There's always a lot going on at New Community, and we'd love for you to get involved. From courses and conferences, to social events and groups, there's something for everyone!
Have a look at our calendar below, to find out about our upcoming events:
Daytime Alpha Course - Third Session 1:30 - 2:30 PM
The third session of our daytime Alpha course, which is held at Central Hall from 1.30-2.30pm. Invite your friends to come and explore life's big questions and the foundations of the Christian faith in a relaxed setting. All are welcome! Full details are on our Daytime Alpha Course page.
Quiz Night at St Andrew's 7:00 PM
A community quiz evening, held at St. Andrew's, Sholing. Come with a team or join a team on the night. £1 per person (includes refreshements). Great to invite friends to!
Theology Forum 8:00 - 10:30 AM
A free theology forum, exploring the controversial and challenging topic of 'Violence in the Old Testament'. Places are limited and need to be booked in advance. See our Theology Forum page for more details.
City Worship Southampton 7:30 PM
A big worship event organised by Southampton churches and Big Church Live. Held at Central Hall, with King's Village leading worship. Tickets are £3 per person and available from the Big Church Tickets website. Full details of the event are on our City Worship Southampton event page.
Baptism Service at Central Hall 10:00 AM
Our 10am (Central) Sunday service at Central Hall, with baptisms. If you're interested in being baptised on this day, please email firstname.lastname@example.org in advance, and one of our leadership team will chat with you about this.
St Andrew's 50th Anniversary Service 10:30 AM
A special thanksgiving service and community lunch to commemorate 50 years since the first Christian service was held at St Andrew's Methodist Church, Sholing. Find out more on our St Andrew's 50th Anniversary Service event page.
Daytime Alpha Course - Fourth Session 1:30 - 2:30 PM
The fourth session of our daytime Alpha course, which is held at Central Hall from 1.30-2.30pm. Invite your friends to come and explore life's big questions and the foundations of the Christian faith in a relaxed setting. All are welcome! Full details are on our Daytime Alpha Course page.
The Hub 12:00 - 2:00 PM
A space for people aged over 50 to meet together over lunch. Held in Room 4, Central Hall. Please bring your own lunch or purchase lunch from the Coffee Shop.
Belonging Session 10:00 AM
An informal and welcoming session for newcomers to our 10am service at Central Hall, providing an opportunity to meet some of our church leaders and find out more about our church. Held during the morning service at Central Hall. All welcome!
SHOLING: Stay and Play Christmas Special 10:00 - 11:30 AM
SHOLING: Encounter Worship Café 7:30 - 9:15 PM
A worship café evening, with contemporary worship in a relaxed setting. Held at St. Andrew's, Sholing.
Kings Chamber Orchestra Concert 7:30 PM
The renowned Kings Chamber Orchestra is back at Central Hall for its annual Christmas concert, and tickets are available now. If you've not attended one of their events before, make sure you get a ticket and come and experience this unique and surprising live music event. Full details are on the event page.
God's House Christmas Party 10:00 AM
Our children's Christmas party, with games, Christmas crafts, and lots of fun. Children are invited to come dressed in a Christmassy outfit. The party will take place during God's House, at Central Hall. For more information, please email email@example.com.
Awaken 7:00 PM
Going Deeper 8:00 - 9:30 PM
An evening with opportunity to go deeper with God together. Join us at Central Hall (entry through the rear car park door). All welcome.
Youth Christmas Dinner 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Our youth Christmas dinner, with food, quizzes, and more! Youth are invited to come dressed in something Christmassy. Held in the Small Hall, Central Hall, and tickets (£3 each) need to be booked in advance. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHOLING: Little Movie Night 5:45 PM
A short film and light refreshments for toddlers and their families, held at St. Andrew's, Sholing. This 'Little Movie Night' takes place before the main family movie. Full details on our Family Movie Nights page.
SHOLING: Family Movie Night 6:30 PM
Harvesters Walk 10:00 AM
A monthly walk for anyone who enjoys walking in the countryside with friends. The walks are organised by Christians from different local churches, are usually followed by a pub lunch, and are a great activity to invite non-Christian friends to. For more information, or to sign up to the Harvesters Walks email distribution list, please contact Howard Sheffield on email@example.com.
No Morning Meeting at Central Hall Today
There will be no 10am meeting at Central Hall today, as we are holding our big Christmas Celebration in the evening instead.
Christingle Service at St Andrew's 10:30 AM
An all-age Christingle service, where we’ll be telling the gospel story using Christingles as a symbol of Jesus coming to earth as the Light of the World. Held at St. Andrew's, Sholing. Everyone's welcome!
Christmas Celebration at Central Hall 6:00 PM
Our big Christmas celebration, entitled 'Christmas Past, Present and Future', and featuring festive carols, Christmas readings, video snippets and more! Held at Central Hall. Everyone welcome!
Family Nativity Service at Central Hall 10:00 AM
An all-age service with an instant pop-up nativity play. Children are invited to come dressed as a nativity character, and the nativity story will then be retold interactively alongside a time of worship (including some favourite carols). Held at Central Hall. All welcome!
Family Nativity Service at St Andrew's 10:30 AM
An all-age service with an instant pop-up nativity play, followed by Christmas refreshments. Children are invited to come dressed as a nativity character, and the nativity story will then be retold interactively alongside a time of worship (including some favourite carols). Held at St. Andrew's, Sholing. All welcome!
Christmas Day Service 11:00 AM
A short, all-age service to celebrate Jesus' birth. Held at Central Hall. Everyone's welcome.
Christmas Café 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Our Christmas Café, offering a free hot meal and a welcoming place for anyone in need on Christmas Day. Held at Central Hall (St. Mary Street, Southampton, SO14 1NF). Full details on our Christmas Café page.
The Hub is Not Meeting Today
Please note that The Hub is not meeting today. The next meetup is being held on the 30th January 2020.
Family Service at Central Hall 10:00 AM
An all-age Sunday morning service, held at Central Hall. Everyone's welcome.
Wildfires Festival Early-Bird Booking Deadline
If you're planning to join us at Wildfires (a Christian festival for all ages) next summer, make sure you book your tickets by the 31st December to take advantage of the early-bird booking discount. We'd love as many people as possible from New Community Church to be part of this festival, and we'll be camping together at the event. Full details are on our Widlfires Festival event page.
Sunday Morning Service at Central Hall 10:00 AM
We'll be holding our normal 10am Sunday morning service at Central Hall today. All welcome!