The main church service is every Sunday at 10:30am, however there are many other services to choose from. The general pattern of services through the month is outlined below, but it is subject to some variation, so do check the Calendar or Upcoming Services page for details.
It helps to get there 15 minutes early to get a parking spot and seat in time for the service to start.
We meet at:
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk IP32 7EW
There is parking available on the site.
You can expect a warm welcome, great worship, an impacting preach and a friendly bunch of people gathering to learn more about God.
Services are split:
First Sunday of each month
8:30am Holy Communion Service, Church of England said, Rite A. This lasts for half an hour and is a quiet meditative service to begin Sunday.
10:30am Family Service which lasts forty-five minutes and is a fun time for families of all ages and the children are encouraged to stay in the service for the whole time.
6:30pm ‘Open Space’ Service which is a time of spontaneous prayer, worship, Bible reading, which lasts approximately one hour.
Second Sunday of each month
10:30am ‘Morning Worship’. This is a service of worship, preaching and prayer and lasts approximately one to one and quarter hours. The children are encouraged to go to Sunday School but there is an unstaffed crèche and quiet toys for children who wish to remain with their parents.
6:30pm Healing Communion Service which involves worship, Holy Communion and the laying on of hands.
Third Sunday of each month
10:30am Holy Communion, Church of England style, Rite A, which lasts about an hour and a quarter to an hour and half. Anyone in good standing with their local church fellowship of whatever denomination is welcome to receive. All children who are unconfirmed are welcomed to receive a blessing.
6:30pm ‘Open Space’ Service, which is a time of spontaneous prayer, worship, Bible reading, which lasts approximately one hour.
Fourth Sunday of each month
10:30am Morning worship This is the same as the service on the second Sunday but often will include baptism of infants. The whole service is aimed to last about one to one and a quarter hours.
6:30pm ‘Word Alive’ Service in which we focus on the teaching of the Bible.
Fifth Sunday of each month
10:30pm Free Communion. This service lasts for about one to one and a quarter hours and is Holy Communion done in a Free Church style. Invariably there is a visiting speaker and communion is received in our seats.
6:30pm ‘Open Space’ Service or a special service of reflection and prayer.
For more information about Sunday School please visit Sunday School page.
After the main meeting finishes there will an be opportunity for prayer if needed. There is tea, coffee and biscuits served at the back of the church.
Come and join us!
If you have any questions about our Sunday Services or need to get in touch with us about any other enquiry we will be happy to help. Please Contact Us for more information.