Mission & Vision of NCC, Manchester
To be part of the Church Jesus Christ is building and to build our church after the New Testament pattern.
Mission-Our mission is primarily focused on the building up of the individual within an organized structured framework and an atmosphere of the Holy Spirit. It is being able to provide all that is necessary for an individual to become a bride without spot or blemish,” a living sacrifice acceptable before God, and a vessel of honour of the master’s use. In other words, we are committed to “Disciplining the nations”.
Our History-From humble beginnings in the home of one of the founding members (Papa &Mama Ajayi) in March 2001, the Church began her first Sunday Services in May 2001 and was officially inaugurated on 10th of June 2001. She acquired her first property in Earl Walk, Longsight before moving to the present location at 1 Matthew’s Lane, Levenshulme, Manchester M12 4QW in September 2005.
Our Statement of Faith
The authority of the Bible - We believe that the Holy Spirit is the author of the Bible and inspired men who wrote down the infallible Scriptures.
The Holy Trinity – We believe that the Godhead is made up of three persons who are equal in one although they have different functions comprising of God the Father, God the Son & God the Holy Spirit.
The Virgin Birth - We believe that Jesus was born of the Virgin Mary following conception by the Holy Spirit.
Death & Resurrection of Jesus Christ- We believe that Jesus died on the cross of Calvary following crucifixion, for the sins of mankind, was buried and resurrected bodily on the third day. He is now seated at the right hand of God in heaven as our High priest.
Salvation - The shed blood of Jesus and his resurrection is the sole means of salvation to all those who believe through faith on Jesus. It is the free gift of God.
Baptism & Communion - We believe that have been commanded to be done by all believers.Baptism should be by immersion in water while the Communion is a remembrance of the death of Jesus .
The Second Coming of Jesus Christ –Jesus will come again John 14:2-3; Rev 22:12
Worship with Us
Looking for a place to worship? Why not visit us at New Covenant Church Manchester and you will be richly blessed.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Sunday worship services begin with a prayer meeting at 9:30 am and Celebration Service at 10-12:30pm.
There is also a one hour Evening Service that holds 4-5pm every Sunday
Yes we do. Our Children Church caters from 3 months to 12 years old and is usually interactive and filled with fun and Bible Based activities. There is also a separate Teenage Church that runs twice monthly alongside the Worship Service.
The Church has a vibrant Young Adults ministry(SWAP) that meets regularly informally for caring and sharing and to discuss pertinent issues relevant to their age group.
We dress in comfortable clothing and the style range could be smart casual or formal
Pastor Michael Oludipe leads the New Covenant Church, Manchester under the guidance and direction of the Holy Spirit and the Council of Elders.
We are honoured that you choose to join us. There is usually a New Members Class& Get Together that holds once monthly and invitations are sent out to all visitors. You can however choose to contact the Church Office or fill an Application form online to be assessed.
There are several ministries in the Church and usually members attend the Workers in Training to join the Workforce. The requirements for service vary from ministry to ministry with regards to completion of the Workers in Training Classes. Several ministries hold additional meetings.You can pick up a form from the Information Guest Services desk after Service or contact the Church administrative Office.
The Sunday Service usually last for 2 and the half hours in the morning while the Sunday Evening Service last for one hour.
There are two Prayer Meetings on a Wednesday holding at 6-7 am and 6:30 pm -7:30pm. The Morning Prayer can also be joined via the Prayer Line from the comfort of your home .Please call Church Office for details of Telephone Number& Access Code. There is also a Bible Study/Prayer Meeting that holds on Fridays from 7.00-8:30pm.
You can change this at the Information & Guest Services Desk after church on Sundays or at the Church Office during the week .You can also use the Change of details contact form online found in the useful forms in the Church Website.
Baby Dedications are held on the last Sundays of the month and would require prior approval using an application form.
You can get baptised in the Church after attendance of the Baptismal Classes organized by the Church
Baptism is an outward ceremony which occurs by immersion of water showing the death and resurrection of a believer with Christ.You must be saved before you are baptised.