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Preach magazine would love to hear from you!

What tips / views / good moments / awkward moments have you experienced while preaching in a new way (using Zoom, YouTube, websites, social distancing in church, other…)? Send a sentence or two, with your name and job title and church, to editor@lwpt.org.uk (aka Louisa Lockwood, member at Wotton Baptist Church). This is for the winter 2020 […]

webnet Gathering & AGM

Our webnet gathering and AGM will take place on Zoom on Monday October 12th at 7pm. Each member church should have at least one representative to the AGM, and we ask that you register to say who is coming, and who is the church’s voting representative. To register your attendance and to receive your Zoom […]

Home Mission Update: 6 Months of Faithful Giving

On 23rd March 2020, the Prime Minister announced the news of a three week lockdown in order to stop the spread of COVID-19.  From that date we entered an unprecedented time of social restriction, in which many normal social interactions were prohibited.  Some people very sadly have been bereaved, some made redundant, and many have […]

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 Baptist Church. Like many youth workers, […]

A ‘Better Story’ Supporting Prayer and Mental Health

Bristol digital company wins contracts to support prayer and mental health as lockdown triggers surge in accessing faith online. Lockdown has driven innovation in many sectors – but a Bristol company is at the forefront of perhaps one of the most surprising new developments of all; the thriving relationship between faith and technology. Digital impact […]

Baptist Insurance Grants

Eden Netherton: Transforming a neglected community through faith Being at the heart of a deprived area is always a challenge for churches, both financially and emotionally. So Baptist Insurance Company was delighted to provide support to the ongoing missional work of the Eden Netherton team based at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Liverpool.  For 50 years, […]