New Baptist Minister

8th February 2017

Mike joined the Mayor of Dacorum and 300 residents to welcome the Rev Colin Cartwright at his induction service, held at Carey Baptist Church, in Marlowes

The church's joint moderator Jon Neall said:
“There was an unmistakable sense of celebration at this significant event in the life of Carey Baptist church.

The current church building was opened on October 15th 1861, but Baptists have been worshipping in Hemel Hempstead since 1679. The first Baptist chapel was built in 1688 in the grounds of what is now Old Marlowes House at the bottom of Midland Road. In 1962, the church was instrumental in establishing Belmont Road Baptist Church and, in October 1980, Marlowes Baptist Church merged with Boxmoor Baptist Church to become Carey Baptist Church, based on the Marlowes’ site. 

Photo: Jon Neall, joint Moderator of Carey Baptist Church; The Rt Hon Mike Penning, MP for Hemel Hempstead and Minister of State for the Armed Forces; The Revd Colin Cartwright; Councillor Robert McLean, Mayor of Dacorum; Robert Little, joint Moderator of Carey Baptist Church, and The Revd Geoffrey Colmer, Regional Minister of the Central Baptist Association.

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