Community Activities at River Church Orpington

Serving our local community

We run a Christian Kid's Club with another local church. 
The club is aimed at children agred 7-11 (juniors) and runs every Friday (term time) at St Barnabas Church Hall (Rushet Rd, BR5 2PU). 
There are lots of fun things that go on during the club, including games, bible teaching, craft, activities, memory verses and they have a Tuck Shop. 
There are snacks & drinks on arrival, and tea & coffee for parents/carers.
For more details, please contact: Neil: 01689 821353
or Gemma: 07710 835727



We partner with Christians Against Poverty (CAP) in Bromley. Together we are committed to seeing individuals, who have been trapped in debt, released from debt, poverty and their causes. If you need support in this area or just want to find out more please go to or call the helpline on 0800 328 0006 


Men behaving Dadly is a dads and tots group running every fourth Saturday of the month (except in August and December) from 9.30-11am at the Link youth centre.
This is a chance for dads to bring their kids to play and have fun while the dads chat and relax over a bacon butty and coffee.
There is a cost each session of £1 per family (which includes the bacon & coffee!). For more information contact: Terry Urbanczyk on 07738064513



The Alpha Course is a series of interactive sessions that explore the basics of the Christian faith and offers a chance to ask any questions you have.  At these sessions there is food for everyone, followed by a short film which is then discussed in small groups.  Alpha is run all over the world and is very popular. If you’re interested in attending a course, or would like more information, please just send us an email


'Healing On The Streets' involves three local churches working to meet up once a month on a Saturday morning in Cotmandene shopping area, to offer to pray for healing to anyone who asks or to talk to them about Jesus.
For more information please see the HOTS Bromley website with whom we are in association.