All articles by Tim Howlett
Tim works for United Beach Missions.
Does this photo make you miss summer, or at least the warmer weather? Perhaps this report will at least warm your hearts! ‘It’s very important the mission carries on for the next 50 years’. These were the encouraging words from Lynford Thomas, chairman of Ceredigion County Council in Mid Wales, at a special bilingual…Read more
Nine countries, 90 weeks of mission, 900 volunteers required for active service: you may have seen them before — a group of people on the beach, in the summer, wearing red tops, running activities for children and families. They are all volunteers working with United Beach Missions (UBM). They organise day time and evening…Read more
During each summer, United Beach Missions (UBM) encourages children to sign up for the Postal Bible Club (PBC). In 2013, that meant processing 500 applications. Each month, three large sacks of worksheets get mailed to children to complete and volunteers to mark. For many of these children, this is the only contact they have…Read more
Truthful, varied and bold! What words would you use to summarise the characteristics of biblical preaching? These were the three words that Stuart Olyott, an experienced Bible expositor, chose as the basis of his sessions at a 'Handling the Word' day conference in Leicester on 25 November. Organised by United Beach Missions, the aim of…Read more