Category Archives: Pentecostalism

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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The history of Pentecostalism in the UK (BBC radio interview)

Interested in hearing more about Pentecost and the history of Pentecostalism in the UK? Have a listen to my interview on BBC Radio Leicester, Sunday 27th May 2012 hosted by Dulcie Dixon (the interview is 2hrs 16mins into the programme).

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Pentecostalism: its Multicultural and Ecumenical Significance

As we celebrate Pentecost this week, my attention and reflection is drawn to the origins of the Pentecostal movement and its implications for cultural diversity and Church unity. This reflection starts with the day of Pentecost as we found in … Continue reading

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The First African Pentecostal Church in Europe (1906-Present)

The year 2006 marks the centenary celebrations of the first African Pentecostal Church in Britain. This Church, now known as Sureway International Christian Ministries, was founded by the late Rev. Thomas Kwame Brem-Wilson around 1906. The year 1906 is very … Continue reading

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