Missions

Tewkesbury and Apperley churches are involved in and support different forms of organisations in our mission work both locally and globally.

 

Local Missions

Advent Mission Homelessness

Our theme for this year's Advent Offering for the Mission in Britain Fund  is ‘Homelessness & Hospitality’. It focuses on personal stories from people with experience of homelessness who are making positive changes to their life thanks to the hospitality of the Bristol Methodist Centre

 

 

 

 


 

Action for Children

 

 

 

 


 

Colbalt Unit - Cheltenham

  Tewkesbury church is glad to help Winchcombe Methodist church support the local cobalt unit by selling cards. Winchcome make all year round for any occasion.

  Winchcome have session where they meet to make the cards out of recycled cards and sell them and Tewkesbury have a number to sell as well. They are particularly busy this time of year.

 Cards can be bought from the back of the church.

 Having just started, so far we have raised £36.   Tewkesbury contact: Christine S


 

Local Foodbank

 The church supports the local foodbank. There is a box for donnating food at Tewkesbury church.

 Useful foodbank contacts   Donate food

                                        Foodbank website

 


 

Methodist Homes Assocition  (MHA)

 MHA is a charity providing care, accommodation and support services for more than 18,000 older people throughout Britain.

 Our mission is to improve the quality of life of older people, inspired by Christian concern.     MHA Home page

 

 


 

Open The Book

  'Open the Book' is a nationwide project which offers primary school children an opportunity to hear the major stories from the Bible.

 Tewkesbury Methodist Church has a team which presents 'Open the Book' assemblies in two local schools:

 Tirlebrook primary and Alderman Knight special school.

                                       For more details please contact the 'Open the Book'  team via the  Contact  page.


 

Global Missions Support

Chodort Training Centre, Choma, Zambia

 A joint mission partner between the Methodist church and the church of Scotland.

 TMC funds a student traning place at the mission centre.

 


 

The Leprosy Mission

 Tewkesbury and Apperley Methodist Churches support the national Christian multi-denominational mission work supporting people around the world, particularly Nepal with the problems of Leprosy, by educating people, providing medical help and medicines.

For more information please contact Gill S via the  Contact page.

 

 

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