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Acomb Baptist Church

October 30, 2007
Church Name Acomb Baptist Church
Denomination/Affiliation Baptist Union
Address of meeting place The Ridgeway
Post Code YO26 5DW
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Office As above
Office Post Code   
Phone 01904 784020
Meeting times Sun 10:30am: Morning Service
Sun 6:00pm:Evening Service 
Minister John Billingham 
Student Contact Name Jenny Lewis
Student Contact Phone 01904 784020
Student Contact Email
One Voice Member? Yes
Churches Together in York Member? Yes
Evangelical Alliance Member? Yes
Registered to run Alpha? Yes
Brand Evangelical / Traditional / Charismatic
Music style Band led
Flavour Lively
Family Friendly
Emphasis on Bible teaching
Spirit led
Prayer based
Which meeting is the best attended? Morning Service
What is the average congregation size at this meeting 125
In the last 2 years Sunday attendance has Increased slightly
Approximate length of average Sunday sermon 35 mins
Special services/facilities/support for students
Do you encourage student involvement in any particular areas of church function If in membership
Church overview statment Acomb Baptist Church is a friendly church welcoming visitors. Our vision: 'Jesus'; purpose: ' Together knowing Jesus and making Him known': core values: Membership, Discipleship, Ministry, Mission, Worship. We love prayer, being Spirit led and teaching scripture. We value tradition whilst being open to spiritual gifts. We have cell groups; teaching linked to Sunday morning. This autumn : Worship. We desire to be a community that hears and obeys the voice of God.
Song words PC Projector
Do you operate any system of small midweek groups Yes
Have your church ever run Alpha? Yes
Do you expect to run Alpha in the next year? Yes
How near is a bus stop to your meeting place and what is it known as? Ridgeway
What number buses stop there? 1 , 4
Do you have any special connections with student establishments in the city? No



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