Serving the community and churches of Bridgwater and surrounding areas. Acorns@Alive and Coffee Shop opened after the town centre shop (Acorns Christian Resources) closed. We have created a warm and friendly environment for the local community.

Large FREE car park.

We also have a coffee shop selling homemade cakes.

About Us

Based within Alive Christian Ministries the Acorns@Alive is your local Christian resource centre. Situated in the town of Bridgwater, Somerset we stock a wide range of Bibles, books, greetings cards and gifts to suit all tastes, pockets and occasions!

The shop is fully staffed by volunteers.

What do we stock?

  • Bibles and Bible Cases
  • Greeting Cards including Birth, Dedication, Christening, Baptism cards etc.
  • Sunday School Material
  • Children’s Items Including Pop-up books and Children’s Bibles
  • Music and DVDs. (ordered in only)
  • Christian Books including Bible studies and materials.
  • Giftware including crosses and crucifix’s etc!
  • Daily Bible Readings such as Every Day With Jesus, Light and New Daylight.
  • Fairtrade products.
  • Mail order also available.

If we have not got what you need we will search high and low to get it.

The Shop is now run by Alive Christian Ministries Charity No.1128347, Acorns@Alive is a independent non-for-profit organisation.

Please support us, Bridgwaters local Christian bookshop.

If you would like to contact the book shop

Angela Cooper, Manager
Alive Christian Ministries
58 Salmon Parade
Bridgwater, Somerset
01278 448243
How to find us


We stock a small selction of Fairtrade items like coffee, tea, hot chocolate, chocolate bars, toilet rolls and more.

Traidcraft fights poverty through trade, helping people in developing countries to transform their lives.

Established in 1979 as a Christian response to poverty, Traidcraft is the UK’s leading fair trade organisation. They run development programmes in some of the poorest countries in the world, and campaign in the UK and internationally to bring about trade justice.

Opening Times

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