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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...
 


Contemporary or Not Contemporary, that is the Question

October 30, 2014 Pete's Blog
Thumbnail image for Contemporary or Not Contemporary, that is the Question In the last few weeks I have stumbled across a couple of interesting references to Saddleback Church in America, well known as one of the “mega-churches” with c 45,000 members. The first is an article in the Guardian (22/01/10) and the second is a chapter in Robert Putnam’s book, “Restoring the American Community (2003)” which […]
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“I am the Light” – Moorfun 14th November

October 30, 2014 Children
Thumbnail image for “I am the Light” – Moorfun 14th November   Everyone is welcome to our fireworks Moorfun on the 14th of November at 4pm. Together, we will be exploring light and specifically Jesus’ words “I am the Light”. Living life to the full isn’t always easy – especially in the darker times – come and join us as we think about the light that […]
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Children’s work – Diary dates for events happening in the local area

October 30, 2014 Children
Thumbnail image for Children’s work – Diary dates for events happening in the local area Due to several other events taking place locally we will not be running a Light Party tomorrow.  I will instead be attending the Light Party at Stainbeck Church as advertised here.  The event runs from 12-3pm and adults can stay or leave their children as they wish. I am really looking forward to being there […]
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As Chapel A celebrates its 21st birthday here’s your invitation to the party

October 24, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for As Chapel A celebrates its 21st birthday here’s your invitation to the party Chapel A Baptist Church, which as many of you will recall started life as a plant from MBC is soon to celebrate its twenty first birthday. To mark this milestone we’re all invited to join in their celebration at a family party on November 29th.
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With less than a month to the Abbey Dash, Jane and Phil’s invitation still stands

October 24, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for With less than a month to the Abbey Dash, Jane and Phil’s invitation still stands Auli Miles, a friend of Charlotte’s and parent at Meanwood C of E School has set up the opportunity for a team to run in the Abbey Dash here in Leeds on Sunday 16 November, in memory of Charlotte and Rich. Money raised will go 100% to Wheatfields (Sue Ryder). The team (new members welcome!) […]
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Explore: the next stage for leadership development in Baptist churches

October 23, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Explore: the next stage for leadership development in Baptist churches “Explore” is a programme for Christians who want to develop their leadership and deepen their awareness. “Explore” is for Christians of any age who are exercising leadership across the church, in groups or in their wider working life. You will experience a series of interactive speaker events designed to help you to think deeply and […]
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Breakthrough @ MBC – An evening of Worship: 23 November 6:30pm

October 23, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Breakthrough @ MBC – An evening of Worship: 23 November 6:30pm Many have sensed recently a fresh intimacy with God in worship at MBC and there are encouraging signs of God’s Spirit moving amongst us in many different ways. As we look to see what God is doing amongst us it is good for us to hunger and thirst for more. Jesus encourages us in Matthew […]
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Cards, cakes and chat – the perfect formula for MBC’s latest Green Room

October 22, 2014 News
Thumbnail image for Cards, cakes and chat – the perfect formula for MBC’s latest Green Room When it comes to leading by example there are very few (if any) occasions when MBC’s Senior Minister Graham Brownlee gets anywhere near letting the side down. However, at last Saturday’s Green Room Graham almost let things slip when he was challenged by a group of young visitors to join them in a game of […]
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This is One World Week

October 21, 2014 Mission
Thumbnail image for This is One World Week One World Week, supported by a large number of charities and development organisations including Christian Aid, Traidcraft, and the Fairtrade Foundation is an opportunity for us to think about the theme of ‘Living Differently’. As a Church we have been thinking a lot recently about how we can better identify with people around our unequal […]
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There’s more fun at Moorfun!

October 16, 2014 Children
Thumbnail image for There’s more fun at Moorfun! A great time was had by all at the last Moorfun on Friday afternoon. Games, learning activities, food, drink, bible stories and much more… A couple of pics should give you a flavour of what went on. We look forward to seeing you at the next Moorfun on Friday 14th November at 4pm! Tweet This […]
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