Mar 10

From 1 – 10 March 2013 we ran an outreach programme with a team of students from Capernwray College.

This included:

  • The use of the Pilgrim’s Progress Bible Exhibition in local primary schools, assisted by Alan Peel and John Hawley from the Open Air Mission.
  • Visits to coffee mornings at various residential care homes.
  • An after school club at Fountain Primary School.
  • Leaflet and literature distribution in Queen Street and to houses in the area.
  • A pensioners luncheon.

The students also helped to run our normal church activities and led the services on two Sundays. They also helped with Sunday services at Newlands Methodist Church and Birstall Community Church.

The students were from USA, Canada, Netherlands and South Korea.

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Jan 31

From 24 February to 4 March we ran an outreach week assisted by a team of students from Capernwray College.

Activities included:

  • The Amazing Acts Bible Exhibition in local schools assisted by John Hawley from the Open Air Mission. Every child that attended was given a copy of the Day One publication ‘Romans Gladiators and Games’.
  • An After School Club at Fountain Primary School
  • Street evangelism in Queen Street
  • Pensioners Lunch
  • Visits to various residential care homes in the town

The students, who were from USA, Canada and Denmark,  visited for a planning weekend on 28 and 29 January.

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Feb 06

From 25 February to 6 March a team of students from Capernwray College helped us run a range of outreach activities including:

  • Giving out Christian literature in Morley Town Centre and the area surrounding the church.
  • ‘Life of Christ’ Bible Exhibition in the local primary schools with the help of John Hawley from the Open Air Mission. Every child who attended was given a copy of the ‘Jesus Quest’ DVD.
  • After School children’s club at Fountain Primary School.
  • Visits to the various elderly people’s coffee mornings around the town and running a ‘Pensioners Lunch’.
  • Running special events for the YZUP! youth club.
  • The team also helped with services in our own church and at local Methodist Churches.

Feb 01

A team of students from Capernwray College were with us from Friday 26 February to Sunday 7 March and we ran a programme of special activities in the town. This included:

  • John Hawley from the Open Air Mission helped us run the Pilgrim’s Progress Bible Exhibition in Fountain, Victoria, Seven Hills, Asquith and Queenswood Primary Schools.
  • The free distribution of nearly 2000 Day One Calendars on the streets of Morley.
  • Children’s After School Club at Fountain Primary School for ages 6 – 11.
  • A Pensioners Lunch  hosted by the Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Judith Elliott, at the Labour Rooms.
  • Sunday evening Family Night in the Labour Room.
  • 500 leaflets advertising the church posted through doors in the Fountain Street area.
  • The students also helped to run our church services and services at Gildersome and Newlands Methodist churches.

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After School Club

Mar 01

In the first week of March a team of 12 students from Capernwray College helped us with an outreach programme.

This included:

  • Distributing Day One calendars and diaries on the streets of Morley.
  • ‘Journey through the Bible’  Bible Exhibition, assisted by John Hawley of the Open Air Mission, in Fountain, Victoria, Asquith and Newlands Primary Schools and the Wakefield Tutorial Preparatory School.
  • After school children’s club.
  • Pensioners Lunch at the Morley Elderly Action premises.
  • Visits to various coffee mornings around the town.

Mar 10

We had a week of intensive activities including:

  • Yellow Bus parked in Morley Town Centre serving tea and coffee to shoppers.
  • Amazing Acts Bible Exhibition, with Gem Hudson, run at Fountain, Asquith and Victoria Primary Schools.
  • Pensioners Tea with Morley Elderly Action.
  • After School Childrens Club.
  • Team members attended various Coffee Mornings around the town.