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The local High Street Chaplain

The Hub caught up with Pastor Raj Kaul of Divine Community Church to find out about their work in Dudley and Wolverhampton. Divine Community Church started a soup kitchen called “On the High Street” four years ago. Since then they have been serving the community, feeding the homeless, building relationships with the needy and [...]

By | 2018-06-30T11:56:45+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Short stories, Uncategorised|

God’s Partnerships

Cinderford is a small rural community. A downtrodden ex-mining town of 10,000 in the middle of the beautiful Forest of Dean. An area where the average age is 15 per cent older than the national average, jobs are limited and low paid and a very independent, determined, stubborn spirit exists. Yet at the same [...]

By | 2018-06-30T11:54:44+00:00 June 30th, 2018|Feature stories, Uncategorised|

Creative Outreach

The Hub spoke to Colette Bewley about Upper Reaches, a gathering of Christians who work in or near Temple Quay in Bristol. About 17,000 people work in Temple Quay, a business development in the centre of a triangle of floating harbour, dual carriageway and the busy Bristol railway station. Colette started the charity Upper [...]

By | 2018-06-30T11:54:09+00:00 June 30th, 2018|Feature stories, Uncategorised|

Friendship is the key to church in community

Developing friendship skills is the best and most effective way of reaching out with God’s love to our communities. It is through friendship that most new Christians are added to our church,” says Sam Gibson, GLO Mission Director (Ireland Hubs) and member of Crescent Church, Belfast. “We are a city-centre church located beside the [...]

By | 2017-12-03T16:02:21+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Short stories|

Top ten tips for urban outreach

Martin Korchinsky, a Counties evangelist and CPI planter in Brinnington, a priority 1 council estate in Stockport, South Manchester. The Hub asked him to share some of his strategies for effective urban outreach. Martin says, “We operate a food bank, a youth club for teens, and a drop-in café as well as a traditional [...]

By | 2017-12-03T16:03:23+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Feature stories|