Ministries

Ministries

Worship Conference

Join Elim Worship online from anywhere in the world as they live stream their Elim Sound Worship Conference on Friday 6 November at 7:30pm.

Q&A – Prayer Ministry Team

The Prayer Ministry team at the Gatehouse Church is headed up by Ian & Valerie Fraser. It was started in December 2019 and so far has nine committed members. Here are some questions that were put to them recently: Q What do you want to accomplish? To see our congregation grow spiritually. Q Why is prayer ministry important to our church? If during the service someone may have been convicted by the Holy Spirit about some area in their life…

Ministry Fair – Want to be part of the team?

Ever wandered what happens behind the scenes in a church and how much work is involved in setting it up and keep it running and who is involved in serving others? Who greets visitors at the door or what about looking after the finances of the church? Who organises the sound for the worship team and the speaker? Who’s involved in the prayer and youth ministry team and what events do they do? How are the videos created for the…

Alpha Course – January 2020

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 questions together.  Alpha website Alpha is an opportunity to explore life and the Christian faith in a friendly, open and information environment. Each session includes…

Conference – Sermon Series

Teaching SERIES from the Conference Learn to Minister in the Supernatural – 29th June 2019 SPEAKER: DAVID LATHAM 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…

Paul Mielke: Pais Youth Worker

It’s been over six months since I came to Blackpool last September. What can I say, the time really seems to have flown by so fast and I can’t believe it’s actually only four months to go until I go back to Germany. So far I feel as though I have come to know so many at the Gatehouse. One advantage of being in a small church is that you can get to know every person which I have really…

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 this is what Pais is about: Young adults, sacrificing a year (or more) to serve God! I am not on my own there are two…