New Year's Eve Praise Party

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We have a special event planned for you to round off this year.

Join us on 31st December from 8:00 pm for a cross over praise party into the New year.

Praise God for what He has done in 2018 and for what He is about to do in 2019.

Bring your favourite food or snacks for a bring and share buffet in our Life Cafe. We will start the evening with a meal.

There will be time to worship, pray and share testimonies, before we officially celebrate the new year with great music led by Helen Yosaf followed by a fireworks.

Please invite your family & friends as this is an event not to be missed.

 

CHRISTMAS DAY SERVICE

JOIN US ON CHRISTMAS DAY

WE ARE GOING TO HAVE ONE SINGLE SERVICE AT 10:30AM

You are warmly invited to gather on Christmas day to add a meaningful time to your celebrations.

“ Look! The virgin will conceive a child! She will give birth to a son and they will call him Immanuel which means God is with us”
Matthew 1:23

“God with us”

He came personally for every person

New at BCC?

Are you new at BCC?

Would you like to get to know us more? 

Would you like to take the next step on your journey with us?

 

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We have the perfect opportunity for you!

We will share our vision and values with you and we want to get to know you more at the same time.

Come out this Sunday 9th December from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm for a great evening of fellowship, food and let's get to know each other!

 

 

CHRISTMAS AT BCC - GOD WITH US

We are going to have some tremendous services this Christmas season where you can invite all your family and friends.

On each of our Sunday services, we are going to be exploring different parts why it was that Jesus came in person.

The theme this Christmas is GOD WITH US

9th December

  • 9:00 am & 11:15 am service - “God In Person”

16th December

  • 9:00 am & 11:15 am service - “Emptied”

23rd December

  • 10:30 am - “From Before Time”

Christmas day

  • 10:30 am - “God with Everyone”

Carols by Candlelight

Join us at BCC on the 2nd December at 6:00 pm for our Carols by Candlelight service! A special evening of traditional carols and contemporary Christmas songs. It’s sure to be a special evening.

Come and begin the Christmas season in celebration.

Invite your family and friends! #ChristmasAtBCC

HEAVEN COME

Join us on the 25th November at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm for HEAVEN COME - Our monthly Night of Worship at BCC !

We are so excited to gather together to Worship the King, dwell in His presence and seek His face. Bring all of you for all of Him.

Be expectant! #OneThingIAsk #ThisAloneISeek

The Cities Tour

The Cities Tour is coming to Birmingham City Church on the 3rd October, Doors open at 7 pm.

Come and join Andrew Palau, Martin Smith and DAUGHTERS OF DAVIS for an evening of music and stories to discover whether there is more to life than what you thought.

This is a perfect opportunity for Christians to bring their friends wanting to explore their faith in greater depth.

Tickets  are sold on a buy one get one free basis. For more information and to purchase tickets, please follow the link http://palau.org.uk/citiestour

UK AND BEYOND CONFERENCE

A full conference for just £40 with 4 great speakers including Mike Pilavachi, J.John, David Peters, Tak Bhana and worship led by the incredible Elim Sound.

The theme for this conference is ‘Suddenly’, inspired by a prophetic word God has given us. Acts 2:2 says ‘And suddenly there came a sound from heaven, as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting’.

We would love to have you join us.

VENUE DETAILS:
BIRMINGHAM CITY CHURCH
13 – 15TH SEPTEMBER 2018

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION:
£40 (limited time price until 15th August )
£30 (students and pensioners)

For more information and to purchase your tickets visit BCC Info Point or go online www.ukandbeyond.com

FAMILY FESTIVAL

The BCC Family Festival is a time to celebrate our church family.

26th August 2018

WE ARE COMBINING BOTH OF OUR SERVICES INTO ONE SINGLE SERVICE AT 10:30AM

GUEST SPEAKER: Dr John Andrews

Join us after church for:

Live Music | Caribbean Food Stall | Burger & Hot-dog stall | Ice Cream Van | Bouncy Castle | Play Bus | Children’s Treasure Hunt | Face Painting | Games

Fun for all the family!!

 

Easter at BCC

Easter is not a festival to  celebrate the general principle of ‘life’ – it is recognition of a happening.  Easter is not a memorial to a religious leader who has passed – it is a celebration of a life present with us.

The cross and resurrection of Jesus was the turning point of history.  It’s when the way of  relating to God changed from being based on ceremonies and sacrifices to being personal and
intimate.  It was the time when God stopped being ‘out there’ to ‘living in me’.  

The arrival of Jesus was so important that eventually even the way we count time was made to revolve around His coming.  B.C. to A.D. was the common way of seeing the time before Christ’ (B.C.) and the time ‘since Christ’ (A.D.).

A.D. stands for ‘Anno Domini’ which means ‘in the year of the Lord’.   So important was this coming into history that everything began to be counted from the time from when Jesus was born, died and rose again.  No other figure on the stage of human history has had such an effect.

This Easter could be your A.D.!  It could be the moment where you begin to count from a turning point where you decided to  investigate seriously the claims of Jesus and even become His friend.  This could be your A.D. - After Decision

We all have a B.C. – a ‘Before Christ’.  This was a  time when we had not really realised how much Christ was willing to sacrifice on our behalf.  B.C. or ‘Before the Cross’ the way of coming to God was the hard work of self effort, but on the cross Jesus took our place and paid for our wrong doings and our lives.  What a great happening! 

By rising from the dead, Jesus is still alive and we can decide to let Him direct and be a part of our lives.   But we have to decide - decide to give Him the leadership of our lives, decide to give him our heart.  As we decide, it’s a turning point for us where our lives are literally washed clean and renewed in His love… it’s amazing… it’s A.D.

After Decision... Your decision - it’s as easy as A, B, C, and D.

  • Admit you are lost
  • Believe Jesus died and rose again for you
  • Confess Him as your Lord
  • Decide to accept Him in

You can move from B.C. to A.D. and walk into new life.

We do hope you will check out everything this Easter at BCC and investigate all that God has for you in a post A.D. life!

 

Here's what's on over Easter;

Celebration Sunday & Palm Sunday Service.
Sunday 25th March, 10:30am.

BCC Easter Movie Night  - 'The Case For Christ'
Wednesday 28th March, 7:30pm - 9:30pm. 
(a special session of #epic kids club for children in school years 2-6 will run at the same time)

Good Friday Service.
Friday 30th March, 10am - 11:15am

Easter Sunday Services.
Sunday 1st April, 9am & 11:15am

 

A warm welcome awaits you!

2018 at BCC

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First 40

We are calling BCC to do three simple things for the first 40 days of the year.

LET'S PRAY

In the first week of January your pastors will send you 7 key prayer devotionals. On January 10th every group and ministry in church will come together to pray.

LET'S BIBLE

As we read privately or listen to an audio bible, we will come together to encourage and discuss what we have read or heard.

LET'S FAST

For the first 40 days let's copy Jesus who fasted. You pick one day or as many you feel led to do.

 

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Understanding The Times - Sundays at BCC

The Bible often talks about seasons... Are we in the last days? Are we in a transition season? How can we approach these times?

Let's anchor ourselves in what the Bible says on how we approach these times.

Celebration Sundays

On the last Sunday of each month throughout our first 40  days, we will bring both of our services together for one Big Celebration at 10.30am.

 

 

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Facebook Live Services - Sunday, 28th January at 6.30pm

Live on Facebook! Testimonies, live music and a great way to invite your friends and family to watch us before they ever visit. You can join us at BCC and be part of the service or you can be part of our online family and join from your home.

Child Sponsorship Programme

BCC CHILD SPONSORSHIP PROGRAMME

TRANSFORMED LIVES, TRANSFORMING CHILDREN'S LIVES

Every child is unique and deserves the chance to dream, to achieve incredible things and to look forward to a wonderful future. By becoming a sponsor you are helping break the cycle of poverty for your sponsored child and their community.

To become a sponsor in our Child Sponsorship Programme you would need to fill in a Standing Order Form and hand it in at the Info Point on a Sunday. We are asking you to give £15 monthly for at least a year.

As soon as you sign up to be a sponsor, we will send you a welcome pack with a photo of the child you are sponsoring and an overview of their situation so far. We will ask you to pray for a specific child, but to give your money to City Gates Academy, Philippines so that every child can benefit from your generosity. And that's just the start of the journey ... you will get school reports and news letters and even a handmade Christmas card from the children in Coron.