Community

Who we are

About the Community - we are a mixture of residential and non-residential; different Christian traditions; different nationalities; different ages; a mixture of families, married, and single...  all called together to be a unique expression of the Kingdom of God; plus some history of community... ...

Our Vision

May 2012 Our Vision is For all people to come to know Jesus Christ as their Saviour from sin and death, and be born into the new life of the Holy Spirit. ...
59 Upton Park, Slough

1975- Beginnings in Slough

59 Upton Park, Slough In 1975 a vision was written on the hearts of a newly spirit-filled couple, Roy and June Hendy: the vision they felt called to was to start a residential community. ...

1989: Childswickham House

...in December 1989, two days before Christmas, we moved into Childswickham House, again accompanied by a miracle or two along the way...  ...

2007 - 2011: Changing times...

2007 - 2011 Over the period 2007 – 2011 Community experienced many changes. ...

2012: A renewed vision

We all know that times and seasons bring change, and as we experienced changes in recent years it became clear that the original vision statement for the House of the Open Door needed to be brought up to date. ...

Influences through the years

As a charismatic community the essence of our spirituality is to live day by day, leaning on the Lord and listening for his direction. ...