Regenerate update – August 2018

For many years we were trusting and praying that New Life would acquire the site next door so that we could redevelop both sites to provide us with a new purpose built facility. That didn’t happen, and flats are now being built on the site next door by Optivo Housing...

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Internship Programme 2018 – 2019

What is it? The New Life Internship programme allows young adults to commit themselves for 3-12 months, part time or full time, to get involved in the life and ministry of New Life Croydon. Interns will receive practical training and play an active role in areas key to the ministry of New Life,...

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A Time Of Transition

As elders we wanted to pass on some information to you as to “where we are at” as a church. What we are going to say is pretty obvious and some of you will have heard it already but we thought it would be good to repeat it. We are...

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New Life FC

“Reaching men through football to equip and care for them on their spiritual journey.” NLFC mission statement For anyone who has been a Christian for a while you would have probably heard the verses “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations..” (Matt 28:19) as well and “Iron sharpens iron and one...

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Our 30 year anniversary in Cairo New Road

Thirty years ago on 14 November 1987, we had the official opening of our present building in Cairo New Road. How we came to get our building is a testimony to God’s amazing guidance, favour, blessing & provision. As we look to the future, we thought it would be good...

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Youth Ministry at New Life Croydon

By Stephen Bryars, Youth Worker at New Life We are extremely blessed to have a large number of young people connected to New Life Croydon in some way. Whether that is through our regular activities, such as Sunday Morning Youth, Friday Night Youth, Youth Band & Choir, ‘Next Generation’ (a...

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Monday Fellowship

Monday Afternoon Fellowship (or just Monday Fellowship) has been part of New Life since the Dennett Road building was purchased in 1960, as a Monday afternoon meeting was inherited with that building!  Over many years it has seen changes – Originally for older people and just a ladies meeting, then...

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Christians Against Poverty (CAP)

The Christians Against Poverty (CAP) Debt Centre at New Life officially launched in April 2016 and after a period of closure due to maternity leave is now back up and running.  We cover the whole of CR0 which runs from Waddon all the way to New Addington, as well as...

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Introducing Louise Abrahams, our new Children’s worker

Louise Abrahams is our new children’s worker at New Life. She has taken over from the wonderful Brenda Hunt who retired at the end of April 2017. Louise is married to Kaiser and they have four children aged 16-28  and a monster dog called Milo. Louise is a primary teacher...

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Rejoicing In The Spirit

In that same hour he [Jesus] rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, “I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you have hidden these things from the wise and understanding and revealed them to little children; yes, Father, for such was your gracious will. – Luke 10:21 ESV Jesus...

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