Easter Offering Service

Home » News » Easter Offering Service
EO-2018-logo

Stokesley's Easter Offering Service took place on Sunday 6 May at 3pm in Stokesley Methodist Church. Representatives from the churches came to take part in leading the service. Each church had a part to play from leading prayers to working the projector!

The theme of the service was 'Seek peace and pursue it' and was prepared by Methodist Women in Britain as a way of churches coming together to share stories of God's mission.

Within the service, there was also a chance for churches to give the money they have collected for the World Mission Fund. This collection is known as the Easter Offering Service and supports 65 partner churches world-wide.

During the service we were encouraged to love our enemies and pray for people who persecute us. We heard of hope filled examples of people around the world who are putting those words into actions.

The service gave me a lot of food for thought. There was also a delicious range of cakes after the service so we could continue sharing and encouraging each other. Thank you to everyone who helped make this service possible!

You may also be interested in

Photo for facebook
: Mon 06 Jul 1:45pm

We've been really busy getting ready to reopen for private prayer. This week (Week beginning 6th July) some of our churches will be open at the following times for private prayer:Carlton, Tuesday, 2-3pmHutton Rudby, Wednesday & Sunday, 10-11amEasby, Wednesday 3-5pmGreat Ayton, Thursday 1-3pmStokesley are holding a Church Council meeting next week, which needs to have the final...

Worship at Home logo
: Sat 04 Jul 1:43pm

You're invited to join us for worship on Sunday 5th July at 10:30am. You can find the District Worship at Home materials on this page along with details for onlinne services across the Circuit below.Stokesley, Hutton Rudby and CarltonYou can view Revd Andrew's online service through the https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC48Ec2k4fvRdos4HA7FTlIg.11(Stokesley Methodist Church YouTube...

rose on trellis
: Tue 30 Jun 9:08am

The Instant Garden The gravel in our garden is great for keeping weeds at bay, but there are places where it can look a little bare. One wall in particular looks rather neglected and forlorn, standing next to its tidy but barren gravel patch. I decided it would be a good spot for a climbing rose — sunny in the morning until the sun goes behind the house later in the day. With help, a trellis...