Congratulations to Andrea Encinas, who was the recipient of the Lady Hilary Groves Prize for her work at British Gospel Arts – one of the UK’s leading organisations for training gospel tutors and providing vocal training. Andrea, who played a major role in establishing the London Community Gospel Choir during its early years, was a nominee at the 2014 Wise Women Awards in the Woman in Gospel category, and The BIG Sing Choir, which she directs, were finalists in this year’s Songs of Praise Gospel Choir of the Year. Visit www.britishgospelarts.com for more details.
If you are part of the worship ministry at your church, then you need to make 30-31 January a date so that you can attend London Renewal: Worship Encounter 2015, the annual event organised by the Kingdom Worship Movement hosted by Noel Robinson and Madeleine Kerzner. Enjoy teaching, worship sessions and times of prayer. Special guests include Mark Beswick and Steve Thompson. Visit www.kingdomworshipmovement.com for more details and to register.
Looking for somewhere to go during the Christmas season? Why not attend The Tehillah House of Praise Christmas event at the Croydon Park Hotel, 7 Altyre Road, Croydon, Surrey CR9 5AA on December 21? You’ll enjoy a three-course meal, comedy from the host, Anthony ‘Pass Da Mic’ King, and entertainment from Natalie Phillips and the Tehillah Praise singers. DJ Gospel Kid will be spinning the sounds. Phone 07946178524 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.