|Baptists Together (Baptist Union of Great Britain)|
Logo of Baptists Together
Fellowship of British Baptists,
|Origin||The Baptist Union of Great Britain was formed when the |
|Separations||Grace Baptist Assembly,|
Association of Grace Baptist Churches,
|Part of |
The Particular Baptist Missionary Society for Propagating the Gospel among the Heathen (later the Baptist Missionary Society, and now
The basis of fellowship in the Baptist Union is a three-part "Declaration of Principle" stating belief in
In 2013 Lynn Green was elected, with no votes against, as the first female General Secretary of the Baptist Union of Great Britain to commence in September 2013. She was received at the vote by a standing ovation and her inaugural message included "I believe that our union is ready for generational change... It is time to cast off the institutional mindset that has served us well in the past, and embrace a new way of being for the 21st century."
Also in 2013, the Union publicly re-branded itself as "Baptists Together" and introduced a new logo to reflect the change (although it is still known in an official capacity by its former name, the Baptist Union of Great Britain).