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New Assistant Secretary of the Methodist Conference appointed

11 hours 37 min ago
Following the recommendation from the Methodist Council, and today’s approval from the Methodist Conference, meeting in Birmingham from June 22-29, the Revd Dr Jonathan R Hustler has been appointed as the Assistant Secretary of the Conference, taking office for a period of six years from 1 September 2017.

New Vice-President reflects on the importance of laughter and lament in Church life

Sat, 24/06/2017 - 12:00am
In her inaugural address made earlier today, Jill Baker, the newly elected Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, reflected on the need for both laughter and lament in the Church's life.

"Let's change the culture" says new Methodist President in Inaugural Address

Sat, 24/06/2017 - 12:00am
In her inaugural address made earlier today, the Revd Loraine N Mellor, the newly elected President of the Methodist Conference, asked: “How are we disturbing the present in the Church today?” as she shared her concerns with the current state of the Church and her vision for taking radical risks to change its culture.

New Vice-President reflects on the importance of laughter and lament in Church life

Sat, 24/06/2017 - 12:00am
The audio and video of Jill Baker's address are available here. Photographs of Jill at the Conference are available here. In her inaugural address made earlier today, Jill Baker, the newly elected Vice-President of the Methodist Conf...

"Let's change the culture" says new Methodist President in Inaugural Address

Sat, 24/06/2017 - 12:00am
In her inaugural address made earlier today, the Revd Loraine N Mellor, the newly elected President of the Methodist Conference, asked: “How are we disturbing the present in the Church today?” as she shared her concerns with the current state of the Church and her vision for taking radical risks to change its culture.

Statement and Prayer following the Finsbury Park Attack

Mon, 19/06/2017 - 12:00am
From the President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd Dr Roger Walton, and Vice-President Rachel Lampard

Statement and Prayer following the Finsbury Park Attack

Mon, 19/06/2017 - 12:00am
From the President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd Dr Roger Walton, and Vice-President Rachel Lampard

Response to the fire at Grenfell Tower and appeal for donations

Sat, 17/06/2017 - 12:00am
Statement and prayer from the London District Chairs in response to the fire at Grenfell Tower and appeal for donations.

Message from the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference following fire at Grenfell Tower.

Sat, 17/06/2017 - 12:00am
Message from the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, Rev Dr Roger Walton and Ms Rachel Lampard, following the fire at Grenfell Tower.

Message from the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference following fire at Grenfell Tower.

Sat, 17/06/2017 - 12:00am
Message from the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, Rev Dr Roger Walton and Ms Rachel Lampard, following the fire at Grenfell Tower.

Response to the fire at Grenfell Tower and appeal for donations

Sat, 17/06/2017 - 12:00am
Statement and prayer from the London District Chairs in response to the fire at Grenfell Tower and appeal for donations.

Former Vice-President awarded Lambeth Cross for contribution to ecumenism

Thu, 15/06/2017 - 12:00am
A former Vice-President of the Methodist Conference (2002-2003) and Emeritus Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Leeds, Professor Peter Howdle, has been awarded the Lambeth Cross for Ecumenism by the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Revd Justin Welby.

Media Highlights - The Methodist Conference 2017

Thu, 15/06/2017 - 12:00am
Highlights and Invite for Journalists The Methodist Conference 2017 22 June to 29 June Hilton Birmingham Metropole National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

Media Highlights - The Methodist Conference 2017

Thu, 15/06/2017 - 12:00am
Highlights and Invite for Journalists The Methodist Conference 2017 22 June to 29 June Hilton Birmingham Metropole National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

Former Vice-President awarded Lambeth Cross for contribution to ecumenism

Thu, 15/06/2017 - 12:00am
A former Vice-President of the Methodist Conference (2002-2003) and Emeritus Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Leeds, Professor Peter Howdle, has been awarded the Lambeth Cross for Ecumenism by the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Revd Justin Welby.

Appointment of the next Principal of Cliff College

Mon, 12/06/2017 - 12:00am
Cliff College is pleased to announce that the Methodist Council has approved the appointment of the Revd Ashley Cooper as the next Principal of Cliff College.

Appointment of the next Principal of Cliff College

Mon, 12/06/2017 - 12:00am
Cliff College is pleased to announce that the Methodist Council has approved the appointment of the Revd Ashley Cooper as the next Principal of Cliff College.

Statement following General Election

Fri, 09/06/2017 - 12:00am
Following the election results, the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd Dr Roger L Walton and Ms Rachel Lampard MBE, have issued a statement.

Statement following General Election

Fri, 09/06/2017 - 12:00am
Following the election results, the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd Dr Roger L Walton and Ms Rachel Lampard MBE, have issued a statement.

Response to attack at London Bridge and Borough Market

Sun, 04/06/2017 - 12:00am
A statement from the Chairs of the London District in response to the attack at London Bridge and Borough Market.

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