Weba News & Updates

News, updates & stories from our community

Encouraging Good Health and Wellbeing in our Communities

Since the WEBA Ministers conference earlier this year, and the subsequent Renew training afternoon at Hanham BC, a number of WEBA churches have been finding out more and exploring how such a shared space might have a valuable impact in their community. ‘Renew spaces are simple café style spaces run by local churches where hobbies […]

Home Mission Update: 6 Months of Faithful Giving

Having recently become involved in some of the Home Mission work here at WEBA, I’m delighted to share with you a little information about how giving is going so far this year. By the end of June, we had received £109,020.28 this is around £10,000 less than at the same point last year, so although […]

Home Mission Update: Ambassadors are go!

Are you looking for visiting speakers for your church? Would you like more focus on mission in your services? Do you remember when your church had a ‘Home Mission Sunday’ every year? WEBA now has a growing team of Home Mission Ambassadors, equipped to visit your church and speak, preach, or even lead a whole […]

A Special Link for WEBA

It was great to have Peter and Louise Lynch with us for the WEBA Ministers’ Conference this year. Peter, who was minister of Worle Baptist Church in North Somerset, began talking to BMS World Mission about following a call to serve overseas when he was at the conference a couple of years ago. As Peter […]

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 […]

Data Protection and our churches

Many of you will be aware that new Data Protection Regulations, GDPR, are coming into force in May 2018. This will have profound implications for the way many charities work, especially those who have large mailing lists for fundraising purposes. Churches will need to work out what they need to change as a result of […]