Welcome to Fryerns Baptist Church’s website! We are delighted to have this opportunity to introduce you to the ministry here in Basildon, Essex.
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News and church events:
Special Announcement 20th March 2020: In light of the current COVID-19 viral pandemic and the government’s health advice to avoid non essential social gatherings, the leadership at Fryerns Baptist Church has – suspended ALL face to face and the usual group activities PLUS Sunday service. This is with immediate effect until further notice.
However, here is an alternative – you can join in with other worshipers on Sundays or Wednesdays via ZOOM Video conferencing for bible study and worship from the comfort of your home via phone, tablet or computer. (To be included please send a request to: email@example.com )
Please pray for one another during this difficult time but most of all BE WISE AND STAY SAFE. Recorded sermons will still be available for listening and downloading – Go here.
- MISSIONS SUNDAY: Focusing on mission this year we have created a special mission page. Go here or click on image above.
- Online resources – Sermons of 2020, Sermons of 2019, SERMONS of 2018, SERMONS of 2017 and earlier SERMONS HERE on-line or listen to some testimonies or follow us on Facebook!
Looking back :
- On 28th Feb – our dear sister in Christ – Eleanor Jones (wife) to our pastor Ben Jones went to be with the Lord. The church leadership thanks all friends and family members who attended Eleanor’s memorial and thanksgiving service on Saturday 14th March 2020. The church will continue to stand shoulder to shoulder with the pastor and his family – we thank you for your support and prayers.
- Teen Challenge visited Fryerns on Sun 8th March 2020 – Here is the testimony of George a young man who came to faith in Christ and was able to kick addiction to drugs and overcome struggles of a difficult childhood. Andy an engineer shares of hope he found in Christ and a love for the Bible that came when he came across Teen Challenge while struggling with additction. Link to Teen Challenge here.
- CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE was at Fryerns Baptist Church and presented a talk: Identity matters -who am I? – Wed 4th March 2020.
- Mother and toddler group “BABY STEPS” is every Tuesday at 8.45am to 11am during term time only.
- We will be praying for and supporting Christian Prison’s Resourcing (CPR) on their annual day this year – 3pm on Sat 25th April 2020 at Elmstead Baptist Church, Elmstead Lane, Chislehurst, Kent BR7 5EW. If you would like to know what God is doing in prions, detention and correction facilities click here.
- Mission Sunday on Sun 26th April 2020 – 11am speaker – Andrew Cook from Grace Baptist Mission (GBM) radio ministry. This will be followed by a bring and share lunch dinner plus an early afternoon service at 3pm led by Keith White (Milgrove Childrens Home).
- Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) – 75th anniversary will be in London this year on 20th June 2020 at West Minster Central Hall starting at 3pm. Get tickets for the event – See link here.
- Ladies fellowship – Every Thursday at 2pm.
- Youth group meetings for 11 year olds and teenagers – every two weeks on Fridays at 7.30pm. Check in church for details.
- Fryerns Baptist Church featured in Evangelical Times -Link Here.
- Ever wondered what the artwork or mural at the entrance of Fryerns Baptist Church depicts?
- You can also listen to our Sermons of 2019, SERMONS of 2018, SERMONS of 2017 and earlier SERMONS HERE on-line or listen to some testimonies or follow us on Facebook!
FOCUS ON MISSION:
- Mission video evenings are usually on particular Wednesdays every other month. Every one is welcome! Check at church for the next video evening.
- Proclamation Institute Zambia with some great news of God’s grace in Africa. Link.
- Message from our Pastor Ben Jones on what Fryerns Baptist Church is all about. Go here.
- Latest Missions news and updates.
- Are you curious about Christianity?
Fryerns Baptist church now runs Christianity Explored – an informal discussion group meeting – come along and join in or ask questions. Further details can be got on Sunday mornings after the 11am service.
- Youth group meetings -For over 11 year olds. Meetings take place twice a month on Fridays. New youngsters are welcome! (Get details from church on Sundays) –>Sunday school page!
- Fryerns Baptist Church is committed to supporting parents and families. We are committed to the nurturing, protection and safeguarding of children and young people. (A copy of our full policy can be seen at the church office)
- Million dollar question: Are you a good person? Have look at the video below to see how good you really are.
- We are on Facebook! Click link below.
Data protection notice: Fryerns Baptist Church complies with its obligations under the “GDPR” by keeping personal data up to date; by storing and destroying it securely; by not collecting or retaining excessive amounts of data; by protecting personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorised access and disclosure and by ensuring that appropriate technical measures are in place to protect personal data. A copy of our full policy is available on request at the premises.