The Alpha Course: seen by 31 million people world-wide, the Alpha Course is for anyone curious to learn more about the Christian faith. Utilising a mixture of films and low-key discussions, this is the perfect place for you to begin asking questions about life, God, Jesus and everything in between.
Connect is a women’s ministry that meets every second month. Stimulating speakers are selected to help connect women with each other and God. Connect meets on a Saturday morning and always serves up a delicious morning tea. Women are confident to invite their friends as the programme is relaxed, informative and provides them with a great opportunity to interact and make new friends.
English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes
On Wedneseday mornings (10am-12noon), CBC runs classes for anyone wishing to learn and practice the English language in a fun, relaxed environment. All welcome. For inquiries call the church office (9746 1827).
Our home groups are an integral part of the life of our church. At various times throughout the week, small groups meet to study the Bible, to support, encourage and pray for each other. Small groups are available for various ages and life situations. If you would like to get involved in a home group please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
RENEW YOUTH GROUP: Our awesome youth group aims to have a lot of fun giving our youth a sense of home at church with God! Our theme verse is Isaiah 40:31 “But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength.” A life with God is an empowered and fulfilled life and we seek to enjoy that to its fullest extent! Come every second Sunday during the service to RENEW!! Or call into our drop in centre, Thursdays after school during term. – Pastor Jack Styles, Jack@concordbaptist.org.au
1-2-3 Magic and Emotion Coaching
1-2-3 Magic is an effective parenting program that aims to teach parents how to deal with their children’s behaviour by using an easy-to-learn signalling system. This highly acclaimed course attracts parents from all over Sydney. For more information go to www.parentshop.com.au
Evergreens is for the over 50’s and offers a great opportunity to meet friendly people and enjoy stimulating discussion and activities. The Evergreens meet on the second Tuesday of each month from 10am to 12noon in our church hall. With a different theme each month, the programme includes interesting speakers, great quizzes, informal chat, and a fantastic morning tea.
Our next workshop is Saturday 14th October. Registrations closing soon! Designed for parents/ carers of children over 10 years old, this workshop provides training for those tricky conversations and relationship challenges as children move into adolescence. For more information go to www.parentshop.com.au
Concord Baptist Church in conjunction with KidsHope AUS, partners with North Strathfield Public School to mentor children who are in need of specialised help. Our group of mentors are trained and equipped to help children with reading, maths and the social challenges of school life.
Melody Makers is a weekly music program for preschool children, and runs Friday mornings at 9:30am during the school term in our church hall. Children and their parents will participate in a variety of musical activities together during a 30-min music class (designed for 2-5 years old, although younger children are welcome), and then enjoy morning tea and free play afterwards. Cost is $40 per child per term.
At Concord Baptist we want to connect with those around us and to live out the love of God by loving others in ways that are practical and selfless. We believe that this is simply a part of what it means to follow Jesus.
We are currently involved in a number of projects and activities in our local community, including; establishing and maintaining gardens at North Strathfield Primary School, providing food hampers to those in need in our city & visiting the elderly and infirm.
This is us at the Concord Carnival – raising money for the Baptist World Aid Syrian Refugee Appeal.