2015 sees the start of our ‘Bible in a year’ challenge. A small group of people, mainly those who have never read through the Bible before, will face the glorious challenge of reading God’s word from cover to cover. The plan is best used when a challenger reads through four chapters of the Bible every […]
The Incarnation is perhaps one of those words that mean nothing to most people outside of Christian circles. And yet, it is one of those sublime words that ‘attempt’ to describe something that is simply, too stunning and wondrous to put into words, let alone one word. To put it as simply as I can […]
What can you say? It just has to be done.
The Ladies Brunch is a new initiative that we are embarking on, to welcome women in the village to the church community and also to form a stronger bond within the church itself. We plan to have a meeting once a quarter on a different theme. The theme for the first brunch is “What is Praise […]
On 24th November 2013, Horsell Evangelical held a Baptismal Service for Tolu Awojobi. The service was attended by family, friends and the Horsell church family. It was good to see so many young people who came to support Tolu and it proved to be a very special occasion. Tolu’s mum Oye sang a heart-felt solo, […]
The men enjoyed a good time together visiting a very good Christian bookshop in Orpington. It was followed by a hearty lunch at a local carvery which all enjoyed.
It has been quite a whirlwind of a start to my pastorate at Horsell. It doesn’t feel like I’ve had much time to catch my breath just yet, with all of the busyness and activity that is part of the modern pastoral ministry. The work load even in the first 3 months, has been even […]
While I am still just about finding my feet in the new role of Pastor, I am getting to grips with my schedule and for what is achievable in a given week. I am starting to find out useful information that will help in a crisis such as, the location of those shortbread biscuits in […]
Just days into my new job in the Pastorate at the church it has become evident that there is one regular visitor that I haven’t formerly introduced myself too as yet. I happened to notice the visitor while working at the church and after seeing him two or three times in the same week – […]
Horsell Evangelical Church have called and appointed our new pastor Rev. Andrew Bents on 1st October 2013. Andy was ordained and inducted into the pastorate at Horsell Evangelical on Saturday 5th October and witnessed by a full church. Rev. David Long led the service and the main speaker was Rev. Andrew Bowden from South Wales. […]