Banbury church celebrates having 24 different nations in its congregation

Many of them came dressed in clothes representing their national style of dress and shared a wide variety of national dishes

By Phil Hibble
Thursday, 30th June 2022, 10:21 am
Representatives of the 24 nations who attend The Peoples Church on a regular basis came together to celebrate the diversity of culture among them.
Representatives of the 24 nations who attend The Peoples Church on a regular basis came together to celebrate the diversity of culture among them.

Representatives of the 24 nations who attend The Peoples Church on a regular basis came together to celebrate the diversity of culture among them.

Many of them came dressed in clothes representing their national style of dress.

The celebration on Sunday June 26, titled International Sunday, included a shared lunch and picnic with BBQ and a wide variety of dishes from among the nations.

Stefan McNally, the senior pastor of the church, said: “It was amazing to see so many ethnic groups sharing each other’s dishes with so much enjoyment - a true demonstration of love and togetherness so much needed in the world today.”

The Peoples Church is a multi-generational and multi-cultural church serving Banbury and surrounding villages. To find out more call 01295 268351 or visit https://www.thepeopleschurch.org.uk