Our anthem does a pretty good job of explaining who we are, with lyrics like…
You can be young, old, middle-aged, married, single, divorced, engaged, healthy, sick, rich or poor, vegan, coeliac or a carnivore.
Gay, queer, bi or pan, genderfluid, non-binary or trans, people of all skin colours and race, autistic or deaf you will be embraced.
We’re all made in God’s image, our diversity helps us to envisage, all that God is and created us to be, as we live our lives here in Southend-on-Sea.
We believe church is inclusive – celebrating and affirming every person rather than discriminating.
FIND YOUR PLACE
We are a small network of Community Groups in Southend-on-Sea and surrounding areas. We are passionate about following Jesus and sharing life together and we are inspired to make a difference in Southend and beyond.
To find out more you could get the email newsfor all our events and use the chatbot below to ask questions.
We would love to meet you. We are deeply affirming, inclusive and welcoming with a good number of us being from the LGBTQ+ community.
Last night we had our second 'Safe Place for our Stories' meet-up, this time in person! We called it Rage Around the Fire. A space for women and non-binary people to talk about their experiences of violence and harassment. It was incredibly special and we feel so grateful to have this space....
Bless Jesus on Friday was such a special evening. So lovely ...
Hello everyone! Next week is our BLESS WEEK! We're so excited, and the weather is looking lovely too! Please let us know if you're planning to come along - especially for the bread making day so we can get enough ingredients! You can let us know by clicking 'Going' on our event pages, or by messaging Grace or Peter, or commenting on this post!