Standing Alongside the Persecuted Church Family.
St Paul writes:
26 If one part suffers, every part suffers with it; if one part is honored, every part rejoices with it. (1 Corinthians 12:26)
An event for English speaking churches in NW Europe.
An afternoon led by Eddie Lyle (president of Open Doors UK)
Saturday 13th October 2018 in Amersfoort 2pm – 5pm.
For Christians who want to grow in commitment to our persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ.
The afternoon will be led by Eddie Lyle. We will cover.
- What the Bible says – our mandate to stand alongside persecuted believers.
- Real stories of those persecuted for their faith.
- Practical examples of how western churches are acting in support.
- How Open Doors as an agency can help us, individually and as churches, to help the persecuted.
Within the afternoon, there will sung worship, and a time of intercession for persecuted Christians.
There will be an English resource table with resources for children as well as adults.
Time: 14.00 – 17.00 (Drinks from 13.30)
Venue: Nieuwe Erven, Heiligenbergerweg 144, 3816 AN, Amersfoort. (Main entrance to building lies on Vivaldistraat). Free parking is available in the local area, and at the Stadsboerderij De Vosheuvel, Heiligenbergerweg 187 just 5 minutes walk along the road.
The event is free. There will be an opportunity to make a donation towards costs on the day.
There is a church leaders programme.
This is held, in the evening from 6pm (until 9pm). It includes food, with input from Eddie building upon our afternoon programme, with significant time for questions and answers. The evening is intended for church leaders and one other person they would like to bring. Please do email or phone to confirm attendance at that leaders programme. For the meal, we ask a donation of 5 euros.
For further information / confirm attendance – firstname.lastname@example.org
06 299 72 303
Revd Grant Crowe