Resources

On this page you will find resources which have been made available for churches to share in follow-up to our Assembly.  Please click on the highlighted titles below.

There are also a number of articles on the Baptist Times website which report on the various sessions at the Assembly.

A selection of photos is also available from our Flickr album.
 


Baptist Union of Great Britain AGM

 

AnnualReport BUGB Annual Report 2017
The Baptist Union’s strategy is ‘Growing healthy churches in relationship for God’s mission’.  Our annual report, which provides an opportunity to review what has happened in the past year and look ahead to our plans for the future takes the theme of 'Beacons of Prayer'.
 
CIOCOnsultation CIO Consultation
All BUGB members were invited to participate in a consultation about the draft Constitution for the new BUGB Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO).  As a result of the consultation, some revisions were made to the draft BUGB CIO Constitution and this revised Constitution was approved by the Trustees (February 2018), Council (March 2018) and at Assembly (May 2018).
 
FamilySolution Family Solution
Following negotiations between the Baptist Pension Scheme Trustee and the Baptist Pension Scheme Employers' Group on behalf of Baptist Union of Great Britain, a Family Solultion to the deficit in the Defined Benefit section of the Baptist Pension scheme was agreed in April 2018.
 

BMS World Mission Update

 

BMSFinances Finance Presentation
PowerPoint report given by BMS World Mission Treasurer, Robert Ashurst, on the latest BMS financial position.
BMSStrategy Strategy Presentation
PowerPoint update including second-year progress towards targets defined in 'The Highest Goal'.
LifesFirstCry Life's first cry DVD
The BMS World Mission appeal video for 2018 was shown at the Assembly; ideas for promoting and using the video in your church in the most effective way are also available.
 


Seminars

 
  DivineWindows Divine Windows
BUGB President Dave Gregory inspired us to look at creation through the Divine Window of science and discover how God might be encountered.
  MCDS Messy Church does Science
President Dave Gregory has been involved in producing new resources to help Messy Church leaders use science to explore aspects of the Christian faith, and demonstrate that faith and science are complementary.
 
  MissionToughPlaces Mission in Tough Places
PowerPoint about some of the extreme challengees and surprising opportunities of missin in one of the poorest, most fragile and least evangelised countries in the world.
  CYF Toolkit for Children, Young People and Families
Joining the dots between church, home and school - some questions to help you start and keep you growing.
     
 

 

Other resources

 
SongList Worship Songs
List of songs used during each session at our Assembly.
iSingPOP Children's Leaders
Our Children's Programme was led by a team from iSingPOP - a primary school music project that brings together school, church and community.  They give children in school the opportunity to record their very own album and perform a live concert in the local church.
2727430565722548e5fbak Commissioning
A short video celebrating those recently transferred as fully accredited ministers, pastors, preachers and mission personnel. Available on YouTube and to download.