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.

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Holiday at Home

“Holiday at Home” Wednesday August 8th 10.30am to 4.00pm The British Seaside comes to Crookhorn for one day only! If you can’t get away for a holiday then come along to CoGS for a fun day of Games and Crafts (incl. Bingo), a traditional Fish and Chip lunch, “End of the Pier” Show and a […]

Good Neighbours Needs You

Christ Church Good Neighbours Group needs a new Secretary. Could you help support the committee at four management meetings each year and at our AGM plus a little admin in between? If you are interested to find out more please speak to Sheila Gill. To find out more about what Good Neighbours does click here.

From the Vicarage: July

Since I wrote my piece for last month’s magazine, I have had the good fortune to have two, very different, weeks away. At the end of May, as you will see elsewhere in this magazine, a group of us from Christ Church, along with others from the Church of the Good Shepherd, Crookhorn, and some […]

Mission of the Month: Mission to Seafarers

Piracy, shipwreck, abandonment and separation from loved ones are just a few of the problems merchant seafarers face.  Around the world, The Mission to Seafarers provides help and support to the 1.5 million men and women who face danger every day to keep our global economy afloat. Mission to Seafarers work in over 260 ports caring […]

From the Vicarage: June

Some of you will know of my passion for the ‘beautiful game’ of football. I usually try to keep it out of this column for the sake of those who aren’t interested, but this month I have given in. I hope you’ll bear with me for this occasional indulgence. The end of the football season […]

Mission of the Month: Mission Aviation Fellowship

            In today’s ‘connected world’, the irony is that never have so many people been so isolated. Flying onto desert and jungle airstrips, lakes and rivers, tracks and roads, MAF’s light aircraft and their mission pilots go the extra miles to provide a lifeline. Working in partnership with hundreds of […]

Upcoming Special Events

Jul
28
Sat
all-day New Wine Summer Conference
New Wine Summer Conference
Jul 28 – Aug 3 all-day
NEW WINE SUMMER CONFERENCE: Andy and Jacqui (and hopefully a few others) will be attending the Conference at the Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, from Saturday 28th July to Friday 3rd August 2018.[...]
Aug
8
Wed
10:30 am Holiday at Home
Holiday at Home
Aug 8 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
The British Seaside comes to Crookhorn for one day only! If you can’t get away for a holiday then come along to CoGS for a fun day of Games and Crafts (incl. Bingo), a traditional[...]

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