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 […]

Get 180 cakes!

The 180 youth group is exchanging cakes for donations after the Sunday service, so come hungry (and with cash!) The proceeds will help ensure that ALL our youth have the opportunity to go to Christian camps this summer.

Testing and trying a calling

This year, Forefront family members are challenging themselves to discern God’s specific calling on their lives, and to take steps to pursue that calling. We are all called together to follow after Jesus Christ in a life of Spirit-filled obedience as he advances the Kingdom of God through the Church … but what is the […]

Church meeting, 9 March

Want to have a say in strategy and decisions that affect the future of Forefront? Keen to hear updates about Forefront Centre, Life Groups, our missionaries and other Christian ministries we support? Need to know the financial position? The Forefront business meeting, for all who consider themselves members, is on 9 March in the Chard […]