Welcome to the Tilehouse Street Baptist Church web site which has information about our church here in Hitchin.
The office telephone number is 01462 456765. Our Administrator is in the Church Office to answer your calls on Wednesday between 09:30 - 13:30 and Thursday & Friday between 09:30 - 12:30.
At other times you can leave a message on our answering machine and we can call you back.
Following the relaxation of the Covid 19 restrictions we have returned to meeting in person in the Church buildings for most events. Certain Covid precautions remain – see below.
Thursday open church coffee morning 10:00 to 12:00 has resumed. Mid-week prayer reamains on Zoom - see below.
Sunday morning services will take place in Church.
There is no legal reqirement for face coverings but some congregation members may prefer to continue wearing them. The seating has been arranged with greater distance between rows so that folk wishing to sit apart can do so. We shall continue to practice safety measures, such as ventilation and hand sanitisation. Singing will be allowed.
We shall stream the service live to YouTube - see instructions below.
A reflective style communion service will be held live in the Church on Sunday afternoons at 16:30, generally on the third Sunday of the month. See the diary page to check.
We have been using the Zoom conferencing service to conduct interactive prayer. This is now on Wednesday mornings at 10:30. The link can be found on the
Conference Page. [Click or tap] - read the instructions about the Zoom App or add-on.
Sunday morning services held in Church will be broadcast on the Church's YouTube channel, whenever possible.
The service starts at 10:30, but the live broadcast will start at about 10:20 to allow users time to connect.
To watch the service click on this link: YouTube Live Link
You should then join the broadcast straight away (provided the broadcast has started).
If it does not play immediately, click on the triangular 'Play' button. which will appear in the centre of the screen.
The recording will appear on the Church's YouTube channel the following day and will remain available for at least two weeks.
Subscribe to the Church's Channel to get reminders about the live services and to have earlier access to the recording.
Webmaster: Sam Hallas
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Registered Charity No 1135132