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.

District Youth Co-ordinator

Following the resignation of George Dixon-Gough, the District is currently evaluating this role. Queries about the youth work in the district can be emailed to: youth@sheffieldmethodist.org .

Sheffield District Mission Policy

Developing a positive culture for discipleship through learning, changing and joining in.
You can view the full policy here, and also download a printable version to share.

Methodist Conference

Hilary Lyndon writes about her experience attending Conference for the first time in July 2016

It was also an opportunity to celebrate our Chair’s birthday!

District Office

The District Office,
Room 47, Victoria Hall Methodist Church,
Tel: 0114 270 9990 / 0114 430 0255
The Office hours are:
Monday to Friday 10:00 – 13:00

Peak Park Rural Development Enabler

A new project was established at the beginning of 2013 to run initially for 5 years.  This is a unique project not only because it’s a cooperative venture between three local Districts (Sheffield, Manchester & Stockport, and Nottingham & Derby) but because it’s centred on a National Park.

Autumn Synod 2014

The Autumn 2014 Synod was an opportunity to meet with colleagues across the District and to engage in conversations about how we engage with the younger members of our churches and to start to look at taking the bible seriously.
You can read an informal report and see some of the presentations from the day.

Chair of the District

Message from Rev Gill Newton For the last eight years, I have had a wonderful time serving God and the church in Cheshire.  Nevertheless, it is a great joy and a privilege to be returning to Yorkshire, the county in which I began my ministry in 1997, and to have this opportunity to share some […]

District Synod

The District Synod meets twice a year – a morning meeting in the autumn and a longer one in the spring. The venue moves around the District, with each Circuit taking it in turns to act as hosts.

Fairtrade District

In 2012 Sheffield District became an official Fairtrade District with over half the churches in the District becoming “Fair Trade” churches.
However, we don’t want to stop there – ideally we would like 100% of the Methodist churches in our District to be Fairtrade.