Welcome to Christ Church Portsdown
We are a friendly, evangelical, Church of England church who have been serving the Widley, Purbrook and Cosham area on the edge of Portsmouth for over 130 years. Services range from contemporary band-led worship to the occasional prayer book sung evensong, with much in between.

News

Lent Course

Beginning in the 2nd week of March, ‘Receiving Christ’. Five weeks to learn together as we prepare for Easter. Speak to Mark or Sandra for more details.

Lent Lunches

Beginning on Saturday 4th March, we will be holding lunches weekly, in the Church Hall, for six consecutive weeks. As always, we really would appreciate any help you may be able to give at the lunches and by donating home-made soups. If this is something you may be able to do, please sign the form at […]

From the Vicarage: February

Some thoughts from our curate…… After she woke up, a woman told her husband, “I just dreamed that you gave me a pearl necklace for Valentine’s day. What do you think it means?” “You’ll know tonight,” he said with a cheeky smile. That evening, the man came home with a small package and gave it […]

Mission of the Month: Church Mission Society

In February we are supporting the Church Mission Society (CMS). Church Mission Society is a community of people in mission who want the world to know Jesus. To find out more about the Church Mission Society and the good work they do click here.

From the Vicarage: January

The start of a new year is always a time for making plans and maybe a few resolutions. At Christ Church we will be spending some time thinking about the future direction of our church as we follow a course called Leading your Church into Growth. This will help us to look at what we […]

Mission of the Month: Leprosy Mission

  The Leprosy Mission International is a leading international non-denominational Christian organisation, with over 130 years experience in leprosy work.  Their aim is to eradicate this disease completely and give hope and renewed life to leprosy sufferers through education, rehabilitation, medication, surgery, physiotherapy and loving Christian care. Anil is seven years old and lives in […]

Upcoming Special Events

Feb
25
Sat
10:00 am Good Neighbours AGM
Good Neighbours AGM
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
CCP GOOD NEIGHBOURS AGM on Sat 25th Feb 10am in the Church Hall – please come along and catch up on what’s going on; refreshments and time to talk afterwards – would be great to[...]
Mar
4
Sat
12:00 pm Lent Lunch
Lent Lunch
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
LENT LUNCHES: Beginning on Saturday 4th March, we will be holding these weekly, in the Church Hall, for six consecutive weeks. As always, we really would appreciate any help you may be able to give[...]
Mar
11
Sat
12:00 pm Lent Lunch
Lent Lunch
Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
LENT LUNCHES: Beginning on Saturday 4th March, we will be holding these weekly, in the Church Hall, for six consecutive weeks. As always, we really would appreciate any help you may be able to give[...]
Mar
18
Sat
12:00 pm Lent Lunch
Lent Lunch
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
LENT LUNCHES: Beginning on Saturday 4th March, we will be holding these weekly, in the Church Hall, for six consecutive weeks. As always, we really would appreciate any help you may be able to give[...]
Mar
25
Sat
12:00 pm Lent Lunch
Lent Lunch
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
LENT LUNCHES: Beginning on Saturday 4th March, we will be holding these weekly, in the Church Hall, for six consecutive weeks. As always, we really would appreciate any help you may be able to give[...]
6:00 pm Cheese and Wine Reception
Cheese and Wine Reception
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Cheese and wine reception to celebrate the opening of the new entrance and toilets. Everyone welcome.
Apr
1
Sat
12:00 pm Lent Lunch
Lent Lunch
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
LENT LUNCHES: Beginning on Saturday 4th March, we will be holding these weekly, in the Church Hall, for six consecutive weeks. As always, we really would appreciate any help you may be able to give[...]
Apr
8
Sat
12:00 pm Lent Lunch
Lent Lunch
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
LENT LUNCHES: Beginning on Saturday 4th March, we will be holding these weekly, in the Church Hall, for six consecutive weeks. As always, we really would appreciate any help you may be able to give[...]

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