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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...
 


Prayer feedback

July 2, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Prayer feedback There was much good feedback from the recent two weeks of prayer. In the attached PDF files you can read what was shared over this time. Certain themes have come through strongly, including confession, love, unity, diversity, a new radical/just focus, overcoming fear and being spiritually open and ready. Prayer_Feedback 1 Prayer_Feedback 2 After our […]
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Breakthrough…

July 2, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Breakthrough… Another great Breakthrough service led by Pete and Gary and ably supported by an excellent worship band. Plenty of time for worship and prayer and a palpable feeling of the Holy Spirit being in the building. If you haven’t come to one of our Breakthrough services before, try and make a date to come along […]
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A farewell lunch for Pete and Steph Jorysz – Sunday July 19th

July 1, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for A farewell lunch for Pete and Steph Jorysz – Sunday July 19th Our Minister in Training, Pete Jorysz, has now finished his Baptist College training and will soon be leaving us to become pastor of Stocksfield Baptist Church, Northumberland. Pete’s ordination at Stocksfield, which is twelve miles west of Newcastle, will take place at 11am on 26th September and anyone from MBC who would like to attend […]
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Moorfun, Messy Summer: when it comes to craft material, you name it – we need it

July 1, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Moorfun, Messy Summer: when it comes to craft material, you name it – we need it It’s not unusual, particularly at this time of year for Cas Stoodley – MBC’s Children’s Worker to make an appeal for what can only be described as some pretty quirky stuff. Well this year she has excelled! It’s all in aid of ensuring that at our three Messy Summer sessions: July 23, July 30 and August […]
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Tuesday 7th July – Leeds Citizens Public Assembly

June 30, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Tuesday 7th July – Leeds Citizens Public Assembly Leeds Citizens is holding a public assembly on 7th July at the Centenary Pavilion, Leeds United Football Club, Elland Road, LS11 0ES 7pm – 9.30pm. This is an assembly of communities working together for social justice and change in Leeds. Gatherings of involved groups of people across the City Campus on mental health, public transport, […]
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In France, as John and Sue Wilson’s church continues to grow it’s time to relocate

June 30, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for In France, as John and Sue Wilson’s church continues to grow it’s time to relocate BMS World Mission pastors and church planters John and Sue Wilson became part of the Lyons Baptist Church family 15 years ago. It was a very different place then. The congregation was small and older, they could all fit on one bench and there was nothing for the young people. Now, they are beyond capacity, […]
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The role of the Church in the new Political Situation

June 30, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for The role of the Church in the new Political Situation LCTiM is the ecumenical body for the church in the city and involves all major Christian denominations as well as the other Christian groups, projects, and individuals who are not part of a denominational structure. LCTiM brings together the traditions across Leeds to focus on the kinds of ideas, discussion and communication that fuels action. […]
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Could you support Leeds Credit Union?

June 30, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Could you support Leeds Credit Union? As part of Leeds Citizens’ work on poverty, we are running a sign up drive for Credit Unions. This is in response to stories of people experiencing debt and feeling forced to borrow money from high cost lenders with extremely high rates of interest. Leeds City Credit Union offers services for savers and borrowers. To save regularly, you can set up a £13 per month standing order (£5 unwaged); this goes directly to the Credit Union to help them offer loans to people needing to borrow money at affordable rates (usually people who do not have access to high street banking services). People who need to borrow money from the Credit Union can do so by opening an account and applying for a loan straight away.
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Diane’s dare-devil way of raising money for Moortots

June 24, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Diane’s dare-devil way of raising money for Moortots For most people, when it comes to choosing the most effective way of raising funds for a good cause it usually boils down to one of say half a dozen tried and tested options: a sponsored swim/walk or run, wearing something silly or (for men) growing a moustache. However, for Diane Towns, MBC’s Moortots leader, […]
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Men’s Breakfast – with Tom Chigbo from Leeds Citizens

June 24, 2015 News
Thumbnail image for Men’s Breakfast –  with Tom Chigbo from Leeds Citizens A lot of familiar faces came along to the MBC Men’s Breakfast on 20 June to take advantage of the “all you can eat for £5″ offer, in spite of it being a suggested day of fasting! We’ll have to check the diary more carefully next time. Tom Chigbo from Leeds Citizens was invited along […]
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