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Sunday morning worship where there is a mix of newer songs and traditional hymns. The preaching is expository in style working through different books of the bible. The children have their own group and leave for that part way through the service.
These are a shorter time of meeting together, based in a home rather than in the Thatcham Parish Hall. This gives a more cosy feel and also the nature of the time together is on discussional bible study.
Our home groups meet each week on a Wednesday. We alternate between having a bible study one week and then the next we have fellowship and prayer. Every couple of months we have a social evening/film night.