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With Jesus front and centre a Service of grace and truth marks MBC’s reopening

July 26, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for With Jesus front and centre a Service of grace and truth marks MBC’s reopening To be honest I don’t think MBC’s first day back in the building could have gone much better. Yes there were technical glitches, like the last minute switch from YouTube to Facebook for the live stream but as someone said “worse things happen at sea.”  But as for the weather, well it too could hardly […]
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John Sturges

July 26, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for John Sturges It is with great sadness that we report on the death of John Sturges. John who over many decades gave tireless service and support to Moortown Baptist Church died peacefully in Wheatfields Hospice today, the 27th of July.  A much fuller appreciation of John’s life will appear here shortly.  Tweet This Post
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Encounters – Bent Double

July 25, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for Encounters – Bent Double For her next series of blogs Jane Coates has chosen to ‘step into’ the accounts of Jesus’s encounters with different individuals and to re-write the account from the perspective of that person or from a bystander at the scene. The words are clearly not words that you will find in the Bible account itself and […]
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11am Sunday 25th July. In church and live on line!

July 24, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for 11am Sunday 25th July. In church and live on line! Dear friends, I’m happily writing to let you know some more details about tomorrow, the Sunday 25th July.  There has been some information about the day shared already on emails, on the Facebook livestream last Sunday and on the website at Back to the Future… July 25th MBC opens its doors on a new beginning (moortownbaptistchurch.org.uk) However, […]
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COVID -19. As regulations give way to recommendations here’s a guide to keeping yourself safe. Page updated 21 July

July 21, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for COVID -19. As regulations give way to recommendations here’s a guide to keeping yourself safe. Page updated 21 July On July 19th 2021, so called Freedom Day, the government brought to an end a whole raft of legal restrictions that we have all had to live under for well over a year. However, this doesn’t mean Covid-19 has gone away. In fact at the time of writing cases in the UK in general and […]
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Church at Home, 18th July

July 17, 2021 Church at Home
Thumbnail image for Church at Home, 18th July Sunday the 18th of July sees us draw to a close our series of being devoted to…  Our live Facebook stream is at 10.45 and can be accessed either HERE or at facebook.com/moortownbaptistchurch and a link to our pre-recorded Youtube playlist, which includes contributions from Robert and Carol Owen is HERE Tweet This Post
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Back to the Future… July 25th MBC opens its doors on a new beginning

July 15, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for Back to the Future… July 25th MBC opens its doors on a new beginning Sunday the 25th of July 2021 will, as far as Moortown Baptist Church is concerned be a day that many of us will never forget. The reason being not just that our Paris based BMS Mission Partners John and Sue Wilson (below) will be joining us, nor that after all this time we will actually […]
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Lunch Club’s Seaside Special, 70 miles from the coast

July 15, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for Lunch Club’s Seaside Special, 70 miles from the coast There’s nothing quite like a day at the seaside; sun, sand, ice cream, deck chairs and if you’re very lucky even fish and chips… and with the aid of the brilliant team from Engage Leeds this is what MBC’s Lunch Club enjoyed last Wednesday.Meeting all together for the first time in almost 16 months, 21 […]
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A smart new look for the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store but our homegrown charity still needs your help

July 14, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for A smart new look for the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store but our homegrown charity still needs your help Established here at MBC in 1986 the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store has recently taken delivery of two new vans. Since the mid sixties the Store has quite literally helped thousands and thousands of people to turn houses and flats into homes. Their simple mission of collecting your unwanted furniture and passing it on free […]
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Lessons in the Desert: The Untouchables and the Rejected

July 14, 2021 News
Thumbnail image for Lessons in the Desert: The Untouchables and the Rejected In 2003, I joined a small team of people from MBC who spent two weeks at Chandraghona Hospital, Bangladesh and the nearby village of Jhum Para, where most of the families had been leprosy patients over many years, and had been sponsored by MBC families for food, school fees and clothing. In addition to spending […]
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