Virtual Coffee and Prayer – Wednesday 1st April 10.00am.
Grab your favourite cup or mug, fill it with coffee or tea (or whatever you prefer!) and join us for a chat followed by prayer
Virtual coffee morning and prayers
Time: Apr 1, 2020 10:00 AM London
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 970 671 986
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Please note that no activities, including Sunday worship, will take place at Stoke Newington (High Street) church until Monday 24th March. Services and activities at the Green Lanes church will continue as normal. Sunday services will begin at Green Lanes at 11.00am as normal.
The Methodist Church in Hackney and Stoke Newington
Come and discuss our understanding of human relationships, including co=habitation marriage, divorce and singleness.
How do we respond as Methodists to contemporary questions?
During Lent: each Wednesday at Clapton Methodist Church,
and each Thursday at
Stoke Newington Methodist Church
Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th March
God has made us to be in (sexual) relationships and God guides our relating
Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th March
Perspectives on singleness and divorce
Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th March
What makes a marriage?
Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th March
Widening our definition and practice of marriage
Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd April
Next steps for the Methodist Church
Each week the same material will be presented on Wednesday and Thursday so you can mix and match sessions, but it will help you understand the breadth of the issues if you attend one session every week. The studies will be led by Rev Andrew, Rev Hazel and our Church and Community Worker, Theresa.
Job Type: Full Time
Contract Type: 1 year Fixed-Term
Salary: circa £21,000
Closing Date: Tuesday 25 February 2020
You can lead the Methodist Church in combating the climate crisis and caring for God’s world.
We are seeking two young Methodists* to form part of a new international climate justice team. The team will spend the next year creating and developing the vision, branding and strategy for a high-impact campaign that encourages Methodist people and churches around the world to engage more deeply with climate justice.
You will also get the chance to visit colleagues overseas, and attend the COP26 in Glasgow, and associated Youth Summit in Italy.
*It is a genuine occupational requirement that the post-holders be aged 18-29 and be members of the Methodist Church.
Interview Date: 03-Mar-2020
God in love unites us.
God makes human beings to enjoy life in all its fullness and this means that we live in relationships with others. However, Christians have interpreted what that means in different ways, and the
Methodist Church has been on a pilgrimage for many years. The latest report and materials to help us discern the next steps on that journey are here:https://www.methodist.org.uk/about-us/the-methodist-church/marriage-and-relationships-2019/
Carols on the Steps
Monday 16 December 2019
4.30 – 5.30
On the Town Hall steps, Mare St E8
Carols at St Joseph’s Hospice, 6pm – 7pm
COME and join local schools in singing traditional Christmas carols on the steps of Hackney Town Hall.
Join a special service of carols and readings at St Joseph’s hospice, in the presence of Cllr Kam Adams, Speaker (civic mayor) of Hackney
Christmas address by our own Rev Andrew
The Joint Public Issues Team of the Baptist Union of Great Britain, the Church of Scotland, the Methodist Church and the United Reformed Church are asking us to think seriously about the forthcoming General Election. They encourage us to ‘Love, Pray, Vote’. Follow this link to find out why and how:
The Borough’s Church Deans Half Term Party at Dalston Methodist Church went well on Monday evening – lots of food, games, music, hand and face painting – and a great goody bag to take home. “We want to make contact with children, and their families, before they get to teenage years where they get drawn into knife and gang problems, ” said Ruth Gray, Salvation Army Borough Dean. “We hope it will be the start of Churches in the Borough engaging in some joint children’s events.”