At Hadleigh Baptist Church we support various charities and individuals locally, nationally and internationally in giving away a minimum of 10% of our annual income. These are the main projects and people that we are currently supporting:
GTSSS India was founded by Bishop Jacob Marineni a native Indian. At the age of eight, Jesus raised him from the point of death and saved him. Currently he lives and ministers in India in full time mission work. GTSSS is “holding the Gospel in one hand and bread in the other hand.”
GTSSS is engaged in many activities including planting Churches, operating Bible Colleges, educating and housing orphans and handicapped children, providing a home for the aged and the poorest, providing medical care for lepers, conducting free medical clinics, drilling water wells, offering vocational training and performing other humanitarian services as the Lord opens doors.
After beginning Mission Life and Hope Restored in Belo Horizonte they are now establishing Proclamation Church in Carire in Ceara State in the northeast of Brazil. The Church meets in a marquee and is growing rapidly. A much needed minibus has recently been purchased to assist them in their ministry.
Bex Baillie is a member of our Church who is currently at Bristol Baptist College.
FIND is a Christian-based registered charity that was founded in 1990 to provide emergency assistance to families or individuals affected by poverty or dispossession. FIND befriends without judging and gives support to those in need.
As Christians, Town Pastors help and show concern to anyone who needs assistance when they are out in the evening. They are independent from the police but are supported by the Night Safe Partnership and contribute to the safety of everyone who is out in town seeking to be a positive influence.￼￼
Its main aim is simply to serve people, regardless of their faith or background, showing concern and offering practical help in a non-judgemental and unconditional way.
TK is an Ipswich based charity whose mission is to reach out with love, compassion and practical support to women struggling with addictions. They have established a support group in Ipswich called “Women Together” that offers support and hope for women whose lives have been affected by addiction.
Grace Baptist Mission is a church-based mission, helping Grace Baptist churches to support and care for their missionaries worldwide.
The Fellowship of Independent Churches (FIEC) works for the benefit of local churches in five specific areas: National issues, vision and representation; Pastoral care of churches and those who serve them; Practical support and advice; Training for different types of Christian service and Mission strategy in the UK and further afield.
Rosa Simon Music Fund Rosa Simon was a three and a half year-old girl from Hadleigh, Suffolk who died in a tragic accident as she scootered on the pavement outside her house during the summer of 2014. In response to her death and to continue her love of music and dancing, her family set up the Rosa Simon Music Fund. It aims to give local children and young people more musical opportunities.