History of ADBC
Rev Richard Owen retires from service on 30th Sept. 2018 and Dr Amutha Rani continues as Minister - in - Training
Dr Amutha Devaraj joins the Ministry Team in Sept. 2016 at Ashurst as Assistant Minister.
Nathan Marlam leaves ADBC in April 2016 and becomes associate minister at Loughton Baptist Church, Milton Keynes.
Nathan Marlam joins ADBC in September 2012 as Assistant Minister.
Darren & Ruth Street leaves ADBC in August 2012 after 6 years' service. Darren later becomes minister of Hayesford Park Baptist Church in 2013.
The second manse is completed.
ADBC celebrates its 80th anniversary.
Darren Street joins the Ministry Team at Ashurst as Assistant Minister.
Rev Richard Owen & Mrs Sue Owen join the Ministry Team at Ashurst.
Rev John Thompson retires after 32 years of service.
Rev John Thompson becomes the minister of Ashurst.
Rev Moon retires after 11 years of service.
Two smaller halls and further kitchen are added.
Rev Leslie Moon becomes the minister of Ashurst.
Rev Brown retires after 8 years of service.
Main hall and kitchen are added.
Rev Ernest Brown becomes the minister of Ashurst.
George Beasley-Murray leaves Ashurst after 7 years of service.
George Beasley-Murray becomes minister at ADBC.
Rev Frape resigns after 6 years' service.
The church is renamed 'Ashurst Drive Baptist Church'.
Rev F S Frape becomes the first full-time minister.
Church building and rear hall opened. The name chosen for the church was 'Eastern Avenue Baptist Church'.