Easter at Sunnyside

We’ve got all sorts happening at Sunnyside and with the wider church in the town throughout the Easter season. As we move towards Holy Week, we are able to spiritually prepare ourselves for the celebration of the Risen Christ, but also remembering all that he suffered before the victorious day.

We’d really encourage you to make [...]

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We’ve got a new vicar!

Hopefully you’ve heard our exciting news by now, but if you haven’t, then read on!

We are extremely delighted to announce that Rev’d Rebecca Susan Fardell, currently Assistant Curate of the Parish of the Itchen Valley, has been appointed as Vicar of Sunnyside and Bourne End.  This is subject to the completion of legal formalities.  The [...]

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JENGA are visiting Sunnyside this weekend

We’re delighted that Robby Keen from JENGA will be visiting Sunnyside this weekend and preaching at our 9 and 10.30 services. If you’re trying to remember where you’ve heard the JENGA name before, it may be because JENGA are the charity that our very own Bex Henderson volunteers with in Uganda. Robby’s visit to Sunnyside [...]

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Christmas at Sunnyside

With less than two weeks to go until the big day itself, we’re looking forward to celebrating Christmas at Sunnyside church. There’s all sorts going on and we’d love to see you. Whether you’re a regular church goer or not, we promise you’ll find a warm welcome at Sunnyside throughout this festive season. We like [...]

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Heidi is Visiting!

Heidi is coming back to Sunnyside! Many of you will know or have heard of Heidi but if you don’t here’s a bit of info about her.

Heidi was our Worship and Music Director from 2001 – 2010. She visited Romania several times on Sunnyside trips organised by Task Force Romania and ended up living [...]

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7 ways to join in with Christmas at Sunnyside!

The John Lewis advert has been launched. The Christmas tree sellers opened their stalls. The nights are darker and the weather is definitely colder. Costa are selling their special Christmas coffees once again and we’ve even had the annual Festival of Light and Berkhamsted is glowing! Advent has begun and we are counting down expectantly for the [...]

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Romanian Shoeboxes

Those of you who came to our Community Café in October will remember that we were packing Christmas shoeboxes to send to Romania. Sunnyside has had strong links with Romania, ever since Brian Porter took a group of us out to help build/restore an orphanage there.  Since then the orphanage has closed, but we helped to [...]

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Community Cafe Returns

This Saturday morning our regular community cafe returns! We’ll be opening the doors to the church at 10.00am and serving fresh coffee and home baked cakes for anyone and everyone. If you’re visiting Sunnyside to collect your children from ballet, pop in and join us! If you live in Berkhamsted, fancy a free drink and [...]

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Vacancy Update: Parish Profile

It doesn’t seem that long ago that we said goodbye to David & Isabel at their final weekend of celebrations. As the dust settles from a wonderful leaving party and service, the process of finding a successor to David is well underway! Over the last few weeks a committed team having been drawing up the [...]

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Harvest at Sunnyside

Autumn has arrived. Looking around outside its clear to see that the seasons are changing and despite a brief flurry of sunshine at the start of the week, it appears that we’ve waved goodbye to summer. However, whilst the arrival of colder mornings and darker evenings means bad news for some, it signals good news [...]

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