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Gallery: Summer Fayre 2019

Beautiful sunshine, great food, cute animals, fantastic inflatables – Summer Fayre 2019 was a brilliant day! It was great to see so many visitors and the event continues to go from strength to strength. Bring on 2020!

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Gallery: Easter Sunday 2019

He is Risen! Our Easter service was a great time of celebration and seeing souls saved! There truly is No Other King than Jesus.

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Gallery: Baptism March 2019

We had a fantastic evening at our first baptism service of the year. It’s always amazing to see people displaying their obedience to the Word of God and publicly declaring their faith and submitting to full-immersion baptism. We’re excited to help them start their walk with the Lord!

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The Ultimate Act of Love

God walked amongst His creation. Jesus was born of a virgin, God incarnate, God amongst mortals. Nothing more amazing ever came into this world, so why did Jesus – the Promise, the Son of God – have to die? The […]

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Love One Another

Showing the love of Jesus is critical to authentic Christianity. It’s His amazing love that brings us all into His Kingdom through salvation and it’s the church – His instrument of change – which is the vehicle that keeps us […]

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Gallery: Out of Africa and Beyond 2018

See the shots from our Out of Africa and Beyond 2018 event. It was an amazing evening of entertainment and sharing the Gospel!

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Gallery: Summer Fayre 2018

It was wet and horrible outside, but we had a great time indoors with food, fun and plenty of noise!

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Gallery: Worship Concert 2018

Our recent worship concert with our friend Andrew Kisumba as well as the Harvest City Church and Pulse worship bands. This was an amazing evening for us to just worship our God and give Him all the glory He deserves.

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Christmas Service Times 2017

Please note service time changes over the Christmas and New Year period: 16th December: JC Christmas Parties 17th December: Christmas Celebration Service, 10.30am Judgemeadow (no 9am service at St John’s) 19th December: TNL, 7.30pm JM 24th December: ONE Sunday, 10.30am […]

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Gallery: Out of Africa and Beyond 2017

Check out the gallery from our annual Out of Africa and Beyond event. It was a fantastic evening of music and dance celebrating the different cultures within Harvest City Church and our city with a strong gospel message. Can’t wait for next year!

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The Problem With Gossip… Is That We All Do It!

‘Gossip’: casual or unconstrained conversation or reports about other people, typically involving details which are not confirmed as true. Synonyms: spread/circulate rumours/stories, tittle-tattle, talk, whisper, tell tales, muckrake. We know gossip is a sin but somehow we see it as […]

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Gallery: Summer Fayre 2017

Everyone had a great time at the Summer Fayre! Donkeys, inflatables, a circus, princesses, superheroes and a fire engine – it was a blast!

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Gallery: New Partners Morning 2017

New Partners Morning is our favourite day of the year as it’s the time we welcome our newest members of the family. Take a peek and see just how good looking they all are! Congratulations and we’re so happy that you’re now a part of Harvest City Church!

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Gallery: Easter Celebration 2017

Easter at Harvest City Church was amazing! Worship, choirs and Junior Church kids dancing set it up, and 8 people responding to Jesus was the result!

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God, the Master Weaver: The Story of Joseph

It’s very easy for us to become comfortable with our lives. We can find a level of satisfaction in the things we have, our possessions, careers, education and even our family, and this can cause us to become complacent and […]

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The Marketplace and Church

One of the questions pastors get asked is “how should I conduct my business when it involves people from church as potential customers?” To answer this question it is helpful to look at the Gospels; they relate two instances when […]

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Day 14: Breakthrough as I Plant My First Fruits Seed

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. 1 Chronicles 29:3 (NLT) “And now, because of my devotion […]

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Day 13: Mountains Move and Debt Lifted

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Matthew 17:19-20 (NLT) Afterward the disciples asked Jesus privately, “Why […]

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Day 12: Faith to be the Seal of My Pledge

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Hebrews 11:1-4 (NLT) – Great Examples of Faith Faith shows […]

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Day 11: Faith Activated by Giving

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Mark 12:43-44 (NLT) Jesus called his disciples to him and […]

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Day 10: Financial Sense, Breaking Bad Habits

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Psalm 115:14 (KJV) The Lord shall increase you more and […]

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Day 9: Fully Clothed in His Armour

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Ephesians 6:10-18 (NLT) – The Whole Armor of God A […]

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Day 8: No Weapon Will Prosper Against Me

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Isaiah 54:17 (NLT) But in that coming day no weapon […]

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Day 7: Grant My Heart’s Desires

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. 1 Samuel 1:11 (NLT) And she made this vow: “O […]

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Day 6: Stronger Relationships in My Sphere

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. 3 John 4-7 (NLT) I could have no greater joy […]

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Day 5: Satisfaction in My Life

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Galatians 6:3-6 (NLT) If you think you are too important […]

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Day 4: Open Doors

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Revelation 3:7-8 (NLT) “Write this letter to the angel of […]

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Day 3: Clarity of Thought

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Psalm 77:10-13 (NLT) And I said, “This is my fate; […]

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Day 2: Hope for Today

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Romans 5:3-6 (NLT) We can rejoice, too, when we run […]

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Day 1: Renewed Strength to Finish Strong

Welcome to our 14 days of prayer and fasting to start the new year! Check back here each day for a new devotional. More info on prayer and fasting here. Philippians 3:12-14 (NLT) I don’t mean to say that I […]

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Prayer and Fasting 2017

What is fasting? Fasting is simply defined as going without food for a period of time, either entirely or partially. It is a spiritual discipline that has many benefits. Please note: If you have any health issues (including diabetes and […]

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Nine Essentials for Starting the Year Right

Starting the year right means we are focused on ending right. We enter the year full of faith, believing God for great things that move us into a life of satisfaction without sorrow. “Forget the former things; do not dwell […]

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Gallery: Guvna B

YPs and iGnite welcomed MOBO-winner Guvna B for an intimate concert. An awesome night in the House!

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Christmas Service Times

Please note service time changes over the Christmas and New Year period: 18th December: Christmas Celebration Service, 10.30am Judgemeadow (no 9am service at St John’s) 22nd December: TNL, 7.30pm Corah Suite 24th December: YPs and iGnite, 7pm SJ 25th December: Christmas […]

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Gallery: Out of Africa and Beyond!

Out of Africa and Beyond at Judgemeadow was a fantastic night! Noise, colour, energy and souls saved – there’s nothing better! Here’s to next year!

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Gallery: Summer Fayre 2016

Without doubt the biggest and best Summer Fayre yet! Over 500 people came and had a great time bouncing, running, riding, eating, meeting heroes and making friends.

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Profile: Tharjan Manickavasagar

Here we feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Hi Tharj! What do you do for a […]

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HCC Apprentice: VOTE NOW!

Eight weeks ago, Pastor Chip invited a group of our YPs to take part in HCC Apprentice. Their first task: create a video no longer than 2 minutes which promotes Harvest City Church in the City of Leicester. The group […]

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RISE

Chip Kawalsingh (Senior Pastor of Harvest City Church) He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. When they are troubled, we will be able to give them the same comfort God has given us. For […]

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Profile: Daniel and Tiffany Hussain

Here we feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little bit more about yourself […]

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Gallery: New Partners Morning 2016

New Partners Morning is our favourite day of the year as it’s the time we welcome our newest members of the family. Take a peek and see just how good looking they all are! Congratulations and we’re so happy that you’re now a part of Harvest City Church!

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Leicester City: Champions!

Everyone at Harvest City Church is celebrating a fantastic week for the City of Leicester. After Tottenham and Chelsea drew 2-2, the Foxes secured the Premier League with two games still to play. They join Leicester’s Mark Selby (who became […]

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Gallery: Baptism April 2016

Baptism services are a highlight of the church calendar, and this was no exception! A fantastic time as people dedicated themselves to living for Jesus.

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Profile: Tenneil Davis

Here we feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little bit about yourself I […]

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Gallery: Easter 2016

Photos from our amazing Easter service. Dance, drama, music and decisions for Jesus – a perfect day!

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Gallery: Mother’s Day 2016

Mother’s Day at Harvest City Church is a big deal. Mums are awesome, and we love them to bits! And we like to show it, too.

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Profile: Simon and Adrene Henley

Here we feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little bit about yourselves. Adrene: […]

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Profile: Amith and Melani Wijesekera

Here we feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little about yourselves Melani: We’ve […]

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Gallery: William and Natasha Boné

We had a great weekend with William and Natasha at Excel, Beautify and, of course, church. The first of hopefully many!

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Profile: Vincent and Florence Moyo

Here we feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little bit about yourselves and […]

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Gallery: New Year’s Eve 2015

We welcomed in the New Year in style with HCC’s Got Talent. These are just a few of the best bits. Congratulations to Zolani on his victory!

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Gallery: Christmas Celebration

Just a few shots from our Christmas Celebration service. The choir were fantastic and souls saved!

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Gallery: JC Christmas Party 2015

The Junior Church kids had a great time at their Christmas Party, and got to meet the actual, real-life Santa Claus!

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Gallery: Out of Africa 2015

Wow! An incredible evening of entertainment at the Athena, and 22 people responded to the Gospel! Absolutely amazing.

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Gallery: Corah Suite

The first Next Level service at Corah Suite. Amazing turnout – we’re already putting out extra chairs!

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Gallery: Summer Fayre 2015

It may have rained all day, but the weather couldn’t put a dampener on the fun! A fantastic time and we met lots of new people from the community.

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Profile: Natasha Charles

Here we feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little bit about yourself. I […]

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Next Level Prayer Meetings

As the church prepares to step up to the next level, join us for 2 weeks of prayer to help us rise to the challenge. St John’s will be open for an hour each day for you to come in […]

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Gallery: Baptism Service 2015

Here’s a few shots from our latest baptism service. It’s always a highlight of the church calendar!

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Gallery: Youth Conferences 2015

It’s been a busy summer for YPs and iGnite with a conference in Derby and the MFG Youth Conference in Ukraine. Here are just a few snaps.

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Gallery: YPs Takeover Red Carpet Welcome

How about that for a welcome?! Thank you YPs and iGnite for an awesome start to a Sunday morning at church!

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Profile: Nick Goffin

Here we  feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little bit about yourself. My […]

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Profile: Olida Pal

Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. Tell us a little bit about […]

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Salvation Is Here now on iTunes!

We’re excited to let you know that Salvation Is Here is now available for download and streaming on all the major digital platforms. After a one-month CD exclusive, our brand new worship album is now available online from all of […]

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Service Changes – The Next Level

Harvest City Church is going through some exciting developments and, come September, we will be moving up to The Next Level! From the 13th and 15th September, our Sunday and Tuesday services will be changing. Due to our growing numbers, […]

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Profile: Raoul and Mercy Kounkou

Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. How long have you been married? […]

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Gallery: JC Praise Party May 2015

The JC kids had an amazing time at the Praise Party, singing, dancing, games and face paints – who said church is boring?!

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Salvation Is Here – Live Worship from HCC

Read the thoughts of Sarah Kawalsingh, Worship Director for Harvest City Church, on the launch of our very first live worship album: Salvation Is Here. For the last few years I’ve felt the Lord put on my heart that we […]

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Profile: Buswyn & Tricia Trotman

Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. How long have you been married? […]

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Profile: Zee and Thenji Dube

Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their daily lives. How long have you been married? […]

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Gallery: Mother’s Day 2015

We caught some of the lovely mums (and a couple of dads) from Harvest City Church after our Mother’s Day service.

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Profile: Nipun Ekanayake

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Intern Studies Graduation

Congratulations to the graduates of HCC’s Intern Studies programme! On Sunday 1st February we celebrated the achievements of twelve partners of Harvest City Church as they graduated from the Intern Studies Programme. Each graduate committed themselves to studying on a […]

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Profile: Vic and Sara Armstrong

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Profile: Phunyuka and Jean Ndlovu

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Too young to be saved?

Christmas and New Year are always special times for children, with presents, parties and lots of excitement. And this year over twenty of our older Junior Church children also claimed the most amazing and long lasting gift they’ll ever come […]

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Profile: Leroy ‘DJSS’ Small

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Hope Anew – Prayer and Fasting 2015

Hope Anew speaks of a blank canvas, a new start as to what God desires for us as a people and a church. Hope speaks of freshness, a new season and new opportunities. It’s moving beyond past failures and disappointments […]

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Gallery: Christmas Celebration 2014

Check out just a few the photos from this year’s amazing Christmas celebration service!

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Gallery: JC Christmas Party 2014

The JC children had a fantastic time at their parties, and were excited to welcome a very special guest!

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Profile: Crispen and Erica Kamudyariwa

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Gallery: YPs Prom 2014

The YPs had a ball at their Bollywood vs Nollywood prom in December. Who do you think had the best outfit?!

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Profile: Dan and Bianca Ndlovu

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Christmas Services and Office Hours

Sundays Our Christmas Celebration service is on Sunday 21st December at JM. Please see the event page for more details. Our Sunday service on 28th December will go ahead as normal. Please see our Services page for details. Tuesdays There […]

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Profile: Desmond and Tatenda

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Gallery: Oct/Nov 2014

Just a few of the events at HCC in the last few weeks: Beautify Breakfast and Pamper Day, JC Praise Party and guest speaker Colin Cooper.

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Profile: Christine Ostman

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Profile: Eustace and Pat McKinnon

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Profile: Leko and Yvonne Dube

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Gallery: Out of Africa 2014

Photos from Out of Africa 2014 at the Athena, Leicester. A fantastic evening, and an honour to welcome the Lord Mayor of Leicester and one of our MPs, Keith Vaz.

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Baptism September 2014

Just a few photos from our recent baptism service. Definitely one of the highlight of the church calendar!

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Gallery: Summer Fayre 2014

Check out some of the fun we had at our Summer Fayre and Harvest Group Challenge in August.

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Young Mobile Phone Designer of the Year 2014

We’d like to congratulate Joel, one of our YPs. As part of his Product Design degree at DMU he entered a national competition to look at how mobile phones might be used in five years time. He has been picked […]

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Gallery: Excel Ribs and Wings

Our guys cleared out an entire restaurant of barbecued meat. They were very proud of themselves. Oh, they also had a great time building relationships and strengthening the church. And meat.

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Profile: Jason and Chris Aylett

Welcome to our newest blog feature – Profile. Here we hope to feature some of the faces you’ll see around Harvest City Church and dig a bit deeper into who they are and how they live for Christ in their […]

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Gallery: New Partners 2014

A few snaps from a fantastic morning where we officially brought in our New Partners. For more info on Partnership, check out our Partnership page.

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MFG Annual Conference 2014

Photos from the Ministers Fellowship Global annual conference, held in Reutlingen, Germany. Twenty-or-so of our leaders went out to support Pastor Chip and Sarah and learn from some amazing men and women of God. These are just a few shots of the main conference.

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Half-Term Craft Ideas

I would like to share some tried and tested ideas from our own home on how you can keep your children entertained and create some beautiful memories together as a family this half-term. We try to be intentional about living […]

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JC Sing-Along!

We’ve just found some footage of our JC teachers and helpers practising their singing skills at  the last JC training day. It’s too good not to share, so here it is! Just one question guys: Who’s the King of the […]

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When Heroes Fall

Barrister Constance Briscoe has been jailed for 16 months for lying to police in ex-cabinet minister Chris Huhne’s speeding points case. The punishment sent out the message that “nobody is above the law”. Jailing her, judge Mr Justice Baker said […]

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