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Baptist Inter Faith Working Group  

Are there faith communities other than Christian that meet in the neighbourhood of your church? If so, what kind of relationship, if any, do you have with them? Do you have friends and colleagues of other faiths? Come and share your stories, joys and challenges with us and we'll see if we can be of help.


Churches Training

We are a Social Enterprise, providing Churches and Charities with Cost Price Health and Safety and First Aid training.”


The Blackley Centre 

Conflict and disagreement can be challenging and upsetting. Through retreat, training days, meditations and hospitality The Blackley Centre offers a welcoming and safe space to transform conflict and make peace. Also, through encounter, we enable Christians to grow in understanding and friendship with people of other faiths. Come and meet us to find out more.



Children, Youth People and Families

We are excited by the opportunities the new Assembly format provides in helping churches engage with CYF mission and ministry and we will be available in numerous ways during the Network Day.  We will be holding a CYF surgery at our stand in the Network Zone between 10.00 -5pm. During this we will be offering specialist advice in these areas:

10.00 - 10.30    Intergenerational worship 
10.30 - 11.00    Getting rid of the God slot 
12.00 - 12.30    Messy Church 
12.30 - 13.00    Schools 
13.00 - 13.30    Mentoring 
13.30 - 14.00    Godly Play 
14.00 - 14.30    Resources and training options 
14.30 - 15.00    Employing CYF workers 
15.00 - 15.30    Toddler groups
15.30 - 17.00    The CYF Round Table and how we can help 


Baptist Insurance

This year Baptist Insurance are delighted to be with the Baptist Union at Baptist Assembly 2019 in Telford. We hope during your busy programme you will have time to come and say hello and collect your FREE, reusable shopping bag. Members of our team will be on hand during the day to answer any questions you might have about your church insurance, how to keep your church buildings safe, how best to manage church related risks. Don’t forget that we also offer home insurance and our team will be happy to let you know about the benefits of protecting your personal possessions with us.