Worship

We meet for worship together on several occasions in the week, with a variety of styles. See below for an overview of the different ways we worship together.

Sunday Morning Worship

Central to our life, as a church family is our times of worship.   We meet regularly, each week, to praise God, to learn about God’s love and purpose for His people, and be inspired to work and witness for God in the days that follow. Sunday services normally take place at 10:30am.   Our preachers … Continue reading Sunday Morning Worship

Divine Focus Church

Next meeting 15th September 2019 4:30pm Southlands are experimenting with a new form of church from September 2019, called Divine Focus. The aim is to create a church for those who love Photography, but also appreciate the creativity and possibility for the Spiritual within the art of taking photos. We aim to have a monthly … Continue reading Divine Focus Church

Board Game Church

Another new experimental church, aimed at those who enjoy both the old classic board games, but also the more modern and complex games now available. We will play (for a large chunk of time) but we will also get to know one another, eat together, look at scripture with a gamer’s eye, and pray together. … Continue reading Board Game Church

Prayer

Southlands Concern (Prayer)

Our vision for the church is that all our activities are underpinned by a rhythm of prayer and worship.  A small group meet on Wednesdays, weekly, in Room 1 from 2:30 to 3:30pm to pray for one another, our church, our community and the wider world. This informal time of prayer is open to all … Continue reading Southlands Concern (Prayer)

Baptisms/ Christenings

A baptism, or christening in the church, we believe is the beginning of a lifelong process of growth in faith in Jesus Christ. Our church offers baptism for people of all ages, from very young babies to adults. Although the baptism we perform is recognised in many different churches, it symbolises a commitment to join … Continue reading Baptisms/ Christenings

Weddings

Weddings Whether you’ve just decided to get married, or your well into the planning, congratulations! The Church believes marriage is the most important expression of human relationships and that in marriage husband and wife come to reflect and live out the love God shows to his people. As you plan your wedding at Southlands Methodist … Continue reading Weddings

Take Time – Ignation Meditations

At a glance Taketime meditations (website https://taketime.org.uk) use your imagination to provide a calm, comfortable space in which to meet God. Anyone can use these meditations, regardless of background or religion, and you can meditate anywhere you like. We have linked to just a few of their meditations below, why not give them a try? … Continue reading Take Time – Ignation Meditations