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Brand new (it was dedicated in May 2009) and costing 14m, it is a large modern building with two massive stone monoliths flanking the main entrance, each topped with a large satellite dish antenna.
Inside there are numerous teaching rooms, a bookshop, and a café, the latter overlooking the auditorium where the service took place.
Jonny, who I believe was Jonny Skinner, elder and youth leader, read the notices. A gentleman named John leapt on me as soon as I entered the door, picking up on the fact that I was new.
The sermon was on the subject "Developing the Character of Christ" and took as its starting point 1 Timothy ("Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity").
They, in turn, sat me beside another young man wearing a name badge who chatted to me before the service began and who helpfully told me what was happening as it progressed.
Somebody else came to introduce himself during the half-time break.
There, one may learn that the local football stadium won the Building of the Year award in 1995 and that employers in the area include the university, the council, and the local National Health Service trust.
The church's immediate neighbourhood is mainly industrial.