Running Fitness for Girls Our Ascension Running Community seeks to improve mental health and well being through exercise. We want to provide a space where teenage girls can feel welcome, safe and comfortable as they invest in their physical and mental health. The group is specifically tailored for teenage girls, and promotes a safe and inclusive space for girls to […]

Southampton Youth Fest From 1st-3rd July 2022 we’re joining with other churches around Southampton for a weekend of F U N, G A M E S, W O R S H I P & I N C R E D I B L E  T E A C H I N G together! It’ll take place at Lockerley Water Farm […]

New Wine Discipleship Year The Discipleship Year is a chance to spend a year focussing on growing as a disciple of Jesus. Through worship, teaching, and serving within our local church community, you will be inspired to deepen your relationship with Christ, learn to serve him in a lifelong way, and discover more of who you are and what God […]

Many of us can feel helpless when hearing about the conflict in Ukraine. We’ve put together some pointers to organisations and charities if you feel you can help or give in some way. Practical support The UK government has announced it is developing a new humanitarian sponsorship programme that will allow an unlimited number of Ukrainian families to come to […]

We’ve got two exciting job opportunities to join the team at Ascension Southampton. We are a growing outward-looking Anglican Church in Bitterne Park Southampton. We want to know Jesus better and make him known in our local community. We are committed to growing disciples and creating spaces where people can encounter God’s love. We are looking for individuals with excellent […]

We can’t quite believe that we’re in February already, but here’s some key things happening we want to tell you about Newcomers’ Lunch This Sunday we’re hosting a lunch for anyone who’s joined Ascension in the last 12 months. The team would love to get to know you, and it’s a chance to meet others who’ve also recently joined. Please sign […]

New Wine – United, Week A, 23-28 July 2022 For many years, we’ve been going to New Wine, a week away for anyone who wants to encounter Jesus deeply as we immerse ourselves in worship, teaching and community It’s a week of camping with others in our church, alongside impactful teaching, worship, Holy Spirit ministry, community, connection, and transformational encounters […]

If you’ve joined Ascension in the last 12 months, we’d love to get to know you better. We’re hosting a lunch after the 10.45 service on 6 February which you (and your family) are invited to! Come and join us for delicious food as we get to know one another. Please sign up via this link, letting us know of […]

An update from us about our services for the New Year – we are planning to meet in person for our Sunday services. To help protect one another we will continue with sanitising our hands upon entry, wearing face coverings unless exempt, and keeping air flowing through the building. Chairs will be spaced to allow for more social distancing. We will […]

After the tragic news of the death of 15 year old Marcel, we will be opening the church building from 3-5pm today and tomorrow, the 10th and 11th November. The church building is open to anyone who has been affected, with opportunities to light candles, talk with someone, pray, reflect, write or draw Our prayers and thoughts are with all […]