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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 Evening Specials

The Gatehouse Church will be continuing Sunday evening special events for May starting off with a Fellowship Night on May 5th. Don’t miss the movie night on 12th featuring War Room. A seemingly perfect family looks to fix their problems with the help of Miss Clara, an older, wiser woman. Call your friends to come…

Elim Blackpool to host Alpha

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…

Art Classes at the Gatehouse

Art classes in acrylic, painting and drawing are being offered by one of our partners here at the Gatehouse. Karen is offering these classes at no charge, so come along and learn a new skill. At the same time meet new friends and have some fellowship! When: Every month second Tuesday, starting on 12 March…

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Hi from Paul – Pais Youth Worker

Hello Gatehouse Church! My name is Paul, I’m from Germany and I’m 19 years old and for the next academic year, I will be responsible for youth work in the Gatehouse church! I am part of a global movement called “Pais”, which is an ancient Greek word, which means “child servant of the king”. And…

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What is Remembrance Day to Me?

Remembrance Day is not just about the British fallen. Over my time with the British Army, I have worked alongside so many different nations, in several different countries, and my eyes have been opened to the fact that it doesn’t matter what nation you are from, whether you have served in the military or not,…

Healing On the Streets

Today I heard a story from a man called David. 10 months ago we prayed with him, in particular for a good night’s sleep. He just reported back that he slept perfectly for 3 nights and has been much better ever since. Not only that, 3 days after the prayer he won £1000!! Jesus does…

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Community Centre Survey

We are looking for members of the public in the South Shore of Blackpool to share some of their thoughts about their local community so we have created an online Community Centre Survey. This survey will help us understand how we shape the Gatehouse Community Centre. In this survey, the nine questions will help guide…