Melton Mowbray Methodist Circuit

Faith, Hope and Love

Welcome to the Melton Methodist Circuit Website.

Do browse around it, using the menu tabs above.

If you would like to know anything more about any of our activities or churches, please use the appropriate link to contact us. 

With best wishes.

James Skinner

Superintendent Minister.


There is a new tab in the menu for 'Forthcoming Events' View 


The next on-line service, Sunday 16th May, will be available later

Future on-Line services


Christian Aid

Christian Aid Week. 9 - 16th May 2021

Jez Gowers-Cromie
Church Engagement and Fundraising Officer - East Midlands 01509 754764 & 07778110037                

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All We Can Emergency Coronavirus Appeal, India.

Angus, a local artist, has kindly donated two signed, oil paintings of Asian elephants for us to sell, in order to send money to the fund to help India during the current Pandemic crisis that is overwhelming our friends in the country.

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If you wish to bid to purchase one of the paintings, please either:

Telephone Richard (01664 565866), email or

by post to the circuit office before 10-00 pm on Wednesday, 12th May.


The paintings are 24” x 18” approx. and would look well on any wall.

 You can also make a donation direct to:

All We Can

 I would like to thank Angus for caring for the people who are a long way away but are in our thoughts and prayers.



Mike & Lesley Sergeant have been following The President & Vice-President on their Facebook page:

Mike and Lesley thought you would be interested in the talks about 'Thy Kingdom Come', together a link to an excellent video*.

*Please note, this is a large video file and requires a Dropbox account but there is also a link on their Facebook page.


Sage Cross Building – Report View 

Last week, a presentation was given about the building at Sage Cross, and how it fits with the surrounding environment. 

Jen Ledbetter, a planning officer, has been working with Deacon Alison on ways to adapt the building to better serve the people of the community who are close to us. 

Attached, is a very interesting report produced by Jen as a part of the work that she is doing for a qualification. Jen is a Methodist and has a great understanding of historic buildings and how they work for mission when serving as a Christian people. 

You can view the report by clicking View

If you would like to receive a printed copy of the presentation, please contact James, Alison or Richard to obtain this.  


Balderton Methodist Church are seeking to employ a

We are looking for the right person who will develop our existing ministry to children and young families, to move on with fresh vision and energy in this way, growing Disciples and reaching new generations through outreach and pastoral support. To take on the responsibility for activities already in place and to be involved in the planning of new ventures as we nurture our young families.

The appointment is subject to receipt of satisfactory references and completion of the process Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Hours will be 18 per week, with flexibility including evenings and weekends.

There is a Genuine Occupational Requirement for the post holder to be a Christian.

If you’re interested and would like to learn more.
Please contact: Rev. Peter Bates or Mrs. Cathy Bates

Tel: 01636 706264 or Mobile 07967 928234


Donations for the Circuit funds

Latest revision: 11th May 2021