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Pastor Pooyan Mehrshahi has been the main preaching elder and pastor of the church since August 2007. He is a native of Iran and is the chairman of Parsa Trust, translating, publishing and distributing Evangelical and Reformed literature throughout the world. He is also a trustee of the Bible League Trust, and has been a contributor of the KJV Reformation Heritage Study Bible.

John Hope has been a member of the church at Providence Baptist Chapel since 2009. Prior to moving to Gloucestershire he had been in membership at a baptist church in Oxford where he was a deacon for some years. In addition to being an elder he is the secretary of the church at Providence.


Tim Ilott has been a faithful deacon from the beginning of the formation of the current fellowship at Providence Baptist Chapel.

Contact Information:

Providence Baptist Chapel
Naunton Parade

(+44) 07471 899498

(+44) 01452 698867

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