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Covid19 Latest Update April 2021
We are back in our building!
As the government continues to gradually lift restrictions we have decided to return to our building for Sunday morning services only. However, for those who are unable to attend the services we will be continuing to stream them live on YouTube. To enable us to maintain a Covid19 secure environment including social distancing please book your free ticket(s) via the blue buttons below.
We also plan to hold a joint service with the other churches in Staplehurst on 30th May at 6:30pm at the Free Church. This service will not be streamed. If you would like to join us please book your ticket(s) for using the green button below.
We are continuing to broadcast via YouTube which has no restrictions on numbers or location! Please click on the red button below to view our You Tube channel in a new page
If you know of someone who does not have internet facilities but would like to receive either a weekly DVD or CD of our services, please contact us by clicking here to be taken to the contact page on this website. Thank you.
Why not join us for an online Alpha course?
To find out more without any obligation to attend, please contact us via our contact page which can be accessed by clicking here
To comply with current government restrictions all our regular activities have been suspended, but following the lifting of some restrictions we are again running our Free Babees support group for expectant and new parents with non mobile babies, with two different sessions on either a Thursday morning or afternoon. To book your place at either session please click on the blue buttons below.
For other activities our leadership will continue to consider the most appropriate and safest way & time to re-open, together with any appropriate measures required to keep everyone as safe as possible and in accordance with current regulations and guidelines. Please continue to watch this space for further updates about our activities!
Our building may have been shut but as a church we are very much alive and active!
Over the last year SFC has been carrying on as a church, below is a flavour of some of our recent activities
Old friends reunite over Zoom!
In this time of unexpected happenings, old friends from P’sarms Puppets reunited to perform Step into the Water with kind permission of songwriter Kirk Talley.
At our recent service led by Dr. Andrea Gardiner, Tamara told us about Lesly’s life in Ecuador during the pandemic which is reproduced here.
For further information on how you can help Project Ecuador support children like Lesley, please click here
Naaman’s story (2 Kings 5)
A retelling of the story of Naaman by puppets with a few modern twists, from one of our recent All Age Connections Service
His Name shall be
Recorded for the benefit of the church between lockdowns #2 and #3. This song is performed by members of Staplehurst Free Church’s worship group and reminds us of the nature of Jesus
And then there was light!
A fun video illustrating how the church has used the entire front of the church building to convey messages and support to our community during the recent lockdowns
There is Hope!
Recorded during the first lockdown a number of the church contributed to a musical project entitled “There is Hope” from their own homes and collated by our tech genius! We hope you like it!