Category Archives: Baptist churches

22 Sep
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New Convenor for Baptist Union of Scotland

The Council of the Baptist Union of Scotland is delighted to announce the appointment of the 3rd Convenor of the Baptist Union of Scotland, Rev Frances Bloomfield. Frances will be commissioned to the post at our annual Assembly on Friday ...

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04 Feb
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Churches call for more funding to help people in and around Syria

Four major UK Churches have called on governments to provide substantial new funding to alleviate the suffering of the people of Syria including refugees in the neighbouring countries of Lebanon, Turkey and Jordan. The call from the Baptist Union of ...

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23 Dec
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Baptist Union of Scotland: Invitation to a journey

It was some ‘Invitation to a journey.’ “The Lord is with you … Do not be afraid, Mary.” So began the journey that would change her life and the world, writes Rev Alan Donaldson, General Director of the Baptist Union ...

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07 Oct
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October 2015 edition of the Baptist Union of Scotland’s ‘Connect’ magazine

“Martin Hodson in his editorial introduces himself as our new Ministry Development Coordinator. He replaces John Greenshield, who retires after 40 years of ministry. “It’s a big month for us as our Assembly takes place at the end of October. ...

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Rev Ruth Gee
05 Sep
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Lament for Aylan

Aylan Kurdi, aged 3, from Kobani was washed up on a Turkish beach near Bodrum in September 2015.  He was just one of thousands fleeing for safety from Syria and other parts of the world. The local fisherman who discovered ...

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23 May
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‘Mutual cooperation, not mutual destruction’ say Churches

An unprecedented 107 nations have signed a pledge to “stigmatise, prohibit and eliminate nuclear weapons in light of their unacceptable humanitarian consequences and associated risks” at the Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear ...

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Rev Martin Hodson
13 Apr
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Scottish Baptists appoint new ministry development co-ordinator

The Baptist Union of Scotland has appointed the Rev Martin Hodson as its new Ministry Development Co-ordinator, with effect from late summer 2015. Martin is currently Senior Minister at St Peter’s Baptist Church, Worcester, where he has been in post ...

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24 Mar
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Connect magazine for March 2015

Published by the Baptist Union of Scotland.

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