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Christmas Day Service 2019

On beautiful sunny, bright, crisp Christmas morning we gathered together to celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus. It was wonderful to have many visitors join with us. As we arrived we were greeted by the wonderful sounds of musicians playing well know carols praising the Lord. The hour long meeting started with a children’s talk by our Deacon James Martin.  He spoke about being on Santa’s ‘nice’ or ‘naughty’ lists.  He demonstrated that we are all on God’s ‘naughty’ list due to our sin. We heard that by...

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Week of Prayer 2020

From January 6th to 10th, to commence the new year, we are gathering every day from Monday to Friday, for a time of prayer. We will be thanking God for the year just ended and praying for His blessing upon the coming year. The times for each day are below. Some days are split into two sessions; please join us for both or either session as you are able. Monday, Wednesday and Friday:7.30pm – Session 18.25pm – Session 2Tuesday:11.00am Thursday:6.30pm Whether you are local or visiting we would be very pleased to see you...

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Christmas 2019

Join us for an hour of Carols, Readings and the real Christmas message on the following days: Sunday 15th December 6.00pm (Evening Carol Service) Sunday 22nd December 11.00am (Family Carol Service) Both services will be followed by mince pies. We also have a Christmas Day service held at 10.30am....

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PTI Update

On Wednesday the 13th November we had Simon Percy from Pastor Training International (PTI) give us a report on the work of PTI. Due to a technical reason we were unable to post the report. This has now been resolved and can be listen to here. Whilst it was a multimedia presentation we have the audio only version available.

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Church Anniversary 2019

On the 17th and 18th of November Buckingham Chapel celebrated it’s 172nd Anniversary. Richard Brooks, retired Pastor from Matlock, Yorkshire took the weekend services. On Saturday Richard preached on just one word “Selah: Pause for thought”.  Sunday Morning’s title was “Be careful who you listen to” and Sunday Evenings was “How to be up when you’re down”.  Pastor Oliver Gross opened the weekend with these words: This year Buckingham Chapel is 172 years...

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Abortion: Choice, Necessity, or Injustice?

On Thursday 25th September we hosted a presentation from Susie Molina and Dave Brennan of the Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform (www.cbruk.org) called Abortion: Choice, Necessity, or Injustice? Whilst it was a multimedia presentation we have the audio only version available, split into 3 parts, which can be listened to here: Part 1 Part 2 Part...

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Lighthouse

LIGHTHOUSE is our new weekly club for children aged 9 to 12 years old. Held in the comfort of one of our homes enjoy: games, crafts, food, quizzes, cooking, interactive talks. Come, chill and have some fun on Friday evenings, 6.30 until 8pm. Contact Simon (07593 408508) or Paul (01454 620238) for details.

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All Students Welcome

We at Buckingham would like to extend a warm welcome to all students starting at Bristol universities this autumn. Our location, just opposite the BU students union, makes us very local to student life. Our services are based around a study of the Bible that we hope is both encouraging and challenging. Sunday lunches are available at various church members houses, or for the very brave, downstairs in the church hall with our twenty or so Romanian Roma children at their Roma children’s lunch. University is a key time for most people, and...

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Baptisms of Dee and Swee

On Sunday 9th June, our sisters in the faith, Dee and Swee, was baptised by our pastor, Oliver Gross. Oliver preached on Acts 2: 1-41, with a sermon titled “Why baptism?”. The Holy Spirit has been poured out on all flesh that has been saved, bestowing spiritual gifts and blessings that can be used in the service of the church. You can listen to the full message here. “Repent, and let every one of you be baptised in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. For the promise...

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Creation Meeting

We are hosting a Creation event at Buckingham Chapel on Friday 7th June. We have two brothers coming from Creation Ministries International to speak on aspects of biblical creation. The first talk by Lucien Tuinstra (‘Dynamic Dinosaurs’) at 6.30 will be accessible for children, whereas the second by Gavin Cox (‘Adam: man, myth or ape?’) at 7.45 is appropriate for adults, especially those already familiar with the issues.  More information about the speakers can be found by following this link: CMI Event at...

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