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Welcome to MBC

Good morning and a very warm welcome to Moortown Baptist Church. MBC is a community of Christians that seeks to love God and live generously. We are an active church based in the Moortown and Alwoodley area of North Leeds, while at the same time gathering many people from surrounding towns and villages. We are a church of people from different cultures and backgrounds. We are here to help people meet God, to grow in relationship with one another and to make a difference in today's world. There are many exciting things happening here at MBC, some of which you will see highlighted below. For more information please visit our About Us page and have a browse around our site...
 


Susan celebrates her 80th!

May 21, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Susan celebrates her 80th! Unbelievably, Susan Hartley turns 80 this week! Susan has been a regular helper at Moorlunch for more years than she cares to remember and the usual excellent lunch on Wednesday was supplemented by chocolate cake. We all wish Susan many happy returns of the day. Tweet This Post
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Let’s help Alice fill her library

May 15, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Let’s help Alice fill her library During a recent Sunday morning service Alice Ngondi shared with us some of the challenges she is facing in her new job as the Head of The Elland Academy. The Elland Academy is located on Gelderd Road, Leeds and its role is to provide a high quality, effective and inclusive provision for children and young people […]
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Giving to the Nepal Earthquake Appeal

May 14, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Giving to the Nepal Earthquake Appeal A second earthquake has hit Nepal, of 7.3 magnitude, as the country attempts to recover from the 7.8 magnitude quake that hit just weeks ago. Thousands are feared dead, and many more are injured or have been made homeless. Buildings have been flattened, communities shattered and lives torn apart. Dozens of aftershocks continue to hit […]
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MBC website is 24/7

May 14, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for MBC website is 24/7 Many of you receive the MBC newsletter by email each week on a Friday morning (if you don’t then do please sign up at the top right of the home page! All you need to enter is your name and email address.) The newsletter is also tweeted our to our followers under the Twitter ID […]
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Two special celebrations in Romania

May 11, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Two special celebrations in Romania On Sunday 6th May my husband Michael and I travelled to Romania to the village of Cserefalva and joined the Hungarian Reformed church members and their many visitors to celebrate two special events. Church Rededication The first was for their church which was rededicated by the area Bishop. It was now 230 years old yet […]
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MBC gives sustenance to runners

May 11, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for MBC gives sustenance to runners As in previous years MBC was on hand to give out much needed refreshment by way of water and jelly babies to the runners in the Leeds Half Marathon. What made it even more worthwhile this year was the fact that several of the spectators joined in with running backwards and forwards in and out of […]
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How I first came to MBC; the stories just keep on coming

May 3, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for How I first came to MBC; the stories just keep on coming During the weeks leading up to our 60th Anniversary we were all invited to share how and when we first came into contact with Moortown Baptist Church. As you would expect the replies we received told many different stories; one or two even pre-date our building. As stories continue to arrive we have updated this post.
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A week on from the Nepal earthquake Debbie Drew posts an update

May 3, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for A week on from the Nepal earthquake Debbie Drew posts an update Dear Friends, “God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1. What a comfort these words have been in the ups and downs of the last week.  Today, a week since the 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, we paused to remember those affected; I don’t think any of our lives will ever […]
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MBC marks 60 years of loving God, living generously and following Christ

April 28, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for MBC marks 60 years of loving God, living generously and following Christ If last Sunday’s 60th Anniversary lunch highlighted one thing it is how very different MBC is today to fifty, twenty or even ten years ago. Of course it still has its share of old timers – I’m one of them – but in terms of age, diversity and circumstance our fellowship is becoming more and […]
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Three ways you can support the victims of the Nepal earthquake

April 27, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Three ways you can support the victims of the Nepal earthquake “BMS World Mission is already responding to the terrible earthquake that hit Nepal on 25 April, killing thousands and leaving many more homeless. We currently have 21 workers in Nepal, most of whom have been working long-term with the Nepalese people for many years. Through them and through our trusted partners on the ground, we are co-ordinating a […]
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