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Welcome to Christ Church Streatham

Diversity Celebrated
God's Love Shared - Join Us!

 

We are a Christian family within the Church of England. Our church is located on the South Circular in Streatham Hill.

As our mission we are called to serve our local parish and the wider community, so that what we say and do reflects our love of God in Christ Jesus such that people will find a spiritual home here with us.

Please click here to read the first letter to all in the Parish from Bishop Rob Gillion, who has been licensed as an Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of Southwark with responsibility for the Arts and is also Vicar of our parish of Christ Church Streatham Hill.               

Weekly Highlights

Sung Parish Mass 11.00am - Every Sunday

Every Wednesday    

     10.00am - Said Communion in church followed by bible study

and coffee in the vicarage

7.30pm - Bible Study followed by compline in the vicarage

      

 
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A Reflection for Lent and Easter from Bishop Rob

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Our Christ Church Curate Father Tim


I was born and bought up in Merton, South West London and attended Garth High school on the St Helier estate. After my A Levels I moved to West Yorkshire to study and gained a degree in Mathematics. At this time I thought my career would be in teaching so went to Nottingham for teacher training. However, having completed the year, I decided teaching was not for me and returned to Yorkshire to study for a Masters in Computing. The year in Nottingham was not wasted as it was during this time I met my wife Alison!  The masters led me to an 18 years career in the IT industry working and living in Ilkley, London and Sydney. Following a career change... 
 

...I have spent the last 17 years working for local authorities in Adult Education and currently work for the City of London Corporation which is the Local Authority for the ‘square mile’ in London.

 

During my years working for Local Authorities; Alison started training for the priesthood and we spent a very happy 2 years in Cambridge.

 

For Alison’s ordination we moved back down to London where Alison is now Vicar of St Oswald’s in Norbury where we live, with our cat Mollie, in the vicarage.

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About 5 years ago I too felt a calling to Ordained ministry and, after successfully negotiating the discernment process, I have spent the past three years studying part time at St Augustine’s College as well as continuing to work, albeit only part time.

 For relaxation I enjoy a good murder mystery, talking politics, walking and, although not serious gardeners, we are pleased with our wild-flower ‘meadow’. Click here to read Father Tim relfections on his first week in action. 

                                                                  What's been happening at Christ Church  

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        We believe by... 

  walking in Faith, praying
       for our community
  while beating the bounds 

  dancing as we celebrate
    a centenary birthday  

  praying as we meet for
          bible study at night

preparing by making our Christingles

anticipating the arrival of  our guests from the east 

      together with shepherds and angels

sharing with our christ church family at
bible study, during the day 

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remembering
and honoring

...celebrating his birth

   lighting our
advent candles

 

Safeguarding 

The parish of Christ Church Streatham takes the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously. Further information about this can be found on our dedicated safeguarding page. 

Donate to Christ Church

To make a charitable contribution to our church please click on the button where you can
donate to us  through PayPal.

 
How to find us

Travelling by Rail?

We are a short walk from Streatham Hill Station and Tulse Hill Station and only a 10 minute bus ride from Brixton tube station.

Travelling by Bus?

Many buses stop just on the South Circular, less than 5 minutes walk from the Church

Bus Routes:

57 | 109 | 118 | 133 | 137 | 159 | 201 | 250 | 333