Easter 2022

Find life that lasts this Easter…

Join us for a series of special services and events in the lead up to Easter

Services

Sunday 3rd April, 10.30am – Who is Jesus?
Sunday 10th April, 10.30am – Why did He come?
Friday 15th April, 10am – Why did He die?
Sunday 17th April, 10.30am – Jesus is risen! So what?
Sunday 24th April, 10.30am – Who can be forgiven?

Events

Thursday 17th March – Ladies Easter Wreath-Making Evening, 8pm, £3 including a short talk on Easter

Wednesday 30th March – Agape Coffee Morning, 10.30am-12pm

Saturday 2nd April – Brazilian Themed International Evening, 5-7pm, Free event – just bring a dish or dessert to share.

Sunday 10th April – Easter Trail in Worth Park, 2-4pm

Christmas 2021

Sunday 12th December 3-4pm – Carol Service in Worth Park: please bring an outdoor chair and join us on the croquet lawn for traditional carols, Bible readings and a Christmas message. This is a free event and there is no need to book in advance. In the event of bad weather this service will be held in the church building.
Wednesday 15th December, 7.30pm in church – Ladies Christmas Fondant Craft Evening: an opportunity to learn how to create cake decorations and a testimony from Rose Herridge about how she became a Christian. To book a space please e-mail angelinebell@hotmail.co.uk
Sunday 19th December, 4-5pm – Nativity Carol Service in Church: this will be a family friendly service in which the children will be involved in telling the story of the birth of Jesus. No need to book in advance.
Saturday 25th December, 10am – Christmas Day service in church
 

New Year – an 8 week Christianity Explored Course for those who would like to explore further what the BIble has to say and who Jesus is.

 

Easter 2021

Our theme this year is ‘Easter – hope for the nations’. This reflects the message we’ve heard in Acts but also what we see in our church family, as brothers and sisters in Christ from many different parts of the world. Indeed on Easter Sunday we have 4 countries represented amongst the 5 being baptised!

What do we have planned?
Here are the services and events we have planned along with those involved in organizing them.

Saturday 27th March – International Quiz Evening, 6-7.15pm on Zoom
This event will be aimed at the whole family with rounds focused on different parts of the world. Please e-mail events@threebridgesfreechurch.org to register so we know who to send the link out to. Let us know if you plan to form a team with others. Alternatively, we can add you to a team.

Sunday 28th March – Palm Sunday Service, 10.30am – in church and livestreamed on Zoom

Wednesday 31st March – Women’s Chocolate Truffle Making Evening, 7.30pm on Zoom
Please e-mail events@threebridgesfreechurch.org to register and we will send you the link and ingredients you need on the evening.

Friday 2nd April – Good Friday Service, 10am on Zoom
This will be a communion service as we remember the death of Christ. You can email pastor@threebridgesfreechurch.org for the link

Saturday 3rd April – Easter Family Trail
We are planning an Easter Family Trail to do in a local park. Those who complete the trail will receive a goody bag including children’s book, tract, invitation to our Easter Sunday Service and of course some chocolate.

Sunday 4th April – Easter Sunday Baptismal Services, 10.30am and 6pm in church and livestreamed
We have the joy of baptising 5 people on the day we remember the resurrection of Christ. These baptisms will be split across our two Sunday services.

10.30am Morning Service

6pm Evening Service

We will be giving priority on spaces in church to family and friends of those being baptised. However, the services will be livestreamed via our YouTube channel.

Holiday Bible Club

Holiday Bible Club flyerIn half term:
Wed, Thu and Fri 19-21 Feb
10:00 – 12:30
 
Here at Three Bridges Free Church
 
Looking for something for the children at half term? Our Holiday Bible Club will be running Wednesday, Thursday and Friday morning from 10am to 12.30pm and is open to all children aged 4 to 12.
 
There is no cost and the adults can stay for a coffee, cake and chat.
If you would like to register your child in advance, then click here
 

The BIG Quiz Night

Saturday 16th November 6-9 PM

Get together with your friends, family and church for an epic evening of poverty-fighting fun.

For one night only – churches and other groups up and down the country will be taking part in the biggest multi-venue, nationwide quiz ever.

We’d love you to join in!

Entry £3 (includes pizza and drinks) – please book in advance
Donations on night for Tearfund’s poverty and disaster relief work
6 – 9 PM Teams of 5 – 8 people Sign up in entrance hall

Every pound raised will help transform the lives of people living in poverty.
Please visit www.tearfund.org/quiz to find out more.

International Evening

Bring and share meal for all the family with a French theme. There will be a short talk on the Christian faith from Philippe Mayhew and a member of the church sharing their testimony.

 

Family Fun Day

Saturday 11 May – Starts 2.30 PM

A few games to try and play in teams or families, bouncy castle, painting, table tennis – come and have some fun, we’d love to meet you.
BBQ starts at 5 PM
Suggested donation £3 or £6 family

Easter Services

Please join us over Easter as we remember and celebrate the good news of Jesus’ death and resurrection.

19th April – Good Friday at 10.00 am
21st April – Easter Sunday at 10.30 am (all age service)

All are welcome

Crawley in Film

Using archive footage that people have filmed over the years of the development of Crawley as a New Town. Produced into a film by the Independent Cinema Office. To be screened at Three Bridges Free Church (approx 50 mins followed by refreshments). Free.