Alastair McKay, director of Bridge Builders, writes: 'I would be grateful if you could forward information about the Bridge Builders Assistant position to people in the Anabaptist Network. Attached [below] is a short advert, and there are details available on our website: http://www.bbministries.org.uk. I am hoping this would be of interest to someone graduating from college or still looking for a position post-graduation, who is interested in practical peacemaking and Christian ministry. Applications close on Monday 25 June 2012.'
From time to time there has been interest in setting up an Anabaptist regional group in South Wales, but nothing has so far come of this.
Now, however, a group of six people in the Caerphilly area are planning to start meeting together.
If you are interested in joining them or knowing more, please contact Steve Kings: 76, High Street, Abertridwr, Caerphilly CF83 4FD 029) 2083 1099; 07970 501165; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those interested in keeping up to date with news of Anabaptist developments, activities and gatherings in Scotland, there is a new blog with this information. It's called 'Exploring Anabaptism'. See http://anabaptismscotland.blogspot.co.uk.
A significant national conference on urban mission amongst the poor is taking place in Birmingham on Fri 8th June featuring Ash Barker (Urban Neighbours of Hope, Thailand) and Joel Edwards (Micah International.
Details under 'Upcoming Events on the right of the website'. Click Peace, Justice, Community and the Kingdom of God.
Servants (UK) are looking for a new part-time coordinator. More information can be found in the job description (link to pdf below). Our links with Servants have been growing and our conversations have revealed many shared values and commitments. We hope to strengthen our links over the coming years.