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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 Thursday in May aka Ascension Day

May 5, 2016 Graham's Blog
Thumbnail image for A Thursday in May aka Ascension Day I am writing this on Ascension Day, which many evangelical Christians simply call a Thursday in May. Is Ascension Day important? Are we missing out not celebrating it? I think there is a lot of value in Ascension Day and what got me thinking about it is all the funerals I have been involved in […]
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This Sunday it’s the Leeds Half Marathon – watch out for road closures

May 5, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for This Sunday it’s the Leeds Half Marathon – watch out for road closures The Leeds Marathon is being held this Sunday so from 9.30 – 10.45 there is restricted access on some roads near to church. Stonegate Road between Meanwood and church is closed as is King Lane from the church down to the ring road. The Leafield parking will also be closed to access during this time. […]
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An invitation to find out more about what it means to be Baptist

May 4, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for An invitation to find out more about what it means to be Baptist As a member of The Baptist Union of Great Britain, MBC like every other Baptist church does certain things certain ways. On Monday 16th of May we are hosting a short, informal get-together to unpack some of these peculiarities.
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MBC Plant Sale…

May 4, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for MBC Plant Sale… It’s now just a week until we open our doors for MBC’s sixth annual plant sale. The first was held on Saturday the 7th of May 2011. Locally Grown as it was called then raised more than £600 which was used to part fund a week long Christian adventure holiday for children in school years 3,4,5 and 6 at Abbot Hall near […]
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Tea Service – short & sweet!

May 3, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Tea Service – short & sweet! On Sunday May 15th we’re trying out a new type of Service. Laura Thompson, who is organising it promises it will be both short and sweet. See the full story here.
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Lineham Farm Photo Competition – and the winners are

May 2, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Lineham Farm Photo Competition – and the winners are The results will be announced during Sunday morning’s service. The much-awaited entries to our photographic competition appear in two separate slide-show galleries below. There are two levels or categories of competition, Under 16 and Over 16, and hence the two galleries. Each photo is tagged with a unique caption – this is what you need […]
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Contemplative Creativity Day

May 2, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Contemplative Creativity Day Saturday May 7th, 9.45-3.30 at MBC, led by Sally Baker.  Time and space to connect with God. The day will begin with coffee and pastries, followed by a chance to experiment with art materials and to learn how God can communicate with us through art and in visual ways generally (all materials provided but feel […]
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Humble Power

April 28, 2016 Graham's Blog
Thumbnail image for Humble Power Humble Power was the theme of last Sunday’s sermon which Caroline preached. This got me thinking about the words humble power – Two words that don’t seem to go together. If power is the ability to influence, create and change things then our culture shouts at us that this is not achieved by being humble. […]
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Story tellers needed for Radio Worldwide

April 25, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Story tellers needed for Radio Worldwide Here’s a message just in from Chris Singh. We, that’s Radio Worldwide have been asked to record 170 short Bible Drama programmes for children by Child Evengelical Fellowship. Each programme is only 3 minutes long. We are looking for voices of all ages: including children’s voices and they can be male, female, young or old. We […]
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Challenge, reward, best job… could you foster a teenager?

April 24, 2016 News
Thumbnail image for Challenge, reward, best job… could you foster a teenager? Leeds City Council is on the look-out for people who have the right skills, time and space, to make a real difference to children and young people in Leeds. We’re looking to recruit a variety of foster carers, specifically for young people aged 11 and over, large sibling groups and children with complex needs. Could […]
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