Mission in the Local Area

As Christians part of our discipleship is to have a heart for and sacrificial commitment to the poor. At various phases of our church life these words have been significant for us:

  • ‘Is it not to share your food with the hungry…’ Isaiah 58:7
  • ‘Therefore if anyone is in Christ he is a new creation, the old has gone, the new has come! All this is from God who reconciled us to Himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation.’ 2 Corinthians 5:17-18 

This ministry is carried out in a number of ways, but the list below is not exhaustive, and if you have your own ideas for ways to reach out, then please contact the Church Office.

We also have a video available of the various activities of this ministry that you can watch by downloading it – right click here and ‘Save Target as..’ to store the video on your computer and then watch.

Care for Carers
An outreach to carers and the people they care for, consisting of lunch and entertainment while carers take a break if they wish.
Saturday Outreach Lunches
A meal and friendship for people who are homeless, sleeping rough or in temporary accommodation.
Special Needs Outreach
Bi-monthly events with a Biblical theme are held at the Centre for adults with learning difficulties.
Sunday Breakfast
At Wotnots car park, for those sleeping rough. 
Signing for the Deaf
Church members provide signing for deaf people during Sunday morning services.
The Besom
A charity providing a free service which forms a bridge between those who want to give time, money, things and skills and those who are in need. It ensures what is given is used effectively. Click here to see the Guildford page of the Besom website.
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