Future events in the life of the church

Mission Committee Fair

TWAM Tools with a Mission Everyone is warmly invited to support Emmanuel’s Mission Committee Fair, which will be held outside on the Green after the church service on 12th September until 1.30 pm or in the church halls if it rains. There will be live music, a bouncy castle, raffles, games, stalls and refreshments. Please … Continue reading Mission Committee Fair

Elmers End Free Church Open Weekend

Elmers End Free Church, Goddard Road, BR3 4BN, warmly invite friends from their sister church, Emmanuel, to join them at their Open Church Weekend: Saturday 18th September between 10am and 4pm Sunday 19th September between 1pm and 4pm It will be featuring three exhibitions: Celebrating local history Celebrating home-produced lockdown art and craft* Celebrating faith … Continue reading Elmers End Free Church Open Weekend


On the 5th and 6th of June I will (hopefully!) be taking part in the National 3 Peaks Challenge as part of a team led by the Durham University Charities Commission in aid of Teesdale and Weardale Mountain Rescue Service. The challenge is to climb the tallest mountains in England, Scotland and Wales in one … Continue reading Fundraising

Christian Aid Week 2021

the e-envelope  challenge!  This year Christian Aid week runs from the 10th – 16th May. Due to COVID protocols, and for the second year running it is inappropriate to undertake door-to-door collections. This means that Christian Aid may suffer a loss of income to undertake its vital ministry to address issues of poverty and injustice, … Continue reading Christian Aid Week 2021

Census in England and Wales

Emmanuel URC has been asked by the Census Engagement Manager in the Borough of Bromley to promote the forthcoming census which is being conducted by the Office for National Statistics. The designated Census Day is Sunday 21st March. Ahead of then every household will receive a letter in the post with an access code enabling an … Continue reading Census in England and Wales

Psalm at Seven

Our Lent journey exploring a psalm a week continues through March, every Wednesday at 7pm. The  devotional/exploration of a Psalm will be for around 10 minutes and conclude with a prayer. After the prayer, you may choose to click and leave or bide a while, for a chat and a cuppa. I’ll mix a hot … Continue reading Psalm at Seven