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Home Mission Stories


Communities around our nation are being transformed by Home Mission through grants to churches and regions which facilitate church planting, the resourcing of local churches and enable churches to develop new and creative mission projects. Through Home Mission, hundreds of lives have been affected and many have found faith in Jesus.

Click below to read stories of how Home Mission funds are being used around the country. 
 
CotswoldCluster
Cotswolds Networks
Three situations in the Cotswold Cluster of churches where partnership has made a huge difference. More ...
Chiddingfold
The future is bright
Ian O'Herlihy, minister of Chiddingfold Baptist Church, shares the story of this Home Mission supported church More ...
Talent
A Fine Show of Talent
A fundraising evening of food, music and comedy by Lee Mount Baptist Church near Halifax More ...
Crucible
Building Community on a new housing estate
Home Mission enables the Baptist network to provide resources where God is doing something new, and makes a big difference More ...
NigelManges
Supporting and Encouraging Churches without a Pastor
Nigel Manges joins the South West Baptist Association team as a new Regional Minister, part-funded by Home Mission More ...
PulboroughBrooksBC
Building God's kingdom in rural West Sussex
Pulborough Brooks Baptist Church celebrates its second anniversary More ...
BSL
Reaching people though British Sign Language
Betty and Jonathan Bosman starting services in Cardiff in British Sign Language More ...
Waterlooville
Responding to the needs of a new Housing Development
The Revd John Thompson, appointed by Waterlooville Baptist Church, helps the church to respond to the new 3000 home Berewood development More ...
Hattersley
Hattersley Baptist Church sharing God's hope with the community
Practical demonstrations of the good news of Jesus shared with the local community More ...
AllanFinnegan
Emmanuel Baptist Church, Liverpool
The Revd Allan Finnegan, minister shares the story of Home Mission funded Emmanuel Baptist Church More ...
Ellesmere
Community Ministry in Ellesmere Port
Rose Uitterdijk is the new Community Minister in Ellesmere Port, supported and enabled through Baptist Home Mission More ...
TamesideRadio
Radio Tameside: Love your neighbour
Baptist Ministers Jonny Hirst and Samson Ake broadcast a Christian music show called ‘Love your neighbour’ More ...
DurhamHolidayCLub
From 12 to 50
Growth in a holiday club in Durham More ...
DanielOtienoNdale
Encouraging men in their Faith
The Revd Daniel Otieno-Ndale organised a men's event in the local pub More ...
GreenLaneBC
Home Mission Funding no longer needed
The story of Green Lane Baptist Church thanking God for this encouragement More ...
Foodbank
2013 - The Year of the Foodbank
Mike Lowe shares the story of Boulton Lane Baptist Church's involvement in the foodbank in Derby More ...
EBA
Partners in Mission - Haddenham Baptist Church
Jim Mullen shares some of the exciting things going on at Haddenham Baptist Church More ...
EBA
Progress of Hadleigh Baptist Church with the support of Home Mission
The Revd Paul Stow shares the story of Hadleigh Baptist Church More ...
57West
57 West: a church plant among young adults in Southend
Reaching the needs of the large population of young adults in central Southend More ...
CarletonRode
Home Mission brings transformation to Carleton Rode Baptist Church
The Revd Mark Taylor shares the story of how Home Mission helped transform this small church More ...
GreatAshby
Great Ashby Community Chaplaincy
Sue Hardwidge shares the story of how she came to take on the role of Community Chaplain in Great Ashby More ...
Luton
London Luton’s Sky Chaplain bows out with fly-past
After 18 years of dedicated service Reverend Michael Banfield has retired as senior Chaplain of London Luton Airport More ...
Building
Building relationships
Blenheim Baptist Church in Leeds has developed a ministry to those at the university next door, and have recently started a cafe to offer a quiet space for students and staff More ...
CotswoldFoodbank
North Cotswold Food Bank
A Mission Project Grant from Home Mission to enabled Naunton Baptist Church in Gloucestershire to set up the North Cotswold Foodbank More ...
Stowe
Church Plant Moves From Home to School
In January 2012, a Mission Project Grant from Home Mission enabled the Stowe Church Plant to move its Sunday morning gathering from the minister’s home to the local Community Primary School. More ...
Kahaila
Coffee, Chat and Christ in the Heart of London
A grant from Home Mission enabled Baptist Minister Paul Unsworth to embark on an imaginative and creative church planting initiative through a commercial coffee shop More ...
 
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