Ministry Update: Leaflet Campaign Finished, Youth Work, Building Move-in Date

With the holidays over and the winter weather, we have certainly experienced things slowing down with some of our regulars not coming as much and less visitors. But that is to be expected this time of year. We have started back up our Saturday youth ministry, and it is encouraging to see Josh, Joel, and […]

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Snode Prayer Letter – January 1, 2015

Dear Pastors & Praying Friends, The month of December began with our church hosting a stall at a festival run by the local library. We gave out 150 bags with candy and literature from the church. We had 74 families sign up for a free Christmas basket filled with snacks/food. All of them gave us […]

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Ministry Update: Winter Festival Report, Move-in Date for Building, Prayer Requests

Thank you for your continued prayers for us and the work here in the UK. Here are a few updates and prayer requests: Building: The London City Mission has accepted our proposal for renting the building, and we are planning to move into the Churchdown Centre (60 Churchdown, London, BR1 5PQ) on 1 February 2015! We are very excited […]

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Special Financial Project – Church Planting Fund

Several years ago, we were allowed by God to start a new church in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Northwest Baptist Church has seen God do some great things in a very needy yet challenging part of the world. The church is now meeting in the heart of this city that was once the centre of the […]

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Ministry Update: Evangelism Update, Youth Work, Winter Festival

Thank you for your continued prayers for us and the work here in the UK. Here are a few updates and prayer requests: Building: We are still waiting to hear back from LCM about our proposal of what we can pay to rent the building. Once we do, we hope to get a date for when […]

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Snode Prayer Letter – December 1, 2014

Dear Pastors & Praying Friends, We are now about three months into the church plant in Downham. In the month of November, we had another nine first-time visitors. Several of those who visited were the friends and family of those who already attend the church. It is great when people are so excited about what […]

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Ministry Update: Special Meeting about Building, More Visitors

Tomorrow afternoon, John and I will head up to the headquarters of  London City Mission to discuss the possibility of using one of their vacant buildings as the more permanent home of Downham Baptist Church. Please pray for this meeting, as we will be discussing the particulars of using this building for the church. It […]

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Ministry Update: Mission conference, Two more visitors, Youth meeting

Chris and I had the privilege to preach a mission conference at Chelsea Community Baptist Church at the end of October. The goal of the conference was to stir up the church to get involved in local and overseas mission work. We preached on “What is missions?”, “Where is Missions?”, and “How can I be involved in […]

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Snode Prayer Letter – November 2, 2014

Dear Pastors & Praying Friends, Last month, we distributed about 10,000 gospel invitations in the Downham area. The Lord really blessed with 19 first-time visitors coming to the church! Most of those visitors are people from the local area who received an invitation. Apart from our church-planting team, we have about a dozen people who […]

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Ministry Update: 3500 Invitations, Market Stall, 2 Visitors, Upcoming Events

Tuesday through Thursday morning, our team was out in the community putting leaflets through letterboxes. We also went out as a church on Saturday to pass out leaflets. In total, we were able to get out about 3500 invitations this past week. God has been blessing our outreach efforts, as most of our visitors at […]

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