Hallo Leute, WELCOME CHURCH BERLIN has officially arrived, wahoooo!! During this week we will be revealing our new logo and website. Keep your eye on our social media channels for the posts and big reveal. We will keep the Berlin Adventure site to share personal and church planting vlogs. However from now on please point people towards www.welcomechurch.de The site will be LIVE from Wednesday 1st July. What an adventure God has called us on. Starting a church in a new city an
Happy Easter friends, we hope you had a good time celebrating the gospel with friends and family. It was fun to spend our first Easter together in this early phase of our Berlin church plant. On Easter Sunday we enjoyed the resurrection, roast chicken & vege, an Easter egg hunt, followed by games in the garden. Personally we have had a slower month as Sarah was signed off work by the doctor and encouraged to rest due to concerns of an early labour. This was a challenging time
Ohhhhhh sorry friends, we are one day late with posting. The first Berlin Adventure video update and prayer newsletter that wasn't out on time. We know all 100+ lovely people who watch this are devastated. We promise we will make it up to you. April is actually our first year anniversary of arriving here in Berlin so it's a big deal, and we have a great month ahead. March was amazing and challenging. New team and people connecting with us, Non-Christians joining us on Sundays
We are really enjoying learning lots about this beautiful city. With so much history, culture, creativity, politics, poverty and influence their is so much going on here. Berlin is a young city with an estimated 40% of it's population under the age of 35. 628,000 foreigners are registered as living in Berlin from around 190 nations. Their are 6+ million people in the greater Berlin/Brandenburg region. Berliners are beautiful people, all made in the image of God, with signific
The sun is definitely shining in The Hague, summer is well on the way. We've had a great month with Redeemer, plus hosting friends and family. G came to visit with the Gunter's, which was very special. Then our friends Simon & Gwen Elliott from our JCC fam came to stay too.
Thank you for your prayers with our visit to Edinburgh. We loved our time staying with Matthew & Ann Clifton-Brown and joining the Chosen for Purpose conference with Dave Holden (New Ground) and Mike Bett
We've had an amazing April and Easter with more friends and family visiting. Lots of highlights and some challenges. Overall we are loving our internship with Redeemer International church. One of the highlights from this month was our first monthly New Ground Redeemer church planters gathering. We drove to Brussels with Chris Taylor to meet with the team planting there, and were also joined by Henk Kersten and Maarteen de Lange representing the team from Maastricht. It was s
Thanks for joining us and welcome to the new subscribers. We really appreciate everyones support and prayers. We had an excellent Christmas and December with friends and family across Finland, Germany and England. We've been very spoilt and have enjoyed this season with loved ones before our move to The Hague, which is just days away now!
We've been caught off guard a little as to how emotional this month would be. Our final month based in the UK has been all about seeing fr
Welcome to our Berlin Adventure video updating you on what we've been doing through November 2016. We've been conference junkies this month, attending a couple excellent events. But we now have a lot of good content to digest and chew on before we move to The Hague in January 2017. Make sure you download Sarah and Matt Oakley's single 'Adventure' from iTunes. Matt Oakley is an excellent young musician and producer with a lot of talent. Watch this space for a few more Sarah an