Acomb Baptist Church

Together knowing Jesus and making him known

Sunday 12 July 2020


6pm Friday 17 July 

Awake July 2020

The final AWAKE of this school year will be on Friday 17 July at 6pm. 

It will have an 'end of term' celebratory feel. Families can watch on YouTube or interact live via Zoom. For more details and to register on-line go to

Sunday 5 July 2020

Funeral of Frank Whittaker

The Funeral of Frank Whittaker will take place on Tuesday 14 July. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this is by invitation only.

Corona-virus Update -
Wednesday 24 June 2020

From 4 July the 2m distancing guidance will change in England.

Yesterday, the Prime Minister announced: "...I am delighted that places of worship will be able to reopen for prayer and services – including weddings with a maximum of 30 people, all subject to social distancing."

The CLT will discuss at their next meeting on Tuesday 7 July what the implications and opportunities are for Acomb Baptist Church as a result of this announcement and any guidance published as a consequence.

Corona-virus Update

Due to the current lock-down, Acomb Baptist Church (ABC) has suspended all physical gatherings until further notice. Most other denominations and para-church organisations have made similar decisions. You should check with third-parties re any events listed here not organised by ABC. 

We shall be video streaming services via Zoom from 10.30am on Sundays.

Special Events

 April 2020


Maundy Thursday

 7.30pm Zoom service with Communion.

Good Friday

Reflection. Material will be made available on the website.

Easter Saturday

Reflection. Material will be made available on the website.

Monday 13 to Friday 17

Spring Harvest at Home Link SHHome

 May 2020


 Friday 1

 Youth for Christ Launch Event ** cancelled **

 Sunday 10 - Saturday 16 

 Christian Aid Week Link

Saturday 16 

Spring Cleaning and Maintenance Day - (Likely to be postponed)

One Voice York - Praying on the 20th at 20:20 in 2020

(Currently suspended.)

2020 Prayer
There will be people gathering to prayer at the Parliament Street fountain on the 20th of each month for an 8.20pm start to pray for 20 minutes. Bring a candle or mobile phone for a light. "The kingdom of heaven is near."

Previous Events

Christmas 2019 at ABC

Carols by Candle-light
6pm Sunday 22 December 2019

Christmas Day Service

10am Wednesday 25 December 2019

Christian Vision for Men Celebration Roadshow
7.30pm Monday 25 November 2019 at Gateway

(Open to women as well as men.)

CVM Gateway 25 November 2019

Saturday 5 October 2019 7.30-9pm

See below:

Albert Mohler Sat 5 Oct 2019 7.30pm

A recording of this event is available on York Baptist Church's website

Last updated:

5, 13 July 2020 (BAF)
18 March 2020 (BAF)
1, 8, 30 December 2019 (BAF)
12, 20 November 2019 (BAF)
29 October 2019 (BAF).