Mission of the Month: The Children’s Society

From the Children’s Society: Right now in Britain there are children and young people who feel scared, unloved and unable to cope.  The Children’s Society works with these young people, step by step, for as long as it takes. We listen.  We support.  We act....

From the Vicarage: December

It’s not often (well one year in seven, on average), that December 1st falls on a Sunday and the church’s preparation for Christmas begins on the same day that the first door on the Advent calendars are opened. Traditionally in the church, Advent Sunday signalled the...

Dee Speaks on Radio Solent

“God never seems to offer the solution you expect. He also has a sense of humour…” says Dee from Portsmouth. This morning, Dee and Andy travelled to the studios of Radio Solent, so that Dee could share her ‘marathon’ experience. Listen to her...

Remembrance 2019

Please find below a few photographs of our Remembrance Parade Service...

Mission of the Month: Simeon’s Trustees

The trustees take their name from Charles Simeon who was born in Reading in 1759.  He became a zealous evangelical Christian whilst studying at Kings College, Cambridge University.  Cambridge was very different from today.  It was a county town, poorly appointed, with...

From the Vicarage: November

Over the last few months, the PCCs of Christ Church and St John’s have met together three times to consider how we can better work together. The first two of these meetings were looking at the governance of the parishes. We have been considering whether we could be...