Welcome - God's Got More!
At Gleneagles Anglican Church we believe that the good news of Jesus Christ is for everyone and that though there is much on offer in this world, God’s Got More!
Our church was started in October 1990, so we are now approaching our 29th anniversary and we are very much looking forward to all that God is going to do in the future. Our next objective is to build our new church and community centre on land we have bought opposite the "Ock & Dough" pub.
We are located on the Gleneagles housing estate in north-west Wellingborough and meet at Redwell Primary School. Currently we are a congregation of about 100 adults with 20 or so children and teenagers. Many of us are near neighbours living on the Gleneagles Estate with quite a few coming from further afield. Children and teens are active members of the church and many attend our mid-week children’s club.
We are very relaxed and informal in our style of worship and use contemporary music with a talented group of musicians on guitars, keyboards, drums and more.
Friendship is very important to God and to us so there is a big social and care side to our activities with all ages.
Our main goal is to enable people to grow in faith and understanding of Jesus Christ and to experience the reality of God making a real difference in our individual lives bringing forgiveness, freedom, peace, hope, friendship and joy into our personal experience.
We hope that this website will enable you to discover more about us. If you are in this area you will be very welcome to join us in worshipping Almighty God, who has revealed himself through the person of Jesus Christ.
We want everyone, especially you (if you haven’t already) to discover that...God’s Got More!
Rev Melvyn Pereira - Vicar firstname.lastname@example.org
Building for the Future
We have met in Redwell Junior School for over 20 years, but have now purchased land in order to build our own church building. We are very excited at everything God is doing amongst us and this new phase in our history! We have preliminary plans for a building which will serve the community seven days a week and have launched our building fund.
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Help Us Build Our Church!
You can help us raise funds towards our new building (at no cost to you!) by doing what you normally do, that is buying on-line, but going via The Giving Machine.
Every time you make a purchase at one of these on-line stores: Viking, Amazon, Ebay, Sainsbury's, John Lewis, M&S, Next, Argos, Tesco, Debenhams, Homebase, Bodens, The Trainline and hundreds more, a small percentage of the purchase price comes to Gleneagles Anglican Church.
For more information please visit our Church Building Fund website.
Safeguarding Is Our Responsibility
Safeguarding is a priority at Gleneagles church. We have adopted government and Church of England guidelines on the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and good working practice, including safer recruitment of volunteers and paid workers.
For details of how to contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer and other resources click here.
1 Peter 2:5
like living stones,
are being built into
a spiritual house
to be a holy priesthood,
offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God
through Jesus Christ.”
For more details please click on Gleneagles Church Mission Plan
Amendment to Friendship Group Programme
The Friendship Group meeting in October will be held on the 19th and not the 26th as previously advertised.
It will be 10 pin bowling at Wellingborough bowling alley at 2.00 pm for a 2.30 pm start and will be for one game only followed by tea and cake etc. at Tesco’s café for those who wish to.
People will need to fund their own bowling, food and drink.
Please can anyone who is interested contact me, as soon as possible, so that I can book the required number of lanes.
The New Church - latest update
If you missed the update which was shared at the service on September 1st please follow this link where you will find two short talks from Chris Gledhill and Melvyn Pereira which will fully update you on where we are up to in our vision for a new Church. There is so much for which to pray. Thank you.
Freedom in Christ Course
Galatians 5:1 “It is for freedom that Christ has set us free.”
The Freedom in Christ Course has now started.
It is being run over ten sessions on Wednesday mornings plus the “Steps to Freedom in Christ” day on a Saturday. See the dates below.
Wednesday mornings 9.00 am – 11.00 am
on 25th September; 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd October (not 30th October); 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th November; 4th December
plus the “Steps to Freedom in Christ” 9.00 am – 3.00 pm
on Saturday 16th November
Hope Church, Guillemot Lane, Wellingborough. NN8 4UH
The course is for every Christian, from recent converts to ‘older’ Christians, from those progressing steadily or even speedily, to those who feel stuck. This course could be just what you want / need to help you to continue to move forward in your Christian life.
If you feel you would like to take the course please contact Melvyn Pereira on email@example.com
Click on this link to read some of the feedback from those who have already participated in Freedom in Christ
Prayer for the week
from Jackie, our Church Evangelist. (Updated 12/10/2019)
This week, please pray especially for:
- Our church building project, for God's blessing upon our plans and fundraising initiatives; for this vision to come to fruition.
‘So with you: now is your time of grief, but I will see you again and you will rejoice, and no one will take away your joy.’
Don't forget to also check our page for "This week's Prayers and Praise."
Bible Verse of the Day
Every Sunday 10.30am at
Redwell Primary School
Everyone is welcome
Bob Cutler's Testimony Hebrews 11: 8 As a young man I had handed over my life to God, and felt thMore...