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SCBA Ministers' & Leaders' ConferenceCheltenham
Monday 7th - Wednesday 9th February 2022

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Cheltenham

The team and trustees are really excited about returning to our Ministers' and Leaders' Conference in person next year.

We hope that you will be able to join us to enjoy spending some time together, being refreshed in God's presence and receiving from Him, and relaxing in the comfortable facilities of a lovely hotel and spa.

As with previous years we anticipate that we will be offering additional sessions on the Monday for those in Chaplaincy and Sector Ministry, our Newly Accredited Ministers, and Children's Youth and Families Workers/Ministers

For more information, please click here.


SCBA Golf Day golf

Thursday 16th June 2022

Salisbury & South Wiltshire Golf Club

The plan is for arrival from 10.30am with a bacon roll and coffee served on arrival.  The tee is booked for 12noon.

We will play in groups of four (two pairs) as in earlier years.

After 18 holes of golf there will be an informal two-course dinner and prize giving.

More information, including cost, will be confirmed nearer the date.
 

Other Events

Worship Teams ConferenceTestwood BC Worship Teams Conf

Saturday 22nd January 2022, 9.30am-5pm

Testwood Baptist Church, Southampton

A day of worship, training, fellowship and networking at Testwood Baptist Church's inaugrual 'Worship Team's Conference'. With an invite to church leaders, worship leaders and teams within Southern Counties Baptist Association.

Session include:
  • Worship Theology (who is it for, why do we lead it)
  • Spotlight on vocals
  • leading effective rehearsals
  • Live streaming / sound & production
  • Writing for your church
Tickets cost £5 (including lunch).

To book, please click here.

 

A Day for Baptist ChaplainsA Day for Baptist Chaplains

Monday 24th January 2022

Online

BUGB are delighted to have the chance to connect together as many as possible of the 200 Baptist chaplains. A recent survey among accredited ministers in chaplaincy highlighted a desire for a national day, so here it is - albeit in an online format on this occasion. There are three sessions - morning, afternoon and evening - each lasting one hour and three quarters. We hope you will be both keen and able to come to all of them, but realise that work commitments and rotas might make this difficult, so you can register for each session separately.

In the morning, 10:00 to 11:45 - there will be an opportunity to listen to the stories of chaplains from different sectors and regions and a chance to meet, talk with and encourage a small group of fellow chaplains.

In the afternoon, 14:00 to 15:45 - the focus will be on an interactive webinar with the title 'Witnessing to Christ as chaplains".

In the evening, 19:00 to 20:45 - Rosa Hunt, Baptist minister and co-principal of Cardiff Baptist College, will be speaking about 'Desire and Disorientation'. Singer-songwriter Gareth David-Jones will be providing some music and talking about his songwriting.

Throughout the day, BU President Geoff Colmer will be on hand to lead some reflections as he continues to encourage all of Baptists Together to be 'attentive to the rhythms of grace.

The event is free.

For more information and to book, please click here.