Who We Are

Covenant Restoration Assembly
RCCG CRA ERDINGTON

Relentlessly Pursing Christ

“Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come and the years approach when you will say, I find no pleasure in them”. Ecclesiastes 12:1-2

I will like to welcome you to the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Covenant Restoration Assembly Birmingham, where the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts. We are a vibrant community of faith. We value the past and the future yet we strive to remain fully engaged with the present. We are enriched by the diverse treasures of God’s kingdom….

Rasaq Ibrahim

Provincial Pastor

Our Foundation

The RCCG church was founded in 1952 and since then, the church has grown to over 5,000 parishes worldwide with a total congregational strength of over one million people. Presently, there are established missions in many African countries, as well as Europe, Asia, the United States, the Caribbean, Canada, South America and Australia. RCCG has also been involved in establishing schools, rehabilitation centres and childcare and support centres.

Our Mission

At RCCG (CRA), you will discover the purpose for your living, for it?s a place where the reality of the total man is taught through God?s word, hence the outpouring of total freedom is released to mankind (John 8:36). We are a multicultural gathering of believers who proclaim Jesus as our Lord and Saviour and who are willing to impact on our society. Your presence here is not an accident for “all things work together for the good of them who love God, and them who are called according to His purpose” (Rom 8:28). The One who has brought you is able and faithful to do as He has said. CRA is a branch of the worldwide Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), which has its global headquarters in Lagos, Nigeria. RCCG has a vision to spread the Word of God to the ends of the earth and we are a Bible believing church. The church has an appeal to all types of people worldwide, with a determination to teach people in their various geographical areas, stages of secular life and levels of spiritual development.

CRA Church History

Restoration Assembly as it was formally called started as a fellowship with 5 members in the year 2001 at Pastor Ranti Oyewale?s house. The fellowship became a full parish in 2002, and public services started in 2003 at a community centre in 2003 on Cregoe Street in Erdington, Birmingham. The name was changed to Covenant Restoration Assembly in 2003, by the leading of the Holy Spirit. The church moved to it present worship centre during Easter of the year 2004, a building formally occupied by the st Lukes Church.Our vision is becoming a biblically rooted & spiritually sensitive Church which means totally depending on the Holy Spirit to lead and to guide.The church is currently the zonal headquarters of the RCCG mission in the West Midlands and pastured by Pastor Ranti Oyewale.