Touchdown - Amsterdam
|General Info||City Index|
|Things to do||Travel|
|Church & Mission|
|Co-ordinates||Latt 052:28 N, Long 004:49 E|
|Phone code||Country code 31, City code
020, Exit code xx
|UTC offset||+ 1|
|Electricity supply||220/240 ac|
|Weather||Usually wet and windy, but sunny spells-and lots of windmills!|
Web sites needed - feedback requested.
|Things to do
Travel Amsterdam by canal.
|Church and Mission|
|CHRISTCHURCH, Church of England|
|Characteristics||International, charismatic and welcoming.|
|Address||42 Groenburgwal, 1011 HW Amsterdam|
|Church Web site||http://www.christchurch.nl|
|Contacts||Phn: 020 441 03
55 or: 020 453 90 86
Fax: 020 453 90 87
|Service times||Sundays: 1030 and 1930
Tuesdays: 1200 service and lunch
|Language of services||English|
|Transport||Good metro and Tram system. Nearest metro: Waterlooplein. However there are numerous trams: 16,5 2 etc. stopping at Montplein.|
|Notes||The asst. Minister ('98)
writes to Airborne: "We are right in the centre of the city, and have just celebrated
our 300th anniversary. A lively Christian fellowship on the edge of the red light
district, seeking to reach out into such areas. We have 45 different nationalities, and as
many denominations. International. But also a place for the traditional (1662
HC once a month).
Also a good friend writes: "We attended a very warm and welcoming English Speaking Church in Amsterdam. It is International Anglican, with good teaching and worship and people from all over. Familar songs & spirit."
Due to renovations, the church service are not held at the Groenburgwal address until about Aug/Sept 2000. Now celebrating in the 'Bethanienklooster' in the 'Barndesteeg'
|Other Church and Mission info|
|YWAM has a base in Amsterdam.|
|Crossroads International Church
A lively church in the south of Amsterdam (about 15 minutes by tram from the central station). Their website is: http://www.crossroadschurch.nl
Begijnhof 48, Amsterdam.
Phn: 020 6722288