It was June 26 1994 when the outpouring of the Holy Spirit broke out upon us in Golden Valley Church (known at that time as New Life Church Churchdown, and just planted three months earlier). God had lovingly sent Dr Michael Brown to our churches in May 1994 to help prepare us for revival. A… Continue reading TWENTY-FIVE YEARS
It was with great joy that we welcomed Sarah Liberman and her team from Carmel, Israel, to host the "Ascend: The Worship Journey" conference in Golden Valley Church, this past weekend. Sarah is a Worship Leader, Songwriter, and Speaker with a deep passion for true worship from pure hearts. Her love for God, and her… Continue reading ASCEND: THE WORSHIP JOURNEY
It is with great anticipation we prepare for our worship conference in May with Israeli worship leader and songwriter, Sarah Liberman. Sarah comes from Carmel, and is part of the Ascend Carmel ministry. Sessions will be held at the Jury's Inn Hotel in Cheltenham. Register on Ticket Source.
We look forward to welcoming Peter Jackson [Toronto] back into Golden Valley Church this week, for our "HELD IN HONOUR" mini-conference. Sessions will all be in the "Firehouse" so come early to get a seat! [And please park your car respecting our neighbours] MORE DETAILS ON FACEBOOK EVENTS
This morning in Golden Valley Church, Wes read out the prayer attributed to Sir Francis Drake [c1540 to 1596]. Drake was a product of his time, an era of ongoing war between the European sea-going nations, and valued as a hero to the English and a 'pirate' to the Spanish, whose territories he often raided… Continue reading PRAYER OF THE SEA CAPTAIN
As we approach another Christmas, and many of us are caught up in a flurry of activity, in addition to carrying concerns for church and nation, we do well to remember that the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem over 2,000 years ago is a powerful statement of the premium God places on simplicity. I was… Continue reading SIMPLE TRUTH
Here's the recent update from Maggie in South Africa. [Maggie is an important part of the pastoral team of Golden Valley Church, and is currently serving God with IRIS Ministries]. So I’ve been back in SA just over three months since my visit home. It took a couple of days to settle back in… Continue reading MAGGIE’S UPDATE, NOVEMBER 2018