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COVID 19 Pandemic News and Stories

For such a time as this…Pray!

For such a time as this…Pray!

When we pray, God hears. As we enter into this new year, probably more than any other year, I’ve become very conscious there are so very few constants I can rely upon. As I write, my wife Maggie is planning to return to school, but we're aware that could all change...

Rhythms of Grace

Rhythms of Grace

2020 was a challenging year for all of us involved in church leadership. Many of us have had to learn new skills very quickly and under difficult circumstances in order to respond to a constantly changing situation. Challenging times can affect our wellbeing and...

Seniors Ministry in a Pandemic

Seniors Ministry in a Pandemic

I could be biased, but of all the groups of people to minister among, I think I’ve got the best one. Since 2019 it’s been my privilege to be the Ministry Team Leader for Senior Adults at Clevedon Baptist Church. At CBC we call Seniors those who have had 70 or more...

Revealing Times at Oasis Church Bath

Revealing Times at Oasis Church Bath

We recently asked Church Leader at Oasis Church Bath, Jo Dolby, how things are going in Bath. Below is her encouraging response as well as a video about their Food Parcel Project: When lockdown first hit, things got weird pretty quickly. The streets were empty, the...

Friendship, Fun and Songs of Praise at Cheddar Baptist Church

Friendship, Fun and Songs of Praise at Cheddar Baptist Church

A sense of belonging and having fun with others can make a huge difference to our day, especially during these isolating times. What a difference returning to your home makes when you’ve spent a morning being and laughing with others! I recently joined Cheddar BC’s...

Hillfields Church: In the Community

Hillfields Church: In the Community

In this short video, Minister Richard Rycroft and Church Member Clare Kemp share the story of how Hillfields Park Baptist Church went from being very quiet at the beginning of lockdown, to becoming a thriving hub from which God's ongoing provision has been reaching...

Encouragements in Lockdown: Young People

Encouragements in Lockdown: Young People

Lockdown has had a huge impact on youth ministries across webnet and beyond. In this article, Dan Ovens shares how, despite the obstacles, God has continued to faithfully be at work in and through young people. Hi, my name is Dan and I am a youth pastor at Corsham...

Home Mission Update: The Stowe in Lockdown

Home Mission Update: The Stowe in Lockdown

The Stowe, Wichelstowe are one of our Home Mission supported churches who seek to live as a values-based community.  These values are what The Stowe call their ‘DNA’ to which they covenant annually. Core to the DNA are the values of; ‘laying down our lives’ and...