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It’s official – Love Southend is registered as a charity!

It’s official – Love Southend is registered as a charity!

Love Southend has been undergoing the process of applying for charitable status and this week following our response to a number of detailed questions from the Charity Commissioners our application to register as a charity was accepted. Our charitable purposes are 3-fold: the relief of those in need; the advancement of the Christian religion and… Continue Reading

Local Police Community Meetings across the Borough

Local Police Community Meetings across the Borough

The Local Community Meeting is an opportunity to come and voice local issues to the Police. They are represented by the area Sergeant. The Police provide an update and then there is an opportunity for everyone to ask questions about their concerns. It can be useful for Christians to attend as it keeps us updated… Continue Reading

Hundreds visit church installation of transparent silhouettes of Remembrance

Hundreds visit church installation of transparent silhouettes of Remembrance

Hundreds have visited an installation of silhouettes of fallen British soldiers linked to Leigh Road Baptist Church (LRBC). The stories of these serviceman has been on display for visitors from the community at the home of Leigh Road Baptist Church, Leigh-on-Sea from Saturday 10th to Wednesday 14th November. The ‘There But Not There’ installation was… Continue Reading

Intern opportunity in Southend with Church from Scratch

Intern opportunity in Southend with Church from Scratch

Church From Scratch have 8-12 month intern opportunities in Southend to work with CFS – a church with 16 year proven track record working with marginalised communities. You will work with the existing church; Shared Space social enterprise which we founded; and our community initiatives. Building up your skills and experience. You will gain hands-on… Continue Reading

Fairtrade Foundation beats snow to Leigh-on-Sea bring the importance of Fairtrade to many lives around the world

Fairtrade Foundation beats snow to Leigh-on-Sea bring the importance of Fairtrade to many lives around the world

On Sunday 25th February, Oasis Coffee House, 189 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea hosted a Fairtrade event at the start of Fairtrade Fortnight, which attended by a full house. Sarah Brazier from the Fairtrade Foundation came to give a talk about Fairtrade and the difference it makes for farming communities who produce our food in the global… Continue Reading