At Christ Church Chilwell we believe we are God’s representatives in our community and in our world. We support a number of mission partners and local and national organisations and projects through prayer and financial giving. For more information about mission prayer meetings please contact Mary Stanley, Chair of the Mission Committee.
Christ Church supports Mark and Emma and their two children living in London and working with Operation Mobilisation. OM Turning Point’s aim is to mobilise and equip the church for Church Planting among Middle Eastern people living in London and the World via Global challenge teams, Global action teams and long term missionaries. For more information see www.uk.om.org.
Wycliffe Bible Translators
The vision of Wycliffe Bible Translators is that all peoples would discover the Bible for themselves in a language they fully understand. There are an estimated 180 million people without access to any Scripture in their heart language. 1.5 billion people are without the full Bible in their first language. For more information see www.wycliffe.org.uk.
Other Organisations & Projects
Acacia Partnership Trust
APT works to bring the transforming hope of the gospel to some of the neediest communities in Burkina Faso. Working with local church partners we seek to bring the gospel to unreached peoples; bring God’s love in practical ways through poverty relief, clean water, health, education, and community development; and train, mobilise, resource, and equip the local church for mission. For more information please visit www.aptburkina.org.uk or contact Paul Kirkwood ([email protected]).
The Canaan Trust, an independent Christian Charity provides safe secure and healthy supported accommodation for homeless males aged 16-54. Based in Long Eaton, Nottingham the Trust serves the needs of homeless men from all parts of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. For more information see www.canaan-trust.co.uk or contact Dianna Ross ([email protected]).
Hope Nottingham is a Christian charity, working with local churches and community groups to serve those in need in neighbourhoods all around Nottingham. Hope House in Beeston is a one-stop community support centre, working in partnership with many local agencies, to provide a place of trust and transformation for local people. Director of Hope Nottingham, Nigel Adams, regularly worships and preaches at Christ Church. For more information visit www.hopenottingham.org.uk or contact Nigel at [email protected].
Mike n Bob’s Assemblies
With 35 schools on the books, Mike Abel & Bob Epton (‘Mike n Bob’) are kept busy taking school assemblies in three counties. They bring Bible based stories & parables to 7000 Primary school children in a fun and relevant way using cartoons and silly voices. Their aim is to contribute to the social and spiritual needs of the school and they emphasise the love of God for each child. For more information or a prayer letter please contact Mike at [email protected]
Nepal Leprosy Trust
The aim of the Nepal Leprosy Trust (NLT) is to work with people affected by leprosy, as well as other disabled and marginalised people in Nepal, by offering holistic support without discrimination. They seek to serve and empower such people with love, just as Christ does for us. Learn more at www.nlt.org.uk or contact Liz Jordan (trustee) and Dave Wooldridge at [email protected]
A Rocha UK
A Rocha UK is a Christian charity that aims to equip Christians to protect and restore the environment – for God, nature and all people. It is part of the worldwide family of A Rocha organisations committed to nature conservation as an expression of Christian mission. For more information see arocha.org.uk or contact Esther Pawley at [email protected].