Mar 19

In the first week of the Morley school holidays, Monday April 1st to Thursday April 4th, we ran an Easter Holiday Club for children age 6 -11. There were two sessions, 10 am – 12 noon at Seven Hills Primary School and 2 – 4 pm at Newlands Methodist Chapel. The events were led by Claudine Uwizeye and included games, craftwork, stories, singing and quizzes.

Seven Hills participants

Newlands participants with the Mayor & Mayoress

Jan 30

On Friday 1st March we held a barn dance in St Mary’s in the Wood church hall, all profits went to Morley Camping Venture.

Jan 10

From 23 February to 3 March a team of 8 students from Capernwary College assisted us with an outreach programme. During the 10 days the students:

  • Ran a charity stall for Leeds City Mission in Queen Street along with a charity Shoe Shine and the distribution of Christian Literature to shoppers.
  • Led and spoke at our church services and also ran services at Birstall Community Church and Newlands Methodist Church.
  • Assisted us with normal church activities including Fountain Tots and YSix.
  • Delivered 16 performances of the Life of Christ Bible Exhibition at Seven Hill, Victoria, Churwell, Newlands,  Asquith, Gildersome, Queenswood and Birstall primary schools assisted by Allan Peel from the Open Air Mission.
  • Visited various Coffee Mornings around the town to talk to older people and delivered a Pensioners Lunch in the Labour Rooms. The team also led a Farewell Service and tea at Jubilee Court.
  • Picked up litter in the area around Hillycroft Fisheries
  • Delivered 1600 copies of the Good News Newspaper to homes in Morley.

The students visited on 26 & 27 January to plan the activities and were welcomed to the town by the Mayor & Mayoress.

Charity Stall and Shoe Shine on Queen Street

Life of Christ Bible Exhibition

Pensioners Lunch

Collecting litter

 

Dec 25

We received 120 Christmas presents from various sources that were distributed to needy families in Morley, Armley and Bramley.

Nov 13

On Saturday 17 November we took part in the Tear Fund Big Quiz Night. This was a multi-venue quiz taking place at various locations around the UK.

 

Nov 11

Emily, Salka, Pam and Andy represented the church at the 2018 Remembrance Parades at Morley and Tingley. Salka and Emily laid wreaths.

Emily & Salka with Andrea Jenkyns MP.

Tingley War Memorial