News

District News – 22 February

What’s on at Whirlow in March
A variety of new job vacancies
News from the connexion
and much more…

The bi-annual gathering for fellowship and food, at Hasland Methodist Church. Many thanks for the hospitality


District News – 15 Feb

Resources for Fair Trade Fortnight
Events across the District
Learning opportunities
and much more …


District News – 7 February

Resources for Lent and Fairtrade Fortnight
Concerts and other events across the District
Learning opportunities on a wide range of subjects

plus much more….

Wisewood Methodist Church showing where their light shines


District News – 1 February

Next Bishop of Sheffield announced
Details of Revd Robert Barker’s funeral
A variety of events coming up
Learning and training opportunities
and much more …

Snowdrops in Tissington – first signs of spring


District News – 24 January

Dates for your diaries, including the next Synods
A reminder about the Esther Collective, an exciting opportunity for all women aged 18-30
New Lent course from York Courses
Worship events from Art & Soul and Whirlow
and much more …

Birdwell Methodist Church, Barnsley Circuit


District News – 17 January

Support Assist by sponsoring Revd Louise Grosberg as she walks the Camino Way
All We Can have resources for Lent
The Esther Collective is coming to Sheffield
A Candle-lit vigil for Unity this Friday in Tudor Square, Sheffield
and much more….
35 Chapel Walk


District News – 10 January

Lots of learning opportunities coming up
Conferences for lay workers, ministers, and children and youth workers
News from other organisations
and more …


District News – 3 January 2017

Congratulations to Revd Jen Mullis on her OBE
UTU have a new name (and website!)
Learning opportunities with Connecting Disciples and the Esther Collective
Several job vacancies in Sheffield, Chesterfield and Peak circuits

and much more….


District News – 20 December

Thank you for sending in your news, events, job and volunteer opportunities, and training and learning events over the last year. The next mailing will be on 3 January 2017, so we take this opportunity to wish you all a very Happy Christmas.

One of the many Christmas Tree festivals that have taken place this month. This photo is from Brightholmlee in the Sheffield Circuit


Statement on poverty matters

Statement on poverty matters from the Area Church Leaders in Covenant together through Churches Together in South Yorkshire (CTSY) Jesus said that the poor will always be with us (Matthew 26:11), but he didn’t add – so that’s all right then ! Our responsibility to people in poverty never goes away.  We are called to […]


District News – 14 December

Penultimate Newsletter before we close for Christmas.
Reminders about training courses
Exciting job vacancy in Sheffield
plus more…

Tree decorating going well at Wesley Hall, Crookes


District News – 7 December

Christmas events, Learning opportunities, Training events, and job vacancies across the District,
plus news from the Methodist Connexion….

Proudly displaying some of the 500 angels at knitted at Loundsley Green, Chesterfield Circuit


District News – 29 November

Two more Christmas Events in the District
Job vacancies in the Peak Park
Volunteers needed in Stocksbridge
and more ….

A Christmas Star made from an old hymn book – sometimes things that may no longer be seen of use can be transformed into something beautiful


District Mailing – 23 November

Churches are busy with Christmas shows and concerts – let the office know about yours (and maybe how it went!)
Some exciting job vacancies in Sheffield and Doncaster
News of how you can help support those less fortunate at this time of year
Plus more…

Line dancing, one of the many activities held at The Foundry, Victoria Hall Mechodist Church, Sheffield


District Mailing – 14 November

Could your church host the African Childrens Choir in 2017?
A study day for Preachers and Leaders of Worship on themes from Methodist History
Job Vacancies in the Doncaster Circuit
and more ….

a carpet of poppy prayers at Wisewood Church, Sheffield Circuit


District Mailing – 8 November

Reminder of dates that the office will be closed
Exciting events across the District, including The Esther Collective in Sheffield
Job vacancies and Volunteer opportunities
and much more …

MWiB Christmas Fayre at Victoria Hall Methodist Church last Friday


District Mailing – 1 November

Advance notice of office closing dates
Change to the DYFerence weekend
Job Vacancies
A report on New Monasticism
And much more …

Christmas is coming!


District Mailing – 25 October

News, events learning and training opportunities and job vacancies from across the District and beyond.

Taize worship at Wesley Hall, Sheffield Circuit


District Mailing – 18 October

Support Beth Marsh, Vernon’s daughter, fundraising for the CJD Support Network
Find out more about Missional Activities in the District
CSS Foundation courses in Chesterfield
News from Methodist Church House and much more …

St Andrews Psalter Lane Church hosting the signing of the Sheffield City Covenanted Partnership in an Extended Area between the Methodist and Anglican Churches


District Mailing – 11 October

Part of the installations around the Lord’s Prayer held at Highfield Trinity Methodist Church, Sheffield Circuit


District Mailing – 5 October

Free office furniture
Details of a new photo competition
Retreat day at Whirlow and other interesting events
and much more…

Dr Hebden, the new UTU director, holds the “Welcome” book published by UTU entitled Radical Christianity: Roots and Fruits, to which he and the others contributed.


Weekly Mailing – 28 September

Anne Dyer would like your mission stories
The Methodist Church’s Advent Offering
DYFerence – Youth networking event
Whirlow Spirituality Centres events
And much more …

Hungry Hippos – as played by the TEC in Chesterfield


Weekly Mailing – 22 September

A report on Conference from a first-timer
Resources for Harvest, Advent and Christmas
Job vacancies in the region
Training for Lay Managers
and much more…

Harvest Festival at Edale in the Peak Circuit


Weekly Mailing – 14 September

Induction Days for all who are new to our District
Missional stories wanted for the One Mission Forum
Bruce Sprinsteen – the Gospel Connection at Totley Rise
All We Can workshop in Sprotbrough
MWiB District Day
And much more …

Extravagant generosity connections across the District – created at Synod