Welcome to Christ Church Portsdown
We are a friendly, evangelical, Anglican 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.
Well done Linda, Roy and the whole Christ Church neighbourhood lunch team! Great Burns Supper! Fab’ food, good company and lots of laughs. Find out more about our neighbourhood lunches by clicking here.
The start of 2015 will not be the same as any other year for me. From January to March I am taking what used to be called ‘Sabbatical’, but now in the church is called ‘Extended Ministerial Development Leave’. It comes about half way through my time in full-time church ministry. I was ordained 15 years ago and, all […]
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. Dipak, from Nepal, has been undergoing treatment at […]
A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND PEACEFUL NEW YEAR TO ALL Andy & Jacqui would like to thank everyone for their Christmas cards and good wishes received at the Vicarage. Andy will be taking time out of parish ministry from 1st January to 31st March 2015 as he takes his Extended Ministerial Development Leave. During this […]
The angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today in the town of David a Saviour has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. This will be a sign to you: you will find a baby wrapped […]
Only two more sleeps before Christmas Day! We warmly welcome you, bring your friends and family and let’s get Christmas started!!! Our services over the next couple of days: Christmas Eve 10.00am – Holy Communion 3.00pm – Family Carols 11.30pm – Holy Communion for Christmas Christmas Day 8.00am – Holy Communion 10.00am – Family Communion
Peter and Sally Bartlett, our new Mission Partners in Paraguay, visit the 10.30am service. “Peter and Sally served as SAMS mission partners in Bolivia from 1992 to 2005 where they firmly established the congregation of Cristo el Salvador. They then[...]