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Faith leaders call for signing of UK Nuclear Ban Treaty

Methodist Church in Britain - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:00
Following Sunday’s presenting of the Nobel Peace Prize to ICAN, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear weapons, leaders from all faiths across the UK have called on the British Government to affirm the new UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

Statement on Jerusalem

Methodist Church in Britain - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 00:00
The President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference have released a statement regarding Jerusalem.

Statement on Jerusalem

Methodist Church in Britain - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 00:00
The President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference have released a statement regarding Jerusalem.

Churches call for support on treaty banning nuclear weapons

Methodist Church in Britain - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 00:00
Churches release a new video calling for people to act in support of the ground breaking UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

Churches call for support on treaty banning nuclear weapons

Methodist Church in Britain - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 00:00
Churches release a new video calling for people to act in support of the ground breaking UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

Brave New World? Faithful living in a time of change

Methodist Church in Britain - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:00
In a time of political turbulence, social upheaval and climate change, the 2018 Joint Public Issues Team (JPIT) conference will be looking at how Christians can live prophetically and faithfully.

Brave New World? Faithful living in a time of change

Methodist Church in Britain - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:00
In a time of political turbulence, social upheaval and climate change, the 2018 Joint Public Issues Team (JPIT) conference will be looking at how Christians can live prophetically and faithfully.

New Methodist Youth President announced

Methodist Church in Britain - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 00:00
Jasmine Yeboah, 22, from north London, has been elected as the new Methodist Youth President-designate. She was elected at this year's 3Generate event, attended by more than 1,000 young Methodists supported by 500 leaders and volunteers, that took place over the weekend of the 24 - 26 November in Southport.

New Methodist Youth President announced

Methodist Church in Britain - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 00:00
Jasmine Yeboah, 22, from north London, has been elected as the new Methodist Youth President-designate. She was elected at this year's 3Generate event, attended by more than 1,000 young Methodists supported by 500 leaders and volunteers, that took place over the weekend of the 24 - 26 November in Southport.

Announcement of royal engagement

Methodist Church in Britain - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:00
The President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference have released a statement congratulating Meghan Markle and HRH Prince Harry on the announcement of their engagement.

Announcement of royal engagement

Methodist Church in Britain - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:00
The President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference have released a statement congratulating Meghan Markle and HRH Prince Harry on the announcement of their engagement.

Young Methodists gather for 3Generate

Methodist Church in Britain - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:00
More than 1,000 young Methodists and 600 youth workers will be coming together at Pontins in Southport this weekend, 24 to 26 November, for 3Generate, the annual gathering which keeps on growing.

Young Methodists gather for 3Generate

Methodist Church in Britain - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:00
More than 1,000 young Methodists and 600 youth workers will be coming together at Pontins in Southport this weekend, 24 to 26 November, for 3Generate, the annual gathering which keeps on growing.

Churches call on UK Government to support stateless people

Methodist Church in Britain - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:00
A new initiative calling for improved rights and better support for ‘stateless’ people has been backed by the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams and Rabbi Hercshel Gluck OBE, chairman of the Arab-Jewish Forum.

Methodist Church pledges support to UK Armed Forces

Methodist Church in Britain - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:00
The Methodist Church of Britain has signed the Armed Forces Covenant pledging its commitment to fair treatment and support to the whole Armed Forces community including regulars, reserves, veterans, and their families. The signing took place at Methodist Church House on Tuesday 14 November.

Methodist Church pledges support to UK Armed Forces

Methodist Church in Britain - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:00
The Methodist Church of Britain has signed the Armed Forces Covenant pledging its commitment to fair treatment and support to the whole Armed Forces community including regulars, reserves, veterans, and their families. The signing took place at Methodist Church House on Tuesday 14 November.

Churches call on UK Government to support stateless people

Methodist Church in Britain - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:00
A new initiative calling for improved rights and better support for ‘stateless’ people has been backed by the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams and Rabbi Hercshel Gluck OBE, chairman of the Arab-Jewish Forum.

Churches and faith groups urge Government to be strong and not to fudge reform of FOBTs

Methodist Church in Britain - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 00:00
Today a group of Churches and faith-based organisations have welcomed the Government’s announcement of a consultation on proposals for changes to gaming machines and social responsibility measures, but warned that the range of options presented for a maximum stake for fixed-odd betting terminals is too wide.

Churches and faith groups urge Government to be strong and not to fudge reform of FOBTs

Methodist Church in Britain - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 00:00
Today a group of Churches and faith-based organisations have welcomed the Government’s announcement of a consultation on proposals for changes to gaming machines and social responsibility measures, but warned that the range of options presented for a maximum stake for fixed-odd betting terminals is too wide.

Global agencies unite to respond and raise awareness of humanitarian catastrophe

Methodist Church in Britain - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
Methodist relief funds across the world have united to respond and raise awareness of the humanitarian catastrophe in Myanmar's Rakhine State.

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