Our Vision: The Lord Jesus Christ.
Our Mission: To Know Christ, and to Make Him Known.
Our Plan: To Love God, To Love our Neighbours, and to Love One Another.
Our congregation worshiping in the newly refurbished auditorium. January 2016
was taken at a Heritage Sunday celebration service, and shows several
of our members in period costume, from the foundation of the church
We come together in all sorts of ways throughout the
week for the three things in our Plan: Loving God, Our Neighbours, and
One Another. Many of us meet in small groups
(click HERE for
more info) where we enjoy fellowship, bible study, and
We all try to serve God wherever we are and in whatever
situation we find ourselves. Some of us serve through the
church social services such as childcare, social
work, or other community ministries.
For more detail about these, click HERE.
We also seek to reach our community and our world with
the good news of Jesus Christ through overseas mission and local
evangelism. For a good picture of church life (or at least
some of its highlights) check out our 'recent events' page by clicking
the link on the left, or clicking HERE.
Our main event each week is the
Sunday Service when we come together as one branch of God's family tree
to enjoy him in worship, to share fellowship together, and to hear His
We meet at 10.00 on Sunday mornings.
2017 has seen us moving to all age services so children are catered for and included in our regular services. This is in line with the wishes of the parents involved and after discussion with the elders.
More information for
families can be found HERE.
are archived HERE.
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A Communion meal is served
on the first and third Sunday of each month.
Everybody is welcome! The cup is unfermented grape juice, and the bread
is gluten free.
For more information about our history, recent or upcoming events, Youth programmes, and other ministries and personnel in the church, click on the appropriate link to the left.
life and ministry of a church is nourished and sustained by the
witness and faithful giving of those committed to the local church. If
would like to give to the work of Thames Baptist our account is 03 0458
glad to have Brian and Zoe Kenning with us as our
They quickly settled in with us and are a real blessing.
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