News

District News – 4 June 2019

Epworth Old Rectory – well worth visiting!
BIAPT Conference, 25 years since it was founded
Church Action on Poverty news
and much more

The Garden Well installation at Epworth


District News – 29 May 2019

Church Action on Poverty AGM – 20 June
Understanding Islam: First Steps – an introductory day with Chris Hewer
AllChurches Trust have launched a new grants programme
and more ….

The young people deep in discussion on Sunday afternoon at DYFerence@Festival


District News – 21 May 2019

A reminder of when the office will be closed over the next month – holidays and Conference!
A report on the recent Mission Focus day in Doncaster Circuit
Events in the District and beyond
And much more! …

A skype interview connecting Argentina with Donaster!


District News – 14 May 2019

Update on the Marriage & Relationships conversations being held across the circuits.
MHA Sunday – resources for you to use
Fund for Human Need have resources for use during Refugee Week
Plus much more …

New wall art in the office to celebrate passing the Certificate in Administrative Ministry


District News – 7 May 2019

Reminders about office opening hours
Advance notice for the Regional Retreat in November
Events in our District and a bit further afield
Lots of learning opportunities at Cliff College
And much more …

one of the many Big Breakfasts taking place for Christian Aid this month!


District News – 30 April 2019

More ideas for Thy Kingdom Come 9 days of prayer!
Springs Dance Company are looking for venues for their Christmas show “Journey of the Magi”
Whitwell have some wooden chairs to give away to a good home
Plus events, learning opportunities, job vacancies and more …

Wickersley Methodist Church’s monthly coffee morning


District News – 24 April 2019

Some dates when the District Office will be closed
Details of Dr Jan Eldred’s Radio 4 Appeal for Habitat for Humanity, first broadcast on Easter Sunday
Events including the Festival of Debate and the return of Deep Talk to Whirlow
and much more ….

some of the transformed crosses from across the District


District News – 16 April 2019

More information on the District Celebration Service
Thy Kingdom Come resources available
Events, including Cliff College Festival (and DYFerence @ Festival)
plus much more

Peak Circuit celebrating Palm Sunday (and no, he isn’t actually riding the donkey!)


Learning & Development News Bulletin – March 2019

Spring is definitely in the air and we hope that many of your thoughts turn to polishing up existing work and developing new initiatives; that’s where learning and development can help! We want to remind you of the numerous opportunities available to you in the Sheffield District – and beyond – as well as the […]


District News – 9 April 2019

Hear Jan Eldred speak on Radio 4’s appeal for Habitat for Humanity
Save the Date! – District Celebration Service on 16 June
Starting the Marriage & Relationship conversations in circuits and churches

Plus Holy Week & Easter at Whirlow, Christian Aid event and much more…

Revd Kathy Galloway speaking on Passionate Worship at the Spring Synod


District News – 2 April 2019

Cliff College Community Easter Bash – all are welcome on Wednesday 10
April
Whirlow Spirituality Centre are delighted to announce the re-opening of their library
Volunteer Speaker training from All We Can on 15 May
Plus other news, events, training opportunities, job vacancies etc from across the District.

Variety Church at Wisewood, Sheffield


District News – 26 March 2019

More information on the Spring Synod at Wesley Hall, Crookes, Sheffield.
Funding for churches to buy bibles for children and young people

Plus Events, Training & Learning Opportuntiies, Job Vacancies and much more …

Wesley Hall, with its new roof!


District News – 19 March 2019

Sad news – the death of supernumerary George Graham
Invite to Representative Synod on 6 April
Playlist of Life – why not get involved?
New Own Arrangement Service

plus Events; Training & Learning Opportunities; Job Vacancies and much more…

Sparrowpit, on the edge of the Peak Circuit, celebrating its church anniversary on 24 June


District News – 5 March 2019

Reminder about how to contact Val Higgins regarding Safeguarding Administration
Marriage & Relationship Converstations will be starting soon
Art of Print at 35 Chapel Walk
And much more …

Windows into Heaven – the new exhibition at 35 Chapel Walk


District News – 27 February 2019

A day exploring Lay Leadership in Leeds
Breathe – a contemporary Youth retreat, and don’t forget DYFerence at Cliff College Festival
plus other events going on across the District

Fairtrade Fortnight – what is your church doing?


District News – 19 February 2019

Cliff College Short Courses – an excellent way to access training for mission & ministry
35 Chapel Walk Art – 20% discount on orders before 31 March
Good News story from Stocksbridge
Plus events, training opportunities and other news from across the District and beyond …

Martyn Atkins leading the Leaders’ Network event at Cliff College


District News – 5 February 2019

District Office will be closed next week, apart from Monday morning.
Warning about Fake Emails
Cliff College are holding another Church Leaders’ Network event
Don’t forget FairTrade Fortnight !

and much more….

Cliff College – find out what courses are on offer!


District News – 29 January 2019

Looking for church involvement in Food Banks
Pews for sale
All We Can Lent Resource
Spirituality in Photography event
Plus much more …

Tim Swindell, connexional treasurer, leading a session at the District Mission Forum in Tinsley


New District Safeguarding Officer

We are delighted to announce that Howard Smedley has been appointed to be the Sheffield District Safeguarding Officer. He started in post on Monday 7 January. You can contact him by email:  safeguarding@sheffieldmethodist.org  or by phone on either 01636 815319 or 07758 239286.  


District News – 22 January 2019

Final reminder about the District Forum on Saturday.
Don’t forget to keep the District Office informed about Lay Employees!
Details of the Christian Heritage Conference in Retford
and much more

Wesley Hall was full to overflowing at their latest “Stay and Play” day.


District News – 16 January 2019

Lent resources from All We Can
Ideas for Homelessness Sunday – 27 January
Growing through Conflict training
Plus Events; Training opportunities; Job Vacancies; and other news

The covenant prayer – our re-commitment to our calling!


District News – 8 January 2019

Contact details for the new DSO – Howard Smedley
Prayer for the 350 anniversary of Sussana Wesley’s birth
Grants to put on a “Thy Kingdom Come” event

and more …

Books bought by Sheffield Circuit through a grant from Speaking Volumes (CBPT)


District News – 3 January 2019

A link to a video for a special Live Nativity presentation
A reminder about the District Forum on Mission & Ministry
Job Vacancies at Whirlow, Doncaster & Barnsley

plus much more …


District News – 19 December 2018

New DSO appointed
Last minute Christmas Gift ideas
TMCP updates
Pilgrimage to India
and much more …

Sprotborough Methodist Church celebrating 80 years!