Our origins lie in the Baptist and Methodist traditions in the town and in 2014 they formally came together as a Local Ecumenical Partnership (LEP) to form a new church - Wellspring.
"Where you are now depends on where you came from".
That wise statement prompts us to tell our story, the story of the Baptists and Methodists in Wirksworth. Their coming together in 2014 was the latest chapter in a noble story of faith and faithfulness.
Jenny Few has written an account of the early stages of the Baptist movement in the town. View it by clicking here. In 2015 she added a final chapter to the story which charts the move from two churches into one.