Volunteer stories

News from the Tregaron Action Group

News from the Tregaron Action Group

Martha Morgan, Secretary of the Tregaron Action Group in Wales, recently told us about her group that have donated nearly £1,000 (on average) every year for many years.

Birthday celebrations!

Birthday celebrations!

Many congratulations to Daphne Clarke from Yorkshire on her 86th birthday.

We support Bible Society, so that more people around the world can learn about God’s love by reading his word

We support Bible Society, so that more people around the world can learn about God’s love by reading his word

Helen and Michael Patten are very committed to Bible Society and are the Chair and Treasurer respectively of the Rye and District Action Group. They are keen to share what they achieve as an encouragement to other groups.

Bala Action Group Visit

Bala Action Group Visit

Each year the Bala Action Group, who have minutes going back to 1835, go on a pilgrimage together.

Festivals

Festivals

We’ve had a lovely time talking with everyone about how to dig deeper into the Bible whilst offering it to someone else through joining Bible a Month.

Ponteland Action Group

Ponteland Action Group

Rosie Creighton and the Ponteland Action Group have been celebrating another successful year with a gift of £1,250 following lunches they hosted in March and October.

Vision Refresh overview and September dates

Vision Refresh overview and September dates

What a tour we had around the country where we encountered rain, sleet and snow leading to a cancellation, but all absolutely worth it to meet with some of our volunteers!

Brighouse and Rastrick Action Group

Brighouse and Rastrick Action Group

How we raised £1,540.00. We have been running a sponsored Walk for Bible Society for 29 years now and that event has raised a total of £38,803 over the years.

Bible Society exhibition on the Isle of Man

Bible Society exhibition on the Isle of Man

A report from the Bible Society Isle of Man Northern Action Group.

Bible Society coffee morning and computer clinic

Bible Society coffee morning and computer clinic

Hexham’s Bible Society Action Group decided to try something different at their annual coffee morning in November.

Involving Bible Society in annual church events

Involving Bible Society in annual church events

This summer I offered to help a friend run children’s games at the church fete in our village. I felt inspired to take along copies of The Super Cool Story of Jesus to give away as prizes.

Evening with Wee Seng

Evening with Wee Seng

On Thursday 28 September, I was pleased to have the opportunity to meet Wee Seng Kua, the leader of our work in China. It was an informal gathering with drinks and very nice canapés served on arrival.

Singing the Bible to life

Singing the Bible to life

Over three months (March – May 2017), many people gathered in Southport for Sing Good News, a musical based on the 1979 Bible Society contest that sought Christian songwriters to present a retelling of The Good News Translation.

Bringing the Bible to life

Bible Society, Stonehill Green, Westlea, Swindon, SN5 7DG. Registered charity 232759