Author Archive

  • Gordon Gresswell

    From Rev Gordon our new Circuit Superintendant

    I hope to be inundated with stories across the Circuit to share. My own story begins with a  thank you to my colleagues and Circuit Stewards who have placed such trust in me, with an especial Thanks to Rev Preben Andersen for his encouragement and support; A true Christian; and to Gill Benson, Shirley Medhurst […]

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  • Soul Survivor

    Young people at Soul Survivor

    Monmouth Methodist Church, who had taken some young people to Soul Survivor in August has begun a course, ‘Mission Academy’, to support & develop young peoples’ evangelism amongst their peers.  About the meeting on Tuesday September 4th they said: Good news stories are such a good way of encouraging others, so I hope you get plenty […]

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    What’s great about ministry

    This film features Superintendents reflecting on what they most appreciate about being a minister.

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  • Safeguarding

    Safeguarding Documentation

    There are forms that need to be filled in prior to checks – so, if you require a Safeguard check it would be helpful if you read the applicable links prior to your meeting with the minister. Renewal New applicant- not working with the vulnerable groups New Applicant – Working with Vulnerable groups And… if […]

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    Methodist Church’s Privacy Notice

    The Local Churches, Circuits and Districts within the Methodist Church in Great Britain respect your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information (personal data). This privacy notice lets you know how we look after your personal data which either you provide to us or we obtain and hold about you and it tells […]

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    Data Protection Policy for the Methodist Church (GDPR)

    The Methodist Connexion uses personal information all the time to fulfil its calling and is committed to protecting the privacy of its members, ministers, volunteers, lay workers, supporters and all those whose personal information it holds. As a Connexional Church we work together to ensure that all personal information is handled safely and in accordance […]

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  • 2014 06 Music Notes

    Photos & Video – Barnabas @ St Julian’s

    Photos & Video – Barnabas @ St Julian’s on June 9th 2018  Retiring offering for ‘Ty Hafon’ raised £695

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  • 2014 08 Music

    ‘Ukuthula’- Cape Town University Choir

    ‘Our minister Preben was deeply touched by this piece of music when it was played at the Superintendents’ Conference he recently attended, especially the sign language that goes with it. He hopes you will enjoy the music and the singing as much as he does.’

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  • 2014 06 Music Notes

    So Will I – Video & Words

    So Will I Hillsong United God of creation There at the start Before the beginning of time With no point of reference You spoke to the dark And fleshed out the wonder of light . And as You speak A hundred billion galaxies are born In the vapour of Your breath the planets form If […]

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  • 5 Practices of Fruitful Congregations

    UPDATE – 5 Practices of Fruitful Congregations

    The Circuit review undertaken by Cynthia and Roger Bafico highlighted real concerns in most, not all, but most of our Churches as regards ‘age profile’. There is, as there are in Church up and down the land, missing generations; ‘Generation Z’ [1999 – present]: ‘Generation Y’ or Millenials [1981-1998] and even a shortfall in ‘Generation […]

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