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St David’s Day magazine

It’s our pleasure to share with you a new mission resource produced especially for St David’s Day. The Baptist Union of Wales have worked with Hope Together to publish a mini-magazine which churches can use in their communities on St

Glyn Nest Baptist Care Home – Special Sunday

Glyn Nest Baptist Care Home Service Some of our churches will not be aware of the wonderful work that takes place at the Glyn Nest Baptist Care Home in Newcastle Emlyn, Cardigan. Glyn Nest provides a high level of care

Stipend and Expenses 2019

Stipend and Expenses 2019 Standard Stipend – £23,127 Expenses – £ 2,347 Housing Allowance – £ 3,847 Consolidated Budget for  2019 is  £16 per member Trusteeship Where the Welsh Baptist Union Corporation is a trustee of the chapel please send

Update from Christian Aid on the DEC appeal for Indonesia

Thanks for your help in raising the profile of the DEC Indonesia Tsunami Appeal. Today we announced £380,000 has been raised in Wales, which is great news. Please could I ask you to keep sharing the DEC Appeal on social

The Need is great: Indonesian Earthquake and Tsunami

The need is great. Following the earthquake and tsunami, the people of #Indonesia are suffering. Can you help? We have an emergency appeal. Your generosity will make such a difference. As we pray for the people of #Indonesia, let

Announcing the new Action Wales Team 2018-2019

Presenting the new Action Wales team who will be serving churches in the Arfon Association in 2018-19. The purpose of the gap year is to encourage young Christians to test and develop their gifts in ministry and help with the

Welsh Wing Annual Conference at Nant Gwrtheyrn 2018

10-13 JUNE 2018, NANTGWRTHEYRN This year the BUW Welsh language annual meetings were held under the auspices of the Arfon Association. The event started with a lively family service at Tyddshon under the care of Caersalem, Caernarfon and a powerful

‘The Ongoing Story’ – Momentum 2018

“The Ongoing Story” was the theme of the annual conference held at the Halliwell Centre, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Carmarthen, over two days in June. Friday, June 22ndcommenced with the BUW Business Meeting at the Teifi room whilst

BUW Celebrates 150 years at the National Assembly

On Tuesday, 24th April, over 60 union representatives came together for a reception at the Pierhead, one of the Senedd buildings in Cardiff, as part of the 150 anniversary celebrations of the Welsh Baptist Union. We were very grateful to

GDPR Guidance Pack for BUW Churches

On 25thMay 2018 the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force across Europe. The new legislation upholds and enforces the individual’s rights concerning their personal information. All organisations, including churches are legally obligated to comply. This change in

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