• blog

    UCKG Food Bank’s Grand Opening in Stamford Hill

    Friday 27th November 2020 Members of the UCKG HelpCentre at Stamford Hill have been helping their local community by running a Saturday food bank for several weeks now, and redoubled their efforts for the grand opening on Saturday 14 November. A team of 10 volunteers led by the HelpCentre’s community outreach representative, Ann Anofienem, collected […]
    Read More
  • UCKG Glasgow responds to the latest restrictions

    The UCKG HelpCentre in Glasgow is responding to Scotland’s new tier four restrictions by adding a further Sunday service of prayer to its calendar from now until 11 December. Attendance at all services will be limited to 20 people, throughout the three-week lockdown. This means that the Glasgow HelpCentre’s programme for Sundays 22 and 29 […]
    Read More
  • blog

    UCKG Opens Edmonton Food Bank

    Edmonton is getting a new food bank at its local UCKG HelpCentre, on Saturday 21 November, thanks to the work of the HelpCentre members in the area. Led by Pastor Lucas, who runs the HelpCentre, they are among the first to be implementing a nationwide UCKG initiative to set up food banks in some of […]
    Read More
  • blog

    UCKG Food Bank Launches in Croydon

    A new food bank opened for the first time on Saturday 7 November at the UCKG HelpCentre on London Road, Croydon, and handed out 106 bags of provisions to 47 people. The recipients were predominantly homeless or unable to cook because of unsatisfactory accommodation or disability/ill health. Rajiva Nurse the UCKG’s community outreach representative in […]
    Read More
  • blog

    UCKG’s First Food Bank Opens in Plaistow

    Thursday, 12 November 2020 The UCKG HelpCentre has opened its first food bank in the UK at its premises on St Andrew’s Road, Plaistow, and is now giving away around 150 bags of non- perishable food and other necessities each week. The food and essential toiletries that are being handed out are all donations from […]
    Read More
  • Cardiff HelpCentre reopens for services

    Tuesday, 10 November 20 Daily public services of prayer have now been resumed at the UCKG HelpCentre at West Grove, Cardiff CF24, following the ending of the firebreak lockdown in Wales. The church is in full compliance with the rules on social distancing and attendees should expect to wear face coverings for the protection of […]
    Read More
  • UCKG HelpCentres in England open for private prayers during lockdown

    Thursday, 5 November 2020 Until 2 December, all UCKG HelpCentres in England will support their diverse congregations by remaining open for individual private prayers and by streaming services from their Finsbury Park headquarters in order to observe the new lockdown regulations. The full time HelpCentres – as the UCKG’s churches are known – will be […]
    Read More
  • Cardiff HelpCentre solves the church lockdown problem

    Friday, 30 October 2020 The UCKG HelpCentre in Cardiff is now using a trio of online platforms and a telephone helpline so that it can continue to support its members and the wider community in Wales 24/7, during the firebreak lockdown. Effective from 6pm on Friday 23 October for 16 days, services conducted by the […]
    Read More
  • UCKG HelpCentres reopen for services

    Saturday, 4 July 2020 All the full time UCKG HelpCentres in England and Northern Ireland will reopen for services on Sunday 5 July, following the easing of restrictions. The Leicester HelpCentre will remain closed following the local lockdown measures imposed on the city by the government. The Cardiff HelpCentre will continue to be open for […]
    Read More
  • Leicester HelpCentre is back in lockdown

    Wednesday, 1 July 2020 In compliance with the UK’s first full scale local lockdown, the UCKG HelpCentre at 27 Abbey Street, Leicester, has once again closed its doors. The church had re- opened for private prayers on 15 June, and was looking forward to holding socially distanced services from 4 July, but none of that is […]
    Read More