Bishop's Stortford Methodist Church

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Dates and News

July 2021

Pastoral Letter detailing the changes to our services.

* March 2021 *

New flooring has been laid at the back of the church to make good the damage caused by the flood. It is of a much higher standard than what was there before and it will serve us well for years to come.  
The foodbank are almost finished installing a partition in the Wesley Hall to create more storage space for their expanded operations and will soon be able to move back into the Foodbank Room (previously called the Youth Room) and the partitioned area of the Wesley Hall.


Other News

Wool Drops If anyone would like to do some knitting or craft whilst they are at home I can organise wool, needles, patterns etc to be dropped round. Please email, Kate Rowe via Knit & Natter  to discuss what you would like. You can join in with the Knit and Natter projects, some of which are easy to do, or you can make whatever you like. I can provide some sewing kits as well if you prefer to sew. Craft activities are very good for you, apparently – particularly knitting!

Services on the radio for those not online:
Sundays 8.10am - Radio 4 FM (radio or tv Freeview channel 704)
Daily 8.10am – Radio 4 Long Wave (radio or tv Freesat channel 710,
Sky channel 0143, or Virgin channel 911)

Online Church Services

From local churches: as well as our own Sunday morning service on
Bishops Stortford Methodist Church, 
The Community Church has a Sunday service, and Daily Mass is being streamed from St Joseph’s at 9.30am Mon to Fri, with weekend Masses at 6pm Sat, and 9am, 11am, and 6pm on Sunday at
In addition, the central Methodist Church is working in collaboration with the following churches to provide Sunday worship: 
Wesley's Chapel London Sundays 11am on
Swan Bank Methodist Church in Burslem: Sundays 10:30am on and
Methodist Central Hall Westminster Sundays at 11am
Sthie ('At home') A very different worship experience: join in live on Sundays on their Facebook group. For details see 2020/03/15/sthie-at-home-online-worship/. You can watch previous live-streamed videos at

We hope these four options will offer some breadth from our tradition.