Us: Our Services, Groups and Activities
is a lively Baptist fellowship which seeks to
blend the best of our Baptist heritage with
ways that can speak to the needs of today.
are proud of a past which has seen the planting
of a dozen daughter churches throughout north
Gwent, and celebrate that with our annual Cymanfa
Ganu on the evening of Good Friday. This fills
the chapel with singers and with song as we
tell the story of the life and death of Jesus
Christ through the best of our hymnody.
we also seek to tell the good news in ways that
will chime with the needs of today, as Sunday
by Sunday we gather morning and evening to worship
the God who meets with us in Jesus Christ. Details
of our service times and the themes for each
service are to be found in our Monthly
also seek to make a difference in our society.
As part of this we hold regular midweek meetings.
The building of Llanwenarth Baptist Church lies
is physically in the centre of the village at
Govilon. And in many ways the fellowship of
the church does much the same in the life of
the village. Many of our members play active
roles in the various village societies, and
as a fellowship we seek to serve our village
community through our organisations.
also run a Mothers' and Toddlers' Group, a regular
pensioners' Luncheon Club, and a village Youth
Group, named 'Travellers', for those at secondary
school. Travellers Youth Group works closely
with the Monmouthshire Youth Services, and acts
as an Open Award Centre for the Duke of Edinburgh
of all current meetings and activities are to
be found in the Monthly Newsletter.
also work with other Christian organisations
as we try to continue God's mission at home
and abroad. We have particularly close links
with the Baptist Missionary Society, Christian
Aid, the Leprosy Mission and the Raven Trust
working in Malawi. More information about each
of these organisations can be found on our Wider
warmly invite you to come and join us in any
of our activities - or just to take a look around
our chapel and learn a little of our history.