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

Quiz

SATURDAY 30th SEPTEMBER 7.00pm for 7.30pm CHURCH HALL Tickets £10 So, who doesn’t like a quiz? Most of us think we are good quizzers, so here’s your opportunity to prove it! We are holding a fundraising quiz at the end of September. For anyone who came to previous events, it will follow the same format. […]

From the Vicarage: September

As we move into September and the children return to school, we begin to pick up activities that we have put to one side for a while. In our church that means that a variety of smaller groups (like homegroups, Mothers’ Union and Who Let The Dads Out?) will start again. It is also a […]

Mission of the Month: Church Army

Church Army’s vision is for everyone, everywhere to encounter God’s love and be empowered to transform their communities through faith shared in words and action. A little more detail about Church Army, from their own website. We put our vision in place through following our DARE strategy. DARE has four objectives that underpin our work. […]

Men’s Golf Day

Date:  Saturday, 9th September Venue:  Southwick Park Golf Club 24 player spots confirmed.  Six tee times, starting from 1:46pm.  As part of the package that has been agreed upon, there will first be a lunch of ham, egg and chips at 12:15pm!  (Arrive at 12:00pm.)  This will give us all a chance to meet and […]

From the Vicarage: A Word from Max

It is good to be with you, are the words I often start a service with.  They are more than just words, they are my heart and encouragement to you.  I pray that as your words of encouragement to me have lifted my spirit, my words will do the same to you.  A few years […]

Mission of the Month: School Pastors

School Pastors is an initiative from the Ascension Trust, which is a Christian-based Charitable Trust, operating a successful national initiative known as Street Pastors since 2003.  School Pastors was set up with the desire to assist schools with pupils who were experiencing difficulties with their school life.  It was established initially through a pilot scheme […]

Upcoming Special Events

Sep
29
Fri
11:00 am Grave Talk
Grave Talk
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Grave Talk is an opportunity to talk about death, funerals and related topics, over tea and cake. Organised by Revd Carol Gully, Chaplain at Rowans Living Well Centre in Purbrook Heath Road. Friday 29th Sept[...]
Sep
30
Sat
7:00 pm Quiz Night
Quiz Night
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7.00pm door open for 7.30pm start in the Church Hall, tickets available £10 for more info speak to Sandra, Sue or Vicky.

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