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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...
 


A warm welcome awaits

August 17, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for A warm welcome awaits Last Sunday morning gave us all our first opportunity to say hi to both our new members of staff at the same time; it also gave them, Chris and Shona, the chance to introduce themselves to each other. Both begin work here at MBC on September 1st, Chris Hyliger as Youth Worker and Shona Shaw as our Associate […]
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Simeon’s Watch… for one night only – MBC Wednesday 30th November

August 16, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Simeon’s Watch… for one night only – MBC Wednesday 30th November As part of an eight week national tour Riding Lights Theatre Company are once again stopping off at Moortown Baptist Church. This time, on a tour which takes the production from Solihull to Scunthorpe and from Wisbeach to the Wirral they will be presenting a play called Simeon’s Watch. Written by Bridget Foreman, Simeon’s Watch focusses in on […]
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Keep calm and ceilidh

August 15, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Keep calm and ceilidh Here’s another date for your diary. This time, though, it’s for a Ceilidh. Friday October 21st… make sure you polish up your dancing shoes!
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Tea Service, September 25th. Join us as we celebrate Harvest

August 14, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Tea Service, September 25th. Join us as we celebrate Harvest Our second Tea Service takes place at 3pm in the Music Room on September 25th. The topic this time will be Harvest. This short service is open to everyone – indeed our first one attracted more than thirty people; from babes in arms to some aged well over 90. Followed by tea and cakes this thirty to […]
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Hot news!

August 13, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Hot news! I’m sure there are a number of people in our congregation who could get quite excited about this picture… no names, no pack-drill. However, for the benefit of the majority suffice it to say that this, or should it be these, is/are our new boiler/s. Many thanks to Rod Russell for supplying this image. I’m sure […]
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Nathaniel Darling shares his thoughts following a week spent working with the Child Theology Movement

August 10, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Nathaniel Darling shares his thoughts following a week spent working with the Child Theology Movement The week before last saw a consultation on the future of the Child Theology Movement take place at High Leigh conference centre, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. This is a movement Haddon Willmer has been closely involved with from its beginnings in the late 1990s, and I was fortunate to be able to participate in last week’s consultation […]
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It’s a Lunch Club special… fish and chips 26 times

August 9, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for It’s a Lunch Club special… fish and chips 26 times When MBC’s Senior’s Worker Laura Thompson organises an Away Day she does it with some style. And last week’s Lunch Club summer special was no exception. A fifteen seater coach together with a fleet of cars ferried twenty six diners (guests and team) to Murgatroyd’s fish restaurant at Yeadon for what is now firmly established as one of their favourite jaunts. Tweet This […]
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September 2016 – a time of challenge, change and opportunity for Shona, for Chris and for MBC

August 4, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for September 2016 – a time of challenge, change and opportunity for Shona, for Chris and for MBC We all have our favourite time of year. For some – particularly for children – it’s Christmas, for others it’s the long summer holidays, for others still it’s Spring. For me, though, it’s September. September, meteorologically speaking the beginning of autumn but who can deny the beauty of that wonderful in between period when leaves turn to turning […]
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There’s only one way to follow Holiday Bible Club… MESSY CHURCH

August 2, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for There’s only one way to follow Holiday Bible Club… MESSY CHURCH For much of last week MBC was ringing with the sound of children’s voices. Holiday Bible Club was in full swing and upwards of a hundred toddlers, primary school children and their parents/carers were learning all about following Jesus. Not surprisingly, then, those charged with planning last Sunday’s morning service were more than keen to encourage clubbers to […]
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Ross Bromley returns to Uganda to work on remote water project

August 2, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Ross Bromley returns to Uganda to work on remote water project In April 2015 we reported on a trip MBC member Ross Bromley was making to Uganda. Then, working with an organisation of Christian engineers called Christian Engineers in Development. Ross was employing his skills as a professional engineer to help provide water to people living in the remote area around Kisya Kagaana by installing upwards of […]
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