Statement and prayer about Syria from the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference
Over five million Syrians have been forced to flee the conflict to date and even more have been displaced within Syria. More than 10,000 Syrian refugees have arrived in the United Kingdom where they have been welcomed and supported by many, including our own Methodist churches and other faith communities.
Syrian people have always been our neighbours, but now they are part of our Churches, our communities and our nation. As a result we are more aware than ever of the devastating impact that war has on families and individuals.
see full statement here
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
Glazebury Film Club — Saturday 14th December film starts at 6.30pmAn Elf's Story: The Elf on the ShelfChippy is assigned to a family that includes a boy who is questioning the magic of Christmas. When Chippy finds the assignment a bit challenging, his good friends, Santa, and an unexpected child help him remember why his job is important!Great fun for all the family.Free to watch...
Eco ChurchResponding to God's calling for the earthWhen the boiler fails or begins to show signs of wear, and imminent failure, what do we do?How often do churches simply repeat the heating and lighting systems of the past and present without looking to the future?When a church roof is repaired, or when guttering is replaced, do we us the opportunity to consider how rain water may...
KINGSLEIGH METHODISTCHURCh invite you to join us in Church on Saturday 7th December 2019 9.30am — noon for a CHRISTMASEXTRAVAGANZA Coffee...
Bedford Methodist Church Community Hall