Due to the UK Government announcement of the latest lockdown and for the care of our church family, the Leadership Team has taken the decision to close our buildings for the duration of the lockdown. The Baptist Union has also just released their advice which can be found here. We will continue to provide online services for each Sunday and have Zoom meetings for bible study and fellowship. Please do stay in touch with us through telephone, WhatsApp, etc. and join the meetings when you [Read more...]
Due to the cold weather and the Covid-19 requirements to keep the chapel ventilated, the church leadership have taken the decision to cancel Sunday morning's gathered worship and replace it with a recorded online service. We do apologise for any disappointment, and hope we can reopen as soon as the weather warms up. More to follow next week.
We are preparing fo re-opening the chapel for corporate worship next Sunday at 10:30am following the latest guidance from the UK Government and the Baptist Union of Great Britain. Due to the requirement of social distancing, seating is limited, but varies according to the size and number of households attending the service. It would be helpful to know, ahead of time, how many intend to come along to our services, and so we have introduced a prebooking system that will allow us to allocate [Read more...]
We usually have an Annual General Meeting each year around the time of May where we receive reports of the various ministries of the church, adopt the latest accounts, elect leaders and officers, and hear of the vision for the year. Unfortunately, due to the Coronavirus lockdown, we are unable to meet together in person. The leadership considered using video conferencing facilities, but this would not include our valuable members who are not technically savvy. The leadership therefore [Read more...]