Northern Germany Trip

  |   By  |  0 Comments

This weekend Janet and I travelled to the small town of Wilstermarsch, north of Hamburg, to visit the church there. I have been coaching the young eldership team online since the start of Covid lockdowns, so it was wonderful to be finally visiting them. As they wanted to get to know us better, the trip […]

Continue reading...

Such an encouraging first iCaf

  |   By  |  0 Comments

The Gateway iCaf started this morning with guests from two nations – Latvia and the Ukraine. The first person to arrive was a refugee with no English whatsoever so it was a baptism of fire! Then others came with different levels of English from beginner to elementary and some with their UK sponsors. We enjoyed […]

Continue reading...

Pioneer Europe Conference

  |   By  |  0 Comments

The Pioneer Europe Conference is a highlight of the year for church planting within the family of Relational Mission and New Ground Churches. It gathers church planting pioneers from across Europe for four days of worship, teaching, ministry and fellowship. I’m on the organising team and this week I’ll be putting the finishing touches on […]

Continue reading...

Colours, Creativity and Charismata

  |   By  |  0 Comments

Kathleen’s comment on today’s Bible reading from 1 Samuel 23 was that Jonathan took time to visit David to strengthen him in God. We have learned over years that visiting church planters is incredibly important. They are strengthened and feel appreciated, loved and cared for. This weekend Janet and I visited a Relational Mission church […]

Continue reading...

Digging wells

  |   By  |  0 Comments

I’ve just got back from two days of prayer in London with leaders within our family of churches – Relational Mission. And what a wonderful time of prayer, worship and fellowship. For me one of the significant stories told was a UK farmer visiting an Australian farmer. He saw the herd of cattle but no […]

Continue reading...

International Cafe

  |   By  |  0 Comments

On Tuesday 19th April 2022 10am, the Gateway International Café will start again at 99c High Street in King’s Lynn. Every term-time Tuesday, the international café will offer English conversation classes over coffee and cake. We aim to welcome refugees, migrants and asylum seekers and help them settle, make friends and learn English. Our last […]

Continue reading...

Zeeland Gospel plant

  |   By  |  0 Comments

We had an amazing Plant Europe prayer meeting last night praying for some of the church plants across mainland and of course of dear brothers and sisters in Ukraine – there’s an appeal to support them here. Tomas & Nelleke shared about their plant in Zeeland, Netherlands. Janet and I will be with them for […]

Continue reading...

Will you fast tomorrow? Weds 2nd March

  |   By  |  0 Comments

Many church groups are joining Pope Francis’ call for a day of prayer and fasting tomorrow 2nd March. Will you fast and pray tomorrow? We’ll join together on Zoom to worship and pray on Thursday too. In the link below, Liam Thatcher gives us three very helpful Biblical reasons to fast and pray for Ukraine […]

Continue reading...