Weba News & Updates

News, updates & stories from our community

Wotton Under Lockdown

In Wotton (an area which includes around 10,000 people), a community group called Wotton Area Mutual Aid (WAMA) was set up very early on in the Coronavirus crisis by a number of concerned individuals and caring charities in the community. In this article, Wotton Baptist Church’s minister Tom Wharin tells us more about how the […]

Taking a funeral – during the Coronavirus outbreak

Alex Drew took her dad’s funeral on 25 March, just two days after the Government announced strict new restrictions to minimise the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. She shares how her family adapted to provide a meaningful service. The Government announcement meant a lot of change to our original plans, which had already been evolving with […]

Album Release by Worship Leaders from Clevedon BC

Following the release of their debut single ‘Whisper’ in January, Luke Wareham and Rachel Mason from Clevedon Baptist Church, will release their first 5 track studio EP ‘Whisper’ on the 27th March. Luke and Rachel are worship leaders and songwriters based in the South West of the UK. They have a passion for writing songs […]

A Call to Prayer and Action

Church leaders across the nation have called for a National Day of Prayer and Action this coming Mothering Sunday (22nd March) – light a candle at 7pm and put it in your window, ring someone who is isolated and vulnerable; buy an extra item and place it in your local food bank, keep your night shelters open. […]

Coronavirus: Advice and Information for Churches

The Regional Team are seeking to support churches and ministers in webnet in practical ways and through prayer as we face these challenging times together. We strongly urge everyone to monitor the advice from the Government regarding coronavirus.  The government has announced that from 4 July 2020, Places of Worship in England will be permitted to open […]