Methodism in this area has a strong local presence, a faithful tradition of worship and a growing sense of commitment to the wider community. Combined with strong local loyalties there is an awareness of the need for change, which has resulted in a new sense of local ministry and neighbourhood action in several places. We hope you can find what you are looking for.
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Peveril Centre

Weekly Mailing – 28 July

Extra funds available through Connexional Grants
Places to visit in the Peak District
Advance notice of a Riding Light production – Baked Alaska
Sponsored Abseil down Snaith Priory in aid of Christian Aid
and more…

Peveril Centre in Castleton

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circuit farwell

Weekly Mailing – 21 July 2015

Circuit Farewell’s At this time of the year circuits and churches start to say farewell to minister and staff who will be moving on to new challenges in September. Our prayers are with all who are going through this transition period – may your move be smooth and as stress-free as possible.
August events at Whirlow, Job opportunities in Sheffield, Safeguarding Foundation Training in Dinnington
Plus news from other groups and organisations …

Sheffield Circuit farewell service at The Beacon Church at Stephen Hill

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Weekly Mailing – 14 July 2015

Sheffield Circuit Men’s Group are holding a BBQ, Whirlow Grange have a Quiet Day.
Training in Godly Play at Cliff college and elsewhere
Community Outreach Worker wanted for Stocksbridge and a Children and Families Worker is being sought in Abbeydale
Plus news from Methodist Church House and other groups …

Afternoon tea at Beighton

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2015 Ordinand

Weekly Mailing – 7 July 2015

Links to news from Methodist Conference
Bishop Stephen asks about a Christian Festival in Sheffield
More Safeguarding training opportunities

Katie Leonowicz and Karen Beecham – our probationers being received into full connexion as ordinands

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Weekly Mailing – 24 June 2015

Concert on Friday,
July events at Whirlow
UTU learning opportunities
Jobs in the District and beyond
and much more…

Chesterfield skyline

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Church issues ‘full and unreserved apology’ to abuse survivors

The Methodist Church in Britain has today published the report of an independent review of past safeguarding cases related to the Church from 1950 to 2014.

Speaking on behalf of the Church, the Secretary of the Methodist Conference and General Secretary the Revd Dr Martyn Atkins has issued a full and unreserved apology to survivors and victims of abuse in response to the report:

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