News

District News – 13 March 2018

An opportunity for community organisations to be on Radio Sheffield
Barrow Hill MC will be showing a series of sermons by Billy Graham
Sheffield District MWiB AGM – Wednesday 21 March

Wesley Hall community garden


District News – 6 March 2018

The office will be closed on Friday and next Tuesday.
Book now for DYFerence at Cliff Festival
United Christian Voices prayer & praise evening
Learning opportunities for young and old.
and more ….


District News – 28 February 2018

What is your church doing for FairTrade Fortnight? Find some ideas here.
Sources of music to accompany worship for those without musicians
Waterways chaplaincy – find out more
and much more ….


District News – 21 February

Woodlands Chapel celebrating 150 years of worship
A special children’s area in the Christian Cetnre at Stocksbridge has been opened.
Dates for your diary
and much more …

Woodlands Chapel in the Peak Circuit


District News – 14 February

News, Events, Learning Opportunities and Vacancies from across the Sheffield Distirct.

24 year old Mark coming into membership with baptism – he is a regular from Safe Haven and was baptised on his 24th birthday at TL following months of fellowship and learning


District News – 6 February 2018

Contact details for Neil, the new Mission Development Support Worker (MDWSW)
A link to another Own Arrangement service
Sponsorship Appeal
and much more …

Discussing the new material based around Holy Habits in Sheffield


District News – 31 January 2018

Our new Mission Development Support Worker
Holiday camp for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds
Resources for FairTrade Fortnight
and more …


District News – 24 January 2018

Details of the Temenos exhibition at 35 Chapel Walk,
Date for MWiB Sheffield District events
Job vacancies
and much more …

thumbnail images of the Temenos painting


District News – 16 January

The office will be closed from 25-31 January. Also we are having some problems with our new computer system, please bear with us!
Barnado’s are holding a national Fostering & Adoption event
Victoria Hall are launching the Sheffield Box
Apply to be a OPP Host project

plus events, training and learning opportunities and job vacancies across the District and Region.

New wall plaque for the student common room at Cliff College


District News – 8 January 2018

Exploring Vocations day has been cancelled
A Study Day for local preachers and leaders of worship in Chesterfield
Bible Month training day
and much more …

New banners for Wisewood Church


District News – 3 January 2018

ACE magazine Awards 2018 – submit your entry now
Explore your vocation at Oxford Place, Leeds,
Find out what the DMLN can do for you
and much more …

Revd Loraine Mellor at the newly refurbished Hasland Methodist Church during her visit to the Sheffield District


District News – 21 December 2017

A reminder that the office will be closed until 3 January 2018
MWiB Sheffield District Forum on 17 January
A student from MCYM is seeking accommodation from January 2018
And much more….


District News – 15 December 2017

The Office will be closed from Friday 22 December to Wednesday 3 January.
Details about grants for young people and others
A few events over the Advent/Christmas period
and much more…

some of the art on display in Stocksbridge


New District Safeguarding Officer

The new District Safeguarding Officer for Sheffield, Vicki Bennetts, introduces herself below: “I am very pleased to have started working as a DSO for the Sheffield District, taking over from Grahame Snelling, who has moved into the same job, but in London. “I hope that over the next few weeks and months I will meet […]


District News – 21 November 2017

The Office will be closed for a large part of the next two weeks.
Vicki Bennetts has been appointed to the post of District Safeguarding Officer
Concerts and other events across the District
Learning opportunities across the region.

Does your church support a food bank?


District News – 15 November 2017

Advance notice about the All We Can Conference in 2018
A training day for all involved in lay leadership
Final report from Ann Dyer on the One Mission Forum
Plus events, other learning opportunities and much more ..


District News – 8 November 2017

News from Rotherham and Chesterfield
Update on the One Mission Forum
Living Wage update
and much more …

Revd Karen Beecham and members from St John’s Methodist Church collecting their award in London for the work of the Freedom Project


District News – 1 November 2017

A reminder about the new Learning & Develpment grants
Exciting developments at Wesley Hall, Crookes
More on the One Mission Forum, including a request for prayer for our mission partners Steve & Loraine Emery-Wright in South Korea
Events including St Andrew’s Music Festival in Sheffield
and much more …

Queuing for the Drop In at Wesley Hall, Crookes


District News – 24 October 2017

More information on the visit to the District by the President & Vice President of Conference
All We Can launch their christmas resources
Sell your art at 35 Chapel Walk,
Job vacancies
and news from other organisations ….

Revd Ashely Cooper enjoying his welcome service/induction as Principal to Cliff College


President & Vice President’s visit to the District

We are delighted to welcome Revd Loraine Mellow (President) and Mrs Jill Baker (Vice President) to our District.

Revd Gill Newton (Sheffield District Chair), Mrs Jill Baker, Revd Loraine Mellor and Revd Mick Neal (Superintendent, Barnsley Circuit) at the end of the evening to launch Barnsley Circuit’s “Year of Invitation”


District News – 17 October

Congratulations to St John’s Church Swinton for reaching the final of the Methodist Insurance Church Community Award
Details of the President and Vice President’s visit to the District
Report on One Mission Forum 2017
Grants for youth and children’s work
and much more …

St John’s Church – a welcoming, flexible space for the community


District News – 11 October 2017

President of Conference, Revd Loraine Mellor and Vice-president, Jill Baker are visiting the district
Exciting events across the district
Job vacancies and much more…

the harvest collect at Strorrs Road, Chesterfield


District News – 4 October 2017

Vocal Workshop with One Sound
Volunteers needed for 3Generate
Events, concerts and pilgrimages
Learning opportunities
News from other groups and organisations
and much more…

Autumn – a time for harvest


District News – 26 September 2017

Welcome Service for the new Principal of Cliff College – Revd Ashley Cooper
Sheffield is hosting an Eco Church Conference
Celebrate the musical legacy of Martin Luther at Retford
A host of training and learning opportunities
and more ….

Harvest – a time to celebrate God’s bounty, to give thanks for what we have and to share with those who have less than us