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Welcome to the Bunyan Baptist Church Blog page!

We want to keep in touch with you while the church site is closed! You can find our YouTube channel by clicking on the tab at the top right, with Sunday Services, videos for Saturday Church and Twinklers Families, and a few other bits and pieces. We'll also be providing you other resources, activity packs and ideas here to help us all stay in touch, and to stay well. So please do keep checking in here and on our  Bunyan Baptist Church and Twinklers at Bunyan facebook pages to keep in the loop.

Please do comment on the below posts. If you'd like to add a new post, please email the content to Siobhan or get in touch via the Contact Page.

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Unity in Focus: Bible Study - Galatians 3

Posted by Bunyan Team on July 1, 2020 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Here's the link to this week's Bible study building on the of 'Unity' from last Sunday's service:

http://drive.google.com/file/d/1HJABA2Wt2GZeRQJ4vv5MS4o61YftB8qo/view?usp=sharing

Worship for Everyone: Stop and be filled

Posted by Bunyan Team on July 1, 2020 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

This weeks theme is KINDNESS. Take 5 minutes to listen to this week's devotional!

 


 

Butterfly Team Lister Hospital

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 29, 2020 at 12:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Lister hospital has a team of volunteers who help support dying patients and their families, they are called the butterfly team. Our Bunyan friend Margaret Gribbon is one of their trained volunteers. The group recently received the Queens Award for Voluntary Service-the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK.

 

Butterfly volunteers have spent more than 40 hours with dying patients during April and May, Covid presented extra pressures on the team due to some vo...

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Sunday Service - June 28th

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 28, 2020 at 4:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Join us for our Sunday service at 10.30 followed by our after church catch up on Zoom - hope you can join us!

youtube.com/watch?v=Epj8Baz6cYE


Services and other gatherings at Bunyan: July 2020

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 25, 2020 at 11:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Hello all serivce attenders! 

Following the change in government earlier this week, you will probably have heard the news that churches are able to hold services again from Saturday 4th July. Whilst Bunyan and the Baptist Union are keeping a close eye on the evolving situation, our view at the moment is that we’ll not be re-starting services on site just yet.

 

We’d obviously love to all get together again, but the social distancing requirements that...

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Worship for Everyone: Stop and be Filled

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 24, 2020 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Take 5 minutes to listen to this week's theme of RESILIENCE!

 

'5 Minutes Devotional on the theme of this week's #Familyat4 'RESILIENCE'. What does it mean to be resilient when it comes to the adventure of faith? Take a moment to 'Stop and Be Filled' again with God's perspective, power and purpose. John 5 with Nick Drake.'

Lockdown: A day in the life of Fraser

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 22, 2020 at 4:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Enjoy a day in the life of one of our youth and worship team, Fraser. Thank you to him for taking time out of his studies to produce this for us!

https://www.facebook.com/BunyanBaptistChurch/videos/1728167717360437/

Summer Lemmings Live 25th-31st July at 7pm

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 22, 2020 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (1)

Lemmings are excited to announce Summer Lemmings Live! There will be craft activities, crazy games, worship and much more, all from the comfort of your own home!.

 

Please go to the Lemmings website here for more details and to register.



Sunday Service - June 21st

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 20, 2020 at 5:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our service - do have some bread and juice/wine ready as we share communion together as part of the service.

youtube.com/channel/UCBstlcy26nN4XXj76N0miJw


Saturday Church

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 20, 2020 at 4:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Get your snacks and drinks ready and join the fun at Saturday Church in 10 minutes!

Click here to join in! 

Saturday Church

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 19, 2020 at 10:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Join us at Saturday Church tommorrow at 10am on our YouTube channel! Bring a blanket and a picnic and join in the fun!

Father's Day

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 18, 2020 at 8:55 AM Comments comments (0)

As Fathers' Day approaches let us pray of for all our fathers and father figures in our lives!

Taking the thinking further

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 17, 2020 at 4:30 AM Comments comments (1)

During our Sunday service we looked at Galatians 1. Here's a Bible study if you want to take your thinking during this week

 

http://drive.google.com/file/d/1F8cZ664ljV3l9YdIJ-I8VmJbVWJjUc59/view?usp=sharing

Worship for Everyone: Stop and be filled!

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Worship for Everyone: Stop and be filled 

 

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A 5 Minutes Devotional on the theme of this week's #Familyat4 'PATIENCE'. Patience isn't easy, isn't glamorous but it is very powerful and important in God's Kingdom. Take a moment to 'Stop and Be Filled' again with God's perspecti...

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Prayer for children and families

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 15, 2020 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Let's join in prayer today for all the children in our town. For those going back to school with all the anxiety and unfamiliarity that holds. For those continuing to home school, for those unable to access learning at home. Lord we lift to you all the children and families for whom this time is filled with highs and lows, bless those who are finding this difficult. Help families find opportunities to become more connected and surround them with your love we pray.

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Sunday Service

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 14, 2020 at 4:30 AM Comments comments (0)

 

Bunyan's Sunday Service goes live from 10:30, exploring Galatians 1 with a focus on grace. followed by our Zoom Catch-Up 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPbXccB3-IM

Worship for Everyone: Stop and be filled!

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 10, 2020 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

A 5 minute devotional as you crash on the sofa or watch with a cup of tea amidst the busyness of your day - exploring deeper the theme from #FamilyAt4 of LOVE. Becky draws from Jesus' words in Luke 6. 


Stevenage Day

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 10, 2020 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Like many public events Stevenage Day has had to be cancelled this year. It was due to be on Sunday 14 June. Instead the Stevenage Day Team are encouraging residents and exhibitors to mark the day by sharing stories, images and videos from previous Stevenage Day events, and any ideas people have to mark the day in a virtual way this year. They will post any messages/short clips produced by you or local community organisations. Please email the Stevenage Day Team on stevenageday@stevenage.gov...

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Post-lockdown life and church

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 9, 2020 at 11:15 AM Comments comments (0)

During the Sunday Service just gone, we spent some time thinking about the shape of life and church post-lockdown, wondering if the Early Church could give us some pointers on how to be...

there are few more thoughts and questions here, if you fancy it a bit more thinking space: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GBskN8mCwBf4OK_I6i4vfeTN-styOPB6/view

Life After Lockdown...

Posted by Bunyan Team on June 8, 2020 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

What have you missed about Bunyan during lockdown?

What have we learnt or started in lockdown that we should carry on?

We’d love to know your views so that when we can gather again, our “new normal” will catch all the growth opportunities of this crazy time! 

Please take a moment to think and pray, then have a look throught this short questionniare: 

https://forms.gle/4ZPxPfCt3aDvHAhk9 ;

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