ELT Baptist Church

What about the gospel?

Join us for what we pray will be a thought provoking, heart stirring concert/ conference exploring the topic of celebrating Gods design for ethnic diversity.

Conference Speakers

Shai LinneShai Linne is a recording artist who has released numerous acclaimed Christian hip-hop albums, including The Atonement and The Attributes of God. After completing a pastoral internship at Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington D.C., Shai co-founded Risen Christ Fellowship, an inner city church in his hometown of Philadelphia, PA. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife Blair and their three children, Sage, Maya and Ezra. Shai is the author of God Made Me and You: Celebrating God's Design for Ethnic Diversity and co-author of It Was Good: Making Music to the Glory of God

Efrem Buckle is one of the leaders of Ecclesia Church, Lewisham, London.  He became a Christian at the age of 14 when he was dragged to church by his grandma. Growing up he became interested in the hip-hop culture and began using hip-hop as an evangelistic tool in a group called MOD (ministry of defence). Although he was part of a church.  He was amazed when he first heard expository bible teaching at through a local church in London. He later joined a local church called Calvary Chapel, Westminster and began to lead Bible studies there. Out of this came a church plant, formerly known as Calvery Chapel South London and now known as Ecclesia. As well as being part of the pastoral team at Ecclesia, Efrem is also involved in running the Urban Missionary Pioneer (UMP) training programme with LCM. He is married to Judith and they have two children. 

Reuben Hunter is the pastor of Trinity WestChurch, which he planted in 2011in Shepherd’s Bush, London. He previously servedas assistant pastor at Spicer Street Church and was a pastoral intern at Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D. C..

Dates and Timings

Leading purveyor of Lyrical Theology Shai Linne

Live in Concert

Also feat. short talk by Pastor Efrem Buckle of Ecclesia Church, Lewisham

A conference exploring Godʼs beautiful design for diversity

Shai Linne
Reuben Hunter

Panel Discussion
addressing some of the practical challenges we face in the local church as pertaining to .

Fri 26/10. 7.30-9.30pm £15

Sat 27/10. 10am-4.30pm £20

Both £30
Early bird and student discounts available.


ELT Baptist Church, Burdett Road, London E3 4TU

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