New Members
Post

New Members

At our recent communion service, we were delighted to welcome new members to our congregation. Henrique (from Brazil) joined by profession of faith.  He moved to London earlier this year, and began to attend services at LCPC.  We rejoice that the Lord has worked in his life and that he has been saved! We also welcomed Brad...

New Arrival
Post

New Arrival

Congratulations to Benj and Jo upon the safe arrival of their new baby boy, Obadiah.  Since he was born (nearly 4 weeks ago) Obadiah has been attending services at LCPC regularly – managing his first service when he was just over 24 hours old! Obadiah is pictured below with his mummy and daddy, and his proud...

Birthdays, Birthdays & More Birthdays
Post

Birthdays, Birthdays & More Birthdays

April was a busy month for birthdays at London City Presbyterian Church, partly due to the fact that all the children in our creche turned two! To celebrate, Meredith made a fantastic cake for them, and Sodreia made a beautiful gateau in honour of the other birthdays that were going on (a 4th, a 6th, a 21st and a 48th!) so...

New Members
Post

New Members

In November last year, Benjamin and Joanna (pictured above with their 2 year old son, Zechariah) began to worship regularly with us so that Benj could complete a student placement at LCPC as part of his course at Oak Hill College. The congregation have enjoyed getting to know the family over this time and in February, Benj and Jo formally...

New Members
Post

New Members

This weekend, we’ll be saying goodbye to another of our South Korean friends who has been with us for over a year. Part of being a city centre congregation is that people come and go – but in this blog post we’ll focus on some of the people who have come, and God willing, hope...

Farewell Friends
Post

Farewell Friends

Over the course of the past few weeks, we’ve have had to say goodbye to 2 of our South Korean friends. First to go was Ryeojin, who lived and worked in the UK for nearly 1.5 years. We first got to know her when she came to London to study English before moving on to...

Volunteering in Uganda
Post

Volunteering in Uganda

Last summer one of our international students, Cho, volunteered at Dwelling Places, a children’s home in Uganda. She received some funding support from the Free Church of Scotland’s Women For Mission. Here, Cho writes a bit about her experience: Before coming to the UK, I had never thought about going to Africa. I had so many preconceived ideas...

A New Elder
Post

A New Elder

On Sunday morning Gabriel Amorim was ordained as an elder of London City Presbyterian Church. Originally from Brazil, Gabriel has been living in London and working as a software engineer for the past 3.5 years. He and his wife Sodreia originally went to a Brazilian church, but for the past year have been attending LCPC. Gabriel...

A Special Birthday
Post

A Special Birthday

Gillian, and her husband Juan (more commonly known as Boysie) have worshipped at LCPC for 31 years.  On Sunday, the congregation were delighted to help Gillian celebrate her 60th birthday with a beautiful, delicious cake. Gillian and Boysie attend our services every week with their daughter Marianne.  On Sunday we were pleased to have their son John and...

Mary Plays Harp
Post

Mary Plays Harp

Mary is one of our Sunday School teachers.  She is also an up and coming harpist who has studied in Los Angeles and Chicago, and is currently completing her studies at the Royal Academy of Music in London. Our church calendar always has details of Mary’s upcoming concerts – and because she plays with several orchestras, trios...