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…

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….

A wonderful evening of music from Bluenotes & Counter Measures

We are really grateful to our fundraising team, who have put in a great deal of work this year to raise money toward Cirencester Ashcroft Centre, which in turn benefits all we do in our outreach and mission. On the 18th May, the fundraising team organised a visit from ‘Bluenotes’ who gave a very enjoyable…

Cirencester Volunteer Fair

Have you considered volunteering, but not sure what is on offer? Or do you think you would like to help a local organisation but you are worried about time commitments? Perhaps you’re currently not working and would like something to fill the gap on your CV. Our volunteer fair, which is taking place on Saturday…

Eggcellent Easter Fun

Lots of fun was had at our Easter Explore Together morning, with craft (some of it edible), games, stories, videos and more. Lots of families enjoyed the activities as we looked at our theme of the Three friends and the Miracle man. Along with all of the fun, everyone loved the hot cross buns and…

Easter Services & Office Opening 2019

We hope that you can join us this Easter as we remember and celebrate that Jesus loved us all so much that he was willing to die in our place, and that he rose from the dead and made a way for us to be forgiven and have a relationship with God. We’d love to…

Explore Together Easter Activity Morning

Join us for a free fun filled morning of craft, games and activities as we look at our theme of ‘The three friends and the miracle man’. Our Easter activity morning is on the 16th April starting at 10am until 11:30am. With Easter garden creations, rock painting, colouring, playdough, suncatchers, games and so much more, why…

Planting Seeds of Hope

Many thanks go to Cirencester Dobbies Garden Centre for their recent donation of a herb and veggie planter for Cirencester Ashcroft Church and Centre.  This has enabled them to grow their own herbs and vegetables to serve at their Wednesday Together at Twelve lunch club (12-2:00). Debbie and Anton and team create superb meals utilising…