WELCOME TO THE SHEFFIELD DISTRICT WEBSITE

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.
There is a search facility at the bottom of this page.

District News – 14 January 2020

Details about the District Wide facilitated conversations on the “God in Love Unites Us” report.
All We Can have resource for Lent, looking at Climate Change
Church Action On Poverty Sunday – 23 February
Plus Events, Job Vacancies, Learning Opportunities and much more…

Continue Reading

District News – 7 January 2020

Welcome to 2020!
Details of Safeguarding arrangements until we appoint a new DSO
Lay Workers Networking Day
Other events over the next few weeks,
Plus Training & Learning opportunities and Job Vacancies

The Covenant Prayer – renewing our calling

Continue Reading

Grants for Learning and Development Opportunities

The District Learning and Development Fund as been set up to support learning and development activities of Methodists in the Sheffield District.
Priority will be given to people who have no other learning and development grant entitlement, especially first time applicants, but applications from staff, including presbyters, will also be considered.
Applications must be received at least 2 weeks before each meeting of the L&D Group; the dates for these can be found in the District Calendar.

Continue Reading

Safeguarding Arrangements

Our District Safeguarding Officer, Howard Smedley will be leaving his post on December 31st. We are currently advertising for a new District Safeguarding Officer.
However, during this interim period, please direct all safeguarding enquiries to our District Safeguarding Group Chair, Hilary Murden

Continue Reading

District News – 17 December 2019

The last newsletter before the office closes for Christmas. Wishing you all a peaceful Christmas!

Sparrowpit in the Peak Circuit, with their Christingles

Continue Reading

Keep Fishing!

We all know that we must keep innovating and learning if our churches are to continue to welcome new people and be truly open to the ever-changing communities around us. But we sometimes need some help, advice or encouragement to get started.

Continue Reading

Events

Methodist Homes Sunday

MHA’s annual campaign includes an Order of Service which can be used for Local Arrangement service…

More in Events

News

District News – 10 December 2019

Freedom Community Project Christmas Appeal An initiative from NatWest to help prevent scams (other …

More in News

Faith & Justice

Fair Trade Fortnight 2018

RESOURCES FOR WORSHIP LEADERS AND PREACHERS It is hoped that many churches in the District will mark…

More in Faith & Justice

Calendar

Methodist Women in Britain – Sheffield District

More in Calendar