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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...
 


Nativity, carols and on Christmas Day a show and tell with a difference

December 17, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Nativity, carols and on Christmas Day a show and tell with a difference This coming Sunday is lining up to one of the busiest in our year. At 10.30am it’s time for our nativity play which this time can best described as “fairly traditional with just the odd reference to things you’d struggle to find in the bible.” Whilst at 6pm there’s our carol service which as usual is […]
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Back by popular demand Rewind to Christmas returns to the road

December 16, 2014 Children
Thumbnail image for Back by popular demand Rewind to Christmas returns to the road Following on from our hugely successful home based Rewind to Christmas Cas Stoodley and her team have once again taken the project on the road. Margaret Brownlee’s school in Castleford was our venue. With the addition of the wicked King Herod and a very grand Roman Emperor -Tricia Bainbridge and Graham Brownlee respectively, all our […]
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Part time administrator required at Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store – full details here

December 16, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Part time administrator required at Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store – full details here The Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store is seeking to recruit a part time administrator to work in its Seacroft offices. A full job description and an application form can be found by going to www.leedsandmoortown.org.uk and following the home page link. Tweet This Post
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BMS missionaries Gill Thurgood and Harland Rivas share some interesting facts about Christmas in Peru

December 16, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for BMS missionaries Gill Thurgood and Harland Rivas share some interesting facts about Christmas in Peru In their latest prayer letter one of the missionary families that MBC supports, Gill Thurgood, Harland Rivas and their daughters Ingny and Lilia, report on a ladies retreat, a new bread oven, training and some interesting facts about Christmas in Peru.
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MBC evangelism team joins Christmas shoppers at M&S

December 15, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for MBC evangelism team joins Christmas shoppers at M&S Last Saturday Pete Jorysz and a hardy bunch of festive worshippers headed out to M&S on Harrogate Road to spread a bit of festive cheer. A team of eight went to hand out Christmas chocolates and put a smile on people’s faces, and they were accompanied by members of the MBC choir. As well as giving […]
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Leadership… not methods and techniques but qualities and behaviour

December 15, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Leadership… not methods and techniques but qualities and behaviour In Hebrew scripture the word “leader” is most noticeable by its absence. That, says Rev Dr Kate Coleman, is because rather than the word being classed as a noun, a name given to one who leads, the Old Testament notion is less something bestowed on a person from without and more behavioural. In other words being […]
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A decidedly chilly start to a new life in Christ

December 15, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for A decidedly chilly start to a new life in Christ Never mind the whys and wherefores, they’re not important, the fact is that somehow a message from the Chinese Church saying that they wished to bring their baptism service forward by a week slipped under MBC’s radar. This meant that by the time realisation dawned – 10.30am Sunday, just three and a half hours before the re-scheduled […]
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MBC takes Christmas Joy to the Streets

December 10, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for MBC takes Christmas Joy to the Streets On Saturday 13th, a team of eight from MBC head out to cheer up Christmas shoppers outside M&S on Harrogate Road, by handing out free Christmas goodies accompanied by the angelic tones of the MBC Choir at 11.30am (albeit a slimmed down version)! We hope to put a smile on people’s faces and make available […]
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Explore: session two… Kate Coleman looks at leadership from the inside-out

December 10, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Explore: session two… Kate Coleman looks at leadership from the inside-out An invitation from Sally Nelson for you to attend session two of Explore – a YBA programme aimed at leadership development. Dear Friends. Don’t forget: Explore is at Moortown BC this Saturday morning with coffee from about 9 am. Rev’d Dr Kate Coleman (left) the popular speaker on leadership matters, will take us deeper into the character […]
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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

December 10, 2014 Children
Thumbnail image for It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas If anything brings the best out of MBC’s children’s ministry it’s the lead up to Christmas. That’s the time our Sunday School groups focus in on making some amazing craft, or they sneak out of our morning service for secret nativity rehearsals. It’s also when we hold our Gift Service and when hundreds and hundreds of local […]
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