We Support

Community Outreach

We support a number of organisations locally, nationally and internationally through the church.  Please click on the relevant link to find out more information.

Beaconsfield Advisory Centre

Beaconsfield Advisory Centre is a service that provides information and practical assistance to anyone in any kind of need by means of an enquiry centre, including Debt, Housing, Employment, Benefits, Marriage problems, Consumer problems, and many others. Founded in 1964, BAC is a fellowship of Christians whose aim is to use their various gifts by volunteering their time to give back to the community. At BAC, trained advisors are on staff and work with total confidentiality.  The Centre also includes a group of professional experts that can offer one-on-one advice in the areas of debt, employment and legal issues. BAC also runs a Transport scheme and a Good Neighbour Scheme for local elderly and infirm Beaconsfield residents.

For more information, contact the Centre at 01494 672987.


Newham Renewal Programme            

The Newham Renewal Programme mission is to stand alongside disadvantaged people so that they may be enabled to take their rightful place in society. To do this they utilise a lot of programmes and centres to put out their vision and their resources on those in need. Some of their many functions include: community service, youth work, training, carers support, advice, advocacy, accommodation for youth and college work.We have particular links with their Refugee and Migrant Programme’ (RAMP) and every year we hold a Barn Dance at Hall Barn to raise funds for them as well as welcoming many of those supported by their project for a Away Day in the May half term.  There is always the opportunity to offer good quality second hand clothes and other essentials which are always welcomed by them. The Newham Renewal Programme has been in operation for over 40 years and they plan to continue their good work for many years to come.

For more information, click here.


Wycombe Homeless Connection

Wycombe Homeless Connection (WHC) is a registered charity in High Wycombe, Bucks, with a mission to help the homeless people of the town through the provision of: support, advocacy, resettlement, tenancy support services as well as a winter night shelter. They focus on those who cannot get help from the council and have nowhere else. They not only help in the short term but in the long term by helping to rebuild lives. WHC is a project organised and supported by High Wycombe churches and beyond. In any year, the work typically involves around 300 volunteers, many of whom come from over 60 congregations seeks to model the example of Jesus Christ in all aspects of the work – not imposing the Christian faith or belief on others, but valuing people irrespective of who they are.

For more information, click here.

 

Mission Aviation Fellowship

Mission Aviation Fellowship is an international Christian aviation organisation serving around 30 developing countries to reach people living in some of the world’s most isolated communities. Operating more than 135 light aircraft, MAF flies into 2,500 remote destinations, transporting essential medical care, food and water supplies, relief teams and church workers enabling physical and spiritual care to reach people cut off due to formidable geographical barriers, natural disasters and political unrest. Each flight carries help and hope to men, women and children for whom flying is not a luxury but a lifeline. Transforming lives through enabling access, MAF is flying for life. 

For more information, click here.

                                                      
Sharon International Ministries

The School started 2008 in Gullipalli, a rural part of Andhra Pradesh, a state in South East India.   The school provides free education and uniforms to children of the poorest and lowest castes.  Our links with the school began over 10 years ago when Dr Sam, the School’s director and founder visited St Michael’s Church.  A close friendship began with two members of the congregation there, Tom & Sheila Holyer, and the links have grown since then.

For more information, click here.

 

Great Lakes Outreach

Great Lakes Outreach:  Great Lakes Outreach was founded in Burundi in 1999 by a young British man whose family had worked in Central for four generations.  It works with local partners with an aim to empower and equip strategic leaders and ministries to transform Burundi and beyond.  Through GLO, we support New Generations which works with street children in the Burundi capital, Bujumbura, offering hope and a future.

For more information about Great Lakes Outreach, click here.

For more informations about New Generation Burundi, click here

 

Embrace The Middle East

Embrace was originally set up in 1854 and has its offices in nearby Amersham.  It has worked with and supported Christian communities doing life-changing works in countries in the Near and Middle East, including Turkey, Syria, Egypt, the Balkans, Lebanon, Israel, Palestine and Cyprus.   Currently Embrace supports projects in Israel, Palestine, Lebanon, Egypt and Syria.  In 2019 a number of our congregations went out with a team from Embrace on pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

For more information, click here.