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In the week's Methodist Podcast, the Revd Jenny Pathmarajah talks with friends and family about the impact the choices we make each day have on the planet. 
As the war in Ukraine continues, this week’s podcast talks to a Methodist minister who has returned from Poland matching families seeking sanctuary with offers of homes here in the UK, we hear from a learning network coordinator who is waiting for a family of 11 to join her and we talk to a minister from Birmingham who supported a family from Syria about how we welcome people escaping war.
In this week's Methodist Podcast we learn about the Eco Church scheme, and visit an eco-award winning Methodist Church in Yorkshire.
In this week's Methodist Podcast learn how we are working to be an inclusive Methodist Church and hear from some of our diverse communities. 
In this week's Methodist Podcast we talk to two Methodists in Ukraine who are fleeing from the invasion to find safety, we hear how peace can stand up to aggression and learn how to talk to children about worrying news events.
In this week's Methodist Podcast we explore Walking With Micah, the Methodist Church's new initiative to explore Justice. We hear about justice conversations, how justice works locally and consider justice theology. 
In the second podcast for LGBT+ history month, we visit the Inclusive Gathering in Birmingham and learn about Queer Theology.
February is LGBT+ history month and we celebrate by taking a look at the background to last year’s historic vote permitting same sex marriage within the Methodist Church.We talk to Revd Ken Howcroft who chaired the group behind the God in Love Unites us report considered by the Conference and we chat with a couple whose lives have been changed by the vote and who plan to marry this summer.
A Methodist Way of Life provides a set of commitments and practices that encourage and equip people to live a Christian life. In this podcast we learn what it means to lead A Methodist Way of Life. 
Christmas is busy for ministers everywhere. The Revd Jenny Pathmarajah, chats about this most wonderful time of the year with two friends and colleagues.
In this week's podcast we hear how people of faith around the world are persecuted for their beliefs.We talk to people who have experienced oppression and prejudice because of their religion, those who are raising awareness of the situation and hearing how some are bringing people of faith together.
To mark Remembrance, this week's Methodist Podcast hears from a military chaplain and those serving past and present, plus we learn of the sacrifices made by animals during conflict and the legacy of the German graves on the island of Jersey.
The Methodist Podcast talks to some of the Methodists involved in the COP 26 climate change summit taking place in Glasgow. 
Whilst interviewing the Leadership on a Journey nominees about their lives and work, Deanna Lyncook, Oral History and Project Officer at Wesley’s Chapel and Leysian Mission, also asked them whether the murder of George Floyd and the subsequent reignition of the Black Lives Matter movement had an impact on them.Whilst some spoke of the impact it had on them personally, a few spoke about their reaction to the movement at the time, and others what it meant for their work. This episode shares and explores their response, featuring conversations with Revd Sonia Hicks, Revd Inderjit Bhogal OBE, Mr Norman Mullings MBE, Dr Margaret Byron and Mr Bala Gnanapragasam.
We look at Harvest on the 250th anniversary of the corn riots, what Harvest means for city centre churches, and what happens at a foodbank during Harvest.
Celebrations have been taking place to mark 250 years since Francis Asbury’s missional journey from England to America. In this week's podcast we learn more about the life and legacy of Francis Asbury from Sarah Hollingdale, Methodist Heritage Officer and Ashley Boggan Dreff, General Secretary  of the UMC Commission on Archives and History. The Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, Barbara Easton, explains why she is one of Asbury's biggest fans. 
This week we look at the relaunch of the Methodist Modern art Collection. Selected works from the collection will go on show in churches across Coventry this weekend as part of the city’s celebration as designated UK City of Culture.
The Revd Jenny Pathmaraja, a minister stationed on Jersey, talks with colleagues about the sometimes difficult subject of funerals.
Parents are already having to think about how they will afford uniforms for the return to school this September. With schools now considering themselves "brands", the costs involved in meeting a school's demands can be considerable. In this week's Methodist Podcast we talk to two Methodist churches who are helping families by recycling school uniforms.
In this week's Methodist podcast, we chat with Paul Chilcote, a Methodist theologian and the Director of the Centre for Global Wesleyan theology at Wesley House Cambridge. Paul has written a new course, Living the Wesleyan Way, that evaluates and explores the Wesley's impact on our lives. 
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