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!

Remembering, hoping

Remember your word to your servant, for you have given me hope. (Psalm 119:49) When did you feel most fulfilled and “on-track” in your Christian life? If the answer is anything other than ‘now’, think about what’s changed – what were you doing then that you’re not doing now? Has anything got in the way? Being […]

SotM3 series notes

The series notes for our next three weeks’ reflection on Matthew 7, the third chapter of the “Sermon on the Mount”, are available to view or print on the Sermon Series page (under ‘Sundays’).

Chard Churches Good Friday witness

Chard Churches Together celebrated the annual Walk of Witness together on Good Friday, with an estimated 130 people from the Christian churches in Chard in procession through the town to observe the start of the most important weekend in the Church’s traditional calendar. Starting at Chard Baptist Church with a commissioning led by Forefront Community Church’s […]

Good Friday Walk of Witness 10am

Forefront Community Church is starting off the Chard Churches Together combined Walk of Witness, at 10am on Good Friday morning (14 April), hosted by Chard Baptist Church on Holyrood Street. Please devote an hour, if you can, to showing Chard that all believers are united around the Cross at this most important season of the […]

Epic Explorers: Crown Cave

Epic Explorers takes us on a journey around Adventure Island. At each stop we learn an important lesson about Jesus. This week our journey took us to Crown Cave. After some fun games to get our brains into detective mode we looked at finding evidence and then answering the following questions; Was Jesus dead? Was […]

Epic Explorers: Mysterious Mountains

Epic Explorers takes us on a journey around Adventure Island. At each stop we learn an important lesson about Jesus. This week we trekked up the Mysterious Mountains. This was the most difficult part of the journey so far as we found out about the best and worst day in history – the day that […]

Epic Explorers: Discovery Dens

Epic Explorers takes us on a journey around Adventure Island. At each stop we learn an important lesson about Jesus. This week we visited Discovery Dens – so of course we had to build a den! The kids did a great job and came up with some creative ways to make sure that the whole […]