North Bedfordshire Circuit The Methodist Church


Latest Circuit Plans

25/2/20 - Version 2
Priory 19/4/20 - add Davis as preacher
Flitwick 10/5/20 6:00pm - service held at Priory

27/2/20 - Version 3
Ampthill 26/4/20 - change Endersby to B Addington

28/2/20 - Version 4
Caldecote 22/3/20 - change Endersby Cafe to Larrett Cafe

17/3/20 - Issue 5
Caldecote 22/3/20 - change Larrett to P Lilley
Clapham 29/3/20 - change Arthern to R Barrett
Flitwick 22/3/20 - change Talbot to Ofori-Quaah
Kempston East - services cancelled after 22/3/20

Preaching plan:

All public services of worship are suspended until further notice

March 2020 to May 2020 - (PDF Document) PDF


Circuit Noticeboard

Circuit Office Opening Hours

The office is open on Wednesdays 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Please contact Stephanie Field via email at northbedscircuitoffice@gmail.com if you would like to visit the office at a different time. We welcome visitors, so please feel free to pop in for a tea or coffee

Coronavirus Update

All public Worship is currently suspended.

Please check this link daily for guidance from the Methodist Church - www.methodist.org.uk/about-us/coronavirus-guidance

"The Communication Update" from The Methodist Church in Britain gives useful information and links to morning worship services via Facebook and YouTube.

For worship resources for individuals and groups, please refer to Worship Resources.

For prayer suggestions at this difficult time, please refer to Prayer Suggestions

For activity suggestions, please refer to Activity Corner


Coronavirus Guidelines
In the light of the ongoing situation around coronavirus, ministers are being encouraged to take extra care around hygiene when preparing to share Holy Communion. The Methodist Church has issued guidelines. For its latest advice:
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Circuit Member in BBC Radio Interview
Charlotte is a member at Clapham Methodist Church, who is a wheelchair user. On Monday 4th November she did a phone interview with BBC Guernsey on the JKT Show. She met Jenny on the campsite where she was camping and she asked Charlotte if she would do some research whilst on holiday about accessibility on the island and feedback on the radio. There was no pressure to do it, but anyway Charlotte said yes!
If you only want to hear this piece please fast forward to 3.36
Here is the podcast link (need to go to 3hr20 into it) www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p07r2g2x
Fish and Ships
Looking for a speaker for your next event? Paul Jarrett of The Fishermen's Mission is available as a presenter.
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Young Organists' Training Scheme
Beds & Herts Organists' Association - Our Young Organists' Training Scheme provides funds for young people between the ages of 10 - 25 to learn to play the organ with a professional teacher.
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God in Love Unites Us
The Methodist Conference Report on Marriage and Relationships needs input from all levels of the Methodist Church. To help discussion in this difficult and controversial area, there is a blog "Guidelines on Good Conferring" which offers good advice.
Circuit Healing Services
will be held around the circuit - details for the next one will be announced soon. 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 the Circuit Office using the email address - northbedshealingprayers@
gmail.com
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.