Worthing Archives - HEART Christian newspaper
Town-wide prayer hosted by New Life Church, Durrington, near Worthing, 18 May
Could God send revival to our town? Around 120 Christians from at least six Worthing churches believe that he can and met on a Thursday evening to pray. These meetings have taken place quarterly over the last couple of years at the Assembly Hall in the town but will now be every six weeks at a local church.
This lady tore four tendons off her right shoulder blade and 4cm of muscle under her arm 16 months earlier when picking up her grandchild. Keyhole surgery to reattach the tendons had been unsuccessful and she was 200th on a waiting list for further surgery although doctors had told her it was one of the hardest operations and success could not be guaranteed.
After John Mellor prayed for her in Jesus’s name, she was able to raise her arm and lift someone else’s baby.
Our photos show her before and after prayer: before she had been unable to lift her arm and could not even shake John’s hand because of the pain. After prayer she could raise her arms and her overjoyed face shows she had experienced a miracle
A young man has been told that hepatitis C can no longer be found in his body.
The hospital staff were amazed that their tests showed that this very dangerous disease had mysteriously disappeared from his system.
More amazing is that while this type of hepatitis can appear to diminish through drugs, the young man had not been taking anything to treat it.
Ladies’ lunch with Tina Johnson
at Coastlands Church, Sydney Walter Centre, Worthing
Saturday 28 February saw a full house at Coastlands Church as ladies from Sussex gathered to eat a delicious meal, watch an interpretive dance by Louise Jones and listen to Tina Johnson relate her journey of transformation.
Veteran minister Rodney Kingstone used to be a household name in Sussex evangelical circles after he started a local church during the heady charismatic renewal in 1981. He’s still going strong and CHRIS EYTE caught up with himAT 74, RODNEY KINGSTONE PUTS HIS LONGEVITY AND ENERGY down to knowing Jesus as a reality. That ‘intimate’ relationship has seen him through four decades of ministering to others as well as a miraculous healing of his own heart just before surgery.
‘Heaven touching earth’, town-wide prayer gathering
Worthing Assembly Hall
hosted by New Life Church
This was a superbly organised event which saw the huge venue almost filled, although it was pointed out that the whole town of 100,000 should be praying!
‘Greater love’ exhibition put on by Worthing couple – World War I provides the most poignant ‘If you weren’t there’ reminiscencesOctober 3, 2014 | admin
There are some incredible testimonies of the heroic deeds of men and women of Christian faith during the First World War. Chris and Linda McCanna of Worthing were so inspired by these tales that they organised a ‘Greater Love’ exhibition which drew 100 visitors at the town’s St Paul’s Centre
LINDA MCCANNA told HEART the story behind their event
Fresh from two dates at Bath City Church and en route to Europe, John Mellor arrived in Coastlands Church, Worthing reporting of God’s latest healing miracles. Bath had seen a vicar’s wife brought to the meeting who was so severely ill with ME that she had to be held up in her chair. After prayer she had started running around the church.