Life stories (Page 2)

Anniversary of oldest Baptist church in Leicestershire

Out from the Elms – the church’s early history

Following Graham’s article about the church’s Year of years… here’s an extract from the SUTTON-in-the-ELMS BAPTIST CHURCH HISTORY giving the link to 1650 – 365 years ago. It is recorded that, in 1088, there was in Sutton a wood 120 perches long, and 80 broad. With an abundance of elm trees, it would appear the…

Sutton Elms Baptist Church, Broughton Astley

Ineke Poultney talks about My Inspirational People

For the second installment of our series, My Inspirational People, we are talking to a long standing church member, Ineke Poultney. Ineke presents the blogging site, where she comments on various contemporary issues, describing her outlook as “Coming from a dual English-Dutch heritage (now you know where my first name comes from) and being…

Sutton Elms Baptist Church, Broughton Astley

My Inspirational People – new interview series

God brings us together for a purpose. So at we are starting an occasional series of interviews with folk who are using their God given gifts to help us in our mission: to share God’s love with our community, in Sutton, Broughton Astley and further afield. The format is kindly lifted, with permission, from…