Missions

Missions

Fundraising Cycle – Blackpool to Skegness

This year’s Coast2Coast fundraising cycle ride for Elim Missions will be a 300km cycle from Blackpool to Skegness over the course of 3 days. This event is to raise funds to train and send missionaries to plant churches. The nations that God is focusing them on are Guatemala, Peru, Finland, Greece, Botswana, Lesotho, Fiji and more. The Dates: Friday 18th to Sunday 20th June 2021 The Route: Blackpool to Skegness They are aiming for 6 riders to take up the challenge.…

Limitless Blackpool

Paula Tamaki, Gatehouse Youth Leader shared an update at a recent Sunday service about their new dynamic youth ministry called Limitless Blackpool. Limitless Blackpool aims to be a family orientated group, centered around family. Volunteer roles will include all generations in the church so that we will be nurturing, serving and encouraging the youth. The Youth group is aimed at year 7-13. Team members Paula, Lewis and Tilly recently completed a training programme to help establish an active youth outreach…

Pray for the Nations

Good morning! Over the last 7 days many people have joined together to pray for the nations of India, Pakistan, Philippines, Nepal and Brazil. We have decided to extend this for a further 14 days until 20 May in its current format. Thank you to those of you have contributed during the last week. Please share this link with your churches. I’m inviting you to join together as we intercede for the nations. Register here and please share. Rev Neville…

Call to pray for India & other nations – Elim Relief Appeal

An urgent call from Elim to leaders and congregations to pray for India & other nations that are suffering the heart-breaking devastation caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. 𝗪𝗲 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗷𝗼𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗼𝗴𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝟳 𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀 (𝗮𝘁 𝟳𝗮𝗺 & 𝗮𝘁 𝟳𝗽𝗺 (BST) 𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵 𝗱𝗮𝘆) 𝗼𝗻 𝗭𝗼𝗼𝗺 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝟯𝟬 𝗺𝗶𝗻𝘂𝘁𝗲𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗳𝗼𝗰𝘂𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗽𝗿𝗮𝘆𝗲𝗿. 𝗙𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝟯𝟬 𝗔𝗽𝗿𝗶𝗹 – 𝗧𝗵𝘂𝗿𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝟲 𝗠𝗮𝘆 Sign up for one session or several here We will be collecting donations for this cause here at the Gatehouse so if you…

Really Good News

The Elim Really Good News campaign is launching today and continues during the month of March. Each day there will be someone who will tell their story of how they became a Jesus follower or how being a Jesus follower has helped them during lockdown.

Global Missions – Steph Walker

During this morning’s service Steph Walker shared about her exciting new adventure and journey. She will be moving to Chiang Mai, Thailand as a teacher and serving with Sim International (Serving In Mission), a missions organisation that works with missions across the world to reach people, to meet their needs and to share the love of God. She will be teaching at Grace International School who work with missionary families and aid workers in Thailand. She will not be receiving…

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 to encourage our partners to give just £1 per week (£4 per month) towards this mission campaign. Money raised helps missionaries, projects, church planting, teaching,…

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…