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An Invitation to a Body Shop Event

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7.00pm, Monday 10th June Durham City Baptist Church A talk by a Body Shop representative on their ethical outlook in producing beauty products. An opportunity to try and buy Body Shop products.

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Thoughts from the Minister: The Nazareth Manifesto

The Spirit of the Lord is on me,      because he has anointed me      to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners      and recovery of sight for the blind,

Now is the time to register for TeamBuilders Holiday Club

Exciting news.  Everyone is getting ready for our holiday club in August.  Monday nights are a hive of activity with painting, drawing, making, shopping, etc. in preparation. This year the children will be looking at team building with a sports

Time for a major spring clean!


It’s been a while since we’ve posted anything here, but that doesn’t mean it’s all be quiet at DCBC. Quite the opposite – we haven’t had a moment to think about the website. Part of our vision for our church

What are you looking forward to about Christmas?

This morning we celebrated two events rolled into one: the Girls Brigade enrolment and the first Sunday in Advent! Three advent chocolates have been consumed; we’ve all seen the advert with Kevin the Carrot; and we’re already day-dreaming about tapping

Fundraising, Fellowship and Faith


It has been another busy week at DCBC. The Girl’s Brigade had a pyjama-themed fundraising event in support of Children in Need. The girls joined in with games and crafts as they raised £98, which will go towards the charity’s

Celebrating over 60 years of DCBC

Our church anniversary service today marked the beginning of another new year for Durham City Baptist Church, as well as providing an opportunity to reflect on the challenges and blessings of the last year. In our café church style service,

Kicking leaves and thinking about creation

I was out walking the other day, and I found myself kicking leaves that were lying on the pathway. This has always been a favourite pass time of mine.  It was then I realised that autumn was fully with us.

Cafe Church

Sunday Service

This year has seen an exciting new development at DCBC – the launch of our new “Café Church” style service. These take place on the first Sunday of each month at 10.30 and last about 1 hour. They are suitable

Craft Group


A new year, a new set of crafts. Our craft group meets fortnightly on Monday evenings at 7pm for creativity, coffee and fellowship. All are welcome to come along, whether you just want to sit and chat, or get on