Category Archives: Community work

Lions award church volunteers for community work

The Lions Club of Leigh on Sea held their very first Community Celebration last night, with guests all committed to improving the lives of others, locally and beyond. The Lions have been very generous in their support of the Southend Churches Winter Night … Continue reading

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Come to a Dementia Awareness Evening

Coming up is Dementia Action Week 20-26 May 2019 and Leigh Road Baptist Church along with other local partners are putting on an awareness evening that all are invited to. WEDNESDAY 22 MAY 7–9PMLeigh Road Baptist Church, Marguerite Drive, Leigh-on-Sea … Continue reading

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World Book Day Fun at Leigh Road Baptist Church Pre-school

On Thursday 7th March 2019, Leigh Road Baptist Church Pre-school, Marguerite Drive, Leigh-on-Sea celebrated World Book Day with millions of other children around the world. The children and staff were encouraged to come to pre-school as their favourite character from … Continue reading

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Visit the Oasis Wellbeing Fair, it’ll do you good

Following the success of last year’s Wellbeing Fair at Oasis The Coffee House, 189 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea we will again be offering a range of stalls promoting different ways of improving physical and mental wellbeing. Whether life is a struggle or … Continue reading

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End of Summer brings in Old Leigh Regatta

Once again Leigh Road Baptist Church Community Volunteers will be involved in supporting tremendous The Old Leigh Regatta 2018. The end of summer is always marked by a traditional community event that has been held in Old Leigh Town for … Continue reading

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LRBC to host artist Gwen Simpson as Leigh Art Trail event highlights true cost of cheap clothes

THE true price of cheap high street fashion is a subject that artist Gwen Simpson will be highlighting via her mammoth textiles project – and she wants the whole community to get involved during the Leigh Art Trail! Gwen’s mission is … Continue reading

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Oasis Coffee House Customers Win Good for Leigh Award

Alan Cook and Steve Tinning were in attendance on behalf of Leigh Road Baptist Church (LRBC) and Oasis Coffee House at the Leigh-on-Sea Town Council annual ‘Good for Leigh’ awards. The evening  showcased exceptional individuals and groups that had been … Continue reading

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Community Engagement thoughts from Anita Ford (Leigh Town Council), Peter Wexham (Southend Borough Council) and Sir David Amess (MP)

We were delighted that on 25th June Anita Ford (Leigh Town Council), Peter Wexham (Southend Borough Council) and Sir David Amess (MP) accepted an invitation to join us in a Sunday service and help us reflect on the needs of … Continue reading

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CANCELLED: Southend West Election Hustings announced

Due the events in London last night and the suspension of campaigning of many of the parties, tonight’s Southend West Hustings event has been cancelled. The church will be open from 6.30pm for a brief time of prayer and reflection … Continue reading

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Great fun volunteering with Leigh Folk Festival in its 25th year

   Volunteers from the LRBC Community Team has another fab Leigh Folk Festival, from the 27-24th June 2016. We joined with the ‪#‎FolkFestArmy‬ that make it happen and helped with the information tent, building stages and gazebos and even comparing … Continue reading

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