Useful links  Baptists Together: The Baptist Union of Great Britain: our churches are called to be Beacons of Hope in their communities, sharing the good news of Jesus in the places he has put us. BMS World Mission is a Christian Mission organisation, working in around 30 countries on four continents.   Since 1988, Care for the Family has sought to promote strong family life and help those who face family difficulties.  On average, HARP helps over 1,000 people who are either homeless or at risk of homelessness every year. Visit the HARP website for more information or to donate and support this local charity. At Benfleet Baptist Church there is a collection point for regular food items and the harvest food donation is given to HARP.  Latin Link is partnering with churches to share the love and hope of Jesus in 15 countries across Latin America and Europe.  London City Mission shares the gospel alongside the local church of London, equipping everyday Christians to lovingly bring a message of hope in Christ to those least likely to hear it.   Mission Direct enables people to make a difference to some of the world's most vulnerable people. Volunteers can join a 2 week mission trip overseas to help with chosen projects and work alongside partners in a particular country.  Every day, millions of Christians risk their lives to follow Jesus. In more than 70 countries, OpenDoors supports them by supplying Bibles, providing emergency relief and helping persecuted believers stand strong for the long-term. In the UK and Ireland, OpenDoors helps the church to pray, give and speak out for those who share our faith but not our freedom. Following the earthquake affecting Turkey and Syria, OpenDoors partners are assisting the survivors. Please visit their website to find out more. The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and charity. Our mission is based on our faith in Jesus Christ who wants everyone to experience life in all its fullness. In the UK and Ireland, we put our faith into action by offering practical help for people without discrimination, standing up for those who are vulnerable, fighting against injustice and encouraging people to deepen their relationship with God.  Scripture Union was founded 150 years ago in England and is now active in over 120 countries. It is a Christian charity, inviting children and young people to explore the difference Jesus can make to the challenges and adventures of life.