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.

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Ordinands 2020

by Sarah Pothecary, 27th June 2020

Today (June 27th) we give thanks and celebrate that The Methodist Conference, meeting on-line, received into Full Connexion Deacon Rebekah-Joy Spinks and Rev Philip Dixon.  Their Ordination Services…

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Conference 2020

by Sarah Pothecary, 26th June 2020

The President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference will be participating in the streamed service from Methodist Central Hall Westminster this Sunday. The service will be available…

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Prayer for Reading

by Sarah Pothecary, 23rd June 2020

Following the tragic events of Saturday evening in Reading which have, quite rightly, held our focus over the last few days, we hold, in our prayer life, all those whose lives have been affected by…

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Upcoming Events


16th July 2020, 1:15 PM – 2:45 PM

What Is intergenerational ministry? Are we doing it already? What if we don't have any children in our church? How can I get started doing intergenerational ministry in my church or circuit? Who can…

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