Weba News & Updates

News, updates & stories from our community

GDPR Training for churches from ACAT

We’ve had a few enquiries about what training is available for churches as they prepare for the new Data Protection Regulations which come into force on the 22nd May 2018. We were pleased to discover that ACAT, the association for church treasurers, is putting on a training session in Taunton on the 24th March. We […]

Home Mission update: Chew Magna

Each month we feature one church or community that receives a grant from Home Mission, so that you can see what your giving is achieving. This January, we want to show you what a busy Christmas Chew Magna Baptist Church have had! They have really made the most of the seasonal opportunity to connect with […]

WEBox 2017 update

“A BIG thank you to all those who sent shoeboxes and donated to the WEBox appeal!” This is a comment on the WEBox facebook page, where there are also lots of lovely photos of the trip just before Christmas when well over 2000 shoeboxes full of gifts were distributed to children in Albania. (On that […]

We need women who lead worship!

The Esther Collective is an opportunity for women aged 18-30+ to connect together and learn to live and lead with Christ-filled impact. We’re partnering with Girls Brigade Ministries to provide a 5 month learning community within WEBA in 2018. The Esther Collective, which has previously run in Birmingham, Huddersfield, and Sheffield, includes 5 Saturday gatherings […]

Home Mission Update: The Stowe

The Stowe has been supported by Home Mission since 2009 when one family moved into a brand new housing development in Swindon, ready to unconditionally bless those who moved in. Owen Green, minister at The Stowe, has sent us this report about how this young church is continuing to grow. Covenanting to the journey ‘God, […]

Corsham Cleans Up

This story of many hands expressing God’s love and making the impossible possible was sent to us by Corsham Baptist Church. We’ve changed the names involved. Mark’s friends at Corsham Baptist Church were aware that he’d been through a lot, much of it beyond his control. Difficult circumstances in his family and relationships had led […]

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 […]

Home Mission Update: Overview of 2017

Throughout the year we aim to share stories about what your giving to Home Mission is achieving around the West of England. Once a year, we’d like to give you a bigger picture. The list below covers each Home Mission grant awarded in WEBA for 2017. Please take this opportunity to pray for these very […]