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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...
 


Easter Sunday – 10.30am

April 15, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Easter Sunday – 10.30am Easter is a new dawn that is about promise, hope, life and reconciliation. Easter is a dawn, so it is coming out of darkness. Easter is all about Jesus and the cross. So Christ is not Jesus’ surname, it’s the title given to the “anointed one” the promised one, crucified and raised, the one who […]
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Countdown to MBC’s plant sale – Saturday 3rd May

April 15, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Countdown to MBC’s plant sale – Saturday 3rd May In 2013, despite what for gardeners had been one of the most challenging springs in living memory, MBC’s annual plant sale raised a total of £1,350. This was divided between two local charities, the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store and PACE (Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation). This year’s sale which takes place between 10am and 12 […]
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The beauty of creation, right here on our very own doorstep

April 15, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for The beauty of creation, right here on our very own doorstep “And why do you worry about clothes? Look at the flowers in the field. See how they grow. They don’t work or make clothes for themselves. But I tell you that even Solomon with his riches was not dressed as beautifully as one of these flowers”. Matthew Chapter 6, verses 28 – 29.   Tweet […]
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Easter craft… from the last supper to the resurrection, a morning of creative learning

April 14, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Easter craft…  from the last supper to the resurrection, a morning of creative learning Today, with MBC’s usual Monday morning coffee and cake session taking place in the foyer our Children’s Worker Cas Stoodley extended an invitation to anyone of any age come along and try their hand at a number of Easter based crafts. These ranged from potting up mini Easter gardens and making egg filled crispy buns […]
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Rembrandt and the Bible, an exhibition at Temple Newsam House: 8 April 2014 – 20th July 2014

April 13, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Rembrandt and the Bible, an exhibition at Temple Newsam House: 8 April 2014 – 20th July 2014 To coincide with Easter, this exhibition examines Rembrandt’s series of etchings, illustrating stories from both the Old and New Testament.  Highlights include the later monumental series of prints depicting the Life of Christ and Rembrandt’s most ambitious etching ‘The Hundred Guilder Print’. In nearly all his works Rembrandt’s emphasis resides in the detail of facial […]
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Holy Week begins with home-made palms, crosses, cards and a cake

April 13, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Holy Week begins with home-made palms, crosses, cards and a cake On Palm Sunday, following on from Day Care’s smaller and more intimate ceremony it was time for the whole church to say thank you to Irene Wyatt as she prepares to hand over control of MBC’s weekly lunch club for the elderly to our new Seniors Worker Angie Wheatley. After last Wednesday’s flowers and gifts, today, […]
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Thursday at Barcaple

April 11, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Thursday at Barcaple We’ve received plenty of pictures but not many words about our youngster’s third full day at Barcaple. However, what is clear is that whether they are mountain biking in the hills or canoeing on the loch everyone is having a great time.
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Abbie Stone reports on our youngsters second full day at Barcaple

April 10, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Abbie Stone reports on our youngsters second full day at Barcaple This morning (Wednesday) at Barcaple the orange group went up and did the challenge course and the blind trial, at the end of the challenge course it ended with a smashed egg all over Lauren when the egg smashed in her hand and then all over her as she was going across on the swings. Also […]
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As Irene steps down Day Care says thank you

April 10, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for As Irene steps down Day Care says thank you As many of you will already know, after many years at the helm Irene Wyatt will soon be handing over the job of coordinating Day Care, one of MBC’s longest running and most respected projects to our new Seniors Worker Angie Wheatley. With just the odd break Day Care, which is a lunch club for […]
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An update from Barcaple

April 9, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for An update from Barcaple Our journey from Leeds to Barcaple was great, and apart from the driver having absolutely no idea where we were going quite uneventful. Anyway what’s a half hour detour between friends! After dinner came our first evening session at which Gary introduced the theme of the week, The Lords Prayer, and together we explored the significance of […]
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