Entries by Geoff

Coronavirus…. a note from the Treasurer

I hope you are all keeping safe and well. Tabernacle’s building is closed at present but the Church is still very much open. We need to keep praying, worshipping and, if possible, supporting the work financially because the Bible tells us to give back to God a portion of what he has given to us. […]

THE LOVE OF JESUS GIVES US HOPE IN THE DARKNESS

AN EASTER MESSAGE FROM THE BAPTIST UNION OF WALES GENERAL SECRETARY THE REVD JUDITH MORRIS “Christ has risen! He has risen indeed!” Whilst the Easter message is the same every year, our context this year means that our celebrations will be somewhat different as the COVID-19 casts its shadow over us. When Mary Magdalene went […]

WHEN THE DISCIPLES SELF-ISOLATED

AN EASTER MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE GWENT BAPTIST ASSOCIATION, THE REVD. DR SUZANNE ROBERTS. Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Normally, so much happens in Holy Week, perhaps beginning on Palm Sunday with the children’s’ excitement as they follow a real donkey along the road. Whether or not there are other meetings during […]

CITIZENS ADVICE

Tabernacle has hosted Citizens Advice sessions for a number of years with the face-to-face sessions coinciding with our fortnightly Coffee Mornings. In line with many other organisations responding to the Coronavirus crisis, Citizens Advice in Gwent has closed all of its face-to- face services and its staff have switched to home working. A new phone […]

STILL AT HIS AND YOUR SERVICE

The leadership of Tabernacle is deeply saddened to announce that there will be no Sunday services and weekday activities in our church or activities in our adjoining Newbridge Vision Centre until further notice. This follows advice from the British and Welsh governments and the Baptist Union of Wales. However, as a scattered church, we are […]

VIPs at Summer Holiday Bible Club

The Mayor of Caerphilly County Borough, Councillor Julian Simmonds and South Wales East Assembly Member Delyth Jewell made separate visits to Tabernacle’s annual four-day Summer Holiday Bible Club at the end of July. Nearly 120 children and young people from the local community, aged from 5-15, attended. Similar Bible clubs were held at Blaenau Gwent […]

Talk Health in Caerphilly County

A meeting will be held at Newbridge Memo on Thursday, 22 August (17:30pm to 19:30pm) to discuss health services in Caerphilly County Borough and hear how they will be developed/changed in the coming years. Please register if you wish to attend by contacting Adele Skinner on 01633 435908 or by email on Adele.skinner@wales.nhs.uk