Burniston Harvest supper and concert

Burniston Methodist Church would like to invite the NYCC to share our Harvest Festival evening with us.

Friday 4th October – Harvest Supper at 6.30pm followed by
Award Winning Oregon Pianist John Nilsen
in Concert at 7.30 pm as part of his ‘Cross The Mersey 2013 Fall UK Tour’.
café style
no charge for the meal, but donations will be accepted towards a ‘love gift’ for John

Wreyfield Drive Methodist Church is pleased to announce the completion of its development work.

Wreyfield Drive Methodist Church is pleased to announce the completion of its development work.

The building will be open to everyone for a look round and for light refreshments on Saturday 28th September 10.00am till 4.00pm. (Soup and sandwich lunch served between 12noon and 1.30pm)

The Circuit service of celebration at 6.30 pm on Sunday 29th September will be an opportunity to say thank you to God, and to all those who have worked hard to make this possible.

District Mission Enabler

District Mission Enabler  – York and Hull District (3 Year Fixed Term Role)

The York and Hull District of the Methodist Church are looking to appoint a District Mission Enabler who will work as part of a team to facilitate, encourage and nurture new and existing mission opportunities across the District. The successful applicant will play a pivotal role in identifying and sharing good practice in mission and discipleship and will work closely with Circuits and local churches in developing mission priorities.

A professional qualification in a relevant field (e.g. mission development, community work, consultancy, training) or substantial equivalent experience is essential, as is the ability to think strategically and creatively.

This is a fixed term appointment for three years from the date of appointment. The hours of work are 17.5 hours per week, worked flexibly by arrangement.The salary for the role is £34,000 (pro rata).

The District welcomes applications from both lay and ordained people. If the appointee is an ordained person within the Methodist Church, standard ministerial terms and conditions will apply

For further information or to request an application form, please contact Rob Cooper on 07947533598 or rob.cooper@2bpeople.com

The closing date for the role is 23 September 2013 and interviews will be held week commencing 30 September 2013.

Come for coffee

What: Coffee morning, Bric a Brac and Cake Stall
Where: Priceholme, Givendale Road, Scarborough
When: Friday 27th September 10.00- 11.30am
All are welcome, please come along and support this worthy cause.

Painting with language: Imagination in worship

The North Yorkshire Coast Methodist Circuit invites preachers and worship leaders to attend a Study Day led by Revd Kate Bruce, Director, Centre for Communication and Preaching, Durham University.

On Saturday November 16th 2013 at Burniston Methodist Church, YO13 0HJ.

See http://www.burnistonchurch.org.uk/

9.30 Coffee/arrivals
10.00 – 10.40 session 1 –Mapping the territory –exploring imagination
10.45 – 11.30 session 2 – Aggh…..What do I do with this text?
11.50 – 12.45 session 3 -With the ear you see…Images, Instances and Illustrations
Lunch break
1.30 – 2.10 session 4 -Hat Tip to Ignatius of Loyola: Setting the Imagination free.
2.15 – 2.55 session 5 -Grill a preacher: Example sermon and discussion
Tea and departure.

No fixed charge, but for those who are able to help towards costs, donations in the region of £10 are invited.

Pre-bookable soup and sandwich lunch, cost £5 for first 30 signing up (select choice of filling on the day as you sign-in!), or bring your own.

Places limited, Book through the contact form, indicating if lunch is required.