Church Weekend

Church Weekend Away 

Freedom in Christ

So if the Son sets you free, you are truly free.(John 8:36)

What is it?

A time for the Church Family of Christ Church & St Paul's (along with St Paul's, Barton) to come together to worship, find out what it means to 'be free', and to have fellowship over meals and fun together.

When is it?

Friday (evening) 24 November to Sunday 26 November.
You may also attend on Saturday only, for lunch and dinner.


Urban Saints Centre, Westbrook, Oakhill Road, Ryde, PO33 1PU


For adults and children (aged 8+):

Whole Weekend (residential - Friday to Sunday): £88

Saturday (including lunch and dinner): £28

(Please contact Rachel Forrest for prices for younger children)

How do I book?

Please contact Rachel Forrest

How do I pay?

The preferred payment method is by electronic transfer to the church bank account, as follows:
Lloyds Bank, Shanklin
Sort code: 30-97-42
Account name: PCC Christchurch
Account number: 00082363

Please use your Surname + WE as the reference.

If you would prefer to pay by cheque, please make your cheque payable to PCC Christchurch; or a cash payment to either Rachel Forrest or Tony Wood.

Friday arrival: from 4.30pm, with dinner at 6pm, followed by Welcome and Worship.

Saturday: Day Visitors - arrive in time for 9.30am.

The day will include times of worship, with two teaching and discussion sessions before lunch; free time in the afternoon, with an opportunity to swim in the heated pool; use of games room; walk in the grounds or to the beach.
Session three, including worship and prayer ministry.
After dinner there will be a Game Show .

Sunday: 10 am Morning Service with Holy Communion; lunch at 12.30pm.
Depart by 3pm.  

What to bring?

Swimwear and towel 
Indoor and outdoor footwear
Residential participants - single sheet, duvet cover, pillowcase, towel.

And finally...

If you have specific dietary or other needs please let Rachel Forrest know.