Welcome to SMC – May 2024

Whether you visit us in person or online, you are welcome to join with us.

For details of our worship services, including links to our live streams, please see our Worship page.

Our June Newsletter is available June 2024

Please click on the links below for weekly Sunday notices

Notice sheet – June 2nd 2024

Notice sheet – May 19th 2024

Notice sheet – May 12th 2024

Notice sheet – May 5th 2024

Notice sheet – April 28th 2024


Sunday 30th June, morning worship 10:30am

Led by Hauka Matata Children’s Choir and Paul Emerson

Dance, Song, Stories and Testimonies.

The choir is here to praise God and raise funds for a new dormitory at their orphanage

Tickets are not necessary, but donations accepted at the end of the service.

It is a real privilege to welcome this Kenyan Children’s choir to Salisbury Methodist Church at the end of June.

The choir are aged between 12 and 16, and all are from the Connect a Child orphanage in Kenya. The visit is part of a UK tour intent on spreading God’s love while raising awareness of orphans and vulnerable children in Kenya.


Woodfalls Methodist Church celebrate their 150th anniversary this year.

They have a flower festival from 10th–12th May with the church open from 3pm-8pm on Friday 10th, 10am–6pm on Saturday 11th and 2pm-6pm on Sunday 12th .

There is a concert by Village Singers on Saturday 11th May at 7pm with a retiring collection for Medecins Sans Frontieres – specifically for their work in the Israel-
Hamas conflict zone.


Church Prayer Meeting

Wednesdays between 9.45am and 10.15am in Room 1, to which all are welcome.


Come and Meet Each Other

Conversation, tea (other drinks are available) and maybe board games…

Every Thursday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
In the Church Hall EVERYONE WELCOME


Get Connected

The next drop-in tech help session for you, your phone, tablet or laptop, on Tuesday 21st May 2024, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, all welcome.


SUPPORTING the Salisbury FOODBANK

There is now a box in the foyer to receive donations of groceries for the Foodbank. Items which are particularly needed:
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Soup, Sponge Puddings, Instant Mashed Potato, Packet Puddings e.g. Angel Delight, Jam, Size 5 Nappies


Prayers for our sister church,
St John’s, Mtendere, Zambia

Dear friends,

Please continue to pray that enough food aid will be given and delivered to Zambia.

At St John’s, pray for the prayer groups – the intercessory prayer group and the

deliverance prayer group, giving thanks for answers to prayer; pray for them as they pray for us.

Many thanks,

Cecil King

 

 

Welcome to SMC – April 2024

Whether you visit us in person or online, you are welcome to join with us.

For details of our worship services, including links to our live streams, please see our Worship page.

Our April Newsletter is available April 2024

Please click on the links below for weekly Sunday notices

Notice sheet – April 28th 2024

Notice sheet – April 14th 2024

Notice sheet – April 7th 2024

Notice sheet – March 31 2024


Free Concert Saturday 13th April 7:00pm

The National Methodist Youth Brass Band is made up of young Methodists with a shared love of playing in brass bands.

Donations Welcome towards ‘JAM’, a youth music initiative of Salisbury Methodist Church

For more information, please contact: Fi Waddingham : outreachworker@saIisburymethodistchurch :07895404034

Tonight’s Concert will also be livestremed – https://youtube.com/live/3gjB2uXjSCc

The band will also be playing and leading Sunday Worship on Sunday 14th April


Church Prayer Meeting

Wednesdays between 9.45am and 10.15am in Room 1, to which all are welcome.


Come and Meet Each Other

Conversation, tea (other drinks are available) and maybe board games…

Every Thursday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
In the Church Hall EVERYONE WELCOME


Get Connected

The next drop-in tech help session for you, your phone, tablet or laptop, on Tuesday 16th April 2024, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, all welcome.


SUPPORTING the Salisbury FOODBANK

There is now a box in the foyer to receive donations of groceries for the Foodbank. Items which are particularly needed:
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Soup, Sponge Puddings, Instant Mashed Potato, Packet Puddings e.g. Angel Delight, Jam, Size 5 Nappies


Prayers for our sister church,
St John’s, Mtendere, Zambia

 

Dear friends,

 

Please continue to pray that the urgently needed aid will be given and delivered to Zambia

because of the drought.

Give thanks for the graduation of trained ministers from the UCZ University and for the Master of Business Administration

degree awarded by the University of Zambia to our Bishop, Lordwell Siame.

At St John’s, pray for the Church Leadership Team as they guide the congregation awaiting the induction of a new minister.

 

Many thanks,

Cecil King

 

 

 

Welcome to SMC – March 2024

Whether you visit us in person or online, you are welcome to join with us.

For details of our worship services, including links to our live streams, please see our Worship page.

Our March Newsletter is available March 2024

Please click on the links below for weekly Sunday notices

Notice sheet – March 24 2024

Notice sheet – March 17 2024

Notice sheet – March 10 2024

Notice sheet – March 3 2024


Free Concert Saturday 13th April 7:00pm

The National Methodist Youth Brass Band is made up of young Methodists with a shared love of playing in brass bands.

Donations Welcome towards ‘JAM’, a youth music initiative of Salisbury Methodist Church

For more information, please contact: Fi Waddingham : outreachworker@saIisburymethodistchurch :07895404034

The band will also be playing and leading Sunday Worship on Sunday 14th April


Church Prayer Meeting

Wednesdays between 9.45am and 10.15am in Room 1, to which all are welcome.


Come and Meet Each Other

Conversation, tea (other drinks are available) and maybe board games…

Every Thursday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
In the Church Hall EVERYONE WELCOME


Get Connected

The next drop-in tech help session for you, your phone, tablet or laptop, on Tuesday 20th February 2024, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, all welcome.


SUPPORTING the Salisbury FOODBANK

There is now a box in the foyer to receive donations of groceries for the Foodbank. Items which are particularly needed:
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Soup, Sponge Puddings, Instant Mashed Potato, Packet Puddings e.g. Angel Delight, Jam, Size 5 Nappies


Prayers for our sister church,
St John’s, Mtendere, Zambia

Dear friends,

Pray for people in Zambia suffering shortage of food and water and power cuts because of the drought.

Pray for people working to bring relief and supplies.

Give thanks for Bishop Lordwell’s visit to UK and to Wessex Synod.

At St John’s, pray for all the people leading Easter celebrations – choirs, BB band, minister and preachers.

 

Many thanks,

Cecil King

 

 

 

Welcome to SMc – February 2024

Whether you visit us in person or online, you are welcome to join with us.

For details of our worship services, including links to our live streams, please see our Worship page.

Our March Newsletter is available March 2024

Please click on the links below for weekly Sunday notices

Notice sheet – February 25 2024

Notice sheet – February 18 2024

Notice sheet – February 4 2024

Notice sheet – February 11 2024


Church Prayer Meeting

Wednesdays between 9.45am and 10.15am in Room 1, to which all are welcome.


Come and Meet Each Other

Conversation, tea (other drinks are available) and maybe board games…

Every Thursday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
In the Church Hall EVERYONE WELCOME


Get Connected

The next drop-in tech help session for you, your phone, tablet or laptop, on Tuesday 20th February 2024, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, all welcome.


SUPPORTING the Salisbury FOODBANK

There is now a box in the foyer to receive donations of groceries for the Foodbank. Items which are particularly needed:
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Soup, Sponge Puddings, Instant Mashed Potato, Packet Puddings e.g. Angel Delight, Jam, Size 5 Nappies


Prayers for our sister church,
St John’s, Mtendere, Zambia

Dear Friends

Give thanks that the cholera outbreak, which has killed about 700 people in Zambia, is reducing.

Pray for the health workers who have been vaccinating, treating and working to prevent the cholera.

Pray for the UCZ health secretary, Gina Siatwinda Oliver, and for the UCZ hospitals and clinics.

At St John’s, give thanks for all the people who lead the music in our worship, for the three uniformed choirs

and for the Boys’ Brigade band.

 

Many thanks,

Cecil King

 

 

 

Welcome to SMc – January 2024

Whether you visit us in person or online, you are welcome to join with us.

For details of our worship services, including links to our live streams, please see our Worship page


Woodfalls Methodist Church – Sat 03rd Feb: Church for Change


Our February Newsletter is available February 2024

Please click on the links below for weekly Sunday notices

Notice sheet – February 4 2024

Notice sheet – January 28 2024

Notice sheet – January 21 2024

Notice sheet – January 14 2024

Notice sheet – January 7 2024


Church Prayer Meeting

Wednesdays between 9.45am and 10.15am in Room 1, to which all are welcome.


Church Family Coffee Morning,  Saturday 20 January

hosted by the Pastoral Team, 10.30 – 12 noon in the Hall. This will hopefully be an opportunity to meet folk who have joined us over the past year or so, to put faces to names, and to help us all to get to know each other a little better!


Come and Meet Each Other

Conversation, tea (other drinks are available) and maybe board games…

Every Thursday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
In the Church Hall EVERYONE WELCOME


Get Connected

The next drop-in tech help session for you, your phone, tablet or laptop, on Tuesday 16th January 2024, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, all welcome.


SUPPORTING the Salisbury FOODBANK

There is now a box in the foyer to receive donations of groceries for the Foodbank. Items which are particularly needed:
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Soup, Sponge Puddings, Instant Mashed Potato, Packet Puddings e.g. Angel Delight, Jam, Size 5 Nappies


Prayers for our sister church,
St John’s, Mtendere, Zambia

Dear friends,

Continue to pray for victims of the cholera outbreak and for health workers

working to prevent, treat and vaccinate against the cholera.

Pray especially for the UCZ hospitals and clinics and for Gina Siatwinda Oliver,

UCZ health secretary, supporting them in their work.

At St John’s, give thanks for the intercessory prayer group meeting each day,

giving thanks for answers to prayer; pray for them as they pray for us.

 

Many thanks,

Cecil King

 

 

Welcome to SMc – December 2023

Christmas at Salisbury Methodist Church

Whether you visit us in person or online, you are welcome to join with us.

For details of our Christmas services, including links to our live streams, please see our Worship page


Our December and January Newsletter is available

December 2023

Please click on the links below for weekly Sunday notices

Notice sheet – December 17-24th 2023

Notice sheet – December 31 2023

Notice sheet – December 17-24th 2023

Notice sheet – December 10th 2023

Notice sheet – December 3rd 2023

Notice sheet – November 26th 2023

Notice sheet – November 19th 2023


Church Prayer Meeting

Wednesdays between 9.45am and 10.15am in Room 1, to which all are welcome.


Church Family Coffee Morning,  Saturday 20 January

hosted by the Pastoral Team, 10.30 – 12 noon in the Hall. This will hopefully be an opportunity to meet folk who have joined us over the past year or so, to put faces to names, and to help us all to get to know each other a little better!


Come and Meet Each Other

Conversation, tea (other drinks are available) and maybe board games…

Every Thursday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
In the Church Hall EVERYONE WELCOME


Get Connected

The next drop-in tech help session for you, your phone, tablet or laptop, on Tuesday 16th January 2024, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, all welcome.


SUPPORTING the Salisbury FOODBANK

There is now a box in the foyer to receive donations of groceries for the Foodbank. Items which are particularly needed:
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Soup, Sponge Puddings, Instant Mashed Potato, Packet Puddings e.g. Angel Delight, Jam, Size 5 Nappies


Prayers for our sister church,
St John’s, Mtendere, Zambia

Dear friends,

Pray for the UCZ TV station being launched this month – Alithea TV. Alithea is the Greek word for “truth”.

Pray that this TV station will help people hear the truth of the Gospel.

Pray for the 36 ministers and 9 deacons beginning ministry in the UCZ this month.

At St John’s, pray that our “Light to the world” candle lighting service on Sunday 7th January

will inspire us to bring Christ’s light to our neighborhood this new year.

Many thanks,

Cecil King

 

Outreach Worker Vacancy, 

Working with Children & Families :

Outreach Worker with Children and Families advert

 

 

Welcome to SMc – November 2023

Worship at Salisbury Methodist Church

Whether you visit us in person or online, you are welcome to join with us.

For details of our Sunday services, including links to our live streams, please see our Worship page


Our December Newsletter is available December 2023

Please click on the links below for weekly Sunday notices

Notice sheet – November 26th 2023

Notice sheet – November 19th 2023

Notice sheet – November 12th 2023


Silver ECO Church

Congratulations to the team, we are now a Silver Eco Church

How Eco Church Works


Church Prayer Meeting

Wednesdays between 9.45am and 10.15am in Room 1, to which all are welcome.


 

Come and Meet Each Other

Conversation, tea (other drinks are available) and maybe board games…

Every Thursday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
In the Church Hall EVERYONE WELCOME


 

SUPPORTING the Salisbury FOODBANK

There is now a box in the foyer to receive donations of groceries for the Foodbank. Items which are particularly needed:
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Soup, Sponge Puddings, Instant Mashed Potato, Packet Puddings e.g. Angel Delight, Jam, Size 5 Nappies


Prayers for our sister church,
St John’s, Mtendere, Zambia

 

 

 

Dear friends,

Pray for Rev Godfrey Gama, minister of St John’s and chair of Chelston Consistory churches,

and pray for Mrs Ruth Gama, teacher at Njase Secondary School, during the coming month of public exams

for her pupils.

Pray for the choirs – St John’s Choirs, The Shepherd’s Choir and the Anointed Praise Team – preparing

for the busy Advent and Christmas seasons.

Pray for our church children and young people doing their school leaving exams in these coming weeks.

Many thanks,

Cecil King