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Leigh-on-Sea church to host LICC’s ‘Growing a Whole-life Disciplemaking Church’ day conference

Growing a Whole-life Disciplemaking Church Training Day on Saturday 9th November at Leigh Road Baptist Church We are pleased to invite you and those in leadership positions at your church to a training day, run by the London Institute of … Continue reading

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LRBC Pre-school celebrate as OFSTED praise them as ‘Good’ in all areas

A recent visit by OFSTED to Leigh Road Baptist Pre-school saw them state the quality and standards of the early years provision is “Good” across all inspection areas. The report was glowing and a testament to the hard work, care and professionalism put in … Continue reading

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LRBC Green group attend The Time Is Now action

On the 27th June Sarah, Matt, Gina and Jane from Leigh Road Baptist Church (LRBC) went to take part in an action in Westminster called “The Time Is Now”. This was an event run by the Climate Coalition, a group … Continue reading

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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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Children and young people in Southend-on-Sea are in real need of loving homes

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has asked the churches in the borough to make their congregations aware of the dire need for new loving foster families. Nationally the number of children taken into care has increased by 25% over the last decade … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Fortnight 2019 with LRBC

Did you know that since May last year when Gina Cox first started the Fairtrade stall at Leigh Road Baptist Church (LRBC), you’ve helped raise an amazing £598 for Traidcraft Fairtrade farmers and artisans, so a huge Thank You on … 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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Wellbeing: An invitation to explore life and its meaning

Life & Soul explores the kinds of questions we all ask at times, such as ‘What’s life all about?’ and ‘Is there anybody out there?’ and asks what the Christian faith has to say in response. Mornings are fun and … Continue reading

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#WhatTheDickens? Explore Christmas with Leigh Road Baptist Church

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> “Bah! Humbug” Ebeneezer Scrooge has no time for Christmas, until one Christmas Eve he is visited by the ghost of Jacob Marley, his late business partner. Marley warns him … Continue reading

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