New Ground Sunday — June 2023

Exhortation from Jim Partridge

A 14-minute exhortation by Jim from 2 Corinthians 8:1-7. Jim is part of the New Ground Core Team and leads the team at The King’s Church, Mid-Sussex in the south of England.

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Interview with Dave and Liz

Dave & Liz tell us about their recent travels and the current Multiplication & Growth opportunities opening up for us.

Salvation Story: Andre & Lewis

Andre, from Hope Church Sevenoaks, and Lewis from King’s Church, Oxted, share an amazing story of how God used Andre to talk to Lewis when he was contemplating suicide, and the subsequent story journey as Lewis came to Christ and got baptised.

Prayer Update: French Hub

Jon Le Tocq is based at The Rock Community Church in Guernsey. He is part of the New Ground Core Team and leads our French hub of churches.

Prayer Update: Scotland

Dan Hudson leads King’s Church Edinburgh and our Scotland Hub. We also hear from Mike McLeister, Hope Church Borders, and Gordon Rouse, King’s Church West Lothian.

Prayer Update: Netherlands, Belgium & Germany

Jo Ashok is from Redeemer International Church, The Hague in the Netherlands.

Prayer Update: Brazil

Danny is from Brazil but is based at Crawley Community Church, UK. He works with our two churches in Iracemápolis and Piracicaba in Brazil, and elsewhere in the Portuguese-speaking world.

Prayer Update: England

Nicole and Dale are from King’s Church, Oxted in South East England. Dale is part of the New Ground Core Team.

Easter Baptisms 2023

It’s amazing to hear the stories of those who have had their lives transformed by Jesus, and have made a public declaration that they are following him. Hear their stories from Easter Sunday and our Thursday morning church:

Easter Sunday
00:00 Kate
03:58 Sam
08:34 Shannon
11:31 Connor
18:35 Nathan

Thursday Church
23:01 Katie
23:53 Sarah

To explore the Christian faith in a relaxed, friendly and fun environment (with a free dinner!) consider Alpha, which begins at King’s on Wednesday, 3rd May at 7:30pm. Find out more at

Paul Huggins: Knocking Out My Demons

Paul Huggins is a former professional boxer, born and bred in Hastings. He recounts his colourful life story including his boxing career, near death experiences, trouble with the law, and ultimately how he encountered God in a prison cell.

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You can read more of Paul’s story in his book ‘Knocking Out My Demons’ available at
All online sales from the book go towards Team Seed, Paul’s youth sports and recreation club in Hastings:

Filmed at Kings Boxing Eastbourne:

Baptisms & Stories — December 2022

It was fantastic to see nine people get baptised in our service on 4th December. You can catch up with their stories and baptisms here, captured from our livestream.

If someone you know got baptised, you can find them in the video at the following timings:

06:20 — David
08:13 — Grace
10:29 — Joe
16:36 — Josh
20:23 — Joe
25:47 — Martha
28:38 — Bernice
30:34 — Rachel
38:18 — Will

November 2022 Financial Update

How is King’s doing financially, what are we planning for the coming winter, and how are we building for the future? Catch our financial update below in two parts:

July 2022 Baptisms

It was such a joy and privilege to hear six people share their stories of how they’ve come to follow Jesus and to see them get baptised with us on Eastbourne beach. Some have believed for years, others for a few weeks. All have an amazing new life in Christ, which has no end.

If someone you know got baptised, you can find them in the video at the following timings:

00:20 Ian
04:34 Sonia
08:55 Chelsea
11:42 Lou
13:57 Sarah
15:45 Will