NYD Webteam: September 2016
On Saturday 10 September at the Darlington District Synod Rev Janet Park presented a banner to Debs Coggrove who is the District link to Miathene Synod in Kenya. The banner was created by a group of people collectively known as TOTs, 'Talent On Tuesdays', who meet at Bainbridge regularly and it is to be presented to the people of Miathene Synod. The banner is a combination of embroidery and fabric collage and depicts seasonal scenes of Wensleydale.
There are usually a number of gifts from Miathene on the stage when Darlington District Synod meets and they serve to remind us of the work that goes on there. This banner will I'm sure be much appreciated by the community there and help build stronger links between us.
The purpose of this partnership with Miathene Synod is to encourage, support and learn from each other in our mission and ministry as members of the body of Christ in God's kingdom. Miathene Synod has a total of 152 churches and is under Meru County, covering Tigania East, Tigania West and Isiolo. It also has a mission in Mwamba.
You may also be interested in
I am mounting a photographic exhibition at The Keld Resource Centre from Easter Monday, 2nd April to Friday 6th April 2018. It will consist of 25 photographs of Upper Swaledale. Entry is free, though donations for the work of The Keld Resource Centre would be appreciated.A photographer since childhood, I also much appreciated the Yorkshire Dales since Youth Hostelling there as a teenager. A...
So we're nearly half way through the first day of Lent. You may have decided to give up something for the weeks leading up to Easter. You may have decided to do nothing. You could still undertake this challenge; '40 Acts'. This is what the 40 Acts website tells us: "40acts is the generosity challenge for Lent, created by UK Christian charity...
New Year New Venue This Friday 9 February sees the Wensleydale Filling Station start the 2018 programme at a new venue. The informal celebration of the Christian faith has moved from Middleham to Newton Le Willows Village Hall (DL8 1SP). The speaker this month is Roy Searle of the Northumbria Community. The speakers in March and April will be Paul King (Amazing Grace Church) and Roger Sammons...
Elm Ridge Methodist Church
Hunton Methodist Chapel