Category Archives: Pentecostalism

Press Release New book released: World Christianity in Western Europe: Diasporic Identity, Narratives and Missiology

World Christianity in Western Europe is a new book edited by Israel Oluwole Olofinjana and published by Regnum Books, Studies in Mission (Oxford Centre for Mission Studies). A short video Interview about the book with Dr Harvey Kwiyani (Director of Missio … Continue reading

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UK Orthodox and Pentecostal leaders in solidarity with The Persecuted Church (Press Statement 30 November 2017 For Immediate Release)

    Leaders of Britain’s Eastern and Oriental Orthodox and Pentecostal churches meeting at The Raynors, Harrow, Middlesex on Monday 27 November 2017 reaffirmed their commitment to stand in solidarity with Christians suffering persecution, including martyrdom, in our world.   … Continue reading

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Pastor Agu Irukwu becomes new Churches Together in England Pentecostal President(Press Statement 30 October 2017 For Immediate Release)

Pentecostal members of Churches Together in England have elected Pastor Agu Irukwu as the next Pentecostal President.  A law graduate of the University of Warwick, a barrister and former investment banker, Pastor Agu is national leader of the Redeemed Christian … Continue reading

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Tani Omideyi becomes first ethnic minority chair of Alliance board (Press Release)

(First released by the Evangelical Alliance on 22nd of March) Dr Tani Omideyi has become the first ethnic minority chair of the Evangelical Alliance board, succeeding Rev Mike Talbot. Tani and his wife Modupe started a house group in Liverpool … Continue reading

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Book Reviews on African Christianity in the West

In one of my recent blogs titled, “The Emergence of African Theologians in Britain” I started reflecting on African scholars in Britain who are writing about the phenomenon of African Christianity in Britain. As a continuation of that reflection, I … Continue reading

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Pentecostals pay tribute to international leader Dr Myles Munroe (Press Release)

The death of Dr Myles Munroe in a tragic plane crash in Bahamas last Sunday 9 November 2014 has led to an outpouring of grief among the Pentecostal and Charismatic Christian community in Britain and round the world.  All nine … Continue reading

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‘The world doesn’t have to be as it is’ (Press Release Statement by Churches Together in England)

Churches Together in England Press Release Date: 5th June 2014 For immediate release For General Distribution For Press, twitter, Member Churches, Churches Together Groups, church websites RE Pentecost Sunday   The 6 Presidents of the 42 member churches of Churches … Continue reading

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A Very British Mission: Review

I had my reservations when I knew that Channel 4 had commissioned Waddell Media (based in Ireland) to do a TV documentary on West African Pentecostals. My reservations were shared by fellow African and Caribbean Pentecostal ministers who wanted to … Continue reading

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Churches Together in England Elects first Pentecostal President (Press Release)

Press Statement 8 October 2013 For Immediate Release History was made on Monday 7 October 2013 at the Annual National Church Leaders Meeting, held at Lambeth Palace, when Jamaican born Bishop Eric Brown was installed as the first Pentecostal President … Continue reading

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National Day of Prayer: A Vision Fulfilled!

Yesterday, September 29 2012 saw the fulfilment of the vision for Wembley. This is becasue around 20 years ago, 1991/1992, Jonathan Oloyede, the Convener of Global Day of Prayer London had a vision of Christians gathering togther at Wembley stadium … Continue reading

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