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Below you will find all the regular and special events taking place at DCF, plus occasional Calvary Chapel events. For regular events (such as our Sunday services) only the first occasion is shown.

For a calendar view of all events click here.

Prayer meeting

Every other Thursday during term time, we meet together from 8-9pm to thank God for all He has done, and to pray for the needs of our church family, our community, and our nation. Every other Thursday (see our calendar here) we meet online using Microsoft Teams from just before 8pm to say hello, and…

Livewires

Livewires is a children’s activity club for 7-11 year olds (school years R to 6) that began in 2001 and takes place in the Hall at DCF every Friday (term-time) from 5:30pm – 7:00pm. Numbers are limited to 30 children in order to give each child the attention they need. The evening begins with registration…

Youth Club

Our Friday evening meetings are an opportunity for the young people to meet together and relax after the school week. Each week there is an organised activity that ranges from active games such as newspaper hockey, football, dodge-ball, rounders and mini-olympics to slower paced games such as quizzes, rapid-dough (a modelling game), table-football tournaments, air-hockey…

Sunday morning service

On Sunday mornings our whole church family meets together for around 90 minutes. The service starts at 10:30am and includes a time of praise, sharing our needs and prayer requests, followed by prayer, and a Bible study (typically taught by our pastor). We would love to see you at our Sunday morning service, and you…

Sunday evening service

Our Sunday evening service includes a time of praise, prayer and Bible study and is designed to supplement our Sunday morning services where our whole church family gathers together. During the evening, a smaller music team leads the times of praise, and the study is often taught by our assistant pastor, lasting approximately 25 minutes.…

Men’s Bible study

Every other Wednesday during term time, the men at DCF meet together in the Mayflower room from 8:00pm until approx. 9:30pm. Roughly twice a month the men at DCF meet together to look at a topic and how it relates to us, and most importantly look to see what the Bible has to say. The study is…

Ladies’ Bible study

Our ladies’ Bible study takes place every other term time Thursday in the Mayflower room at DCF from 7:45pm (for an 8pm start) and finishing by around 9pm. Lifestyle is a friendly, light-hearted, informal evening meeting for the ladies. It is not aimed at any particular age group and a wide range of subjects are…

Teach the Word conference (2024)

Each year Calvary Chapel churches from across the UK meet together at the Kings Centre in Oxford for a day of worship and Bible teaching together, with studies taught by Calvary Chapel pastors. Teach the Word 2024 will take place on Saturday 29th June 2024 at the King’s Centre in Oxford – a day of sung-worship…

Home group

Every other Wednesday during term time, we meet together from 8-9pm to discuss our recent Sunday morning Bible studies, and apply them to our lives. Every other Wednesday (see our calendar here) we meet in the home of one of our church families to discuss, reflect on, and apply recent Sunday morning Bible studies to…

Sheer Praise

Around four times a year we gather for an hour of sung praise and worship to our God, and afterward spend time fellowshipping with each other – with tea, coffee, cakes, and hot and cold snacks. Several times each year we meet together for an hour of Sheer Praise – simply an hour or so of…