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Download the Conference Business Digest - A Report for local churches about the business of the 2018 Methodist Conference. You can also download the Readers Guide to Mission and Ministry in Covenant. The guide summarises the proposals that have been welcomed by the Church of England's General Synod in February 2018. Conference directed further work be undertaken on the proposals for bringing the Methodist Church and the Church of England into closer communion with one another.
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The Rt Revd Nick Baines, Bishop of Leeds: recently wrote in the Yorkshire Post about Brexit under the title 'Brexit White Paper' Read Bishop Nick's blog. Really sensible advice to our negotiating team. He has also written about the wildfires in Greece
Sadly, the West Yorkshire Ecumenical Council has been disbanded as from the 31st December 2016. Meetings of Senior Church leaders and Ecumenical Officers will in the future be convened under the title of 'West Yorkshire Churches Together". Watch this space for developments.
West Yorkshire Churches Together website.
Leeds Diocesan News
Diocesan e-news 16 August, 2018
West Yorkshire Methodist District Newslettters
From Testimony Faith Homes, Eldoret, Kenya - John Green's blog
From CMS Neema Crafts, Tanzania - Miriam Knowles' blog and
The Church of England newspaper - The Church Times
The August Edition of the Diocesan News contains a letter from all the Diocesan Bishops on the subject of Reconcilation following the EU Referendum.