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Cross Gates Methodist Church

Austhorpe Road, Cross Gates, Leeds, LS15 8QR

Revd Helen White BEd BA (minister)
0113 260 5254

Barbara Lloyd (senior steward)

Richard Holdstock (room bookings)


Oct 4th, 10:30 am – Rev'd Helen White (Zoom Service)

Oct 11th, 10:30 am – (Joint with Colton)

Oct 18th, 10:30 am – Rev'd Joyce Nicholson (Zoom Service)

Oct 25th, 10:30 am – Rev'd Helen White (Zoom Service)


Welcome to Garforth Methodist Church, a suburban church on the outskirts of Leeds, welcoming people of all ages and abilities.

In addition to traditional worship we also enjoy various styles of worship including cafe and All Age.

Our church building is used extensively by the wider community enjoying a wide range of activities.


Sunday 10.30 a.m
All Age Worship on 3rd Sunday of the month
Holy Communion on 4th Sunday of the month
Mid-Week Communion on 2nd Wednesday of the month at 10.00 a.m

Mission Statement

Sharing Jesus, sharing life.

We are a Christian Church active in and open to our local community, working alongside other churches in our town and the wider community.

Our aim is to seek God through Jesus and the Holy Spirt, together learning how to be God's people.

We are working towards a compassionate and forgiving society to bring about a reconciled, just and peaceful world.

Our individual and collective mission is fashioned by a church life which provides opportunities for growth.

Our Priorities

  • To be a welcoming people by nature
  • To make worship relevant to both our members and the community
  • To provide opportunities for further study and prayer
  • To support local and global issues through prayer, lobbying and giving
  • To respect people of other cultures and faith
  • To gain confidence and courage to undertake new ventures
  • To encourage, appreciate and value one another
  • To regularly review our mission and our priorities

Regular Activities

Junior Church – Sunday 10.30 to 11.30 am
Prayer Group – Second and fourth Monday 7.30 to 9.30 pm
Toddlers – Tuesday and Thursday 9.30 to 11.30 am
Girls Brigade – Wednesday 5.45 to 7.45 pm
Boys Brigade – Thursday 6.00 to 8.30 pm
Luncheon Club – 3rd Thursday of the month, 12.00 to 2.00
Papercraft Plus – alternate Fridays 1.00 to 3.00 pm
Youth Club – Friday 7.30 to 9.30 pm
Coffee Morning – 3rd Saturday of the month 10.00 to 12.00

Virtual Activities

Family Worship – Sunday 9 am
Babychinos – Monday am

Other Groups using our premises

Slimming World, Caroline Atha School of Dance, Garforth Musical Society, Garforth Railway Circle, Garforth Brass Band

Quick Links

Registered Charity no. 1131455

Get In Touch

0113 266 3309

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