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    Hope is coming this Advent

    A free advent resource, ‘Keeping Hope Alive’, has just been released by the Methodist Church. Focusing on the significant works of the Church’s Mission in Britain Fund, the resources include real-life stories, leader’s notes, a service outline and suggested prayers. Click here to find out more.

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    The European Refugee Crisis and Syria Explained

    At this Year’s conference two key points to consider:- “Have we lost that passion for living out the gospel through social and political action? Is there a danger that we have privatised our faith, so that it makes us feel better as individuals, but we fail to relate it to wider community and global issues? […]

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    Hospitality and Sanctuary for All

    Bill McIntyre The theme of this year’s Racial Justice Sunday (13 September) is especially poignant as our newspapers and television screens are filled with images of people in desperate states trying to find a place of sanctuary. The free resources are written by the Revd Dr Inderjit Bhogal, past President of the Methodist Conference, and […]

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    Locked out Abergavenny Methodist Church

    A Methodist congregation was locked out of their church building in a service of solidarity with persecuted Christians whose buildings have been destroyed or confiscated. The special service began outside of Abergavenny Methodist Church with the doors locked. Signs declaring that worship was ‘forbidden’ were taken down before people moved inside to watch a DVD […]

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    Psalms on the go

    The Church of England has just released a new mobile app Reflections on the Psalms, with original Bibles notes and suggested morning and evening readings. Don’t forget, you can also download the Methodist Church app for free here.

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  • One new member challenge

    EVANGELISM One new member challenge Cock Road Methodist Church, Bristol In his inaugural address at the Conference in Southport, the Revd Steve Wild challenged each Methodist church in Britain to aim to bring one person to faith in the coming year, saying: “Let’s take God seriously. I want to help us in the task of […]

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    Looking back at the Conference

    Ever wondered what happens at the Methodist Conference? If you weren’t able to attend this year, you find out what happened by checking out this overview.

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    Why people don’t go to church

    Here’s some food for thought. First seen in the Prestwood Magazine, Website:- http://prestwoodmethodists.org.uk/web/ A poll was carried out at a town in America, asking first-time church attenders why they chose not to return to a particular church. The ten reasons below are listed with the most common ones first. 1. Having to ‘stand up and […]

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    Seven principles for another Methodist turn-around

    . Article taken from the ‘People Need Jesus’ website .  by Chris Ritter A generation after the death of John Wesley, Methodism experienced its first significant decline. Meticulous in recording their numbers,… For the full article please follow the link below:-  

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    Cath’s Ordination

    Bridget and I would just like to share with you a bit of what went on during the day On the Sunday morning the Ordinands were accepted into the Connexion. We were not there to see this but Bob Farrimond told us that it was a very emotional time. The Service was led by Stephen […]

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