Day Conferences

The SWBA organises regular Day Conferences for those in our Association.

Mental Health & Young People Day

Date: Saturday 30th March 2019     Time: 10am-3pm       Cost: £15 inc. delegate pack, drinks, cakes & snacks

Venue: South St Baptist Church, Exeter, EX1 1JA


Matt Merriam – SWYM Trainer & Area Co-ordinator

Dawn Holmes – Freed from Shame

Who is it for? This day is open to all those in churches and other organisations who want to make their communities safe and supportive places for children and young people with mental health challenges and to support those who care for them.

More details here.

Book here.

Local Church Leaders Day

Date: Saturday 16th March 2019       Time: 10am-4pm          Cost: £5 inc. lunch

Venue: SWBA Offices, Exeter, EX2 5DL

Speaker: Chris Fry, Nigel Manges & Carl Smethurst (SWBA Team)

Who is it for? Anyone who is a Deacon or Elder or who is considering leadership in a Baptist Church.

More info and booking here.

Chaplaincy for Everyone

Date: Saturday 29th Sept 2018     Time: 10am-3pm       Cost: £5 inc. lunch

Venue: South St Baptist Church, Exeter, EX1 1JA


Adrian Prior-Sankey MBE & Michael Campbell – Town Centre Chaplaincy

Nigel Manges & Simon Atkinson – Sports Chaplaincy

Jez Brown & Steven Reed – Healthcare Chaplaincy

Simon Taylor & David Evans – Education Chaplaincy

Who is it for? This day is for anyone who is either already a Chaplain or is interested in finding out more about the incredible opportunities there are to share your faith through chaplaincies with those who are not yet Christians . It’s not just for Ministers! Christians who are not ordained, of all ages and backgrounds are serving in a huge variety chaplaincy roles… could you? Come along and find out from experienced sports, education, healthcare and town centre Chaplains…

More details here.

If you have any ideas for Day Conferences that you think would be helpful for our family churches, please Contact Us.