Exec. Cttee. Mins & papers 1991-end '92

Scope and Content

Material labelled as above. Includes:

  • Partnership International Newsletter - Summer 1992 no. 3.
  • Partnership Newsletter - New Series No 1 Autumn 1992.
  • Correspondence from Neil Summerton to 'Trustees' dated 13 December 1992 concerning the Awayday, Saturday 6 February 1993.
  • Draft brochure for Partnership Warwick Consultation 10-12 July 1993, includes post-it note from Neil [Summerton] addressed to Gerald/Eileen.
  • Draft paper 'Proposal for Offering Corporate Membership of Partnership to Churches outside UK'.
  • Document 'Draft Letter to Changing Churches'.
  • Copies of agenda dated 18 October 1991 to 9 October 1992. Includes annotated copies with some have supporting documents attached.
  • Letter dated 16.8.92 from Harold [Rowdon] to Gerald [West] asking if Gerald could participate in the International Brethren Conference on Missions to be held in Singapore, 9-15 June 1993. Attached is a document 'First Announcement' which provides details of the Conference.
  • Letter dated 21st April 1992 from Roy Coad to Gerald West concerning Partnership.
  • Envelope addressed to Gerald West. Contains a letter dated 17th March '93 from Brian Bilson of Brook Lane Chapel concerning Partnership International.
  • Partnership publication A Service for Local Churches.
  • Letter dated 20.11.92 from Harold Rowdon to Gerald West concerning 'Changing Churches'.
  • Copy letter dated 20.12.92 from Harold Rowdon addressed to Neil/Gerald concerning the Partnership Newsletters, Changing Churches and publications.
  • Letter dated 25th August 1992 from Roy Coad to Gerald West concerning Partnership and the visit of Peter Lineham of New Zealand who is the leading historian of the New Zealand Brethren.
  • Fax from Chris Mitchell of Bethany Chapel, Wheaton, IL. to Roy Coad concerning Partnership.
  • Copy letter dated 20th July 1992 to Gordon Scobie of the European Christian Mission concerning the recent European Missionary Consultation at L.B.C. Sender unknown.
  • Letter dated 26th August '92 from Mr P. Coventry to Gerald West concerning PLUS.
  • Copy letter dated 6th August 1991 to John Boyes concerning his resignation, thanking him for his hard work particularly with the series of international consultations. Sender unknown.
  • CBRF/Partnership accounts: 31st December 1991; 30th September 1992.
  • Bundle of material relating to the Partnership Newsletter.
  • Copy open letter dated July 1992 from Harold Rowdon addressed to 'Dear Activist'. Includes a list of names and addresses of activists in the local areas.
  • Copy letter dated 17.7.92 from Harold Rowdon to Neil/Gerald, with a handwritten note at the end. Contains reports about the following subjects:The European Consultation on World Mission; Warwick; activists; newsletter; Partnership Publications; International Newsletter; The Pan Brethren Conference which is due to be held in Singapore, 9-15 June 1993.
  • Booklet Ready to Serve? An introduction to LEADERSHIP in the LOCAL CHURCH.
  • Letter dated 12th February 1992 from Roy Coad to Gerald West concerning Partnership.
  • 2 page 'draft brochure' for Partnership.
  • Card addressed to Gerald and the CBRF from the family of the late John Boyes.
  • Letter dated July 10th 1989 from Gillian Shipp to Gerald West submitting her resignation from the CBRF Executive Committee.
  • European Missionary Conference (9-11 July 1992)/consultation material.
  • Letter (and copies attached) dated 12th February 1992 from Roy Coad to Gerald West concerning a Partnership meeting on 21st February which he is unable to attend but sending suggestions on the draft brochure for discussion at the meeting.
  • Copy [draft] letter dated 19 October 1991 from Neil Summerton to Gerald West asking for names of other organisations which should be invited to the proposed Support Bodies' Conference to be held on 21 March 1992.
  • Partnership Consultation 1993 documents.
  • CBRF/Partnership (Statement of Affairs) 31st January 1992.
  • CBRF/Partnership Corporate Subscriptions as at 21st January 1992.
  • Leaflet Introducing A Pastoral Support Group, an initiative of Partnership to help local churches.
  • 2 copy letters dated April 1992 to Neil Summerton from Jonathan Lamb of The International Fellowship of Evangelical Students regarding European Assemblies Consultations.
  • Letter dated 1st May 1992 from James Tumbridge (Hon. Treasurer) enclosing a Statement of Affairs to 30th April 1992 and a summary of Corporate Membership Subscriptions received to the same date.
  • Programme and list of attendees for the European Consultation on World Mission, London Bible College, 9-11 July 1993.
  • Minutes of the meeting of the Steering Group of the Pastoral Support Group held on 29 November 1991, Alan J. Batchelor, 2 December 1991. Includes a covering letter dated 5 December 1991 from Alan J. Batchelor to Gerald West.
  • Copy correspondence and supporting documents dated October 1991 from Neil Summerton to Gerald West concerning a congress which was being organised in Birmingham on 18-21 February 1992 under the slogan 'Challenge 2000 - Discipling a whole nation'.
  • Paper 'Consultation follow-up: plans for a further consultation. Note by the Executive Secretary'. NWS/12 October 1991. Supporting documents attached.
  • Annotated Executive Committee minutes for 3 May and 2 August 1991.
  • Notes of a meeting to discuss full-time support for Partnership, 15 October 1991.
  • CBRF/Partnership Statement of Affairs 18th October 1991.
  • Document 'Partnership Consultation 1993. Churches in Partnership for Strengthening & Growth'. [Draft] programme. Pencil notes on reverse.
  • Income and expenditure information for the Christian Brethren Consultation at Nantwich on 11th-13th July 1991 by J.W.T. 18.10.91.
  • Documents relating to the Nantwich Consultation. Includes programme, letter dated 25 July 1991 from Bob Tripney to Gerald West, blank feedback form relating to the various sessions at the Consultation and a copy of 'Report on Midland Region - Feedback Session' Gill Capper.
  • CBRF/Partnership Statement of Affairs 31st July 1991.
  • Copy letter dated 20 July 1991 from John Boyes to Mr Owen Darling in response to his letter of 18 July concerning 'ladies initiating worship at the Breaking of Bread service'. The letter was forwarded to Gerald West on the same date by John Boyes with a covering letter.
  • Document 'Some thoughts on the future of Partnership following the Nantwich Consultation of 11th to 13th July 1991'. Produced by Roy Coad 2nd August 1991.
  • Letter dated July 27 '91 from Olive Rogers to Gerald West concerning various issues including the role of ladies in the church.
  • 'Follow-up to the Consultation, 11-13 July 1991: annotated draft action plan'. Includes additional documents. Produced by NWS 31 July 1991.
  • Annotated agenda for the meeting of the Executive Committee to be held on Friday, 3 May 1991. NWS/25 April 1991.
  • List of the members of the Trustees and Executive Committee, February 1991.
  • Letter dated 2nd July 1992 from Roy Coad to Gerald [West] regarding the C.B.R.F. Trust Deed.
  • Draft document dated 29.4.91 from the London Bible College about the proposed European Consultation on World Mission, with a covering letter dated 30.4.91.
  • Annotated minutes of a meeting of the Executive Committee on Friday 22nd February 1991. Attached is a compliments slip from Alex McIlhinney apologising for not being able to attend the next meeting in May.
  • Draft (fifth) Programme for the Christian Brethren Consultation 11-13 July 1991.