Roots Down, Branches Out

Welcome to Christ Church, Highbury

We are a lively community of all ages, in the heart of Islington, with a common desire to deepen our understanding of God and to reach out to our community and borough. Our motto is “roots down, branches out”, a community that is rooted in faith and branching out in loving service.
You are welcome to join us at any of our Sunday or weekday services as we seek to welcome and include all in the name of Jesus Christ.

Latest News

Christ Church seek a new Music Director for Sunday 11am service

After 3 years, Rachel Maby stepped down as Christ Church Music Director of the Sunday 11am service, continuing her post solely as Jazz Vespers Music Director. Christ Church are currently advertising for the post of Music Director for the Sunday 11am service and welcome applications to begin the post in March 2020. For more information, please email or visit

Sunday 23rd February 6.30pm: Jazz Vespers + Guildhall Jazz Singers

Join us for our special annual Jazz Vespers in which we welcome back founding Music Director, Scott Stroman and The Guildhall Jazz Singers to perform in the service and sing alongside the Christ Church Jazz Choir and singers i our worship song items. We also welcome guest preacher, Gabriel Anstis from St Augustine’s.


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