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September 2021
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Tamworth Road Baptist Chapel – 300th anniversary

The history of Tamworth Road Baptist Chapel stretches back to 1721, and in July an anniversary service was held to mark 300 years since Amos Harrison first registered his house in Croydon to be licensed for ‘worship by Baptists’. As time passed the congregation increased, and in 1729 a building was acquired in a…

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July 2021
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40 years for Creation Resources Trust

2021 marks forty years since the founding of Creation Resources Trust. Based in Somerset, the ministry provides resources and organises events which advocate biblical creation and critique the theory of evolution. The ministry was founded in 1981 following a talk by chemist and former atheist Dr A. J. Monty White at West Camel Methodist…

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June 2020
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Manchester church marks 51st anniversary

On 5 January 1969 a group of 15 people made a covenant before God to form Droylsden Independent Church in a former Temperance Movement Hall in Tameside. Now 51 years on, the church celebrated the anniversary of this event. Walter Johnstone (Chorlton Evangelical Church) visited and preached a timely and well-received reminder of the…

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August 2019
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Newhouse Baptist Church anniversary

Situated in the Blackdown Hills on the Devon-Somerset border, this church recently celebrated its 367th anniversary. Rev Courtenay Harris led a thanksgiving service, using Paul’s experience of heaven (2 Corinthians 12) and the shepherdess’ desire for Solomon (Song of Solomon 4) to remind members to pursue a meaningful, felt relationship with Christ.

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July 2019
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Exeter church marks three special anniversaries at once

On Saturday 27 April, Exeter Independent Evangelical Church marked a triple anniversary. Twenty years ago, the church was established in the St Thomas area of Exeter. Ten years later, a pastor was called. Five years after that, the church moved to its current premises in the Heavitree region of the city. From as far…

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March 2019
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Hambleton Evangelical Church’s 50th anniversary

On the first weekend of 2019, members and friends of Hambleton Evangelical Church, near Thirsk, met to give thanks to God for his faithfulness over the fifty years since the church was founded. A list was compiled of fifty things for which to feel gratitude. The Saturday afternoon saw a time of recollection. A…

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March 2018
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Mission – CWI anniversary

Christian Witness to Israel (CWI), one of the oldest missions bringing the good news of Jesus to Jewish people, has marked its 175th anniversary. The special anniversary event, held at St Aldates in Oxford on 27 January, featured several of CWI’s international team of missionaries. These included Igal Vender, who works with Jewish homeless…

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