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Fire church!

As the streets surrounding Emmanuel closed to traffic and neighbours took up the Big Lunch 2015 we decided to continue the party! Our evening congregation gathered as church on the lawn with food and fire (and frisbee!), hanging out together in the stunning evening sunshine. Marshmallows came out late as we chatted into the...

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May Rendezvous

Praise God for a great time together. At least 30 guests joined us, including some had had never experienced Rendezvous before. The team of helpers were brilliant including all those who helped so wonderfully with transport. We particularly appreciated the tables and chairs being set-up by younger folk the afternoon before – it...

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Baptisms Mar’15

WOW! What a fantastic celebration yesterday as we baptised Zac, George, Hannah, Diana and Andrew – with varying amounts of water! Such an encouragement to everyone in church as these five people declared their trust in Jesus and their desire to follow Him, and make Him known throughout their lives. Definitely...

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Wild West Invite (600)

Wicked Wild West

Yee-haw! What a brilliant night we had at Friday Night Project last week! Over 100 children joined us as we ventured into the Wild West! Lots of us were dressed in our best cowboy gear ready to hit the saloon for horse lassoing, panning for gold, having a shoot out...

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Advent at Emmanuel Croydon This year we will be marking the season of Advent by using a series of daily readings and reflections together as a community.

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Speaking of Dying

Question: For what would 90 people leave their warm, comfortable homes and trek through dark, wet, windswept November streets? Answer: An opportunity to talk with others about their own demise. Death Café, in which groups of people meet over tea and cake to talk about death and what that means for life,...

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