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The Southampton District of the Methodist Church covers all of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, extends to Dorset and Somerset in the West and up into Berkshire and south Oxfordshire.  We have over 80 ministers serving over 200 churches, ranging from small rural communities to large urban conurbations, from coastal towns to major cities to the delights of the New Forest.


Latest News

Holy Week Statement

by Sarah Pothecary, 6th April 2020

Monday 6 April 2020At the start of Holy Week, as Christians follow in the footsteps of Jesus as the events that lead to Good Friday unfold, followed by the hope of Easter Day, leaders of churches…

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Prayers for Zambia

by Sarah Pothecary, 6th April 2020

Message from Bishop Chomba of the United Church of Zambia in Lusaka on 27th March about the coronavirus crisis in Zambia:The Zambian situation is scary as cases are increasing day after day. With the…

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Reflections

by Sarah Pothecary, 6th April 2020

An open invitation to all members of the Southampton District We have been privileged to receive a number of  theological reflections, prayers, photographs and pieces of creative writing from people…

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Upcoming Events

Line Management of Lay Employees - Training Day

9th June 2020, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

If you line manage a lay employee of the Methodist Church in the Southern & Islands Region, this training day might be of interest to you!About this EventThis training day will be led by the regional…

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