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Easter Week in Photos!

A big thank you to Patrick and helpers for organising another year of fun Easter activities re-enacting the Easter story.  Here are a couple of highlights from Easter week! Palm Sunday - Cycling from the Rose Garden at Preston Park to Brighthelm        Celebrating Passover Maunday Thursday at Hollingbury Fort...…
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12th April 2018
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Easter Events starting THIS Sunday 25th March!

This Sunday 25th March is Palm Sunday.  Cyclists to meet at the Rose Garden in Preston Park at 10.50am.  We look forward to welcoming you with the waving of branches when you arrive at Brighthelm (please bring any foliage you have if you are not cycling) They took palm branches…
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22nd March 2018
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Lent 2018

Having rhythms and seasons can help us; this is why for some, engaging with Lent can be purposeful and provide a time of discipline, particularly in the area of fasting.  Ultimately, it will only heighten our anticipation of Easter, and the death and glorious resurrection of our Lord Jesus. City…
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14th February 2018
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Drop-In February 2018

On the first Sunday of every month we open our doors at Brighthelm Community Centre and welcome people to join us for hot nutritious food! Between 1.30-3.30pm, a team of volunteers serve in our very low cost cafe, which is overseen by City Gate Church. This month, the team served…
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4th February 2018
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Christmas Celebration!

On Sunday we celebrated the coming of Christ with Christmas carols, poetry, story telling and thoughts on HOPE.  It was lovely to see so many visitors and family members!  Thank you all for coming and joining us this year, and for generously giving to the work of Tearfund. City Gate Church…
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19th December 2017
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…Stepping Beyond!

Last Saturday we had a fabulous evening of worship at …Stepping Beyond! with friends Tim & Ann O’Hare, City Gaters, visitors and Movement in Worship Collective! Here are some photos from the evening…           Our next ...Stepping Beyond Worship night is on November 18th, 7.00-9.30pm at Brighthelm Community Centre, North Road,…
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30th September 2017
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The Feast of Trumpets!

This Sunday 17th September, we celebrated Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year) also known as Yom Terua (Feast of Blowing Trumpets). We learnt about the history, traditions and prophetic significance of the Feast of Trumpets, around a feast table (of course). From the story of Abraham and Isaac, to Jesus as…
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17th September 2017
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Supporting Fareshare at Barcombe Nurseries!

NEWS UPDATE! The last 3 weekends at Barcombe Nurseries have been a great success! £832.33 was raised for Fareshare and nearly all the cakes were sold, with a good run of visitors at Barcombe Nurseries.  Thank you to everyone who made cakes and gave generously – they were delicious and creative!       …
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3rd September 2017
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Dalesdown ’17 Weekend Away!

We've just come back from a fantastic Church weekend away at Dalesdown in the Sussex Downs. We were blessed with great weather and it was a wonderful time together with lots of fun, food, rest and play!     Whilst we missed those who couldn't be there from City Gate this year, it…
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21st June 2017
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Easter Week Events

Throughout the week of 9th-16th April City Gate Church re-enacted the events of Easter. On Palm Sunday people cycled in convoy from the Rose Garden at Preston Park to Brighthelm, where they were recieved by the waving of branches! On Maundy Thursday family groups were invited to hold a passover…
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19th April 2017