Nativity: Take 3 – Week 1

It’s that time of year again – Nativity club is here! This year we will be presenting a ‘Bedtime Story for Jesus’, a chance for us to eavesdrop on Mary as she tucks her son into bed and tells Jesus the story of the night he was born. Each week we’ll be filming a different […]

Practice English conversation!

Forefront is offering eight free conversation classes, open to anyone whose first language is not English and who wants to build up their chatting skills in a friendly, informal group. The classes run every Saturday from 21 October for eight weeks, after which we’ll take stock and see how to continue. Each week a different […]

English Classes – begin this Saturday

  The first of 8 free English Classes, designed for those who are speakers of other languages who want to improve their English conversation skills, starts this Saturday, 21 October. Each week we will be looking at a different topic including going to the doctors, cars and the garage, and talking to the plumber. Classes […]

Here’s some good advice

Citizen’s Advice South Somerset has an outreach team who offer free, confidential advice to people from Chard and district in Forefront Centre every Thursday from 10am. You can see that you’ll get a warm welcome from the team! Forefront is pleased to partner with Citizen’s Advice, who are an independent charity giving advice on virtually […]

Forefront Flyers

Did you spot our team in the Chard Flyer? The marvellous new quarterly publication was distributed to every house in the TA20 postcode area, and thanks to the generosity of the editor, Forefront Centre’s work was prominently promoted. From the WorkLife job club to the Lords Larder food bank, from Citizen’s Advice South Somerset to […]

72 hours with the Bible

Chard Churches Together, the group to which the Christian churches in Chard belong, is reading the whole Bible aloud, non-stop, outside Chard Guildhall from 7am, Thursday 1st June, to 7am, Pentecost Sunday, 4th June. Want to be part of it? You can sign up to take part in the reading and organisation for a day, an hour, 15 minutes, […]

God’s gifts of grace

To each one of us grace has been given as Christ apportioned it. (Ephesians 4:7) We are starting a series on the purpose and function of the gifts of the Holy Spirit next week (28 May), continuing on Pentecost Sunday and for three weeks beyond that. You can prepare for the remarks each Sunday by […]

Pray first … chat at the end!

Nothing happens in the Christian’s life that does not begin in prayer. And, it seems, nothing happens in the church without a tasty beverage at the end! Let’s celebrate the kitchen crew who keep us hydrated and caffeinated each week!