Church of the Ascension
Blackheath

 
 

We are a church where people who want to get involved can. We believe our faith leads us to get involved with the community around us and with issues in the wider world. This is why you will see a number of people heavily involved on the two large council estates in our parish – Heathside and Lethbridge in Lewisham. And is why you will see us asking for donations to support a wide variety of projects and organisations overseas.

             
 

 

 

                   

We are also part of a ‘team’ – where we have joined forces with two other churches in Deptford to focus on how best we can serve the local areas. So now we are officially linked with Holy Trinity on Bennett Grove. We have an historical building, an ancient faith but we are not stuck in the past. We like to think of ourselves as outward looking and inclusive and our faith draws upon centuries of wisdom and practice.
 

  Church is not just about the bricks and the windows – or even about Sundays – but it is a community that seeks to live out one simple aim – to love God and to love our neighbour.

Why don't you join us?
 

 

   

NEWS

FORTHCOMINGS EVENTS


Cashless Giving
The PCC (Church Committee) has decided to discontinue
the cash collection at the offertory during Sunday services.
It is hoped that members of the congregation will instead sign
up to the planned giving scheme so that the church can rely on
a steady income and claim gift aid on donations.  If you would
like to to this, please ask Margaret or Trevor for the forms.

Chamber Music at The Ascension
Here are a series of videos recorded in church
by Lana, the organiser of our amazing Chamber Music
Festival: J.S.Bach: Fugue from Violin Sonata in G minor

J.S. Bach: Chaconne from Partita for Solo Violin No.2 in D minor

J.S. Bach: Siciliano from Sonata No.1 in G minor BWV 1001

F. Poulenc: Flute Sonata, 2. movement, Cantilena -

Boris Bizjak and Yoko Misumi

C.P.E. Bach: Sonata in A minor for Flute (Allegro)

 

Twitter
You can now follow us on Twitter at @TwurchAscension
to get the very latest church news.
Click this link to go there now
 

20 August - Word of Life Group
at 22D Granville Park
at 2:00pm

23 August - HAPPY SUNDAY
after the 10:30am service

6 September - The Ravensbourne 5.5K Challenge
A Sponsored Run / Walk
from St. John's to the Ascension
at 12:30pm