Coronavirus News

The Methodist Church Coronavirus update, Churches ARE CLOSED We have put in place all the necessary procedures for social distancing and safety under Government guide lines. (Hands – Face – Space ) everyone must wear a mask when in building

Worship during the coronavirus pandemic

The Methodist Church material for people to worship from home. It will be updated regularly with new material.
When you click on the link it simply gives a word document for your computer that you can open and use.

These short acts of worship have been produced for you If you are well enough why not spend a few moments with God, knowing that other people are sharing this act of worship with you.

Praying for all around the world Remember that the Methodist Church is wider than Britain
We are learning from all around the world who are dealing with a difficult and uncertain situation
and we would ask that you hold them in prayer/

God of all hope we call on you today.
We pray for those who are living in fear:
Fear of illness, fear for loved ones, fear of other’s reactions to them.
May your Spirit give us a sense of calmness and peace.

We pray for your church in this time of uncertainty.
For those people who are worried about attending worship.
For those needing to make decisions in order to care for other
For those who will feel more isolated by not being able to attend.
Grant us your wisdom.

Holy God, we remember that you have promised that
Nothing will separate us from your love – demonstrated to us in Jesus Christ.
Help us turn our eyes, hearts and minds to you.


If you have any questions regarding the Methodist Church and coronavirus, please email

You can find more information and guidance on avoiding the spread of the virus on the NHS website

The latest Government advice is here: