Christmas Community Banquet

Christmas Community Banquet – 9 Dec

Jesus loved to be at banquets! He spends most of Luke’s gospel either coming from, at, or going to a meal of some kind. He loved to eat with people; it was his way of doing mission and building community. Famously in Luke 14 Jesus is at a banquet in the house of a religious leader […]

City Group Leaders Training - 9th or 16th July

City Group Leaders Training – 4 Nov

As a church grows bigger it must grow smaller! In other words as the number of people in a church increases, the number of smaller contexts for people to connect must increase too, otherwise a church can feel like a place you attend once a week where you sit next to strangers. A church is […]

CCC Games Night – 28 October

Three or four times a year we put on a games night after church. The idea is to have loads of fun, make friends and for there to be a family-friendly and non-pub option. It’s midterm the following week so hopefully that means the kids can join in as they won’t have to be up […]

Christ City Life: Joining a City Group

City Group Sunday – 23 Sept

At Christ City Church we talk about three places to belong City Groups Sunday Gatherings Life Groups However, we encourage you to see your primary place of belonging within CCC as City Groups. Why? Because it’s in City Groups you get to form deep authentic community. It’s in City Groups that you get to use your […]

Investing in the City

Investing in the City

The vision of Christ City Church is ‘to make a positive difference spiritually, culturally and socially to the city of Dublin’. To spell that out… Spiritually – we want to see people come to know Jesus as Lord, Saviour & treasure Culturally – we want to do all we can to make Dublin a city […]

Summer Banquet

Community Summer Banquet – 22 Jul

On Sunday 22nd July we’ll be holding a Free Community Summer Banquet for anyone and everyone. It’ll be from 4.30-6.30pm at Synge Street Secondary School. We’d love as many of you to come along as possible, and if you’d like to help out – by bringing some food, helping to set up and decorate, or […]

Consumer Church

Consumer Church

Many have said that we now live in a consumeristic culture; that is, a culture where the consumers’ needs/desires/preferences dictate everything. In the business world people often say ‘the customer is king’ –  in other words, what the customer wants is more important than anything else. This has had lots of positive results including better […]

4 Reasons To Come To The CCC Weekend Away

4 Reasons To Come To The CCC Weekend Away

The annual Christ City Church Weekend Away is 9th-11th November, and the early bird deadline is 19th October , so sign up now for the cheaper prices! If you are still undecided these are 4 great reasons I think you should come along. The weekend away will be… Fun: My enduring memory of any CCC weekend […]

Church Planting in Dublin

Becoming a Church Planting Church

We’re just about to celebrate three years as a church so I wanted to write a few thoughts about the future and what it will take to become a church planting church. Hans Küng once said: “A church which pitches its tents without constantly looking out for new horizons, which does not continually strike camp, […]

Church - an introvert's nightmare?

Church – an introvert’s nightmare?

Sunday service is about to finish and you already know what’s coming next. The mingling and socialising time. People are off to get coffee, they are reconnecting and engaging in lively conversations. You hear bursts of laughter all around you. And there you are, a little overwhelmed, quite tired at this point and scanning the […]