New life

17th July 2017
THE motto of the Jesus Centres is “a place where everyone is valued”. At the Northampton Jesus Centre, they were recently able to show one of their friends how valued he is, and to introduce him to God. Recently, a man who suffered from alcohol and homelessness problems, (and was a regular visitor at the […]

A Bunch of Flowers

16th June 2017
My colleague was recently bought a bunch of flowers by a visitor, who obviously felt nothing less would suffice to express the extent of his gratitude!  Alistair has certainly benefited from all the Jesus Centre has to offer.  He has attended a Basic IT course, a Customer Service course and gained an AIM qualification in […]

She Beams, Now

16th June 2017
TWO months ago, when Rosy first visited the Step-Up drop-in, she was depressed. “Lower than I’ve ever been in my life”, she explains. Her partner had suffered a mental breakdown and consequently their relationship had deteriorated. She began using hard drugs in an attempt to escape her despair. At rock bottom, she decided to visit […]

Power of Prayer

14th June 2017
IT was Jeff’s second time to our mid-week church event. We’ve been running these for four weeks at 12pm on Wednesdays. On his first visit, he sat quietly, just listening to everything that went on. Today was different. The message, presented by William, our resident minister, seemed to touch base with Jeff in a real […]

Fundraising and friends

17th February 2016
LAST month, at the Northampton Jesus Centre we held a “Great Fish & chip quiz night”. It was a fundraising event for Sarah, one of our café volunteers who is going to India for three weeks at the end of February. She’s raising money to provide resources like pencils, rulers and exercise books for the […]

Fish, chips and friends

11th September 2015
Northampton Jesus Centre continues to be busy, with lots of activities planned for the coming months. This weekend, Northampton Jesus Centre takes part in the national ‘Heritage Open Days’ scheme. It’s a chance for local people to visit historic sites and discover more about the area they live in. The Northampton Jesus Centre was previously […]