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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...
 


Road closures mean there will be no morning service at MBC on Sunday June 12th

May 23, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Road closures mean there will be no morning service at MBC on Sunday June 12th World Triathlon Day Sunday 12th June 2016 Due to road closures there will be no morning service at MBC on 12th June. Instead we will be holding a special evening service 6pm for 6.30pm. If you wish to watch the races from MBC the athletes will be passing church at approx. the following times: Amateurs […]
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Trinity Sunday – when according to Graham 225 + 1 equals 1 and Ruth and Naomi are welcomed into the family

May 22, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Trinity Sunday – when according to Graham 225 + 1 equals 1 and Ruth and Naomi are welcomed into the family Despite Graham’s best efforts to confuse us (see headline) Sunday mornings service was very special. Firstly it was Trinity Sunday, the day Christian celebrate the doctrine of the Trinity, the three Persons of God: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit and secondly because it was our pleasure to join Tabea and Ben Powell (not forgetting […]
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It’s fish & chips all round as LMFS – MBC’s home-grown charity marks it’s 30th Anniversary

May 22, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for It’s fish & chips all round as LMFS – MBC’s home-grown charity marks it’s 30th Anniversary Thirty years in business is a significant achievement for any company, let alone one which started its life as this one did. Often such an occasion calls for great celebration; a champagne reception in a swanky hotel or a dinner where guests are addressed by a distinguished speaker. However, at The Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store it was decided to mark the 30th […]
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Being Baptist – Graham’s blog

May 19, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Being Baptist – Graham’s blog What is a Baptist? Moortown Baptist Church is an increasingly diverse church and this is something we welcome. One aspect of this diversity is that we are a gathering of Christians who come from many different backgrounds – some are Baptist and some are not. Once again this is to be welcomed and is something […]
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MBC’s first ever Tea Service spans the ages

May 18, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for MBC’s first ever Tea Service spans the ages Last Sunday more than 30 people, including two babes in arms, attended our first ever Tea Service. With an age range of 10 weeks to 90 years there’s no wonder that organiser Laura Thompson had little time to dash around taking pictures. What she did send us, however, were two images – one taken before and one taken after showing […]
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Deacons elections – Tuesday May 24th

May 16, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Deacons elections – Tuesday May 24th Nominations for deacons to serve on the MBC Leadership Team are Phil (who has served one three year term and is seeking re-election) Abi  and Janis. The election will take place at our next Church Meeting which will start at 7.45pm on Tuesday 24th May. You can read a profile of each candidate below. Philomena Commons In […]
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A thousand thanks, plant sale proceeds top £1,000

May 14, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for A thousand thanks, plant sale proceeds top £1,000 Our 6th annual plant sale has raised over £1,000. In just two hours scores of people snapped up everything from a begonia to a bean stalk. Organised this year by Jenny Dixon (pictured above) the sale – complimented by a fabulous selection of cakes once again proved to be one of MBC’s most successful events. This year […]
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MBC Plant Sale, 14th May, 10am – 12noon

May 12, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for MBC Plant Sale, 14th May, 10am – 12noon House plants – vegetable seedlings – bedding plants – perennial garden plants At 10am this coming Saturday – 14th May – we open our doors for MBC’s sixth annual plant sale. The first was held on Saturday the 7th of May 2011. Locally Grown as it was called then raised more than £600 which was used to part fund a week […]
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An invitation to find out more about what it means to be Baptist

May 11, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for An invitation to find out more about what it means to be Baptist As a member of The Baptist Union of Great Britain, MBC like every other Baptist church does certain things certain ways. On Monday 16th of May we are hosting a short, informal get-together to unpack some of these peculiarities.
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Young Sam scoops up Big Day Out photo award

May 10, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Young Sam scoops up Big Day Out photo award The overall winner of our Lineham Farm photo competition is Sam Joyce. Eight year old Sam’s pic of a solitary sheep is the perfect example of when less is more. In the adult section the winner, when notified of his/her success came over all shy and asked to remain anonymous! Well done to all those who submitted images. […]
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