Advance notice of Advent and Christmas events 2017

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.
More

Pentecost Picnic

Chard Churches Together Pentecost Praise (short service held near the chapel entrance) and Picnic at Forde Abbey, on Sunday 15th May 2016 at 5pm. There will be informal worship, games, picnic (bring your own) and a chance to enjoy the lovely gardens at Forde Abbey. With grateful thanks to Alice and Julian Kennard for their kind permission to use Forde Abbey for this event. Admission Free.
More

Theme for 2016

This year, as a church, we are going to explore  an ongoing theme. That theme is this: following Jesus by loving God and loving others. This phrase is going to be a way that we can explore our core vocation as a church here at CBC. 'Following Jesus' is about our life of discipleship, 'loving God' refers to our lives of worship and 'loving others' looks at our mission life as a church. These are three aspects of our church ministry that need to find a place of balance in our comm...
More