We are a Church of England church located in the parish of Portsdown, Hampshire. Christ Church commits itself to
further extend the influence and benefits of Christian teaching within the community of the parish of Portsdown and the
wider world by our own example and through pro-active partnerships with other congregations at home and abroad.
Mission of the Month
For details of our Mission of the Month program or to find the
name of our Parish mission partners see here
The "Mission of the Month" for
May is the "Christian Aid" -
Christian Aid is an interdenominational agency of the churches in the UK and Ireland. They
work wherever the need is greatest irrespective of religion or race.
It is a privilege to deliver and collect envelopes in Christian Aid week
every May. >more
Read our parish magazine "Portsdown Post" on line
Make a Donation to our Church
Use our secure donation button on the left to make a donation to our funds.
This services uses "PayPal" as the provider -
you can pay using credit card, debit card or bank transfer. For the moment
you will need to follow a few steps to open a PayPay account if you don't have one.
In the future we will enhance this
service accept direct payment by these methods.
Christ Church Profile
Read our Parish Profile and Annual reports,
see how Christ Church is organised, see who is doing what and what
the PCC is all about - its all on the PCC Page -
Looking for a Church ?
If you want to find a Church to visit while
you are on holiday or away for a weekend then check out the Church
of England "A Church Near You" web site >more
This site is owned and operated by
The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Christ Church Portsdown - Registered
charity number 1137597
Christ Church Portsdown is recognised as a "FAIRTRADE
Our Church is open mornings from 10:00 to 12:00
on Monday through Friday.
You may want to have a time of quiet reflection or prayer, find out
something about the Church family or the Church building, or just
join us for a cup of coffee and a chat. Whatever the reason
you will be most welcome.
Thanks to everyone who organised and took part in the bake off. So many
people took part in the competition and even more at the party afterwards to try
and eat all the entries. You can find some photo's of the event
Photo's from the CMS walk
See the photo's from the 20km CMS walk Annie and Dunkan did
>here. If you want to add a
last minute donation you can do so
>here for Annie and
>here for Dunkan
For details of our fashion show coming up on Saturday 15th June click
Are you a budding photographer ? How would you like to have a picture included on our 2014 calendar? Click
here for the entry form and get busy today.
Change 4 Change
This is an idea to be able to raise additional money for the church development project.
All you need to do is simply empty any loose change from your pocket / purse /wallet at the end of the day and put it into a jar or pot
When we have our next fund raising event or when the pot is getting full just empty it into a bag and bring it to the event or to church.
If you qualify for gift aid don't forget to include your donor number in the bag so we can claim the gift aid.
Make a donation by Text
make it easier to donate money to the Building development fund the
team have added the ability to donate via a text message. Text CCWC11 followed by the amount in pounds
(1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 10) to 70070
The service is provided by the Vodaphone foundation and 100% of your
donation comes to the church. The only additional charge is a
standard text message. If you have a text bundle its
included in that (even if you are not with Vodaphone). For
more information such as how to add gift aid to the donation see
Bereavement Support Group
This group meets monthly in the Church Hall for friendship and mutual
support amongst those recently bereaved
what you need on the Christ Church web site using Google Site Search