Our mission is to tell others about Jesus Christ through our words and actions. Read about our friends and mission partners who are serving God at home or abroad, and remember to pray regularly for them.
The Baptist Union of Great Britain (BUGB) is the association of Baptist Churches in England and Wales. The Home Mission department helps local churches through practical, legal and financial support.
Find out more about Home Mission on the BUGB website
BMS World Mission is a Christian charity that works in 35 countries on four continents, and is primarily involved in church planting, development, disaster relief, education, health, and media advocacy.
Mat and Suzanne Gregory work with BMS in Tirana, Albania. Suzanne works at GDQ School and Mat is involved with Tek Ura, an Albanian charity organisation helping people in marginalised communities.
Keep up-to-date with Mat and Suzanne Gregory via the BMS World Mission website
Find out more on the Tek Ura Facebook page below
One of our members works for AWM in Loughborough. To receive their magazine visit the AWM website.
One of our members works for Gideons at Lutterworth. For more information visit the Gideons website.
We support a number of people financially and through prayer.
Christopher and Louise were members of WBC commissioned to go in to full-time ministry. Christopher is studying at Regent’s Park College, Oxford, and he is the student minister at Market Harborough Baptist Church. Louise is involved in the prayer ministry at the church.
Liz, one of our members, is undertaking a six month pastoral placement at Cross Hills Baptist Church, Leicestershire, assisting their minister Rev Garry Kelly.
Clive, one of our members, spends part of each year lecturing at a bible college in Uganda.
Tom (son of our member Jon and wife Michelle) and his wife Nerys are preparing to go to Thailand to work through United For Mission. Nerys will work as a trauma counsellor and pastoral worker at the Tamar Centre, which helps women leaving prostitution to recover and train for other work. Tom hopes to work as a preacher and teacher in a church.
Rev Sue Steer is part of the Leicestershire Churches Together Pioneer Team and is the Pioneer Community Worker at the new Lubbesthorpe housing development.
Vicki was a member of WBC, and now lives in Birmingham with her husband Ashley. They have both studied at All Nations Christian College, and are seeking God's direction for their sphere of service.
In addition to the Baptist charities we support, WBC members choose four mission organisations to support financially from our budget for a period of time. Here are our current partners.
Bruce works in sports chaplaincy and Louise works at The Beautiful Gate and at Baphumelele Children's Home. Bruce is one of the leaders at Capricorn Community Church, Cape Town.
CAP are UK organisation with a mission to release people from poverty in partnership with local churches through dept advice, job clubs and more.
Scripture Union is an international mission movement and works in over 120 countries,making God's good news known to children, young people and families. Scripture Union encourages people of all ages to meet with God daily through the study of the Bible and through prayer.
Tearfund is a relief and development agency and is a member of the Disasters and Emergencies Committee (DEC). Tearfund works to defeat disease, resolve economic injustice, restore the environment, tackle disasters and improve basic services.
Page last updated: 1 July 2018