Whole Congregation


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:

November 2018


Central: Student Takeaway

Our annual student takeaway event is an opportunity for students to have lunch with people from our church, and is held after our morning service at Central Hall. Full details are on the event page.


CENTRAL: The Hub (Note: Change of date) 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. Please note that the Hub will be running one Thursday each month until Christmas (not on a Tuesday as previously advertised).


Central: Bring-and-Share Lunch

A bring-and-share lunch after our 10am morning service at Central Hall. Everyone’s welcome; just bring some cold buffet finger food and something to drink - enough for you and your family and a bit more to share. We’ll provide paper plates and cups.


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 central@newcommunity.org.uk  in advance, and one of our leadership team will chat with you about this.


CENTRAL: The Hub is Not Running Today

The Hub is not meeting today, as it met a week early this month, on the 22nd November. The next meeting will be in January 2019.

December 2018


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. This month we'll be going for a walk at Rockford (near Ringwood) - more details to follow soon. For more information, or to sign up to the Harvesters Walks email distribution list, please contact Howard Sheffield on cyrene@talktalk.net.


An Evening with the London Community Gospel Choir 7:30 PM

The internationally renowned London Community Gospel Choir is performing at Central Hall. Get your tickets as soon as possible. Full details are on our event page.


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: Encounter Worship Café 7:00 - 9:00 PM

The third of our brand-new worship café evenings, with contemporary worship in a relaxed setting. Held at St. Andrew's, Sholing.


Kings Chamber Orchestra Concert 7:30 PM

A unique live music event entitled, 'Stargazing', with a mix of classical and more modern music performed by the Kings Chamber Orchestra. Tickets must be purchased in advance and cost from £15 per person. Held at Central Hall, St. Mary Street, Southampton, SO14 1NF. For full details and to book, please see the TicketSource event page.


SHOLING: Little Movie Night 5:45 PM

A short film and light refreshments for toddlers and their families, held at St. Andrew's, Sholing. Film to be confirmed. 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

A free family film night at St. Andrew's, Sholing. This month we'll be watching 'Narnia'. The evening includes a free hot dog, drink and some popcorn for each person. Full details on our Family Movie Nights page.


SHOLING: Christingle Service 10:30 AM

An all-age Christingle service at St. Andrews, Sholing. All welcome! More details to follow soon.


CENTRAL: Christmas Celebration 6:00 PM

A traditional Christmas carol service, including plenty of festive carols and a few surprises! This service is for all ages and is especially suitable for visitors. Held at Central Hall.


Central: Family Nativity Service 10:00 AM

An all-age service with a nativity play. Everyone's welcome! Held at Central Hall


SHOLING: Christmas Service 10:30 AM

An all-age service to celebrate Jesus' birth. All welcome! Held at St. Andrew's, Sholing. More details to follow soon.


SHOLING: No Christmas Day Service at St Andrews

There will be no Christmas Day service at St Andrews. Instead you are welcome to attend the family service at Central Hall.


Christmas Day Service 11:00 AM

A short, all-age service to celebrate Jesus' birth. Held at Central Hall. More details to follow soon.


CENTRAL: The Hub is Not Running Today

The Hub will not be meeting today, due to the Christmas holidays.


An Evening with CS Lewis 7:30 PM

An inspirational one-man theatrical performance that imagines an evening with CS Lewis. Held at Central Hall, with tickets for £12 per person. Find out more on our event page.


CENTRAL: Sunday Morning Service as Usual 10:00 AM

We'll be holding our usual Sunday morning service at Central Hall today. All welcome!


SHOLING: Breakfast Church 10:00 AM

In Sholing, we're holding 'Breakfast Church' - an accessible service with a clear gospel message, accompanied by bacon baps and coffee (served from 10am). Held at St. Andrew's, Sholing, and open to all.