About Us

What Sompting Community Church Means To Us

Sompting Community Church is a growing church of over 100 adults, teenagers and children from many different backgrounds. We have been in Sompting for more than twenty five years and are committed to serving our local community.

Is to know Jesus and make him known.

Is to give every person in Sompting the opportunity to respond to God’s transforming message, by serving the community through a strong and growing church.

We want to

  • Bring pleasure and honour to God
  • Enjoy God and each other
  • Honour Jesus as head of the church
  • Submit to the bible as the Word of God
  • Experience the fullness of the Spirit
  • Make worship and prayer a priority
  • Hold to the conviction that every person matters to God
  • Promote a Christian community based on acceptance, respect, honesty and encouragement, and committing to resolving differences and conflict through forgiveness and reconciliation
  • Take seriously our responsibility to proclaim the gospel of salvation to our community and beyond
  • Be committed to developing a strong and creative working relationship with our local community
  • Remember the importance of children and young people
  • Develop Christian disciples who are being transformed into the likeness of Christ
  • Maintain the Balance between Word and Spirit – learning about God and experiencing him
  • Promote team leadership, nurturing the gifts of everyone in the church family and encouraging them to contribute to the life of the church
  • Work with other local churches and be part of the worldwide church
  • We subscribe to the Evangelical Alliance Statement of Faith & we are members of The South East Baptist Association.

The Sompting Community Church Team

The team are mostly volunteers and give their free time to run the events and clubs as well as the Church. They are the best asset the Church has and do so much for the Church and the community, if you see them around, please thank them!

Sompting Community Church Leaders