Typical Tropical Events
TYPICAL TROPICAL EVENTS
Who we are
Rotterdam is a vibrant city with people from all over the world living and working. Our Church reflects this with a diverse set of cultures and backgrounds. Wherever you are from and whatever your beliefs are we would love to warmly welcome you. Our Church unapologetically preaches the Gospel. We are a Church fully committed in Rotterdam to connect with and love people, so our messages and worship is communicated in relevant and approachable ways for those who come.
Our vision statement is to 'connect anyone, anywhere to a life changing relationship with Jesus,' so please come and be part of the incredible adventure that God is taking our Church on. So you know, our Church is actually one Church, many locations. This means that we are connected globally to our other locations, so we share the same message, it is amazing to see what God is doing around the world.
What to expect
We have a specific team to welcome first time guests called VIP. That is because our first time guests are very important people! VIP team are there to show you around, grab you a coffee and answer any questions you may have. We love families and we have a Freedom Kids! Team that will connect with you to sign any children in that you may have so that during the event parents can sit back, relax and know that your children get to learn about who Jesus is in a fun and relevant way. When Church starts we love to start with worship. (link to videos of worship on website) and feel free to come and be part of this. We have loads going on at our Church so we always share exciting updates of what is happening here and around the world. Our Church event incorporates a message or preach, sometimes recorded from our Central Location in Hereford or Live here in Rotterdam. These challenge and inspire us for change. If you want to find out more then check out our archive here. Our church believes in the power of prayer and have seen God answer so much for us as we continue to grow in this city. Prayer is central in our Church and if there is anything you want prayer for as well, then that is no problem at all. After the event come and be part of cafe where our Cafe team will host you. There you can ask any questions from our talks, about who Jesus is or just come and get to know us. Look forward to seeing you.
How to find us
Freedom Church Rotterdam is in the centre of the city, located a short 10 minute walk from Stadhuis Metro Station and a 1 minute walk from the Tram stop Schiekade. Expect a smile from our Host team as you come to our Church, they are specifically there to ensure you can find our Church easily and you can be directed into our Church. We are passionate on making your experience the best it can be at our Church, so there is a car park right next to the building, so you know it is paid parking after 1200 and there is a parking meter 5 minutes walk from the car park, our host team can help you find it if you need to, and please check out our picture provided below for help with this. If you do not want to pay then do not panic! Here is a picture of the surrounding area that you do not have to pay, however it is a little further from our Church building, so please plan in advance!
Greg and Becky Poole are from the UK and were driven by God calling them to move to The Netherlands in 2016 to plant Church here. Both leaving careers behind to pursue what it is God has planned they both believe strongly in God’s hope and Jesus’s promise for people here in the city and The Netherlands. They have a little boy called Oakley and love having a family here.