Gates of Praise



Contact Detail: Gates of Praise International Christian Centre, 79-83 London Road, Grays, Essex RM17 5YF.
Tel: 01375 377853
Mobile: 07886 517683.
Office Opening Hours: Tuesday – Friday 9am-5pm

One Location, Many Life Groups

GOPIC exists to share the good news of Jesus and the love of God with Thurrock Community and beyond. Our aim is knowing Jesus and making Him known in all that we do.
Every Sunday we have an amazing church service with live, heartfelt worship, and inspirational and challenging Bible based messages.
We invite you to visit Gates of Praise this Sunday and to connect throughout the week in one of the many ministry opportunities and Life Groups. We pray that God will reveal Himself to you in the power of His Holy Spirit.

Got some questions?

Whatever the question you may have, we will do our best to answer and make you feel at home. We are a fun loving Christ followers who is interested to connect with new people like you

What are the messages like?

Pastor Akin’s messages are very relevant and engaging and they extol the hope found in the power of Jesus Christ.
The truth of the Bible is preached in an applicable manner for the believer to showcase the love of God in every given opportunity without being ashamed.
You are invited to be part of what God is doing at Gates of Praise.

What is the music like?

Very much contemporary. Be prepared to have fun singing, dancing and clapping your hands.You are free to worship as you like.
The music is youthful and relevant to different age groups without feeling left out.

What should I wear?

It’s entirely up to you. Whatever you have on is fine. You can choose to dress up or dress down and you will fit right in.
We want you to be part of what God is doing and you will be welcome here.

Do you have Children’s Church/Programs?

We have a vibrant Children’s Church with great teachers to help your children have a wonderful experience. During the Half-term and Holiday Breaks, we arrange different fun programs and outings.
We promise your children will have a great time and they will be cared for by people who love and really care.

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