Category Archives: Social Justice

Southend Foodbank donation drop-off times for Leigh-on-Sea

The LRBC Southend Foodbank Donation Point has now reopened Leigh Road Baptist Church is a donation point for foodstuffs for the Southend Foodbank. If you are able to donate some non-perishable food, you can drop it off at the following times. Open … Continue reading

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Recycle your crisp packets Leigh-on-Sea

Every year countless pieces of crisp packets end up in landfill sites across the UK. Leigh Road Baptist Church are working with TerraCycle® to put an end to this enormous loss of resources. The Crisp Packet Recycling Scheme allows us … Continue reading

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Church minister leads on Our Turn Campaign for child refugees in Southend-on-Sea

“Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it.” Hebrews 13:2 Over the last few years, one of the Leigh Road Baptist Church (LRBC) minister’s, Rev Steve … Continue reading

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Leigh Road Baptist Church minister speaks at the House of Lords Safe Passage Kindertransport Anniversary Campaign Launch

Leigh Road Baptist Church minister, Steve Tinning spoke at the House of Lords on Wednesday 9 May at the Safe Passage Kindertransport Anniversary Campaign Launch in the company of Lord Dubs, Yvette Cooper MP and other lesser known but equally inspiring heroes of the cause. … Continue reading

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LRBC to host artist Gwen Simpson as Leigh Art Trail event highlights true cost of cheap clothes

THE true price of cheap high street fashion is a subject that artist Gwen Simpson will be highlighting via her mammoth textiles project – and she wants the whole community to get involved during the Leigh Art Trail! Gwen’s mission is … Continue reading

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