Samaritans Purse 

Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box 
 
Upper Gornal Pentecostal Church will still be a drop off point for Shoe Boxes this year. Due to the National Lockdown our dates have had to change. The church will now be open on 7th, 8th and 9th December from 10am – 12 noon to drop of shoe boxes ready for collection.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Coronavirus Covid-19 Update
 
From Thursday 5th November our Church will once again be closed due to the National Lockdown. Please check back here for updates. 
 
We will again be recording a Sunday Morning Service to watch on our You Tube channel Upper Gornal Pentecostal Church or click on the YouTube picture.
 
Unfortunately all our other services and activities remain currently closed for the time being.
 
 
Sunday     
 
11:00am                 Morning Service
11:00am                 Junior Church
 6:00pm                  Gospel Service
 
Monday      
 
 9:30am-11:30am    Little Treasures
10:30am                 Prayer Meeting
1:00pm-2:30pm       TLC Every Fortnight
 7:45pm                  Prayer Meeting
 
Tuesday      
 
 2:00pm                 Open Doors
 4:00pm                 Eve Lane Crafters
 
Wednesday 
 
 9:30-11:30 am       Little Treasures
 7:45pm                 Bible Study
 
Friday
 
6:15-7:30               God’s Zone  school years 1-6
 
 
 
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Our Sunday services  11:00am -12:30pm
6:00pm-7:30pm

During School Term Time.

Little Treasures
Mondays and Wednesdays
9:30am-11:30am

Open Doors
Tuesdays 2:00pm
 

Junior Church
Sunday
11:00am-12:30pm 

 

Prayer Meetings
Mondays
10:30am and 7:45pm

Bible Study
Wednesday
7:45 pm

During School Term Time.
 
Gods Zone
Fridays
6:15-7:30pm

Eve Lane Crafters
Tuesday 4:pm-6:30pm

 
 
 
Prayer Focus
 
1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (NKJV)
16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
Each month I would like us to pray with a focus on specific needs, prayer being our focus for the year.
Of course, prayer is of the utmost importance everyday of every year and so I encourage us all to be Christians who prioritise prayer. Let us give God the glory for answered prayer and be quick to testify to answered prayer as way of encouraging each other.
This month the prayer focus is on:
The Holy Spirit
The power and work of the Holy Spirt is key to all that we do. Without God’s Spirit we are limited in what we will achieve but with the help, power and wisdom of the Holy Spirit nothing is impossible. With God’s help we can accomplish great things for the Kingdom of God.
Pray that God will continue to pour out His Holy Spirit on “all flesh” (Acts 2:17) We want to see God move by His Holy Spirit in our services but we want to use the Holy Spirit gifts we are given to impact the lives of everyone we come into contact with.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Announcements & Events
 
Dates For Your Diary
 
 
Food Bank
 
Please place your food donations for the local food bank in the grey bins marked ‘Food Bank’ in the Foyer and Fellowship Hall. Thank You.
 
 
Pastor’s Pause for Thought

1 Corinthians 9:24-27 (NKJV)

Striving for a Crown

24 Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may obtain it. 25 And everyone who competes for the prize is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a perishable crown, but we for an imperishable crown. 26 Therefore I run thus: not with uncertainty. Thus I fight: not as one who beats the air. 27 But I discipline my body and bring it into subjection, lest, when I have preached to others, I myself should become disqualified.

Paul uses this example of running a race; each athlete must discipline themselves to be fit to compete. Each Christian is in a race but our training is different to the runner, but we must be disciplined.

There are many ways we should be disciplined but I want to focus on two and encourage us to be people of prayer and Bible study.

Take time to pray, listening also for the still small voice of God, let Him speak to you. 

Knowing what the Bible teaches is very important, remember how Jesus used the Word so powerful to defeat Satan in the wilderness.
 
God Bless Pastor Nigel
 
 
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Upper Gornal Pentecostal Church
Eve Lane, Upper Gornal,
Dudley. DY1 3TY
 
Tel: 01902 662777/663000
 
Email: gornal.aog@btinternet.com
 
Creche- We have a creche for small children
upstairs in the church..please ask for more details.