Becoming a Christian is to accept Jesus Christ, as God’s Son, and Saviour. The journey to faith is one of falling into the endless love and forgiveness of God. Join us in tuning your life to the rhythm of God’s redeeming will.

First steps in faith

We believe that everyone should be able to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and decide whether they want to accept the offer of new life in God that Jesus makes possible. This page is about resources to do that.

Starting out in a small group

Small groups were the church at its beginning 2000 odd years ago. If you feel part of @acnbchurch we hope you join or small group journey

The Bumpy Road course: faith & mental health collide

If your life is a bumpy road we invite you to the first Bumpy Road course. For everyone affected by mental health issues. Six weeks to explore the place where faith, spirituality and mental health meet.

Start! finding answers

Start! is for you if you’ve got questions about life and the Christian faith and are looking for answers. Take the first step and Start! the journey with us. Just six friendly sessions starting from scratch on Monday evenings Begins October 30th.

News about beginning in faith

Thank you for harvest donations

Thank you to everyone for the amazing pile of donations this Harvest time.

Medival Graffiti project reports on St John the Baptist

Ancient graffiti in St John the Baptist shows how connected villagers were with the need for God’s protection in medieval times.

Community Remembers: V WWI Poppy Cascade Update

Over the Top: the North Baddesley project to knit poppies for a cascade down the tower at St John the Baptist saw the 2000th poppy donated this week. It’s going to be a spectacular way of commemorating the end of WWI. Thank you so much to everyone who is helping,

Pet, companion and working animal service 2018

Why have we spent the last two weeks thanking God for the partnership we have with working and companion or pet animals?

Where on earth is Heaven: Paula Gooder - In Review

This little book of guidance is as the name suggests short. ‘Where on earth is Heaven’ will get you thinking not only of heaven, but also of angels, life after death, and hell.

Camino de Santiago: Patricia Oliver's story

Pilgrimage has at its heart the search for the holy, or the boundary of human experience. Watch Patricia Oliver describe walking the camino with a relative in a wheelchair.

Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life...

Jesus in the Gospel of John 14.6