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Contact information for Church Congregation

To assist the Church’s work of pastorial care for the congregation at this time of COVID-19/Coronavirus, we ask that you keep your contact information up to date. Please fill in as much or as little information as you wish. The form is available below or a paper copy can be requested from the church office. Please…

Coronavirus update and suspension of church activities

To all at Ashford Baptist Church, Following the UK Government’s new advice regarding coronavirus given on Monday, various national churches (including the Baptist Union) issued their responses yesterday.  As a result of all this, the Leadership Team/Diaconate at ABC have decided as follows: To suspend all church activities and meetings with immediate effect and until…

Christmas Events and Services

Christmas Services at Ashford Baptist Church Sunday 14th DecemberChristmas Open Day and Christingle – 10am-4:30pmCoffee and Mince Pies. Christmas Craft. Games. Pool Table. Tennis Table.As part of the Christmas Open Day we will have a family Christingle at 4pm.All Welcome – please come and go as you please. Sunday 15th DecemberTown Centre Carol Singing and Christmas…

Walking into Holy Week

During holy week, [April 14th-21st] our Minister Lorna will be leading walks at different times of the day in the local area, with a theme from each day of Jesus life in the last week before the cross. We can walk and chew over events from holy week. Palm Sunday 14th April at 3pm. Meet at Wye…

Prayer Meeting – 17th October

On Wednesday 17th October we will be holding a prayer meeting for our missionaries (including MAF), students and those involved in social action locally (Street Pastors, Nightshelter etc). Time: 7.30pm at church. A variety of ways of praying will be offered, and no-one will be put on the spot! Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash  

Equipping Kitchens

For several months we have been collecting items of personal hygiene and toiletries for mothers and babies for the women who arrive at the Ashford women’s refuge with nothing apart from what they stand up in.  Nappies of all sizes and wipes for the youngest children and soap, shampoo, pants and tampons for the mothers are the basic essentials but all kinds…

The Alpha Course

Alpha is a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith, typically run over eleven weeks. Each talk looks at a different question around faith and is designed to create conversation. Alpha is run all around the globe, and everyone is welcome. It runs in cafés, churches, universities, homes – you name it. No two Alphas look the same, but generally they have…