Synod Digest

Synod was held on Saturday, 9th Septemberat Westerhope Methodist Church.

Good Money Sunday

Sunday 8th October was the first ever Good Money Sunday.  Organised by the Just Money Movement, the day aimed to raise awareness of ethical use of money, encouraging Christians to spend and save with organisations who use money well for the good of the planet and people. Whether we have a lot or a little, we can all choose to …

There is Room… What Next?

Beyond the warm spaces and coffee mornings. Building relationships and empowering communities. This Regional hybrid event is hosted by Darlington and Newcastle upon Tyne Methodist District’s and includes speakers, conversations, local stories and workshops. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. The event will take place on Saturday 13th May 2023, 10am to 3pm at Elvet Methodist Church, Durham, DH1 3HL …

Warm Spaces Prayer Diary

We now have around 40 churches in our District providing 54 Warm Space sessions across the week. Below is a timetable of those spaces (more coming soon) and we are asking people to use this timetable to pray for the spaces each day. This will be emailed out to church contacts and ministers but feel free to print some off …

Energy Crisis Advent Campaign

Here you will find information about how individuals, churches and people attending Warm Spaces can speak to their MP about the injustice of Warm Spaces being needed. There are 3 versions of the MP letter at the bottom of this website post. One is if you volunteer at a Warm Space; one for those who have been a guest at …

Rainbow Carols

All are invited to Rainbow Carols hosted by Canny Yem on Monday 12th December 2022, 6pm at Brunswick Methodist Church. The evening will be informal with refreshments included! If you would like more information, please contact cannyyem@gmail.com or download the poster below.

Job Vacancy – Shieldfield Art Works

There is a new exciting position at Shieldfield Art Works for 4 hours per week as Finance Officer. The deadline is Monday 7 November 2022, 10am and the full advert can be viewed below.

Warm Spaces

As energy prices and other living costs soar we know that many people will become even more financially vulnerable. Gateshead Council and others are now trying to work with local community groups and organisations including faith groups, to establish a network of Warm Spaces where people can find a warm welcome, a free hot drink, possibly a hot snack and …