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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...
 


Inside Out Insight

August 2, 2015 Graham's Blog
“Inside Out” is the latest film from Pixar (the people who brought us Toy Story). Impressed by the reviews I was determined to catch it at the cinema. I suggested to Margaret that we go together, but she was concerned that we would look out of place if we went without the company of an […]
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An amazing stained glass window throws new light into MBC’s sanctuary

July 30, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for An amazing stained glass window throws new light into MBC’s sanctuary Last week in our report of the first of our Moorfun, Messy Church summer specials we mentioned how a new “stained glass window” was taking shape in MBC’s sanctuary. Well now it’s finished. Made from all sorts of material – from crepe paper to gel-paint the window’s twelve panels depict many of the topics looked […]
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Messy Moorfun’s second session takes up the stories

July 30, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Messy Moorfun’s second session takes up the stories Jesus’ stories was the theme of our second Moorfun, Messy Church summer special. With a dozen separate tables each focussing on one specific story there was no end of variation for our 120 visitors. As usual the craft was amazing: my favourites were the tiny lost sheep who with the aid of a few strands of wool […]
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After two weeks teaching English in Huining, one of China’s poorest areas Jane, Kate and Lawrence share their stories

July 28, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for After two weeks teaching English in Huining, one of China’s poorest areas Jane, Kate and Lawrence share their stories The Gansu Team – Jane, Kate and Lawrence were based in Huining City, Gansu Province which is perhaps one of the poorest of China’s provinces, in the far north west of the country. It has a very arid, almost desert like climate as the Gobi desert is not far away! It was relatively cool which […]
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MBC’s baptism pics make a splash both on line and in print

July 28, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for MBC’s baptism pics make a splash both on line and in print Following the posting of a selection of pictures taken at our recent baptism service MBC’s Facebook account enjoyed its best ever day. After twenty four hours the snaps had had more than 1,000 views; a figure that now, ten days on stands at 2,663. Add to this the 621 views that a follow up post […]
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A live update on Beth McEwan’s trip to India

July 27, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for A live update on Beth McEwan’s trip to India A couple of months ago Beth McEwan (that’s Beth on the right of our picture) told us all about a rather unusual school field trip that she and a number of other students from Abbey Grange High School were planning to make to the Kerala region of India. As part of her fund-raising campaign Beth set about baking and selling home made […]
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Good morning Moortown, Mongolia calling

July 26, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Good morning Moortown, Mongolia calling Over the years Moortown Baptist Church has had the great pleasure of listening to guest speakers from just about each and every corner of the world. Today, however was a first. That’s because this morning live via Skype from Chifeng, China (time-wise seven hours ahead of the UK ahead and an as-the-crow-flies distance of over 5,000 miles away) it was Dave […]
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A Glimpse into North Korea – Friday 7th August 7:30 pm @ MBC

July 23, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for A Glimpse into North Korea – Friday 7th August 7:30 pm @ MBC Join us on Friday 7th August at 7.30 pm to hear Dr Stephen Price report on his recent trip to North Korea where he led a team teaching North Korean doctors. For a flyer please click on this link. A Glimpse into North Korea Tweet This Post
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Moorfun’s Messy summer gets off to a great start

July 23, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Moorfun’s Messy summer gets off to a great start When MBC’s Children’s Worker Cas Stoodley first came up with the idea of replacing our traditional Holiday Bible Club with a series of three Moorfun, Messy Church summer specials she was more than a little concerned about taking such a bold step: today proved she need have had no such fears. With over a hundred […]
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Stand or sit… six baptisms make July 19th a truly joyful day

July 21, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Stand or sit… six baptisms make July 19th a truly joyful day Supported by family and friends six people, each from a very different walk of life came together last Sunday to be baptised. One by one Pat Martin, Joyce Blair, Leanne Carter, Yasin Eliasy, Mulugeta Hussain, & Sanay Fsaha each made a number of solemn promises before passing (one way or another) through the waters of baptism. This really […]
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