Pursuing Spiritual Wholeness feature

Pursuing Spiritual Wholeness

At our evening services throughout the months of June and July we will be thinking through the theme of pursuing Spiritual wholeness by working through the letter of James. James is a full-on letter all about integrating what we believe with how we live. It pointedly addresses the gaps that...

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Young Families Mission Co-ordinator

This week Clare Fillingham began her role as Emmanuel’s brand new Young Families Mission Co-ordinator. We caught up with her at Emmanuel Central to find out all about the new role:     Tell us about your role and what you will be doing. From the outset I must say that I...

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Associate Vicar

Associate Vicar post

We are looking to appoint an Associate Vicar who will come and help us to fulfil our vision of making disciples of Jesus who are equipped for life. The new Associate Vicar will share with the Vicar in the spiritual, theological and pastoral oversight of a large and diverse range of growing...

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Christianity.org.uk (600)


Peter Graystone regularly leads and preaches at Emmanuel Croydon. In one of his other roles, he also runs the Christianity.org.uk website which is a brilliant resource for those asking what Christianity is all about. What is Christianity.org.uk? Christianity.org.uk is the website of the Christian Enquiry Agency Ltd.  This is an agency of Churches...

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C.S. Lewis

On 22nd November 1963, three great men died within hours of each other: Aldous Huxley, C S Lewis, and John F Kennedy. The deaths of the first two were eclipsed by the tragic circumstances of the third and today much of the news will be about the anniversary of Kennedy’s...

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Happy Halloween?

Many families who ‘celebrate’ Halloween don’t actually think about what they’re celebrating. For them, Halloween may be an opportunity to offer hospitality, and to build a greater sense of community with friends and neighbours. (Both of which are Christian values!) We may distance ourselves from Halloween events for good reason, but in so...

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Youth and Children's Leaders 2013-14

Here are some of the amazing leaders of our Youth and Children’s work that we have just commissioned for the new school year. And this isn’t even half of them! Don’t forget to encourage them, thank them, and pray for them! If you have kids between the ages of 0-18years and...

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