We firmly believe that our work as a church is to reach out and support those in need. We help local good causes and charities and several national and international causes and charities.
Charities we support on a regular basis:
Anita Goulden Trust www.anitagoulden.org/
supports the work of a home for disabled and abandoned children, and a school for the children from the home and others from deprived backgrounds in Northern Peru.
Bridge Youth Project http://www.the-bridge.org.uk/
takes the Christian faith into local schools through assemblies and RE lessons. Supporting the community through youth projects and inclusion groups.
2019 is the Bridge's 25th Anniversary
Children in Distress http://www.childrenindistress.org/
provides care for children living with HIV, AIDS or incurable illnesses in Romania. They run two hospices and a holiday centre for these children.
Hope Now http://www.hopenow.org.uk/
is dedicated to ongoing work in the Ukraine working with orphanages and children in need, evangelism and church planting.
Mission Aviation Fellowship https://www.maf-uk.org/
flying evangelists, pastors and medical workers to inaccessible villages in various parts of the world. We support Alan & Davina Sully who are with MAF in Mongolia at present.
Morning Star (Salisbury) http://www.morningstarsalisbury.org/
Christian charity providing housing and emotional support for those finding themselves in difficult circumstances, often life and death situations that may be affected by, or as a result of, substance abuse, mental illness, bad physical health and other issues including homelessness.
Open Doors www.opendoorsuk.org/
supporting the persecuted Church around the world.
Tear Fund http://www.tearfund.org/
is a leading relief and development charity, passionate about the local church bringing justice and transforming lives - overcoming global poverty.
This is a Christian organisation and one of the world’s leading aid and development agencies working in over 100 countries. Our support helps Hurungwe, a community in Zimbabwe.
In celebration of our 25 years as a church, we have linked with a number of churches nationally and internationally.
So far, those agreeing to link with us include:
Find out how by contacting us at:
Durrington Community Church
High Street, Durrington
Or use our online contact form.
This coming Sunday
Andy will be sharing the next part of his series on growing the church
We would like to encourage anyone to come along to that.
We also have a children's ministry run by Lynda and Daniel and we welcome families to our church.
Tea and toast, our breakfast club for parents and carers continues on Thursday mornings!
However we're allowing the chance for the dads to meet up as well.
On Saturday 15 February we will be holding our first Tea & Toast for Dads at the Old School Hall
from 9am, rather than 8.45.
(Well, it is the weekend!)
We meet as with the Thursday group at the Old School Hall in College Road. All are welcome!
The Cheerful Cuppa, a cafe at the Village Hall run by Christians in the village is on every Wednesday from 10am.
There is a variety of cakes and refreshments on offer and it is an excellent opportunity to meet friends, old and new
The Trussell Trust foodbank needs the following items:
Fruit juice (long life)
Tinned rice pudding
Tinned green vegetables
If you would like to donate an item or two, there is a collection point in Amesbury Tesco.