District News

Friday 18 June 2021

The District Review

The District Review working party invite you to share your thoughts and ideas...

Tuesday 25 May 2021

Connexional Ordination Services

Find out when the Connexional Ordination Services will be taking place...

Tuesday 02 March 2021

'How to Handle Later Life' - An offer of free books

Marion Shoard is offering those working with older people free copies of her book.

Thursday 04 February 2021

Covid-19 vaccinations statement - Churches Together in South London

Revd Nigel Cowgill joins other church leaders in support of Covid-19 vaccinations

06 January 2021

Cultural Recovery Funding now available

Historic places of worship can now apply for the second round of Cultural Recovery Funding. Applications close on Tuesday 26 January.

23 December 2020

District Office closure dates

Find out our closure dates and who to contact in an emergency

06 November 2020

Assistant District Safeguarding Officer post

The District is seeking to recruit an Assistant District Safeguarding Officer. If you fancy a new challenge why not see if this role is for you?

20 October 2020

Encounter Programme 2020-2021

The Encounter Programme is seeking participants. This course can help you understand what God is calling you to do.

13 October 2020

Revd Michaela's new connexional role

Revd Michaela will be leaving the London District for a new role at Church House.

29 September 2020

The District Team Bake Off

It's that time again...the District Team have put on their bakers hats to fight for the title of 'District Bake Off Champion 2020'. Who won?

Tuesday 15 June 2021

Watch the Connexional Ordination Services

Here are the links to the Ordination services...

Tuesday 27 April 2021

Revd Reginald Hancock

We inform you of the death of Revd Reginald Hancock.

Tuesday 23 February 2021

Daffodil Day Online 2021 with MCHW

"Behold, I am making all things new" Find out how you can join the Spring Festival Rally

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Serving those in need one food parcel at a time

Find out how Grange Hill Methodist Church is supporting their local community.

12 January 2021

Diaconal and Presbyter Ordination tickets now available

The services will take place on Sunday 18 April. Find out how you can attend.

17 December 2020

Update on the Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

The District Pilgrimage to the Holy Land has now been cancelled.

03 November 2020

Annual Thanksgiving Service

All are invited to share in Whitechapel Mission's annual service of thanksgiving on Sunday 15 November from 3pm.

20 October 2020

Church leaders meet with London Mayor, Sadiq Khan

Revd Jongi and Revd Michaela join discussion on faith communities and the health and well-being of London's people.

13 October 2020

Design a chapel with Wesley's Chapel

This October half-term, the lovely team down at Wesley's Chapel are asking your children to get creative and design a chapel.

22 September 2020

Synod Summarised
Representative Synod Sept 2020

Due to the pandemic our first Representative Synod was held online.

Tuesday 15 June 2021

Email scam warning

Scam emails supposedly from ministers is doing the rounds. Find out how to ensure you don;t fall for it.

Tuesday 13 April 2021

Funeral Service of the late Revd Jessie Cobb

Revd Cobbs funeral will take place on Friday 23 April. Here are the arrangements.

Tuesday 09 February 2021

Lent course companion guide coming soon

The District has produced a companion guide for parents and Children & Youth Workers

Tuesday 26 January 2021

Barking Dagenham and Ilford Methodist Circuit helps home schooling

For many children homeschooling is hindered by a lack of access to technology. Here's how one London Circuit helped.

10 January 2021

Methodist Central Hall Westminster marks 75 years of the UN

10 January 1946, the inaugural meeting of the United Nations General Assembly took place at Methodist Central Hall Westminster. Today, MCHW's congregation will be praying for, and celebrating the UN's work.

09 December 2020

'Woven - A Lent Course' Now Available

We are now taking orders for the District's Lent Course (part of Woven).

01 November 2020

A Pastoral Statement & Prayer

Following yesterday's government announcement, the District Chairs have issued a pastoral statement and prayer.

15 October 2020

Letter from the District Chairs

A letter regarding London moving to Tier 2.

13 October 2020

God's Story. Your Story. Every Story Radio Series

Tales of transformation, hope, repentance, healing and forgiveness from Methodists across London (broadcast by Premier Christian Radio).

04 September 2020

Rooms available to let

Rooms are now available to rent in the Wesley's Chapel and Leysian Community.

Tuesday 25 May 2021

Missed the District Ordinands Testimony Service?

Never fear, catch up here

Tuesday 30 March 2021

A new drop-in centre and cafe

Grange Hill Methodist Church are seeking funding for their new church project. Can you help?

Monday 08 February 2021

Covid-19 Vaccine Q&A

If you have questions about the Covid-19 vaccine, why not check out this Q&A session

Thursday 14 January 2021

February half-term fun at John Wesley's House

In need of some fun home activities this half-term? John Wesley's House and the Museum of Methodism have just the thing for you.

05 January 2021

Orpington and Chislehurst get baking

Check out the winning entries in the Great Circuit Bake Off

11 November 2020

Consents Panel Member wanted

The District are looking to appoint a new volunteer member of its District's Consent Panel. If you have an interest in property why not join us?

22 October 2020

Revd Nigel to appear on Inspirational Breakfast

Michael Fanstone will be joined by Revd Nigel Cowgill on Friday 30 October for a live interview about our new radio series.

13 October 2020

And the winner is...

After careful consideration and much deliberation, the winner of our Christmas Card Competition has been chosen...

06 October 2020

World Mental Health Day

Saturday 10 October is World Mental Health Day. Here are some tips and resources on how to stay mentally well at this time.

20 August 2020

Re-opening churches
Your questions answered

Read the questions and answers from our Reopening Churches Question and Answer session.