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Welcome to MBC

Good evening 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...
 


Who do you think you are?

September 3, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Who do you think you are? Currently there is a fascination for looking back into family history to find out who we are. Now delving into the past does not give us that information, instead it gives us glimpses into where we have come from, with some intriguing threads and surprising twists. The book of Ephesians takes us on a journey […]
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Prayer for North Korea

September 1, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Prayer for North Korea With North Korea in the news again at present, this is just a reminder that a small group meets monthly for a Prayer Breakfast focussing on North Korea. This is usually held on the first Sunday of each month, and the idea is to take part in a time of prayer and then walk to […]
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Check out what’s back on and when as MBC swings into it’s autumn programme

August 31, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Check out what’s back on and when as MBC swings into it’s autumn programme In terms of what you might call hard news, when I was working for the Daily Mail we had a name for the back end of July, the whole of August and the beginning of September… we called it the silly season; parliament was closed for its summer recess which meant that until the party […]
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MBC social and chat at the Queen’s Arms – first Friday of each month

August 31, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for MBC social and chat at the Queen’s Arms – first Friday of each month Starting this Friday (September 4th) and continuing on every first Friday in the month there’s an invitation to everyone to come together for a social and chat evening at The Queen’s Arms on Harrogate Road; gathering from 7.30pm. More info from John Bell or Catherine Henderson. Tweet This Post
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The Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store, almost 30 years on and what began life here at MBC as a heartfelt urge to help is still responding to need

August 31, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for The Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store, almost 30 years on and what began life here at MBC as a heartfelt urge to help is still responding to need For many people Moortown Baptist Church’s links with The Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store will be something of a mystery. So as the Store counts down to its thirtieth anniversary here in a nutshell is an account of how in 1986 the efforts of a small group of MBC members led to the formation of […]
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Community BBQ, Saturday September 12th

August 31, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Community BBQ, Saturday September 12th Just under a year ago a number of people from MBC got involved in something called Living Local. The idea behind the LL project is to build and enhance community cohesion on and around Moortown’s Lingfield estate. The group’s first event took place back in January at Allerton Church of England Primary School when those who attended […]
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Messy Church meets Sunday morning

August 27, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Messy Church meets Sunday morning Last Sunday morning 23rd August the service was church with a difference. There were 12 activity stations, refreshments in the middle of the service, a short talk, worship and prayer. The activities were devised so that people of all ages could access them at different levels, with some just enjoying the process of making and […]
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The Drama of Living: Becoming Wise in the Spirit. “A deeply moving, illuminating book” says Haddon Willmer, one we should all read

August 25, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for The Drama of Living: Becoming Wise in the Spirit. “A deeply moving, illuminating book” says Haddon Willmer, one we should all read I have just read a deeply moving, illuminating book, The Drama of Living: Becoming Wise in the Spirit (Canterbury Press, 2014). It is so good I would like to persuade all my friends to read it. The author is David Ford (left) until recently Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Cambridge, not only a learned, […]
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Contemplative Creativity – a time and space to connect with God

August 18, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Contemplative Creativity – a time and space to connect with God This offers a relaxed morning and a contemplative afternoon from 9.45am – 3.30pm on Saturday 12th September at Stainbeck URC, Meanwood. Further information from Sally Baker or phone 07946 592 117. The cost is £8.50 and all materials will be provided, unless you would like to bring your own. Be reassured, no artistic ability is necessary! […]
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Dave Keir’s wraps up his month in Mongolia with a debrief video and some pictorial feedback

August 18, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Dave Keir’s wraps up his month in Mongolia with a debrief video and some pictorial feedback For three weeks during July 2015 Dave Keir, Judith Callaghan, Rosie Carter and Gina Chang were one of 9 teams taking part in the Amity Foundations Summer English Programme in China. The aim of the programme is to support Chinese primary and secondary school teachers of English to improve their English speaking and listening skills. […]
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