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Jermaine & Velisha’s Wedding

Jermaine & Velisha’s Wedding

What a Joy to see our firstborn, Velisha Mahalia get Married on May 28th, 2016! We equally welcomed Jermaine Lynch, our son-in-law into our family as we joyfully become a part of the Lynch’s. The blessing is that our family has been friends/family for a good while so...

Velveta on Premier Radio – Woman to woman – Evangelism

Velveta on Premier Radio – Woman to woman – Evangelism

On 1st November 2016, Velveta joined Maria Rodrigues in Premier Radio studio to chat about Evangelism. Can you pinpoint a mentor in your life? This being one of the questions, Velveta Thompson encouraged other women with stories and advice on being a good steward of...

2016 Rugby League Fans Choir

2016 Rugby League Fans Choir

BC's Songs of Praise searched for supporters to sing in the Rugby League Challenge Cup Fans' Choir at Wembley. A 32-strong choir was selected from supporters representing clubs in this season's Challenge Cup to sing 'Abide With Me' before the final...

Tribute to ‘Our General’ – My Dad

Tribute to ‘Our General’ – My Dad

[soliloquy id="2970"]Home Going of Prominent Pioneer of New Testament Church of GodBishop Dr Sydney Uriah Thompson (1922-2015) BIRMINGHAM, February 17, 2015: Bishop Thompson, seventh of twelve children was born on 5th March 1922 in Clarendon, Jamaica to Agnes and...

Dad’s gone home!

Dad’s gone home!

It is with great sadness and immense joy that my father Dr. Rev S.U. Thompson – my dad – passed away incredibly peaceful at 6.15pm on 17th February, 2015.I woke up this morning with the sun ray beaming through the windows and the line of a well known hymn on my mind,...

Recording Chrissie’s album

Recording Chrissie’s album

Chrissie Chrissie grew up in the famed ‘city of gold’ – Dubai, United Arab Emirates – doing what she always loved to do: singing! Being the shy little girl that she was, she stayed away from the limelight, singing to herself and with her family. However, after much...

To Know You More

To Know You More

This is a debut single featuring Velisha Mahalia Thompson. 'To know You more' a song written by Velisha Mahalia Thompson & Jermaine Lynch. This is a most outstanding song capturing the essence of the apostle Paul's words, 'Phil. 3:10 that I may know him, and the...

Recording Joelle Smith’s EP

Recording Joelle Smith’s EP

Finally finished the EP for Joelle Smith, an artist from Germany. Joelle's voice reminds me of the artists Joan Armatrading and Tracy Chapman. Great to be working with one of my old mates, Neil Costello - a friendship that spans over 25 years. Joelle and her husband...

Embrace Tour – World Vision 2014

Embrace Tour – World Vision 2014

Something unique is happening! There is a wave of glory washing over women as we gather and worship! World Vision has started something deep in this tour that is sweeping across the UK. Embrace is the uniting of female worship leaders led by Lara Martin coming...

Announcing Velisha’s engagement!

Announcing Velisha’s engagement!

  Over 25 years ago, there was Vel and I on a large stage at a Dr Billy Graham crusade (the only one we have ever attended). We were so busy gazing into each other's eyes, as young lovers do and having general chit chat before the meeting started....

Recovering after surgery

Good day to you all! Since having surgery I am thankfully recovering quite speedily - I am fairly sure, due to the many specific prayers. So thankful for the God-timing of the operation as it became apparent that my gallbladder was adherent to the liver. Basically,...

Congratulation to Esther

Congratulation to Esther

We celebrate our youngest daughter's accomplishment in achieving a pass on her French GCSE with a good grade! As she was doing so well in class, the school put her through for an early exam sitting. So proud of you Esther ! This is the beginning of International doors...

Velisha Graduates

Velisha Graduates

Congratulation to Velisha for completing your Counselling and Psychology degree. She travelled 1 hour and 40 minutes to Roehampton University one-way, several times in the week. A separate degree should be awarded just for the accomplishment. We are all so proud of...