March News Returning to Church in Person Following the recent announcements, the staff team has agreed that it is safe and sensible to take steps towards reopening our church building. As we’ve been looking at how to do this, we have been aware that the Church of England does not permit children’s work or youth activities on a Sunday morning. […]

Lent Very soon we will enter the season of Lent, where we remember Jesus’s time in the wilderness, before we celebrate Easter. As Jesus went into the wilderness full of the Holy Spirit, it can reminded us to look at our own faith journey. This year, we’re partnering with the Church of England’s #LiveLent which encourages us to immerse ourselves […]

Parenting course In partnership with Parenting For Faith, Jo will be running an 8-week parenting course for any parent looking to be equipped and resourced to raise faith-filled kids. Starting on the 22nd February, it will run on Monday nights at 7.30pm, and will be held on Zoom. It will be an opportunity to learn and be equipped with new […]

January Update Over the past few days, we have been following the situation regarding COVID-19 very carefully. As we are sure many of you are aware, cases are rising at an alarming rate, and much of the country is now under the Tier 4 stay at home restrictions. Under current guidance, communal worship is still permitted by the Government. However, […]

Happy Christmas! Whatever your circumstances may be this year, we wish you a very Merry Christmas! We’ve loved seeing so many people join us in person, and online, for our Christmas services this year as we celebrate the birth of Jesus. We’ve had everything from wreath making workshops, to snow machines, to candlelit services….with Zoom nativities and scavenger hunts happening […]

1 November – 29th November As announced in our services this morning, we want to let you know our current plan in light of the governments news to us last night. We’re going to be doing slightly different forms of services for our 9.00am and our 10.45am throughout November. From next Sunday, our 9.00am Morning Prayer will take place via […]

News This week Marc and Lorna bring us our latest message reflecting on spirituality and trying new things in our own prayer lives   Resources This week we are looking at Mark chapter 4 in our small groups. Before the group you might find it helpful to highlight the words that Jesus says specifically in your personal copies of Mark’s […]

News This week Peter brings us our Sunday message on this Father’s day, along with a few members of our church community Resources This week in our small groups we are looking at Mark chapter 3 in our Gospel of Mark series. Lauren brings us our resource for this week – find it here – you might find it helpful to […]

News This week Andy brings us our update video, focusing on entering ‘ordinary time’ in the Church calendar and how God is still at work amongst us Church open for private prayer The government announced during Wednesday’s press conference that churches can re-open for private prayer next week. From Monday the Ascension church building will be open from 9-12noon on […]

News This week Andy tells us about our new series and encourages us as a Church community. Find our video below New Series As we start looking at the Gospel of Mark, we hope you’ll have had one posted through your door. If you haven’t then we have one for you! Please let us know by contacting office@ascensionsouthampton.co.uk with your […]