North Bedfordshire Circuit The Methodist Church

Latest Circuit Plans

Preaching plan: September 2017 to November 2017 - (updated 13/9/17 What changes?) (PDF Document) PDF

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Circuit Office Opening Hours

The office runs on flexi-time. Core times:
Monday 09:00 am - 11.00 am
Wednesday 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
With flexi-time the office is often open outside these core times.
Tel: 01234 831174

Please note that job vacancy advertisments have now been moved to their own page Jobs

Circuit Organogram
View and download the Circuit Organogram.
Organogram Find Out Moredownload
TWAM - Tools With A Mission
TWAM's aim is to help people earn a living and support themselves and their families. In many countries for many people this is impossible without help. TWAM collects and refurbishes tools and equipment no longer required in the UK and sends them overseas. Find Out Moredownload
Circuit Healing Services
will be held around the circuit - the next will be on Sunday 29th October at 6:00 pm at Trinity Methodist Church, Biggleswade. Specific prayers for people or situations in need of healing will be offered. If you would like the names of people or situations mentioned in the prayers, please send details to Rev. Andrew Hollins using the email address - northbedshealingprayers@
or post to 4 Coles Close, Bedford, MK41 9TW or submit in writing on the evening of the service. Those who wish to receive the laying on of hands for healing will do so.
Congratulations to Pat Gartside!
celebrating 60 years since her accreditation as a Local Preacher.
Pat Gartside
Mission Shaped Ministry Course
An exciting new course is starting in the area of Beds and Herts in October this year: Mission Shaped Ministry - an ecumenical one year learning journey equipping you to:
* help your church be more effective in mission
* start up and develop fresh expressions of church for all contexts and traditions.

The sessions include 6 Tuesday evenings and 3 Saturdays at the brilliant Youthscape Bute Mills venue in Luton and a weekend residential at High Leigh Conference Centre. The course is for all - it doesn't matter if participants have lots or very little experience of leadership. For further details please visit:
Unwanted Bibles, Hymn Books ...
If you have any unwanted Bibles, Hymn Books or Service Books, we can send them to churches in Zimbabwe and for Yarlswood or Bedford prison.
Park Road Methodist Church is collecting old Hymn books and Methodist service books for churches in Zimbabwe, where there is a great shortage. If you have any to pass on then please call 0790 3739049.
Bibles are also always welcome for Yarlswood Immigration Removal Centre (via Rev Andrew Hollins) and for Bedford Prison (via Rev Caroline Weaver). Please contact Caroline or Andrew if you have old clean Bibles to dispose of.
The Wall of Answered Prayer
A Motorway Prayer Landmark is planned with each of one million bricks representing an answered prayer. Find Out More
Circuit Transition Plans
Please take a look at the ministerial responsibility plans for the future Find Out Moredownload
Church Chairs available
Willington Methodist Church, Bedfordshire has traditional church chairs surplus to requirement, any number up to 60 with some needing attention, free to churches in North Bedfordshire circuit otherwise delivery and price negotiable. These are beech framed with book rest below seat, red vinyl seat and back rest and metal linkage brackets. If interested please respond as soon as possible to Mr. Paul Phipp telephone 01234 838 747 or email

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