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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...
 


COVID-19 NOTICEBOARD. This page was updated on Saturday May 23

May 29, 2020 COVID19
Thumbnail image for COVID-19 NOTICEBOARD. This page was updated on Saturday May 23 Please check this post for the latest information relating to the COVID-19 Outbreak and specifically how it affects us.
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Justice for George Floyd and more – a message from Shona and Graham

June 1, 2020 News
Thumbnail image for Justice for George Floyd and more – a message from Shona and Graham We are sending this for prayer, sharing, listening, comment and speaking out Yesterday in our Church at Home service, we celebrated the Holy Spirit’s outpouring at Pentecost. The words of the prophet Joel are familiar to us but I do not know a time, when Joel’s words have stirred in me such sadness and guilt […]
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CHURCH AT HOME, 31 May, PENTECOST. Catch up or watch the whole service again here

May 29, 2020 Church at Home
Thumbnail image for CHURCH AT HOME, 31 May, PENTECOST. Catch up or watch the whole service again here You can watch our first, introductory live feed HERE  All our prerecorded material is HERE Our second live feed is HERE And the link to Shelley’s Family at Moortown programme is HERE     Tweet This Post
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Nathan Dring’s weekly blog, and the psychology behind teaching a three year old to ride a bike gets a second airing

May 29, 2020 Nathan's Blog
Thumbnail image for Nathan Dring’s weekly blog, and the psychology behind teaching a three year old to ride a bike gets a second airing Teaching a 3-year-old to ride a bike…and other reflections! So last week I gave a little bit of insight into my life under lockdown – particularly my daily walks/jogs with Daisy as she is loving cycling. Last week I reflected briefly on one of the phrases I repeated over and over, “Stop looking backwards!” and […]
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THE LEEDS BLESSING, a truly magnificent piece of work which features singers and musicians from here at MBC

May 29, 2020 News
Thumbnail image for THE LEEDS BLESSING, a truly magnificent piece of work which features singers and musicians from here at MBC Inspired by the huge online success of The Blessing UK a number of churches in Leeds have come together to make THE LEEDS BLESSING. This superb work which lasts just over eight minutes is performed by singers and musicians from across the city including some from here at MBC. You can watch it in full […]
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Tearfund – a message from Roger Robson about a once in a generation opportunity to rebuild a society which reflects God’s kingdom values

May 29, 2020 Mission
Thumbnail image for Tearfund – a message from Roger Robson about a once in a generation opportunity to rebuild a society which reflects God’s kingdom values As Christians, we can play a vital role by living differently and calling for change as we move forward. Christians have often been central at moments of social renewal and justice – from the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade to the civil rights struggle. And now, we can urge our leaders to prioritise loving our neighbours near and far, protecting the most vulnerable, and caring for God’s creation. Here are two easy ways you can take action today with our Reboot Campaign.
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ZOOM Church Meeting, Tuesday June 9th with a practice run on June 2

May 25, 2020 News
Thumbnail image for ZOOM Church Meeting, Tuesday June 9th with a practice run on June 2 We are having a church meeting on Tuesday 9th June by zoom. This meeting will run from 7.30pm and finish by 9pm. We shall be giving some important updates and focusing together on what we are learning and experiencing through lockdown and the next steps we can take as church. Every member shall receive an […]
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ACC offer up to ten free counselling sessions to NHS workers and to people who have been recently bereaved

May 22, 2020 News
Thumbnail image for ACC offer up to ten free counselling sessions to NHS workers and to people who have been recently bereaved ACC, the Association of Christian Counsellors is now offering up to ten free sessions for NHS workers and for people who during but not necessarily because of the Covid-19 pandemic have been beavered.  The flyer above gives a bit more information about this service but for far more detail and to find out how to […]
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SUNDAY 24th, CHURCH AT HOME… WATCH AGAIN BY FOLLOWING OUR DEDICATED LINKS

May 22, 2020 Church at Home
Thumbnail image for SUNDAY 24th, CHURCH AT HOME… WATCH AGAIN BY FOLLOWING OUR DEDICATED LINKS Our opening live stream is HERE Our second live stream is available to watch HERE  Shelley’s Family at Moortown Ascension Special programme is HEAR And the prerecorded parts of the service are available by clicking HERE Tweet This Post
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MBC’s Lunch Club team are pulling out all the stops to keep everyone connected

May 22, 2020 News
Thumbnail image for MBC’s Lunch Club team are pulling out all the stops to keep everyone connected The last time our Lunch Club was able to meet was on the 11th March, when we played adapted table tennis together.  It feels a long time ago now, but we haven’t forgotten about our seniors!  Our 28 members are telephoned every week by the fantastic Lunch Club team, which brings a welcome chance for a […]
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