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In a Small Village Booklet

Verwood Road Evangelical Chapel

Coming Events:

Meetings Through the Week Autumn 2017
Fields now harvested

About Our Visiting Speakers


John Matiza visits us on
Tuesday 10th October 2017 at 7.30 pm

for our missionary meeting

We very much appreciated John's last visited to us in November 2015
John and Ketani Matiza
John and Ketani Matiza who are working with
OM Zimbabwe
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and Smile International
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Harvest-Services-Invitation 15 September 2017
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Our regular weekly meetings have restarted after a break in August
These include Parents & Tots, Coffee Mornings and Friday/Saturday Zones.
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We look forward to the following visiting speakers later in the year:
Sunday 5th Novemeber 2017 : Brian Chapman
Sunday 3rd December 2017 : John Berridge
We thank all our visiting preachers for the care they take in opening up the Scriptures

Please see our Home page for further information




Recent/Past Events:


Saturday 7th October 2017 at 2.00 pm
New LADIES' BIBLE STUDY series:
Ladies Bible Study 7th Oct 2017- 2.00 pm
1.30 pm for tea/coffee and cake before
  a prompt start at 2.00 pm


Sunday 1st October 2017
Guest Preacher: David Hughes


CHURCH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND
Friday 22nd September 2017
Church buffet followed by a slide show by John Combes
on Hillier Gardens and Arboretum, Romsey

Sunday 24th September 2017
Our anniversary services were taken by Rev Brian Ruff
The Invitation:
Church Anniversary Invitation

Ladiesí Bible Studies re-commenced on
Saturday 9th September
 Matthew 6 ďOvercoming Evil and Seeing Godís Glory!Ē


CAMEO
Come And Meet Each Other
on Thursday 7th September at 2.30 pm
A really good talk on
BEES
from an expert in the subject

Tuesday 5th September 2017 at 7.30 pm
Paul Tanner
was our speaker at the
Missionary and Prayer Meeting
Paul and his family are serving the Lord in Botswana
Paul's presentation was excellent

The boys are a bit bigger now than shown, and there is a family addition expected soon!

Sunday 3rd September 2017 : Guest Speaker : Stephen Gillham

Sunday 27 September 2017 6.30 pm : Guest Speaker : Jeremy Whiteley

Sunday 6th August 2017(10.30 am and 6.30 pm)
Bob Stewart

Sunday 16th July 2017
10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Peter Gladwin
View Peter's testimony HERE
or visit the "Out of Ashes" web site HERE


Sunday 9th July 2017
10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Richard Baxter
(Richard is from Moordown Baptist Church)

Ladies Bible Study
The Lordís Prayer (Forgiveness)
Saturday 8th July 2017


Guest Preachers in July:
Sunday 2nd July 2017
10.30 am : Chris Watts
6.30 pm : Dave Hambridge
(both Chris and Dave are from New Milton Evangelical Free Church)


Ladies Bible Study
The Lordís Prayer (Our daily bread)
Saturday 10th June 2017


Sunday Services on 4th June 2017
Guest preacher : John Berridge
10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Sunday 14th May
Fellowship Tea to celebrate
David & Annette's Golden Wedding Anniversary


Sunday 7th May 2017
Guest Preacher : Colin Chapman
10.30 am and 6.30 pm



Ladies Bible Study
Fourth in the series on The Lordís Prayer
Saturday 6th May 2017


ZAMBESI MISSION UPDATE
From Mike Berry
Tuesday 2nd May 2017 - 7.30 pm


EASTER SERVICES April 2017
Led by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews
Good Friday : 10.30 am
 Easter Sunday : 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Sunday Services on 9th April 2017
Guest preacher : Rev'd Colin Le Noiry
10.30 am and 6.30 pm



Ladies Bible Study
Third in the series on The Lordís Prayer
Saturday April 8th 2017


CAMEO - Thursday 4th April 2017
These are a few of my favorite things


Ladies Bible Study
Second in the new series on The Lordís Prayer
Saturday March 11th 2017


Tuesday evenings in March with Stephen Gillham
Speaking on Psalm 23 at our Tuesday evening Bible Study & Prayer meetings:
March 7th : Introducing the Shepherd
March 14th : Following the Shepherd
March 21st : Trusting the Shepherd
March 28th : Living with the Shepherd


Sunday Services on 5th March 2017
Guest preacher : Rev'd Byron Jones
10.30 am: John 1 v 1-18  Who is Jesus?
6.30 pm: John 5 : 16 - 29  They will hear His voice


Sunday Services on 19th February 2017
We look forward to:
  Oliver Gross - 10.30 am Service
Jeremy Andrews - 6.30 pm Service



On Friday February 17th we had a
FEAST Evening:
Fellowship supper followed by a slide presentation of the Holy Land
by Rob Wicks


Ladies Bible Study
First in a new series on The Lordís Prayer
Saturday
11th February 2017


Visiting speakers on Sunday 5th February 2017 were
Ian Carr (Counties) and Patrick Hawes (New Milton)


Services on Sunday 1st January
were led by:
 Jeremy Andrews 10.30 am
Jeremy Whitely 6.30 pm



Christmas has come and gone - a little reminder of what we did:
Christmas Invitation


Sunday 11th December 2016
Services at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Guest Speaker: Ian Coffey


LADIES' BIBLE STUDY
The God Who Loves : Psalm 36
Saturday 10th December 2016


CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other)
On the first Thursday of each month at 2.30 pm
 December 1st
TASTE AND SEE


LADIES' BIBLE STUDY
The God Who Gives Refuge : Psalm 31
Saturday 12th November 2016


Sunday 6th November 2016
Guest Speaker: Rev'd Brian Ruff
Bible references: Judges 6 in the morning / Judges 7 in the evening



Tuesday November 1st, 7.30pm
Eddie Martin spoke about Myra's Wells (see Home page)


Sunday 30th October 2016
Guest Speaker:
Jeremy Whiteley
10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Jeremy spoke on the Lord's Prayer


Sunday 23rd October 2016
Guest Speakers:
David Hughes at 10.30 am
Patrick Hawes at 6.30 pm


LADIES' BIBLE STUDY - Saturday 8th October 2016
Psalm 34
Tea/coffee from 1.30 pm for start at 2.00 pm

Harvest Invitation 9th October


Tuesday 4th October 2016
7.30 pm
Gordon Stoves

It was encouraging to hear how God is working in the
Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia


Some catchup to do here - sorry


Sunday 7th August 2016
Guest Preacher:
Stephen Gillham
10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Guest Preachers for Sunday Services
in
July 2016 were
10th July : Jeremy  Whiteley
17th July : Brian Hammond
24th July : Jeremy  Whiteley
followed by
 31st
July :
Pastor Jeremy Andrews


Sunday 3rd July 2016
Guest Preacher : Rev'd Colin Le Noury


Sunday 12th June 2016 at 5.00 pm
We had a Strawberry Cream Tea
to celebrate our Queen's 90th Birthday


Ladies' Bible Study: 11th June 2016 at 2.00 pm
GOD'S LOVE FOUND IN THE PSALMS
No. 5 - The God Who Restores
Psalm 30


Sunday 5th June 2016:
Guest Preacher : John Berridge



Tuesday 31st May 2016:
 
7.30 pm - Graham Kimber of TWR
Scroll down to see Graham and family before they left for Africa with TWR
TWR?  - 
TransWorld Radio


Sunday 8th May 2016
Our Guest preacher was:
Brian Chapman

Brian Chapman


Ladies' Bible Study:
7th May 2016 at 2.00 pm
Tea/coffee is available from 1.30 pm at these meetings - thanks to Linda
GOD'S LOVE FOUND IN THE PSALMS
No. 4 - The God Who Calms Fears
Psalm 27


Sunday Services on 1st May 2016:
10.30 am - Led by Peter Hallsworth (Elder & Treasurer)
 6.30 pm - Led by Jeremy Andrews (Pastor)


CAMEO
Thursday 7th April at 2.30 pm
Ted & Jan Stern will give a
talk about Life in New Zealand
image from http://www.responsibletravel.com
Come And Meet Each Other - All Welcome


John & Eileen Cossins
reported on their trip to India and Hebron Hostel for Girls
at our Missionary Prayer Meeting
Tuesday 5th April 2016
7.30 pm
John and Eileen Cossins with Joyce Harding


Sunday 3rd April 2016 - 10.30 am & 6.30 pm
Guest Preacher: Rev'd Brian Ruff
Brian spoke on one of the most important chapters in the Bible: 1 Cor 15.
He had recently completed his Feb/Mar 2016 series of Midweek Bible Studies held at
Pinehurst Community Church, West Moors and Lansdowne Church, Bournemouth.

The series was on "
The Message of Hebrews".  Audio or Data CDs are available from him.


Easter 2016
Good Friday Service :  10.30 am
(25th March)
Easter Sunday Services : 10.30 am and 6.30 pm (27th March)
These services were led by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews

Click here to visit the Garden Tomb website - why not view their videos
Please click here to view video presentations from the Garden Tomb

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Sunday 6th March 2016
(Mothering Sunday)
Guest Preacher: Dr Steve Brady
Principal of Moorlands Bible College
Dr Steve Brady - photograph
Dr Brady has spoken at conferences and conventions throughout the UK and
internationally, serves as a Trustee of the Keswick Convention
and is Chair of the Association of Bible College Principals.


Remaining Sunday Services in February 2016
were led by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews
Preaching on GALATIONS in the mornings
THE LIFE OF ELISHA in the evenings


Sunday 14th February 2016 - 10.30 am
Guest Preacher : Oliver Gross
Pastor of Buckingham Chapel, Bristol
Click picture to visit their web site
Oliver and Naomi Gross
Oliver and Naomi Gross with Esme


Sunday 7th February 2016
Guest Preacher:
Ian Carr
of Counties, Dorset
Ian and Sally Carr - photograph
Counties logo


Tuesday Bible Study series in January
FINDING GOD IN THE LIFE OF MOSES
Tuesday Evenings at 7.30 pm
Led by Stephen Gillham


Free Copies of the special Chistmas Edition of
Evangelical Times were available on request over Christmas
Including an article: "Is the Bible reliable?" by Peter J. Williams MA, MPhil, PhD
Click here to read it
&
Carols by Candlelight
Sunday 20th December 2015 6.30 pm
 with refreshments afterwards
Christmas Day Family Service 10.30 am



Mums and Toddlers Christmas Party
Thursday 10th December 2015 - 10.30 am


Tuesday 1st December at 7.30 pm
We had an update on the work of the
Zambesi Mission
--- Click below for more information ---
Click here to view Zambesi Mission web site

We send our greetings to Tom Jardine who introduced us to the mission.

CAMEO
Thursday 3rd December 2.30 pm
Christmas Reflections


Guest Preacher - Sunday 6th December 2015
Rev'd Brian Ruff
10.30 am:
Theme: When life is hard
Isaiah 50 v 1 - 11
 
 6.30 pm:
Theme: Strength in weakness
James 5 v 13 - 20
Click Here for details of Brian's recent series of Midweek Bible Studies


Tuesday 3rd November : 7.30 pm
Missionary evening with
John & Ketani Matiza

Photo of John and Ketani Matiza

John works with Operation Mobilisation (O.M.) in Zimbabwe,
inspiring and training Church Leaders in evangelism, both within
Zimbabwe and beyond.  Ketani works for Smile.


1st November 2015
Guest Preacher: Derrick Eyers

A most blessed day:
Invitation to join us on Sunday morning for the baptismal service


Harvest Thanksgiving - Sunday 18th October 2015
Please join with us for Harvest Thanksgiving


Here is the invitaion for our 81st Church Anniversary.  Thank you so much to all who contributed.
Most of all we thank God for His faithfulness to us
Invitation our Chuch Anniversary Weekend


Guest Preacher
Sunday 6th September:
Stephen Gillham (am & pm) 


Guest Preachers: Brian Hammond (am) & Jim Allis (pm)
Sunday 30th August


Guest Preacher : Seidel Abel Boanerges
Sunday 2nd August 2015, 10.30 am & 6.30 pm

Seidel Abel Boanerges


Discoverers (Sunday School) Outing
Wednesday 22nd July 2015

Church Barbecue
Friday 24th July 2015
Please come along (BBQ graphic from picgifs.com)


Guest Preacher : Brian Chapman
Sunday 5th July 2015 (10.30 am & 6.30 pm)
Brian Chapman
Click on Brian's photograph for more information about him


Ladies' Bible Studies - Treasures found in Isaiah - 2.00 pm Saturday :
2.00pm Saturday 13th June
This was the last in the current series


Sunday 7th June 2015
Guest Preacher : Rev'd Brian Ruff
10.30 am & 6.30 pm
CDs/MP3s ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE:
MIDWEEK BIBLE STUDIES Spring 2015 with Rev'd Brian Ruff
 
CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS


MISSIONARY PRAYER MEETING
Tuesday 2nd June 2015
Paul Tanner gave an excellent presentation and plenty of:

Paul and Tanya Tanner with Thomas and Arthur
FROM BOTSWANA
and their work with Flying Mission (FM) and SIM


Guest Preacher : Jeremy Whitely
Sunday 31st May 2015


Ladies' Bible studies - Treasures found in Isaiah - 2.00 pm Saturday :
Treasures found in Isaiah


Guest Preacher on Sunday 3rd May 2015:
David Pickard


Ladies' Bible studies - Treasures found in Isaiah - 2.00 pm Saturday :
Treasures in Isaiah


Guest Preachers on Sunday 12th April 2015 were:
Morning Service at 10.30 am:
Oliver Gross
Evening Service at 6.30 pm:
Jeremy Whiteley


Easter 2015 (3rd and 6th April)
Our invitation:
Easter 2015


Sunday 1st March 2015
Guest Preacher : 
Derek Drapper
10.30 am & 6.30 pm


Ladies' Bible studies
Treasures found in Isaiah
2.00 pm Saturday :
Treasures found in Isaiah


Ladies' Bible studies restarted in February 2015
Treasures found in Isaiah
The Way of Holiness


Sunday 1st February 2015
Guest Preacher : John Berridge
10.30 am & 6.30 pm


Stephen Gillham brought us a series of Bible Studies on the
the last cries of Jesus on the Cross

Tuesdays evenings (7.30 pm) in January 2015,
our Prayer and Bible Study Evenings


Sunday Services after Christmas were led as follows:
Sunday 28th December 2014
10.30 am - Pastor Jeremy Andrews / 6.30 pm - Guest Preacher: Jeremy Whitely
Sunday 4th January 2015
10.30 am - Pastor Jeremy Andrews / 6.30 pm - Guest Preacher: Peter Hallsworth



Our Christmas invitations:
A picture of our Christmas Invitations


Guest Preacher: Rev'd Brian Ruff
Sunday 7th December 2014
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Listen to Brian Ruff at the Christ Church Westbourne Resource Centre
Brian was vicar of St Marks Leamington Spa from 1976 to 1990
- friends will be interested in this web page:
A History of St. Markís (Part 1) from 1879 to 1990



Guest Preacher: Derek Drapper
Sunday 2nd November 2014


Harvest Thanksgiving Services
Sunday 12th October 2014
with our Pastor Jeremy Andrews


Sunday 5th October
Guest Preacher : Stephen Gillham


Saturday & Sunday 27/28th September
 With gave thanks to God and our Lord Jesus Christ
on the
80th Anniversary
 of Verwood Road Chapel
with our guests for the weekend:
Peter and Mary Reynolds
 
Details:
 
Saturday 27th September 2014
The church was open from 2.00 pm for folk who would like to
pop in and see a history of the church and have a chat

At 5.00 pm there was a buffet (again open to all)

followed by the excellent
music and ministry from Peter and Mary
 
Sunday 28th September 2014
Services were led by Peter Reynolds
10.30 am & 6.30 pm

Our "In aSmall Village" booklet has been updated for the anniversary
This is a very interesting and well written history of the Chapel
It is available free of charge

In a Small Village booklet
The invitation...
Picture of the invitation  (same details and more below)


7th September 2014
Guest Preacher : Tom Hamblin


Ladies Bible Studies (more in 2015):
Ladies Meetings - Isaiah : Saturday 13th Sept 2014 @ 2.00 pm


31st August 2014
Our Pastor Jeremy Andrews

24th August 2014
Guest Preacher : Brian Hammilton


17th August 2014
Guest Preacher : Jeremy Whiteley


10th August 2014
Guest Preacher : Jim Allis



CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other) - Scrabble and Scones
Thursday 4th Sept - 2:30 pm - in the chapel


Friday 1st August 2014 - Church Barbecue (evening) & Mums & Tots Barbecue (afternoon)
Saturday 19th July 2014 - Discoverer's Barbecue


Sunday 6th July 2014
Guest Preacher : David Combes
10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Womens Bible Study - Saturday 2.00 pm:
14th June Bible Study - God's Holiness, Justice and Promises


BAPTISMAL SERVICE
8th June 2014 - 10.30 am


Sunday 1st June 2014
Guest Preacher : Ray Soole


Tuesday 20th May 2014 at 7.30 pm
Tom Jardine spoke on the work of the
Zambesi Mission 
Click here to view Zambesi Mission web site


Sunday 18th May 2014
Guest Preacher : 
Jeremy Whiteley (6.30 pm)


Women's Bible Study - Saturday at 2.00 pm
10th May 2014 God's Grace, Faithfulness and Patience


Sunday 4th May 2014 - 10.30 am & 6.30 pm
Guest Preacher : Brian Hammond


Our Easter invitation
Click here to visit the Garden Tomb website - why not view their videos
Click here for video presentations from the Garden Tomb


Tuesday 15th April 2014 at 7.30 pm
Guest Speaker: Andy Street - Administration Director of  Echoes of Service
Andy gave a most interesting presentation on Spain

Echoes of Service


Second in the current series of Women's Bible Studies continued on 12th April 2014 Saturday at 2.00 pm:
2.00 pm Saturday 12th April 2014


Sunday 6th April 2014 - 10.30 am & 6.30 pm
Guest Preacher:  John Berridge


CAMEO - Thursday 3rd April at 2.30 pm
Kathy Butler gave an illustrated talk on
William Booth (founder of the Salvation Army)

William Booth


Guest Preacher : Jeremy Whiteley
Sunday 16th March 2014 - 10.30 am & 6.30 pm


New series of Women's Bible Studies started on 8th March 2014 Saturday at 2.00 pm:
2.00 pm Saturday 8th March - Women's Bible Study


Sunday 2nd March 2014
Guest Preacher : Rev'd Brian Ruff
10.30 am and 6.30 pm



A chance to here a first hand report from Syria
Tuesday 25th February 2014 7.30 pm
A Missionary Evening with Juon and Mero including a time of prayer


Sunday 2nd February 2014
Guest Preacher : Rev'd Derek Drapper


We were most happy to welcome Stephen Gillham for a series of four Bible Studies on Mark Chap 1 and 2
Tuesday Prayer & Bible Study Evenings in January 2014
(7th, 14th, 21st and 28th)
CDs of these talks are available.


First Sunday Services of the New Year:
Our Pastor - Jeremy Andrews
Sunday 5th January 11.00 am
&
Guest Preacher - Peter Hallsworth
Sunday 5th January at 6.30 pm


Carols by Candlelight
Sunday 22nd December 2013 at 6.30 pm (followed by Seasonal Refreshments)
&
Christmas Day Family Service at 10.30 am
both led by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews


Women's Bible Study at 2.00 pm on Saturday 14th December 2013
I AM ...
Saturday 14th December at 2.00 pm


Sunday 1st December
Guest Preacher : Jim Allis
10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Subject : Revival


Women's Bible Study at 2.00 pm on Saturday 9th November 2013
I AM...

Saturday 6th Nov 2.00 pm


Tuesday 5th November 2013 - 7.30 pm
A visit from MISSIONARY AVIATION FELLOWSHIP
MAF


Guest Preacher : Raymond Soole
Sunday 3rd November 2013


Recent poster for church anniversary
Anniversary Weekend Poster


Guest Preacher: David Combes
6th October 2013
10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Women's Bible Studies at 2.00 pm on Saturday 5th October
I AM ...
2.00 pm - All ladies welcome, even if you don't come to the chapel regularly


HARVEST THANKSGIVING
29th September 2013
10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Sunday 1st September 2013
Guest Preacher : Brian Hammond : 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


25th August 2013
Guest Preacher : Peter Hallsworth 10.30 am
 Guest Preacher : Malcolm Smith  6.30 pm Sunday Evening


Church Picnic at Wilverley Plain
Sunday 18th August 2013


Guest Preacher : Rev'd Peter Williams
Sunday 4th August 2013


Guest Preacher : Brian Chapman
Sunday 7th July 2013


VBS (Holiday Bible Club) Reunion
Saturday 29th June 2013
12.00 for 12.30 till 5.00 pm
Were you there? At Station Road, Verwood in the 1960's, 70's or 80's
The afternoon included: Bring and Share lunch, Bring and Share your Slides and Prints,
Tea and Cakes and Drinks


Women's Bible Studies at 2.00 pm
Picture from bookmark


Hebron Hostel News
from John and Eileen Cossins
Tuesday 4th June 2013 at 7.30 pm


Guest Preacher: Derek Drapper
Sunday - 2nd June 2013, at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Preacher - Malcolm Smith
Sunday Services - 19th May 2013, at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Preacher - Peter Hallsworth
Sunday Services - 12th May 2013, at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


On Tuesday 7th May Tom Jardine updated us on the work of the Zambesi Mission 
Click here to view Zambesi Mission web site



Guest Preacher : Stephen Gillham
Sunday Services - 5th May 2013
at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Womens Bible Study : 2.00 pm Saturday
Rahab


John Berridge
will be leading the services and preaching
Sunday Services - 8th April 2013
at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Good Friday Service : 29th March 2013 at 10.30 am
Easter Sunday Services : 31st March 2013 at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm


Womens Bible Study : 2.00 pm Saturday
Mary


Sunday 3rd March 2013
Guest Preacher: Rev'd Brian Ruff
 


Tuesday Evenings in February at 7.30 pm:
Bible Study & Prayer Meetings with Stephen Gillham


FEAST (Friday Evening At Six Thirty) - Friday 22nd February at 6.30 pm
A buffet meal was followed by a presentation:
 NATURE'S MAGIC MOMENTS by John Combes
"I have many special moments when out with the camera.
This presentation covers all aspects of nature Ė flora, fauna, landscapes etc."
John spent 31 years at Southampton Institute (now Solent University) lecturing on business studies.
 He was able to retire from college to become self employed as a wildlife photographer/lecturer.
 He uses a properly calibrated projector, laptop and screen to ensure the highest quality and colour fidelity.
The invitation below shows a sample of John's photographs.

Invitation to a FEAST


Womens Bible Study : 2.00 pm Saturday
EVE


Sunday 3rd February 2013
Guest Preacher: Raymond Soole


Sunday 30th December 2012
10.30 am : Jeremy Andrews
6.30 pm : Oliver Gross (from Welshpool)


Sunday 23rd December 2012
10.30 am : Family Service
6.30 pm : Carols by Candlelight
followed by Seasonal Refreshments
Click here to view your invitation
 A background graphic from http://www.vectorbg.net was used in the invitation

Christmas Day
10.30 am Family Service


Womens Bible Study : 2.00 pm Saturday
December 8th 2012 - Worship


Graham Kimber (Tuesday 4th December 2012)
Graham is a Radio Engineer who will be working with Transworld Radio in Africa in the new year. 
He told us about his work plans.


CAMEO - 2.30 pm Thursday 6th December 1.00 pm
Soup and Apple Pie in aid of BARNABUS FUND


Sunday 2nd December 2012
Guest Preacher: John Berridge
10.30 am and 6.30 pm


CAMEO - 2.30 pm Thursday 8th Nov 2012:
Jenny Rake - Travels with TEARFUND - TEARCRAFT Gifts and Cards were available
Why not visit the TEARCRAFT website


Women's Bible Study - 2.00pm Saturday
November 10th 2012 - Prayer


MIDWEEK BIBLE STUDIES with Rev'd Brian Ruff
September to November 2012
for five weeks at ST. PAUL'S CHURCH, THROOP

We are sure CDs will be available
Click Here for Details


Sunday 4th November 2012
Guest Preacher: Ian Carr
10.30 am

You can find out more about Ian and Sally Carr on the Counties web site: CLICK HERE


Sunday 14th October 2012
Harvest Thanksgiving Sunday
Jeremy Andrews


Women's Bible Study - 2.00pm
Next Women's Bible Study - Sat at 2.00pm - 13 Oct


Sunday 7th October 2012
Guest Preacher:
Stephen Gillham
10.30 am & 6.30 pm


Cameo  (Come And Meet Each Other)
Thursday 4th October 2012 at 2.30 pm
"These You Have Loved" Musical Afternoon


Church Anniversay Weekend
with Peter Jackson
 
Saturday Evening: 29th September 2012:
Starting 5.00 pm with Buffet Tea (Entry Free)
 
Sunday 30th September 2012:
Morning and Evening Services (10.30 am & 6.30 pm)

 
Peter Jackson at Piano
Please Click Here for Invitation pdf file


Guest Preachers : Sunday 16th September 2012:
Malcolm Smith at 10.30 am
Ken Orman at 6.30 pm


Womens' Hour Bible Study 2.00 pm
Womens' Hour Bible Study - 2.00 pm 


Guest Preachers : Sunday 9th September 2012:
Peter Hallsworth at 10.30 am
Tony Webb at 6.30 pm


Guest Preacher : Rev'd David Davidson
Sunday 5th August 2012  10.30 am & 6.30 pm


Sunday School Outing to Bolderwood
Friday 27th July 2012


Women's Hour Bible Study - 2.00 pm
Bookmark panel for Esther


Sunday 8th July 2012
Fellowship Tea to celebrate Ken and Edie's Diamond Wedding Anniversary
and Georgina's Birthday


Guest Preacher : David Hughes
Sunday : 1st July 2012


Women's Hour Bible Study - 2.00 pm
Womens' Hour Bible Study Sat 9th June 2012



Jubilee Buffet
No Jubilee Buffet to go to? Come to ours! No Jubilee Buffet to go to? Come to ours! No Jubilee Buffet to go to? Come to ours!
Thank you for coming !  Thank you to all who provided food etc.!  We had a great time !
Tuesday 5th June 2012
Thank you http://www.aspexdesign.co.uk/british-union-jack-flag.htm for the free flag graphics


Guest Preacher : Rev'd Peter Williams
Sunday : 3rd June 2012
Check out Peter's excellent books - published by Day One


Women's Hour Bible Study
Women's Hour Bible Study - Hannah 12th May


Guest Preacher : Rev'd Brian Ruff
Sunday 6th May 2012


Missionary Evening
with
Eddie Martin
who has been building wells in Africa
1st May 2012
Learn more at the Myra's Well's web site


Service of Believer's Baptism
Sunday Morning -15th April 2012


Womens' Hour Bible Study (Sarah)
2.00 pm on Saturday 14th April 2012
Women's Hour Bible Study - Sarah 14th April


EASTER 2012
Good Friday Service at 10:30 am
Easter Sunday Services at 10:30 am and 6:30 pm
taken by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews


Sunday 1st April 2012
Guest Preacher : Rev'd Derek Drapper am & pm


Womens' Bible Study - Initial Meeting
 Saturday 24th March 2012 / 2.00 pm
with Deanne Hallsworth & Joyce Willis


Tuesday 13th March
7:30 pm Missionary and Prayer
Evening with
Gordon Stoves


Sunday 4th March 2012
Guest Preacher : Tom Jardine
of Zambesi Mission


Every Tuesday in February at the 7:30 pm Bible Study and Prayer
Four Studies in Malachi, led by Stephen Gillham (CDs are available)


CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other) - Slide Show: Classic Spain
Thursday 2nd February - 2.30 pm

4th February 2012:
Sunday Services - 10.30 am & 6.30 pm
Guest Preacher: Raymond Soole


Christmas & New Year Services
Carols by Candlelight - Sunday 18th December - 6.30 pm
Christmas Day Family Service - 10.30 am
New Years Day - Guest Preacher (pm) -
Gerald Whittingham


Sunday 4th December 2011
Guest Preacher : Stephen Gillham


Tuesday 15th November 2011 - Missionary Evening
Simon Chikwana from Malawi spoke of his work with the Zambesi Mission
He was accompanied by our good friend Tom Jardine who represents the Zambesi Mission in our area.


Our visiting Preacher on 6th November 2011 was:
John Berridge
Free Audio CD available


Harvest Thanksgiving
Sunday 16th October at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Led by our Pastor:
Jeremy Andrews


Church Anniversary Weekend
Friday 30th September at 7.30 pm
A Slide Presentation: The Dorset Coast: Swanage to Portland
by Wildlife Photographer - John Combes
This was a return visit of John by popular demand after Dorset Coast (Part 1)
&
Sunday 2nd October at 10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Anniversary Services with guest preacher: Peter Williams
Pastor and author of serveral Christian Books - Free Audio CD available

Click Here for A4 Poster


Tuesday 6th September 7.30 pm
Missionary and Prayer Meeting with
Tom Hamblin sharing his testimony and experiences as a missionary (amazing!)


Sunday Morning 4th September
Rev'd Tom Jardine (We met Tom when he came to speak about the Zambesi Mission in March - see below).
Sunday Evening
Martin Oliver (Good friend of the church, from Pinehurst Chapel, West Moors)


Sunday 14th August 2011
Guest Preacher: Richard LeMaitre



Sunday 7th August 2011 - 10.30 am and 6.30 pm
Guest Preacher: David Hughes



Wednesday 3rd August
Discoverers (Sunday School) Outing to Honeybrook Farm


Wednesday 20th July 2011 - 11.00 am
We welcomed Pupils, Parents and Teachers from the First School (Three Legged Cross) for their Leavers Service


Sunday 3rd July 2011
Guest Preacher: Patrick Hawes (from New Milton Evangelical Church)


Sunday 5th June 2011
Guest Preacher: Rev'd Brian Ruff



Sunday 29th May 2011
Guest Preacher: Richard LeMaitre


Sunday 1st May 2011
Guest Preacher: Rev'd Peter Williams


Tuesday 3rd May 2011
John and Eileen Cossins came to update us on Hebron Hostel


EASTER 2011
Good Friday Service - 22nd April - 10.30 am
Easter Sunday Services - 24th April - 10.30 and 6.30 pm
Services were taken by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews


Sunday 17th April 2011
Guest Preachers: Malcolm Smith 10.30 am and Peter Hallsworth 6.30 pm
Malcolm and Peter are both elders of our church.


Sunday 10th April 2011 - Morning Service
Included a visit from Paul Dixon who gave us a report on
his work with Operation Mobilisation (OM) in France.


Sunday 3rd April 2011 - Guest Preacher:
Alan Hill


Friday Evening At Seven Thirty
11th March 2011
We had a meal followed by a presentation of:
THE DORSET COAST
by John Combes
John is a wildlife photographer and chairman of the Ringwood Natural History Society.
He is a good friend of the our church and often assists our worship by playing the piano for us.
For a little more information on John please visit the Nature Photographers' Portfolio web site.

"What a really enjoyable time we had with John Combes.
Absolutely wonderful photoghraphy.
Absolutely delicious food provided.
Absolutely tremendous number of friends present.
Altogether an absolutely great time of fellowship.
We absolutely promise there will be the very best time to come
if we absolutely believe in the Lord Jesus Christ as our Saviour."
(From our weekly newsletter by Sheila Web)



Sunday 6th March 2011 - Guest Preacher:
Martin Oliver



Tom Jardine of Zambesi Mission:
zambesi mission logo
spoke to us on Tuesday 1st March 2011, 7.30 pm
Tom is the Southern Counties Area Representative for the mission.
The mission has been bringing the gospel to the people of Malawi since 1892.


Tuesday Evening Bible Studies in February 2011  7.30 pm
with Stephen Gillham (on the 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd Feb)
These four Bible Studies on Joshua - a great blessing.


Sunday 6th February 2011 - Guest Preacher:
John Berridge
10.30 am & 6.30 pm


Christmas Day Family Service at 10.30 am
Boxing Day : Sunday 26th December 2010
Guest Preacher: Oliver Gross
Oliver is the son-in-law of Jeremy and Ros Andrews. He was converted while at University in Aberystwyth where he attended the Alfred Place Baptist Church and sat under the ministry of Geoff Thomas. Having completed his studies at University he entered London Theological Seminary and is now pastor of New Street Evangelical Church in Welshpool.


Sunday 6th December 2010
Guest Speaker : Rev'd Brian Ruff


Sunday 7th November 2010
Guest speaker Mr David Hughes preached from the book of Ruth.


CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other) on Thursday 4th November 2010 (2.30 pm) saw a return Visit of Tom Ratcliffe
Tom Ratcliffe has written a book "Bible Plants, Fruit & Products 'A Spiritual Dimension' ". It covers every common named plant, fruit and product listed in the Bible. You could borrow a copy from our Resource Centre Library.

Cover picture of Tom Ratcliffe's book in the subject above


Harvest Thanksgiving Services
Sunday 17th October 2010 - Pastor Jeremy Andrews
(The harvest offering was sent to Birmingham City Mission)
POSTER LINK (PDF)


76th CHURCH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND
Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd October 2010 with
BOB HOWELLS

Photograph of Bob Howells
POSTER LINK (PDF)
INVITATION LINK (PDF)


Sunday 5th September 2010
Our visiting Preacher was: Rev'd Derek Drapper
You might be interested to see the following Family Links:
Interview with  Debora (granddaughter) and Andrew (son)
Andrew Drapper's "Bible Matters" Web Site


Derek Daymon from Pinehurst Chapel, West Moors, kindly stepped in to take our Sunday Morning Service on 1st August 2010.
You can hear Derek and his wife Sheena on the Sunday Breakfast Show (7.30 am) - HOPE FM.
Photo of Derek and Sheena Dayman 


Guest Preachers during July included: Ken Orman, Peter Hallsworth, Richard LeMaitre and Malcolm Smith


Sunday 4th July 2010
Guest Preacher: Robin Wood


Sunday 4th June 2010
Guest Preacher: Rev. Patrick Hawes


Sunday 2nd May 2010
Guest Preachers: Malcolm Smith (am) and Richard LeMaitre (pm)
(Rev'd John Berridge was due to preach but was unable to for health reasons.)

Tuesday Evening : 27th April : 7.30 pm
Gordon Stoves 
We had an excellent evening with Gordon , his wife Dorothy and their friends from Bournemouth.
We heard how God is wonderfully supplying their needs as they continue their work mainly in the North East of England.
Prayer is the key - can you support them in this?
Click here for more information and a link to the GOI web site.

Easter 2010
Good Friday 2nd April 2010 : 10.30 am - Service led by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews
Easter Sunday : 5th April 2010 : 10.30 am & 6.30 pm - Services led by our Guest Preacher : Alan Hill

Introducing John Gaughan
A member of the Original Herman's Hermits
Easter Monday 5th April - 6.00 pm (The evening included a Buffet Meal)

Tuesday 30th March 7.30 pm:
David and Wilma Lyttle of Mizpah Outreach came to talk about their missionary work in Greece.
Mizpah Outreach

Mothers Day - Sunday 14th March 2010

Guest Preacher: Rev'd Derek Drapper 
Sunday 7th March 2010 : 10.30 am & 6.30 pm

Tuesday Evenings - 7.30pm
2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd February
Stephen Gillham

Guest Preacher : Rev'd Peter Williams
Sunday 3rd February 2010 : 10.30 am & 6.30 pm

Sunday 3rd January 2010 am and pm
Guest Preacher - Martin Oliver 

CHRISTMAS SERVICES:
Sunday 20th December 2009: 10.30 am - Family Service & 5.00 pm - Buffet Meal followed by Carols by Candlelight at 6.30 pm
 Friday 25th December 2009: 10.30 am - Christmas Day Family Service

Sunday 6th December - Guest Preachers:
Richard LeMaitre (am) and John Berridge (pm)

CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other) on Thursday 5th November 2009
was a Talk and Slide Show by Tom Ratcliffe on BIBLE PLANTS AND FRUITS.


Sunday 1st November: 10:30 am and 6:30 pm
Guest Preacher - 
Rev'd Brian Ruff


Sunday 25th October
Guest Preachers: Richard LeMaitre : 10.30 am and Tony Web : 6.30 pm


Saturday 17th October 2009 at 5:00 pm: Harvest Supper - Ploughman's Style
Sunday 18th October 10:30 am and 6:30 pm: Harvest Thanksgiving Services
Thank you to all who came along. Gifts from the Saturday evening were sent to Tear Fund.


Sunday 4th October 2009: 10:30 am and 6:30 pm
Preacher: David Hughes


75th Church Anniversary Weekend : 26th and 27th September
with Poole Male Voice Praise on the Saturday Evening
 
Poole Male Voice Praise was formed in September 2005.
They are registered with the "Festivals of Male Voice Praise", an international and interdenominational fellowship of
Gospel Male Voice Choirs composed of Christian men: - singing in honour of Jesus' name; - supporting missionary enterprise at home and abroad; - encouraging and fostering the growth of Gospel Male Voice Choirs.


Sunday 6th September 2009
Guest Preacher - Derek Drapper


23rd Aug - Peter Hallsworth and Richard LeMaitre
30th Aug - Richard LeMaitre and Jeremy Andrews


Christian Camps in Dorset 2009 ran for three weeks from 27th July to 15th August.
We thank God for the leaders and organisers, and continue to pray for the young people and children that went.
More information may still be available HERE.


On Saturday 15th August 2009 we had stalls at the Three Legged Cross Fun Day - brick-a-brack, homemade cakes, cards and, last but not least, Christian books were available. All proceeds went to Tear Fund.


Sunday 2nd August 2009
Guest Preacher - Martin Oliver


Sunday 5th July 2009
Guest Preacher: Rev'd Peter Williams


Sunday 7th June 2009
Guest Preacher: 10.30am - Stan Orman and 6.30pm - Jeremy Andrews


Tuesday 2nd June 2009 - Hebron Hostel Evening
with John and Eileen Cossins who reported on their visit to India and the opening of Halleluja Hall


Rev'd Brian Ruff was our Guest Preacher on the 3rd May 2009


Tuesday evening 21st April 7.30 pm : Gordon Stoves


Our Guest Preachers on Sunday 19th April:
Tony Webb - 10.30 am, Peter Hallsworth - 6.30pm


EASTER SERVICES 2009, Good Friday - 10.30 am, Easter Sunday - 10.30 am & 6.30 pm
Taken by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews


Rev'd Derek Drapper - 5th April 2009
Derek's lovely and courageous Granddaughter featured in a BBC3 Documnetary recently: "Deborah 13 - Servant of God"


Sunday 1st March 2009 - Guest Speakers:
Malcolm Smith - 10.30 am and Richard LeMaitre - 6.30 pm


Tuesday Evening Bible Study and Prayer Meetings
February 2009 - A series of four excellent Bible Studies - Mountains in Matthew - Stephen Gillham


Sunday 1st February 2009 - Guest Speakers:
Rev'd Norman Gray and Rev'd David Davidson


Tuesday 27th January 2009
Deryck Jones spoke about Zimbabwe where he is a faculty member of the Theological College of Zimbabwe.
Deryck is a former student of Moorlands Bible College where he met our Ken Orman (a faculty member at the time).


Sunday 4th January 2009 - Guest Preacher
Deryck Jones 


Sunday 7th December 2008 - Guest Preachers:
Stephen Gillham (am) and Gerald Whittingham (pm)


Tuesday 11th November 2008 - Missionary Evening
Paul Dixon - Speaking about OM and the church work he and his wife plan to be involved with in Paris



2nd November 2008 - Guest Preacher - Rev'd Bob Stewart


Harvest Thanksgiving Service - 12th October 2008 - Taken by our Pastor Jeremy Andrews


Sunday 5th October 2008 - Guest Preacher -  John Berridge


CHURCH ANNIVERSARY
Speaker & Tenor Singer : Peter Reynolds with wife Mary (Peter is Pastor of a Baptist Church in Risca, S Wales)
Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th September 2008



Sunday 7th September 2008 - Guest Preacher: Jim Harris


Sundays in August 2008
  3rd Aug : Stan Orman (am) and Ken Orman (pm)
10th Aug : Our Pastor Jeremy Andrews (am & pm)
17th Aug :  Peter Hallsworth (am) and
Rupert Abbott (pm) - Rupert is Senior Pastor of an international Church in the centre of Thailand's second city Chiang Mai - Chiang Mai Community Church.
24th Aug : Malcolm Smith (am & pm)
31st Aug : Richard Le Maitre (am & pm)

Sunday 6th July 2008 - Guest Preacher:
  Rev'd Brian Ruff



Sunday 1st June 2008 - Guest Preacher:
Rev'd Derek Drapper



Sunday 4th May 2008 - Guest Preachers:
10.30 am - Robin Wood / 6.30 pm - Richard Le Maitre


Sunday 6th April 2008 - Guest Preacher - David Hughes


Sunday 30th March 2008 - Guest Preacher Gordon Stoves
and Tuesday 1st April 2008 (Missionary Evening)


Sunday 1st March 2008 - Guest Preacher: Rev'd Derek Drapper


Sunday 24th February 2008 - Guest Preacher: Rev'd. Peter Williams


Tuesday Evening Bible Studies - February 2008 - Stephen Gillham - New Testament Churches


Sunday 6th January 2008 - Guest Preacher: Rev'd Brian Ruff


Sunday - 2nd December 2007 - Guest Preachers:
Morning - Stan Orman / Evening - Richard Le Maitre



Sunday - 17th November 2007 - 10.30 am - Guest Preacher - Stephen Gillham


Sunday 4th November 2007 - Guest Preacher - Martin Oliver


Bill and Jean Williamson - Talking about their Missionary Work in Peru
Tuesday 23rd October 2007
Visit their excellent Web Site - http://www.bjwilliamson.co.uk/



Harvest Festival
30th September 2007



Church Anniversary - 15th and 16th September 2007
- Guest Speaker and Pianist - Peter Jackson - A wonderful two days!



Sunday 26th August 2007 - Guest Preachers -
- Malcolm Smith - Morning Service - & - Ken Orman - Evening Service -


Sunday 19th August 2007 - Guest Preacher - Peter Hallsworth


Sunday 12th August 2007 - Guest Preacher - Richard Le Maitre


Tuesday 7th August 2007 - Missionary Evening with Kevin Crook of MAF


Sunday 5th August 2007 - Guest Preacher - John Berridge


Sunday 8th July 2007 - 10.30am and 6.30pm
- Guest Preacher David Hughes -


Sunday 3rd June 2007 - 10.30am and 6.30pm
- Guest Preacher Rev'd Derek Drapper -


Sunday 6th May 2007 - 10.30am and 6.30pm
- Guest Preacher Rev'd Brian Ruff -



Tuesday 17th March - 7.30pm - Gordon Stoves -
Speaking of his evangelistic work in the North East of England and of Gospel Outreach International


Sunday 1st April 2007 - 10.30am and 6.30pm
- Guest Preacher Rev'd. Peter Williams -


Tuesday 6th March - 7.30pm - Solomon Nathaniel - Speaking about the work of Counties


Sunday 4th March 2007 - 10.30am and 6.30pm - Guest Preacher John Wilkes - From Counties


Sunday 4th February 2007 - 10.30am and 6.30pm - Guest Preacher - Rev Derek Drapper


Tuesday Evening Bible Studies in February were taken by Stephen Gillham (see Who We Support) - Studying Ezra


Sunday 7th January 2007 - 10.30am and 6.30pm - Guest Preacher - Rev. Brian Ruff


Sunday 5th November 2006 - Guest Preacher - Stan Orman (am) - Tony Webb (pm)


Sunday 5th November 2006 - Guest Preacher - Gerald Whitingham


Sunday Morning 8th October 2006 - Discoverers (Sunday School) Prize Giving


Harvest Festival Saturday 30th September 2006 - Harvest Supper
Sunday 1st October 2006 Guest Preacher - John Berridge


Church Anniversary Sunday 17th September 2006  - Guest Preacher - David Hughes


Sunday 3rd September - Guest Preacher - Martin Oliver (am & pm)


Sunday 27th August - Guest Preacher - Richard LeMaitre (pm)


The Wedding of Oliver and Naomi - Saturday 26th August 2006


Sunday 20th August - Guest Preacher - Peter Hallsworth (am & pm)


Sunday 13th August - Guest Preacher - Malcolm Smith (am & pm)


Tuesday 1st August 2006 -
An Evening in India (Update of the Work of Hebron Hostel) - with John & Eileen Cossins and Joyce Harding


Sunday 23rd July - Service of Believer's Baptism


Sunday 2nd July 2006 - Guest Preachers - Peter Hallsworth (am) and Richard LeMaitre (pm) (both elders of VREC)


Sunday 4th June 2006 - Visiting Preacher - Derek Drapper


1st Sunday  July 2006 - Visiting Preacher - Stephen Gillham


Sunday 2nd April 2006 - Visiting Preacher - Rev Brian Ruff


Thursday 23rd March 2006: The Marriage of  Jennifer Hearn and Richard Le Maitre : 11.00 am


Sunday 18th March : Dedication of the Church Extension


Tuesday 7th March 2006 - Rod Taylor spoke on his ministry and Home Evangelism (see Who We Support)


Sunday 5th March 2006 - Visiting Preacher - Rev John Berridge


Tuesday evenings in February 2006
Stephen Gillam (see Who We Support) took a Bible Study Series from the Gospel of Mark - Alone With the Lord


Sunday 27th Nov 2005 - Visiting Preacher - Edwin Orton
Former Director of the Birmingham City Mission (see Who We Support)


Church Anniversary with Guest Speaker: Peter Williams
Sunday 18 September 2005 - 10.30am and 6.30pm


Service of Believer's Baptism
Sunday 20 March 2005


70th Anniversary Weekend
Saturday 25th Sept & Sunday 26th Sept 2004


Guest Speaker was
Rev. Geraint Fielder of Abergavenny


Ken Orman has produced an excellent booklet on the history of the chapel to mark its 70th Anniversary.
The booklet is called "In a Small Village" and can be obtained free by sending an e-mail request to: booklet@verwoodroadchapel.co.uk
In a Small Village - booklet front cover

A display of interesting memorabilia, historic pictures and maps, was presented during the weekend.
Some items were kindly loaned by the Verwood Historical Society.  To see some of the displays:

Click Here to go see some photos of the displays



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