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Baptist Voice July 2018

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon July 3, 2018

There’s a lot to concern thoughtful Baptists this month. BMS partner and lawyer has been refused a visa to visit her colleagues at Head Office in Didcot and her British Father-in-Law. Baptists play a major role in the Joint Public Issues Team and they say the Government’s flagship policy of Universal credit is failing and it’s the poorest recipients who are suffering most.
There’s much else to grab your attention this month as well as all our usual features, music, college news and news from Tear Fund as well as Christian Aid and an invitation to join the association of Christian Writers.
And … have your ever worried about what has happened to the old Baptist Church House in Southampton Row in London … we can report that it’s now a posh boutique hotel, retaining many original features and open for business.

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Baptist Voice June 18 Edition

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon June 9, 2018


Baptist Voice is the talking newspaper for Baptists with sight loss.
All the usual features, of course, in this midsummer edition, plus news that a UK survey has revealed that one third of the country’s population don’t know what role the church plays in society, but the Joint Public Issues team have been in part responsible for the demise of the fixed odds betting machines that have proved so addictive to problem gamblers.
If you know of someone who is registered blind and would like this edition on CD, Cassette or memory stick – email Baptistvoice13@gmail.com

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Baptist Voice for May 2018

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon May 2, 2018


We’ve news of the Baptist Union President Elect for 2019-2020. It’s Rev Ken Benjamin of Chichester Baptist Church – we’ve a potted Biography for you.
There’s news of a new chaplaincy created by Baptist Minister Rev Carolyn Skinner. The post is designed to support Disk Jockeys and night club workers – this follows the shocking news of a DJ who has died at the tragic age of 28.
All the usual features are there as well as a special item marking Whit Sunday which we will all be celebrating this month.

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Baptist Voice April 2018

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon April 3, 2018

The talking newspaper for Baptists with sight loss brings you this month news of the BU Cauncil that met in March and looks forward to the BU assembly in Peterborough in May.
We’ve news of an innovative scheme to distribute a Christian Newspaper – and it all started by accident.
Lots of activity on the music front in the next few weeks and we’ll be doing our best to keep you up to date.

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Baptist Voice March 2018

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon March 2, 2018


This March edtion includes all the usual features and an act of worship for Easter. This special recording includes items from some of our favourite UK Gospel artists, who have kindly waived their copyright for this presentation. Listen out for Stuart Townend, Graham Kendrick and Dave Bilbrough.

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Baptist Voice February 2018

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon January 31, 2018


Baptist Voice
The talking Newspaper for those with a visual impairment.
Contact: Baptistvoice13@gmail.com – Tel: Intl + 44 (0)161 613 5426
Send us your story – next month we want to her about Easter music events.

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Baptist Voice December 2017

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon December 5, 2017


Listen to the Christmas Edition of Baptist Voice. A full round up of news plus, this month, a complete 30 minute Carol Service with children reading the story, Stephen our chaplain commenting and leading the prayers and, of course most, if not all your favourite carols.
God bless, and we wish you a happy and peaceful Christmas wherever you are.

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Baptist Voice November 2017

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon November 8, 2017

Baptist VoiceModerated by the North Western Baptist Association.
The Baptist Times reports the call for Religious freedom to be made a political priority.
Our youth corresdondent asks when is it too early to start celebrating Christmas?
We report on Christian Aid’s response to the leaking of the ‘Paradise Papers.
BMS World Mission report on news that with our support a mission in India is fighting witchcraft. One man saved is now running a church single handed.
To contact Baptist Voice email info@baptistvoice13@gmail.com

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Baptist Voice October 2017

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon October 4, 2017

This month we celebrate the novel ways churches celebrate Baptisms with news of an open air baptism on the village green and a baptism in a barrel.
Lot’s of exciting news from all our churches this autumn – seminars and conferences as well as music and comment.
80 minutes to lift and inspire you.

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Baptist Voice September 2017

Posted by Ralph Birtwistleon August 31, 2017


News from and for the Baptist family in the UK with special reference to those with a visual handicap.
This month – a special note about securing the future for Baptist Voice – we’re under new management.
Stories from the regions and BMS Worldwide plus music plus much more.

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