Missional Development


Firestarters are conversations involving nine fast growing Baptist churches, with each event offering 24 hours to ‘learn, expect and act’. Firestarters are not conferences with a perceived expert keynoting, as useful as that is. Nor are they retreats with guided self-reflection, as vital as that is. They are conversations hosted by some of these churches experiencing this surprising growth. Two […]

Make sure you keep up with Seventy-two

We describe Seventy-two as a catalyst for mission through Baptist networks. Through Seventy-two, we aim to help people find their way in the mission of God. One way this happens is through the website, seventy-two.network. As Seventy-two has grown, more people have begun writing ‘guest blogs’, and grown a mailing list of people receive a […]

Thy Kingdom Come in 2018

Nigel Coles explains why we are choosing Thy Kingdom Come, which began as an initiative of the Archbishops of Canterbury and York, as our WEBA theme for 2018, making this a year of prayer for our network. There will be at least four Thy Kingdom Come Network Gatherings and also cluster-based Prayer Nights throughout the […]

Forge Training dates in 2018

Forge offers training for mission where you are, and WEBA will be partnering with ForMission to provide this training opportunity for the third year running. Some of you may have picked up flyers about Forge at WEBA events during October 2017 – if that’s you, we just need to let you know that one of […]