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Lighthouse International Church

In the 2001 census Hindus, Sikhs and Muslims represented 4.6% of the population of England and Wales.

Clive Thorne

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Some of the Lighthouse Church family inside the new building prior to work starting.

This rose to about 7% in 2011 and is expected to be over 10% in the 2021 census. A conservative estimate is that people of these faiths will constitute over a quarter of the population of England and Wales by 2050 in only about 30 years time. Many inner city areas have seen church after church closed down, with some being converted into mosques or temples. What is the church doing to reach this burgeoning mission field on our doorstep?