Evangelism & Justice Newsletter – May 2022

Follow the link for the second edition of the Evangelism and Justice Newsletter. This edition features an exciting new job opportunity for a Local Church Development Enabler working within the District, information on various upcoming events, news and also a reminder to book your place ASAP for the Pioneer Practice Tour.

Job Opportunity – Local Church Development Enabler

Newcastle upon Tyne Methodist District are seeking to employ a Local Church Development Enabler. The post is full time for an initial period of 3 years (part time could be considered) and it is hoped for a start date of 1st September 2022.  The Local Church Development Enabler will work with Churches and Circuits in the District to enable them to …

Canny Yem

‘Canny Yem’ is a small group seeking to create a safe place for those who may at times feel excluded. If you know someone who has struggled to find a home in a local church then please share this invitation with them. For more information email cannyyem@gmail.com.

Pioneer Worker

An exciting opportunity for a young adult to join the District Team alongside Elaine Lindridge and Tracey Hume supporting the Mother House from September 2022. If you know of a young adult aged 18-30 who may be interested please forward this link.

Walking with Micah – District Conversation

Methodism has a great history of being justice-seeking and we have some great examples in our Region of people seeking justice and working with people with lived experience of injustice to have their voices heard. Why not come and join us to hear from others and share your thoughts on what a just-world might look like and how we can …

As you may be aware, the Gateshead Poverty Truth Commission has been working in tasks groups of community and civic commissioners for the past year to try and make changes which positively impact on people in poverty in Gateshead. On 7th April 2022, 11am – 12:30pm we will be holding our celebration event which shares some of what has been …

Pioneer Practice Tour – 18th May 2022, 2pm

Pioneer Practice Tour is coming to Shieldfield Artworks on Wednesday 18th May 2022, from 2pm to 5pm. This event is brought to you by Jonny Baker and Gavin Mart and hopes to inspire and encourage Pioneer Mission with ideas, examples and stories as well as conversation. Please contact Elaine for further information or book your place via eventbrite.  There will be a …

Progressive Christianity Network – Annual Lecture

The Progressive Christianity Network, Newcastle Group, is a multi-denominational group affiliated to PCN Britain which works to promote and support open and contemporary Christian understanding. The Newcastle group is delighted that the Reverend Doctor Peter Francis, Warden of Gladstone’s Library in Wales has accepted the invitation to give the group’s 6th Annual Open Lecture on 24th March, 2022, 6.45pm – …

Chaplains Reflections

Please see the attached February newsletter and reflections from the NIM’s Workplace Chaplains.

Evangelism and Justice Newsletter

Here is a link to the February edition of the Evangelism and Justice Newsletter for the Newcastle upon Tyne District. Because Elaine Lindridge & Tracey Hume are working quite closely together they have decided to share the newsletter to advertise events and to offer resources and support. Whilst it might seem that we’re just changing names it actually reflects a …