We have one service that starts at 10.30am.
Where do I park?
There is car parking available on the church premises for visitors. If the car park is full, extra
parking is available in Ferndale Primary School – 3 minutes walk away (the map for this can
be found on the ‘plan you visit’ link or on the surrounding streets (but please pay attention
to the various parking restrictions!). A map and directions of where to find us are available here.
I have a disability, what support is available?
We have good access for people who need to use a wheelchair and a conveniently located
disabled toilet. Please contact us before you visit if you require any additional information
What will happen when I arrive?
You will be welcomed by a member of our team, and you are free to sit wherever you like.
You will probably be greeted by a number of friendly people but don’t worry, no pressure
will be applied to ‘join up’. However if you feel that you want to make Swindon Elim your
spiritual home then there are plenty of people you can talk to.
What about the service?
The service lasts for approximately 2 hours. During the service there will be a time of corporate
singing, as part of our worship to God. We sing a mixture of traditional hymns and contem-
porary songs. We place a strong emphasis on teaching. The sermons are always Bible based
and we seek to give application of the Bible to enable us to live more like the people God wants
us to be. Sometimes there is the practice of the spiritual gifts listed in 1 Corinthians 12.
Tea and coffee are served after the service, so if you want to chat to a few people this is an
What’s available for children?
During the service we have activities for children of all ages. Children join the service for the
first 30 minutes before splitting into the following groups; Midget Gems [Creche], and
What shall I wear?
Anything! People feel comfortable wearing suits, jeans, shorts – basically come in whatever
Do you have any activities during the week?
There are a variety of activities for different age groups during the week. Please see the
Events link at the top of this page to view the activity on a particular day.
If you have any other questions you want to ask before you come, please feel free to contact us.