“Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us.”
1 John 4:11-12
Verse of the Day – Bible Gateway


Great Wakering Evangelical Church is a warm, friendly church situated in Great Wakering High Street. As a church we seek to glorify God, share His love and truth with our community and encourage spiritual growth and discipleship through solid Bible teaching.


October 2018

Sunday Morning 11.00am

7th Peter Abalan

14th John Pease

21st Peter South (C)

28th Steve Farrow

Sunday Evening 6.30pm

7th Jag Johan (C)

14th Phil Baden

21st Roger Oxenham

28th CAME United Service @ Methodists'

Noevember 2018

Sunday Morning 11.00am

4th Tom Linnane

11th David Cordle (Rememberance

18th Chris Govas (P)-Shoebox Sunday

25th Colin Hickley(C)

Sunday Evening 6.30pm

4th Roger Oxenham

11th David Cordle

18th Peter South

25th Songs of Praise (R)

December 2018

Sunday Morning 11.00am

2nd Kevin Little

9th Peter South

16th Junior Church Christmas Play

23rd Malcolm Richards (C)

30th Steve Farrow- motto text 2019

Sunday Evening 6.30pm

2nd Chris Mann

9th Roger Oxenham

16th Christingle Service

23rd Carols by Candlelight (R)

30th 4.30 pm Sharing Service

January 2019

Sunday Morning 11.00am

6th Roger Oxenham

13th Mike Simmonds

20th Clive Pegler (C)

27th Steve Farrow(P)

Sunday Evening 6.30pm

6th 4.30 pm Ron Wright

13th 4.30pm Peter South

20th 4.30pm Richard Partridge

27th 4.30pm Stuart Stoner(R)

P = Parade. C = Communion. R = Refreshments.

Motto Text 2017

Show me Your ways O Lord, teach me your paths; guide me in Your truth and teach me.

Psalm 25 vs 4,5 NIV

Latest News

Church Anniversary June 12th – 13th 2016
1ST JULY 2016

The Church Anniversary Weekend began on Saturday with a BBQ . Despite the weather everyone was able to enjoy the evening and the great food superbly cooked by the chefs. The following day we gathered to celebrate 172 years of our church. A great day including a strawberry tea.

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Upcoming Events

Regular Events



Junior Church (ages 5-11)
Bible Class (ages 12-13, 13-18)


Morning Worship


Evening Worship



Ladies Night
(Second Monday each month)



Bible Study & Prayer Meeting

We are currently working through a series of studies on 1 Samuel. Some Tuesdays there will be discussions on various issues affecting the church today or a DVD to watch and discuss.

We include a time of prayer at these meetings as well as a cup of tea and a cake. Everyone is very welcome to join us.



Boys Club* (ages 6-11)



Coffee Hour (alternate weeks)


Youth Club* (ages 11+)
(alternate weeks)



Girls’ Brigade* (ages 5-18)

*Youth organisations, these activities term time only.