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Historical

December 2019
Articles > Historical

Children’s champion

With Barnardo’s 330 charity shops, 400 social projects and care of thousands of children, most readers will be familiar with that name. But who was Tom Barnardo, founder of this remarkable charity begun in 1867? ‘A bit of all sorts’ was Tom’s own description of himself as he thought of the blend of Spanish,…

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May 2018
News > Society

London — killer capital

Britain’s capital has been awash in recent months with reports of violent deaths. It has now outstripped New York as a place of violent homicide. Ten years ago, this writer’s first article for Evangelical Times (September 2008) was a reflection on the terrible knife crimes that rocked London in 2008. At the time, I…

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May 2018
News > Conferences

Conference – Our Daily Bread Conference

The spiritual journey of King David was the focus of the 2018 Our Daily Bread Conference in Westminster Chapel, London. About 1,000 people, from across London and the South East, gathered in March to worship Christ and hear the Scriptures explained by former pastor and author Bill Crowder. In the first of four addresses,…

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August 2017
News > Events

Event – Free Church (Continuing) in London

On 14 May 2017, the first communion service was held in the new Free Church of Scotland (Continuing) outreach congregation in London. A preparatory service was held on Saturday afternoon, when Rev. William Macleod preached on ‘Adoption’. He spoke of what adoption is: a stranger being taken into the family and treated as a…

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July 2017
News > Media

Media – ‘Quote Jesus’

Bus advertising campaign ‘Quote Jesus’, which aims to get advertising on the side of London buses, has gained momentum. According to the campaigners, new figures suggest the adverts have been seen by 6.5 million people in the first three months of the campaign. This is more than double the number of regular churchgoers in…

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June 2017
News

Reformation – Reformation opportunity

Churches across the UK are being urged to buy and give away a just-published short introduction to the Reformation. It is hoped that Freedom movement — 500 years of Reformation will have the same success and impact The servant Queen and the King she serves did. Published in 2016 to mark Queen Elizabeth II’s…

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Article

December 2000
Articles > World Mission > Europe > Northern Europe > United Kingdom

Soho

‘Soho hits the headlines for all the wrong reasons’ London’s Soho district has a big reputation for such a small community. Hemmedin by Oxford Street, Regent Street, Charing Cross Road and Leicester Square in the city’s West End, Soho occupies less than half a square mile. It may be small but it has made…

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