am.
Proceeds will go towards church funds. Do please come and support this event!
On the first Sunday evenings of the month this autumn we will be looking at Philip Yancey's The Jesus I Never Knew. Contact Andy if you would like to order a copy, so you can start reading!