Ashcroft: Together, a Methodist & United Reform Church

Cirencester Ashcroft Church is a Methodist and United Reform Church Local Ecumenical Partnership (LEP). It was formed when the nearby United Reformed Church joined with the Methodist Church at Ashcroft Road just over 20 years ago. Extensive renovation at that time meant that our church and centre now provide a hub for many groups and…

Coln Choir Christmas Fundraiser

We are really pleased to welcome the Coln Choir to Ashcroft on Saturday 7th December at 7:30pm. They will be performing a range of piececs from Christmas songs to modern day classics. The evening will also include readings and the opportunity to join in with some singalongs! Funds raised go towards the ongoing work of…

Half Term Junior Explore Together

Our next Junior Explore Together, ideal for toddlers, pre-school and KS1 children, takes place on Tuesday 29th October from 10-11:30am.Join us for lots of fun, activities, stories and more at our harvest themed event. Explore together is free, but we ask that all children are accompanied by an adult.

Wonderful evening with the Swindon Male Voice Choir

It was a pleasure to welcome Swindon Male Voice Choir back to Ashcroft on Saturday.  The  choir of 30 entertained us with a good selection of music, varying from ‘How great thou art’ to ‘What a wonderful world’.  Thanks especially go to Max More, the Musical Director and accompanist Victoria Burton.  Also to supporting guests,…

Harvest Service & Lunch 2019

Ashcroft Church is holding its Harvest thanksgiving service on Sunday 22nd September from 10:30am. During the service we will be taking two offerings; one of long life food items will be donated to Cirencester foodbank for their work with individuals and families in need. A monetary offering will also be take from the work of…

Holy Habits Discussion Group

Holy Habits an adventure in Christian discipleship based upon Luke’s picture of the early church in Acts 2:42-47. It explores and encourages the practice of ten disciplines, or holy habits: biblical teaching, fellowship, breaking bread, prayer, sharing resources, serving, eating together, gladness and generosity, worship and making more disciples. The Holy Habits study group runs…

Macmillan Coffee Morning

On Friday 27th September our regular Together community cafe is opening it’s doors for a special event raising money for Macmillan Cancer support, as part of the worlds biggest coffee morning. Do join us from 11am for cake, speciality hot drinks and nibbles in support of this great cause.

Swindon Male Voice Choir Concert

This year the Swindon Male Voice Choir is celebrating its 100th anniversary. For 10 decades the Swindon Male Voice Choir has been bringing music and song to audiences throughout Wiltshire and beyond. On Saturday 28th September, the choir will be hosting a special anniversary concert at Ashcroft Church and centre, raising funds for the centre…

Lark in the Park 2019

We had great fun in the sun at this years ‘Lark in the Park’ which included our end of year celebration for our ARK youth group. A big change from last year was that this time we remained dry! With beautiful sunshine, great food and lots of fun and games there was something for all…

Uprooted: Christian Aid Exhibition

From Monday 24th June to Tuesday 2nd July, Ashcroft Church will be hosting Christian Aid’s Uprooted exhibition. The photographic exhibition is touring the country to raise awareness of the 40 million internally displaced people around the world. Because those displaced inside their own country have not crossed a border, they often lack international recognition and…

Thy Kingdom Come (30th May – 9th June)

From the 30th May to the 9th June we join other Churches across the world in the ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ prayer week. Why not join us? Pick up your free copy of the prayer booklet ‘I hear you differently’, from Ashcroft Church foyer, or download it using the link below and pray along with us….