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New to Blackpool?

If you’re new to Blackpool or surrounding area or just here for a weekend or holiday and are looking for a community to connect with, you are welcome to visit us. We have two services on Sundays – 10.30am and 6.30pm. Sunday mornings include separate youth and kids programmes. We are a mixed bunch of…

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Sunday EveningS – NOVEMBER

Our Sunday Evening Special events during the month of November Events start at 6.30 pm and finish around 8.00 pm Venue: Usually held in the Gatehouse Church unless otherwise noted. Fellowship NightS Movie Night TRAINING NIGHT Praise Night ALL events Share This Page


At the morning service today we had a powerful message from guest speaker, Valerie, about forgiveness and what it means to forgive other people for wrongs they have done to us in the past. The scripture verse was taken from Matthew 6:9-14 where Jesus taught His disciples to pray. Verses 12 and 14 speak about…

Alpha COURSE – October

What is Alpha? Alpha is a series of sessions exploring the basics of the Christian faith. Usually this happens over eleven weeks, each session looks at a different question that people can have about faith and is designed to create conversation. It’s just an open, informal and honest space to explore and discuss life’s big…

Water Baptisms

On Sunday morning 29th July 2019 we had two baptisms here at the Gatehouse Church. Nesto and Kyle went through the baptism waters in obedience to the command of Christ. They were baptised by Gatehouse Leaders Peter Young and Liz Hall after confessing their faith in Jesus. Before being baptised Nesto and Kyle went forward…

The Five Solas

In 1517 Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to a church door in Germany, which then went on to split the church into two sections: Catholics and Protestants, and these five solas are the five key teachings that summed up the Reformation. Sola gratia – Scripture aloneSola fide – Grace aloneSolus Christus – Faith aloneSoli…

Conference – Sermon Series

Teaching SERIES from the Conference

Learn to Minister in the Supernatural – 29th June 2019


God wants to use everybody. I believe that everybody is ordained. They might not be ordained by the Elim organisation or the Archbishop of Canterbury or the Superintendent of the Baptist Union. But you are to be ordained by the Holy Spirit to go into all the world to preach the Gospel. Preaching the gospel is not just bringing people to eternal life… it is going into all the world … and to bring people into eternal life, heal the sick and cast out devils. You are to be able ministers of the new covenant.

David Latham

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Missions Giving – Pound by pound

FOCUS ON International Missions For the month of June we are supporting the Elim Missions campaign called POUNDbyPOUND. Elim Missions stand alongside the missionary sending church, to serve, send and equip. They currently have 70 missionaries working in 27 countries and are in partnership with organisations and churches building God’s kingdom across the world. We want…

Youth Connect – WHAT’S ON?

Our Youth Connect team has an exciting and fun😍 line up of events for the rest of May and going into June. These include a film night, waterpark 🌊activities, sports and fun in the park, pizza 🍕baking and a special BBQ – set a reminder for 6 June! ⌚ Events for May & June Upcoming…