OUR

MINISTRIES

Women's Ministry

Our women’s ministry help women SUPPORT and TEACH each other to become EMPOWERED in Christ and to apply God's principles to everyday life.

 

We welcome women from all walks of life with open arms to address the complex issues we face. Meeting through small groups, mentoring and retreat days we help women to share God's love within their communities.   

LifeBuilders - Men's Ministry

Building Better Men

 

EQUIPS and trains men for ministry, helping them discover their spiritual gifts and purpose.

PROVIDING  for men a sense of belonging through organised Christian fellowship with other men. Also helps maintain their commitment to the church family.
 
ENCOURAGES men to be better husbands, fathers,     
providers and spiritual leaders as priests in their home.
 
ORGANISES prayer support for the pastor and vital ministries of the church.

ADDRESSES men's health issues and socialisation into wider community.

Youth & Discipleship 

We provide a comprehensive range of activities to build up and prepare young lives for a fulfilling Christian experience. The current ministry programme is:

SUNDAY  SCHOOL and CHILDREN'S CHURCH

Sunday School is aimed at 3 - 17 year olds. Our objective is to be a caring environment where children can learn about the Word of God.  The children begin worship with the main congregation and are dismissed after pastoral prayer for their own classes.

 
The Children's Church places a high importance on personal development nd this is delivered in a variety of ways:- 

•  Drama   •  Kidz for Christ   •  Story-telling
•  Music     •  Art and Crafts   •  Summer Club

All teacher volunteers have up to date DBS checks and undertake Child Protection training.

Prison Ministry

Aims
To enhance the life of prisoners including their families and to offer support after release.


Support
Befriending, prison visits, letter writing, advocacy, spiritual guidance, providing positive  social  experiences and listen and empathize.

Study
Bible based social and spiritual lifestyle training through spiritual and practical support and life skills programme


Structure
Partnership working with external agencies, voluntary and community groups, forging internal links within the prison service and church communities.

Music Ministry

Encompasses the Adult Choir, Youth Choir, Musicians, Worship team and music group 'TIA' .  Our repertoire includes traditional/contemporary Gospel.

The Musicians and Worship Team form a vital part of the services as we exhort, uplift, and encourage the body of Christ through song and worship.

A live music band accompany the congregation and worship singers.



 

SERVICE TIMES & LOCATION

 Sundays            11am

Sunday School 10am 

New Testament Church of God

34 Church Street, Reading

Berkshire, RG4 8AU

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