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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...
 


How I first came to MBC

April 27, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for How I first came to MBC “Michael, who had come to an Alpha course brought me about three years ago.  I have been a Christian since I was 19 and had gone to a different church beforehand.” “The first visit was on Easter Sunday 1971.  We were greeted at the door by a real pleasant gentleman who had a smile which […]
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Chris, Debbie and family safe and well following Nepal earthquake

April 26, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Chris, Debbie and family safe and well following Nepal earthquake Here is the transcript of an email Debbie and Chris Drew sent to family and friends from Nepal following last Saturday’s devastating earthquake. We’ll be publishing more information as and when we receive it. Dear All.  Some of you received a little update from us yesterday and we had problems sending to some.  We just wanted […]
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It’s a bumper crop as MBC Plant Sale raises over £1,400

April 21, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for It’s a bumper crop as MBC Plant Sale raises over £1,400 Another year, another plant sale and another record take! Last weekend MBC’s fifth annual plant sale proved the most successful ever when £1,454 was raised for two charities. This year Nicky Gibb and her team decided that PACE (Parents against Child Sexual Exploitation) and Simon on the Streets would be the beneficiaries of this amazingly popular […]
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Now safely back in Leeds, Ross Bromley tells us more about his work with CED in Uganda

April 21, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Now safely back in Leeds, Ross Bromley tells us more about his work with CED in Uganda Having finished surveys at Kisya, Philip (the CED Uganda representative) and I travelled to the dryer areas between Kisya and Kampala. Here (left) Philip is testing out a pump installed in 2012 which has just been used by a member of the community to collect water. The traditional form of water collection is to trap […]
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In their latest prayer letter BMS missionaries Gill Thurgood and Harland Rivas share their Amazon adventures

April 20, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for In their latest prayer letter BMS missionaries Gill Thurgood and Harland Rivas share their Amazon adventures Hola, from a very wet Iquitos. For the last 6 weeks we seem to have woken up every morning to rain pounding on our tin roof. Though the rain makes the nights cooler and more conducive to sleep, we havefungus growing in the most unexpected of places and our clothes and furniture have that unmistakeable […]
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Friday: Rosie Richardson files a late night report from Barcaple

April 17, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Friday: Rosie Richardson files a late night report from Barcaple Day 4 and 5 of Barcaple Thursday (too busy for blogging!! Sorry if you thought we died) and Friday were both very very packed days. Thursday’s activities included canoeing, mountain biking challenge course and initiatives in groups. What made it better was that the sun decided to say hello to Barcaple. The weather was lovely […]
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Bring & Share lunch to celebrate MBC’s 60th anniversary – April 26th

April 16, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Bring & Share lunch to celebrate MBC’s 60th anniversary – April 26th On Sunday 26th of April we are marking Moortown Baptist Church’s 60th anniversary by holding a Bring & Share lunch. Please bring enough sandwiches, savouries or cake to feed everyone in your party and some to share. It would be really helpful if all food could be dropped off in the kitchen immediately before the […]
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Barcaple, Thursday: No news is good news… presumably they’re catching up on some sleep

April 16, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Barcaple, Thursday: No news is good news… presumably they’re catching up on some sleep Still awaiting the latest update from Barcaple, so I can only presume that they are all catching up on some sleep. However, Kate has sent us a few pictures which show yesterday’s trip to a very sunny Castle Douglas and also just how versatile our Gary really is. Tweet This Post
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An update from Ross Bromley on the work he is doing with Christian Engineers in Development in Uganda

April 15, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for An update from Ross Bromley on the work he is doing with Christian Engineers in Development in Uganda MBC’s Ross Bromley is currently in Uganda working with an organisation of Christian engineers, called CED. Ross is there primarily to use his skills as a professional engineer with the support of his employer but also to follow his sense of God’s calling on his life. Please pray for Ross and his family while he […]
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Rosie’s Barcaple blog; canoeing cancelled… crocs in the loch!

April 15, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Rosie’s Barcaple blog; canoeing cancelled… crocs in the loch! Thanks to a wonderful night’s sleep of listening to the boys wrestle each other on the spare mattress across the hall, everyone was ecstatic to wake up the following morning. Kate was definitely not happy with the 2am party. But none the less everyone made it to breakfast on time for the classy potato waffles […]
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