The calling of the Methodist Church is to respond to the gospel of God’s love in Christ and to live out its discipleship in worship and mission.
God loves you unconditionally, no strings attached. That’s the good news.
In response to this gift, there are twelve things that we do individually and together as we grow as followers of Jesus, which help us to worship God, serve others, be evangelistic, and learn and care together. None of this makes God love you any more - but they may help you realise how deeply you are loved by God. As far as we are able, with God’s help,
The Methodist Church in Britain website.
Official web site. Introduction to Methodism, history, explanation of church structure, beliefs.
Darlington District website.
The Darlington District's vision is to support and encourage Christian communities to develop in ways that attract people to Jesus Christ reflect God's presence in the world explore and demonstrate ways to follow Christ and promote God's rule in contemporary society by the power of the Holy Spirit
Weardale Methodist Church.
Weardale Methodist Church, is set in the heart of beautiful Weardale in County Durham, in the North East of England
The Methodist Relief and Development Fund (MRDF) makes small miracles possible for people living in the world’s poorest communities through long-term development, emergency relief and campaigning against the causes of poverty. MRDF works in partnership with local organisations in 22 of the world’s poorest countries, helping individuals and communities to transform their lives and become more self-sufficient. MRDF’s partner organisations work with people on the basis of greatest need, not religion or race. For more information, visit www.mrdf.org.uk.
MHA is a charity providing care, accommodation and support services for older people throughout Britain. We are one of the most respected charitable care provider in the sector and amongst the largest charities in Britain, providing award winning services and specialist dementia care to older people for nearly 70 years
Action for Children is a UK children’s charity committed to helping the most vulnerable and neglected children and young people break through injustice, deprivation and inequality, so they can achieve their full potential. We specialise in working with children and young people whose families need support, who are in care, who are disabled or who experience severe difficulties in their lives. This means our work is focused around our vision of a world where all children and young people have a sense of belonging, and are loved and valued; a world where they can fulfil their potential and experience the joy of life.
Text Week is an online lectionary resource outlining the weeks text and linking to resources for this text. It is searchable by date, theme and scripture passage.
Earth4All is an international initiative to accelerate the systems-change we need for an equitable future on a finite planet.
The next ten years must see the fastest economic transformation in history.
It is time to upgrade our economic system.