Our vision is to create a network of Pakistanis united in Christ, focused on better quality of life, fellowship and religious freedom for Christians in Pakistan and the UK.
Let's celebrate the birth of Christ together. For the first time in our borough's history Redbridge will host a Christmas Festival. The event which celebrates one of the most important events in the Christian calendar takes place on the 23rd of December 2014. A secular concert event including Bollywood dancing, guitar solos, rock bands and much more will begin from 12:00pm. Acts include: Si Genaro who performed on BBC's "The Voice." Oobefuse Latasha Sinclair Acro Dancer D Style Dance (Bollywood Performers) Dav Singh (Punjabi Music) From 2pm local churches will bring the true meaning of Christmas through worship songs, ...Read More
Help the Homeless this Christmas through our "Local Giving" profile: British Pakistani Christians Ltd (BPCA) works on behalf of disadvantaged local people living in the Ilford wards of Redbridge, London. We support people of multiple faiths, cultures and racial groups to integrate into the community, to develop aspirations and realise those aspirations. Much of our work is undertaken in the Clementswood and Loxford areas – where levels of deprivation are high and there is a majority ethnic population with lack of integration of groups into the community. BPCA organises and runs charitable events for the benefit of local people. In doing so, we work wit...Read More
Image of Redbridge Easter Parade 2013 Following a consultation with several churches the BPCA has booked the 23rd and 24th December 2014 as a potential two day Christmas Festival. We hope with the support of local churches to make the event one that reaches out to the community and shares the joy of the birth of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. We would like to hold a planning meeting at 7pm, on Tuesday 18th December 2014 and invite Churches and Christian groups from Redbridge and East London to come and join us. The venue will be the Clementswood Community Centre, 14a Connaught Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1RN. To make the event a success we hope local...Read More
Wilson Chowdhry (BPCA) with Stephen Gayle from Eden Christian Centre. The British Pakistani Christian Association kick-started a local Capital Clean-up project on Saturday 4th October 2014. The project triggered a community approach to keeping local streets clean whilst developing a sense of community pride and improving local quality of life. Aftre an approach by Habib Ahmed of Redbridge Amey (recycling contractors to Redbridge Council) support was galvanised by reaching out to a local mosque and church. The new partners for the project now include; Eden Christian Centre, Albayan Welfare Centre and Mosque, East Ilford Betterment part...Read More
Image of litter and graffiti at Connaught Mews. We all care about our environment.... British Pakistani Christian Association in partnership with East Ilford Betterment Partnership, Eden Christian Centre, Albayan Welfare Centre and Prince of Wales Pub invite residents to join them at a litter clean up of the local area. Not only do littered streets damage business and tourism opportunities but it also costs Redbridge Borough taxpayers £4.2million a year to clean them. We want to encourage as many volunteers as possible to come and take part in our litter Clean-up. It will show others that we take pride in the environment in which we live , work and play...Read More
Image of Ilford Mammoth at Natural History Museum. BPCA is co-hosting a celebration of the mammoth remains uncovered in our local borough of Redbridge in 1864. Whether you believe in seven literal days for creation or seven periods of time, it is impossible to discount the existence of mammoths. The BPCA does not believe that there is a conflict between science and God and we would argue that the the natural orderliness and laws within God's creation, underpins scientific enterprise i.e. nature has to be regular for us to learn from scientific testing. The event will be a wonderful opportunity for outreach as visitors are expected to come f...Read More