A fresh start for Grantham church

Mayor of Grantham Ian Stokes opens New Life Church in Castlegate.
Mayor of Grantham Ian Stokes opens New Life Church in Castlegate.

New Life Grantham celebrated the grand opening of its new church building in Castlegate with a crowd of 200 people.

Grantham’s Mayor, Councillor Ian Stokes, cut the ribbon to formally open the site. He spoke of his support for the church’s work.

New Life has grown from eight to 120 congregants since 2007, hosting services every Sunday at 10.30am.

Pastor Jonas Eyles described the opening as “an amazing night celebrating the journey that God has taken us on in the last few years”.

He added: “It was so encouraging to see so many people come out to support us.”