Sundays 10:30am at Southwater Village Hall RH13 9BT

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A Welcoming Community

We believe that building a relationship is the greatest way to find out more about who we are and what we believe.

If you are interested you can also discover some our discover some our core bible based beliefs that makes us distinctive as part of the Elim Pentecostal Churches.

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Meet Our Pastor

We are a church in the Village of Southwater, West Sussex, that love God love our local community.

We are so much more than a people who gather for worship on a Sunday, we are a family of all shapes and sizes that are involved in serving the Village with a range of activities and events.

You can read more about who we are on this website, but we would love to get to know you! Feel free to join us on Sundays where we meet at the Southwater Village Hall, Church Lane, from 10.30 to around 11.45 for singing, listening to a relevant message from the bible, and then eating cake together.

Dave and Jo Taylor.

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Dave and Jo Taylor

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Children and Youth Ministry

Welcome to 'King's Kids'!

We aim to give the children an exciting, interactive and sensory programme where they can meet with God and become more like Jesus whilst having fun and getting to know their peers.

Creche – age 0 – 3 Free play and singing, many of the little ones also free-flow into our next age group.

Bubbles – age 3-6 Lots of hands on fun learning about who Jesus was and how we can live in a way that makes him happy

Splash - age 6-9 High energy games, stories and craft. Working as a team to find out more about our creator!

X-Stream – age 9+ Taking it deeper and discovering how the bible impacts our lives on a daily basis. What does faith in action look like?


  • X-Stream: Out and about. A monthly social gathering for X-Stream aged children. Some of our activities have included crafts and gaming, laser quest, bowling and air hop!
  • Youth: Bi-weekly social events for secondary school aged children.
  • Student group: Wednesday evening home group for college and uni-aged young adults.

What Is The Church?

Have you ever wondered what the church actually does?  Watch this quick video to learn more about the how we do things in Southwater and get a flavour of our worship.