Welcome to North Road Methodist Church
Methodist Logo We are a friendly and active Christian Community in Durham city.
All are welcome to come and share fellowship and worship with us.
Find us at the top of North Road, next to the bus station.

Use these pages to find information on our regular services and activities,
cultural events and rooms available for bookings.
The church also makes a welcoming venue for wedding ceremonies.
Please contact the Minister for details.


Sunday Mornings

10.30am at North Road
(Note: No morning service 21st or 28th December)

Sunday Evenings

6:00pm at Elvet Methodist Church
(Note: No evening service 21st or 28th December)

Christmas Services

Carol Service: 3pm Sunday 21st December, at North Road
Midnight Communion: 11:30pm 24th December, at Elvet
Christmas Day: 10:30am, at North Road
Sunday 28th December: 3pm, at Elvet
All are welcome!

Reverend Shaun Swithenbank (Circuit Superintendent)

Contact Shaun
(via the circuit website)

Deacon Annette Sharp

Contact Annette
(via the circuit website)

   Church Activities

Messy morning Messy Mornings

A morning for pre-school children and their carers, packed with fun, craft, singing, fellowship and Bible story.
Messy Mornings runs every Thursday during school term time, 9:30-11:30am.

Coffee Coffee Mornings

Usually on the second Saturday in the month, in aid of St. Cuthbert's Hospice, MAP (Medical Aid for Palestinians) and church funds. Next coffee morning: 10th January.

Craft materials Craftworks

Meets fortnightly on a Tuesday, 10.00am - 1:30pm.

Meet and make! All welcome.

Food being served to two customers MANNAS

Fellowship, faith and food every Friday.

Lunches available 11.00am - 1.30pm.

Breakfast Men's Breakfast

Usually on the third Saturday in the month 9:00-10:15am.

Women's Fellowship Afternoon

Usually on the first Wednesday in the month at 3pm.

Book Book Group

Meets on weekday evenings in the homes of members of the congregation. Next meeting: 11th December.
See weekly church notices for further details.

Fellowship Group

Weekly on Monday evenings at 7:00pm, at Deacon Annette's manse in Ushaw Moor. All are invited to come along and enjoy a mixture of song, Bible study, discussion, prayer and sharing. Please contact Annette if you'd like to come along.

Creative Commons image credits:

Coffee - Toshihiro Oimatsu. Breakfast - Kklerks. Book - K Shelton. Lindisfarne Gospels - The Yorck Project.