Tithe, Tax, or Trickle Down? Personal Philanthropy Today. Ruth Willis CEO South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation (SYCF),  6 November Lunchtime Forum

Ruth Willis, CEO South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation (SYCF)  Developing the Contributions of Christian People: Come Along This Wednesday 6 November 12-1.30PM Tithe, Tax or Trickle Down? Personal Philanthropy Today.  John Wesley’s advice in terms of the morality of personal wealth was that a person should ‘Earn all you can, save…

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9 October 2019 Forum Sorting Out One’s Personal Mission—John Vincent

9 October 2019: John Vincent on “Sorting Out One’s Personal Mission—at different stages in life” New Lunchtime Forum Theme: Developing the Contributions of Christian People  Wednesdays, monthly, 12 midday to1.30pm In UTU Library, Lower Ground Floor, Victoria Hall Methodist Church (entrance opposite Superdrug in Chapelwalk) All welcome.  Free of charge. …

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Borders & Belonging

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/borders-and-belonging-with-padraig-o-tuama-tickets-64470762787?ref=eios Borders and Belonging through the spending time with the Book of Ruth.  The Book of Ruth is an extraordinary book from the Hebrew bible. In it, the lives of two displaced women are explored. They are both border-crossers. They are both workers. They are both in need. They are…

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AGM 2019 Save The Date!

Date for your diaries – Saturday 23 November 2019: AGM 2.00pm-4.30pm  1pm: Informal time to catch up  Bring your own lunch – tea and coffee provided   Come and find out what has been happening and our plans to take UTU forward.     Speaker: Bishop Dr Joe Aldred  Principal Officer for Pentecostal and Multicultural Relations,    Churches Together in England  on “The…

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July Forum 2019

What makes a good city? Series 3 Are we ready to send poverty to hell?  Wednesday, 17 July 2019: 12-1.30pm Open to all, free of charge. Simon Duffy, Director of the Centre for Welfare will talk on his provocative title.  He has long been concerned about the increasing inequities of the Welfare system in…

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Keith Hodgkinson

KEITH HODGKINSON  We sadly report the death of Keith Hodgkinson in May after an illness lasting eighteen months.  Keith was recruited by Kate Thompson when we were at Abbeyfield Road.  He assisted with gardening and cleaning as well as repairs.  Keith was an excellent worker, totally reliable and could put…

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19 June Forum Greg Fell

What makes a good city? Series 3. Wednesday 19th  June 12 – 1.30pm  Greg Fell, Director of Public Health Sheffield speaks on ‘Public Health, welfare and crime: getting the balance right.’The respondent will be Erica Dunmow, UTU’s Chair of Trustees.  This talk will look at the major issues in public health facing…

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Certificate in Theology & Mission Course

CERTIFICATE IN THEOLOGY AND MISSION  September 2019 – June 2020  Aim: to facilitate the development of each participant’s own personal theology and mission.   Areas: to include bible study, contemporary theology, personality temperaments, urban theology, liberation theology, discipleship, rule of life spirituality, public theology, social and political development.  Method: collegial, with all members participating,…

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