Activities for seniors at Christ Church

Stand up in the presence of the aged, show respect for the elderly and revere your God. I am the Lord. Leviticus 19:32


Tuesdays 11.00am - 12.30pm Sapphire Bible Study Group. A varied group with members from both Christ Church and other churches. Meets at the home of Jill Thomas. For more information please contact Graham Thomas or the church office.

Wednesday 10.00 am Communion Service at 2 Abrahams Close

A service of Holy Communion using the Common Worship service lasting about 40 minutes with a short sermon and usually a couple of hymns.  Followed by refreshments.  

Wednesday 2.15 pm – 4.15 pm Knitting at 2 Abrahams Close

A friendly group for those who enjoy knitting, all levels of ability welcome.   Contact Barbara Burbidge.

Wednesday 3.00 pm for 3.30 pm Bible Study Group at the home of Janet and Gilbert Williams 

This afternoon Bible Study Group meets for conversation, prayer, Bible Study, pastoral support and refreshments. They follow the same programme of study as most evening groups.  Contact Janet Williams.

Every month

Monday 12.45 pm, 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month, Lunch Club at St Andrew's church hall.
An excellent 2 course meal is offered, for seniors, together with an opportunity for talk and fellowship. Contact Sue Gundry

Friday 2.00 - 4.00 pm, 1st Friday of the month, Go 4 Gold in the church

Social afternoons, tea and cake and a range of activities are provided, for example, talks, crafts, concerts etc. Contact Pat Mathias


Holiday at Home: A varied programme of events held over three days.  Two days based at Christ Church, including excellent food, talks, quizzes, and a day trip out by coach.

Christmas Carol Service – afternoon service with traditional Carols and Readings accompanied by the organ.



  • Pastoral visiting to housebound (including Home Communion, if required) and those in hospital
  • Emergency meals
  • From time to time we run daytime Alpha Courses or Christianity Explored Courses for those who want to know more about what Christians believe.  

For more details about any of the events mentioned, please contact the church office, 117 Denmark Street Bedford, on 01234 327150 or by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Contact Info

Christ Church Bedford
117 Denmark Street,
Bedford, MK40 3TJ.

01234 327150