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Supporting Ukraine | Pray | Donate | Host

Got questions about sponsoring or housing Ukrainian Refugees? Sanctuary Foundation the national organisation headed up by Dr Krish Kandiah are hosting an online information session titled “How to welcome Ukrainian Refugees“Wednesday 16 March 7.30pm-9pm for anyone who is interested. More details … Continue reading

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LRBC’s response to the death of Sir David Amess MP

Our hearts and prayers as Leigh Road Baptist Church go out to the family, friends and colleagues of Sir David Amess who sadly died following an attack at his constituency surgery on Friday 15 October 2021. Rev Steve Tinning of … Continue reading

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Southend Foodbank donation drop-off times for Leigh-on-Sea

The LRBC Southend Foodbank Donation Point has now reopened Leigh Road Baptist Church is a donation point for foodstuffs for the Southend Foodbank. If you are able to donate some non-perishable food, you can drop it off at the following times. Open … Continue reading

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#Pray4Leigh Can the church pray for you?

Leigh Road Baptist Church has been praying for Leigh-on-Sea, its people and the wider world for over 125 years, and it is our absolute joy to continue to do so. We believe wholeheartedly in the power of prayer, simply put, … Continue reading

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New Year Leigh-on-Sea: 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. Gatherings are fun and … Continue reading

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Southend West Hustings hosted by LRBC

As the general election approaches, Leigh Road Baptist Church. Marguerite Drive has once again invited three of the candidates standing for the Southend West Constituency Seat to a hustings event on Wednesday 4 December, 7.45 pm. Sir David Amess (Conservative), … Continue reading

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Leigh-on-Sea’s First Eco-Fair opened with a rallying call from Sir David Amess MP

The first-ever Eco-fair in Leigh-on-Sea took place on Saturday 19 October 2019 at the home of Leigh Road Baptist Church (LRBC), Marguerite Drive, Leigh-on-Sea SS9 1NN. The Leigh-on-Sea Eco-Fair was a joint collaboration between Leigh Road Baptist Church and Eco … Continue reading

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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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