Sunday 22nd October
Who are we?

The Heart of England Baptist Association (HEBA) is an Association of around 170 Baptist churches in Herefordshire, Shropshire, Worcestershire, The Black Country, Staffordshire, Birmingham, Coventry and Warwickshire. Our purpose is to grow healthy churches by stimulating and assisting the region's Baptist churches for their God-given task of sharing the good news of Jesus Christ. An overview of the values and vision of the Association can be read here.

Legally, the Association is a Charity Registered in England Number 1080529, and a Company Limited by Guarantee Number 238738. New Articles of Association and Rules were adopted in 2012 and can be downloaded below.

Articles of the Heart of England Baptist Association

Rules - to be read in conjunction with the Articles

The Articles permit the Directors/Trustees to decide whether to hold and Annual General Meeting in a given year and this year they did not, though a Gathering of the churches was held in June at Warley Baptist Church.

Annual Report and Financial Statement to 31 December 2016: pdf

For more information, click on the links below.

Find out where the churches are in your area, and how to make contact.

Staff Team
Regional Ministers and Office staff.

Wider Team
How the Association works.

About Baptists
Find out what makes Baptists different and similar to other Christian groups as well as information about topics such as believer's baptism.

We are delighted to commend this book, by a local Baptist minister, which tells the story of Baptist Churches in the Midlands from 1626 to 2009. Click here to read more (539 pages, costs £15.00 + £4.50 p & p).

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Available from the Association Office