District News – 19 November 2018

District Office closures
Church Action on Poverty event
District Forum on Mission and Ministry
Plus events and much more…

Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield are holding a Nativity Festival

District News – 14 November 2018

UTU AGM with speaker: Rt Revd Dr Pet Wilcox, the Bishop of Sheffield
South India Trip for young adults
The Deakin & Withers Fund

and much more…

one of the many Christmas Concerts taking place across the District

District News – 8 November 2018

Living Wage updated
President of Conference is leading a Resourcing Workshop for Local Preachers
Advance notice of the Regional Safeguarding Conference
and much more …

Rememberance Display from Prayer and Print at The Cross, Yew Lane, Sheffield

District News – 30 October 2018

Book written by Miriam (aged 7 & 3/4) to raise funds for Cancer Research
Property Seminar in Sheffield
Write a letter to 3Generate
and more …

Praying for Sheffield – one idea from Wisewood’s Holy Habits

District News – 24 October 2018

Threads through Revelation – a last chance to see this amazing textile display at Southwell Minster
Make lanterns to help commemeorate the Pilgrim’s story
Annual report from teh Workplace Chaplaincy in Derbyshire

Plus events, training & learning opportunities and much more across the District

Church Action on Poverty’s annual pilgrimage in Sheffield

District News – 16 October 2018

Exalt! A new venture at the Stocksbridge Christian Centre
More on Advent Offering resources
Spings Dance Company Lent/Easter production

And much more …

Wonky Harvest in Barnsley Circuit

District News – 9 October 2018

Advent Offering resources available now
Details of the Annual CAP Pilgrimage
Emergency Appeal for Indonesia

and much more…

Harvest at Stannington, Sheffield

District Safeguarding Officer

The District is in the process of recruiting to a replacement Safeguarding Officer. In the meantime cover will be provided by Laura Gallery DSO for the Yorkshire North and East District. Laura can be contacted on 0757 228 5234 or However in the first instance we suggest that you contact Mrs Hilary Murden, our […]

District News – 2 October 2018

Church Leader’s Network – new initiative at Cliff College
UTU’s Autumn Coloquia – What makes a good city?
Events, Training and Learning Opportunities, Job vacancies and much more ….

District News – 25 September 2018

A new charity working with young people to help unlocl their potential – Grow
Christians Against Poverty on TV
Fund for Human Need
and more …

Worship at Cliff College

District News – 19 September 2018

New support group for Line Managers
Grants for buying Christian books
The Clerwer Initiative – modern slavery
Dates to save in your diaries

Plus events, learning and training, job opportunities and other news across the District

Community Choir at Wisewood

District News – 11 September 2018

One Mission Forum – representative needed
Lost Property from Synod
Church Action on Poverty Annual Pilgrimage – 20 October
Events across the District
and more

Holy Habits launch at the Sheffield Circuit Welcome Service

District News – 30 August 2018

There are still a few places left for the Regional Retreat with Mary Fleeson
Christine Sheasby shares another Own (Local) Arrangement service
The Methodist Church is looking for stories of support for refugees
and much more …

Central Methodist Church, venue of the September Synod

District News – 14 August 2018

The first Samuel Chadwick Lecture
Help wanted at Victoria Hall
All We Can’s Harvest appeal
How to contact Rob Cooper in South Africa
and much more…

Buckley Methodist Church by the Seaside!

District News – 7 August 2018

GDPR – Please return any forms as soon as possible to keep the office up to date with your data so I don’t have to chase!
Training and Learning opportunities including chaplaincy training, regional retreats and more…
Some job vacancies
and much more …

Cantley Methodist Church enjoying a strawberry tea under the new church roof

District News – 31 July 2018

The District Office will be closed on Friday, and again from 20 -28 August
Autumn Synod will be Saturday 8 September at Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield.

Sheffield by the sea

District News – 25 July 2018

More on GDPR,
Lots of job vacancies
News from the Methodist Church

Chesterfield Skyline

District News – 17 July 2018

Birth Announcement
All We Can – harvest resources
Remembrance 100 – 100 days of prayer
and much more …


District News – 11 July 2018

News from the Methodist Conference
Some events across the District
Learning opportunites
Job vacancies

The 2018 Presbyteral Ordinands about to be welcomed into full connexion

District News – 27 June 2018

The Office will be closed next week during for the Methodist Conference.
More job vacancies in Chesterfield and Sheffield
Advance dates for diares
and much more…

Woodlands Methodist Church, celebrating 150 years with a Love Feast this Sunday

District News – 20 June 2018

Lots of job vacancies, plus news from across the District

The Interfaith gathering in Victoria Hall


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District News – 5 June 2018

Sadly the training day on making services accessible to those with sight impairment has had to be cancelled to to insufficient bookings.
There are a lot of other training & learning opportunities, please book in as soon as possible though, to avoid disappointment!

Broom Methodist Church, the venue for this year’s District Celebration & Ordinands’ testimony service

District News – 31 May 2018

District Celebration Service on Sunday 10 June
Events across the District, including Riding Lights Roughshod Theatre
Details about “Understanding Islam” study days
and much more…

Flicker – the new game invented at DYFerence this weekend – can we get to 10?