Come into Life @ancbchurch, the Church of England in Ampfield, Chilworth and North Baddesley. Faith filled worship, hope for all of life and transforming work in our communities

Vicar Victoria

Burial ground changes

Our team and volunteers are working at St John the Baptist to make the church burial ground a safe and peaceful place to remember the departed. This post has answers to questions which are cropping up a lot and updates.

Reimagining work with children and young people @acnbchurch

We are continuing work to reimagine all we do to support children and young people @acnbchurch. In early April a group of folk from all our churches are meeting to continue shaping the future path of this vital work.

Easter update

Easter day marks the climax of God’s long rescue mission bringing us out of darkness in the work of Jesus, the light of the world. Read on to learn how we are celebrating.

Revd Vanessa: Graduates MA in Christian Spirituality

Revd Vanessa, one of the @acnbchurch team, was awarded her MA in Christian Spirituality today in Salisbury. Her dissertation explored the relevance of Julian of Norwich’s writings to the concept of recovery in Mental Health inpatient units.

Womens World Day of Prayer 2018

@acnbchurch joined partners from local churches at North Baddesley Baptist Church to mark a snow delayed Women’s World Day of Prayer on 9 March 2018.

The next phase of the launches today

We’re pleased to announce the launch of a major revision to the website of the Church of England in Ampfield, Chilworth and North Baddesley. Since we first launched a consolidated site across this group we have been learning how best to use the site as a digital assistant for our mission and evangelism.

An Holy Lent

In our divided country and battered world, join us in keeping an holy Lent this 2018

An Advent story: All Saints Damascus

All Saints Church Damascus, our namesakes, have lain on the frontline in Syria for seven years. Their faithful worship and service to the community is a story of love remaking hope in trouble. An Advent story.

ACNY Image Size Cheat Sheet

A post for Church of England parishes… Unofficial image size cheat sheet for the new A Church Near You site. Editors will find this super helpful for picking good images.