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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...
 


Ahead of our Environmental plan A series Graham shares some thoughts

February 16, 2017 Graham's Blog
Thumbnail image for Ahead of our Environmental plan A series Graham shares some thoughts The peril of our planet and society is much to the fore. If we pause to view and consider we are surely aware of the level of deforestation, pollution, hunger and displacement that litters our earth. One wonders why we don’t act. Mark Hertsgaard wrote: “Many people tell themselves that dangers like global warming are […]
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An environmental plan A – Caring for God’s Creation. Introducing an occasional series that takes a serious look at environmental issues

February 16, 2017 News
Thumbnail image for An environmental plan A – Caring for God’s Creation. Introducing an occasional series that takes a serious look at environmental issues At times, we slip into a view that God is only concerned with human beings. Actually, the Bible tells of God’s much wider concern. In Genesis, we learn that all the universe is created by God and all is seen by God as good. God forms humans out of the creation – the dust of […]
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MBC helps Messy Church perfect an exciting new venture

February 15, 2017 Children
Thumbnail image for MBC helps Messy Church perfect an exciting new venture MBC is one of just thirty three UK churches chosen to trial a new, exciting outreach venture. Messy Church does Science is a project that builds on established programmes in order to bring a hands-on, 21st century approach to the link between a Christian understanding of Creation and science. At Moortown our Children’s Worker, Cas Stoodley, and her […]
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Drew News… an update from Nepal

February 15, 2017 News
Thumbnail image for Drew News… an update from Nepal Now safely back in Nepal Chris, Debbie, Rebekah, Sam, Tabia and Joshua Drew bring us up to date with their latest news.
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Fairtrade fortnight – 27th Feb to 12th March

February 15, 2017 News
Thumbnail image for Fairtrade fortnight – 27th Feb to 12th March This year the Fairtrade organisation is holding it’s annual awareness fortnight between February 27th and March 12th. This means that here at MBC Roger Robson and his Beehive team will be manning their stall after the morning service on March 12th and again (just ahead of Easter) on April 2nd. As in previous years the […]
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Are you interested in teaching in China?

February 14, 2017 News
Thumbnail image for Are you interested in teaching in China? The Amity Summer English Teaching Programme in China for 2017 (9th July to 6th August) includes one week of orientation and three weeks of teaching working with Chinese English teachers in one of China’s rural provinces. Amity Foundation, is a Chinese Christian Organisation created in 1985. Volunteers are needed for this summer. Teaching experience is helpful […]
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Tea Service on the theme of celebrating Lent – Sunday Feb 26th

February 12, 2017 News
Thumbnail image for Tea Service on the theme of celebrating Lent – Sunday Feb 26th Our next Tea Service is at 3pm on Sunday 26th of February. The theme will be “celebrating Lent”: Brian will be speaking, Shona will be playing the piano and it will all be followed by tea and cakes. MBC’s Tea Service is short, sweet and open to all.
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Half term treat – Friday 17th Feb

February 10, 2017 Children
Thumbnail image for Half term treat – Friday 17th Feb On Friday 17 February, during half term, we thought it would be nice for the children, young people, team and parents of all our groups to get together outside of church. The plan is to meet at Roundhay Park (in the car park near the top playground) at 10.45am and spend a couple of hours […]
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The 7 ages of being human and being a church

February 2, 2017 Graham's Blog
Thumbnail image for The 7 ages of being human and being a church In Shakespeare’s play “As You Like It” one character Jaques makes a speech describes ‘the seven ages of man’. These are: Infancy – being a helpless baby, feeling and feeding, dependent. Childhood – all about playing, talking, learning and becoming independent. Teenage – finding identity, forming views, experiencing disconcerting change, testing boundaries, being impatient Young […]
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A reminder from Cas about our Children’s Altogether take-home worksheets

February 2, 2017 Children
Thumbnail image for A reminder from Cas about our Children’s Altogether take-home worksheets Once a month all our children, that’s our five to eleven year olds meet together for their own act of worship. In between times the children, their parents, grandparents or carers are invited to sit down (together) and read through a specially designed take-home worksheet. The next Altogether Time is on Sunday 26th of February… you can read or download the first two worksheets here.
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