Each task group has a convenor and the areas of interest have been initially allocated into the following groups

Worship Task Group –  Convenor Vacancy

The Church exists to increase awareness of God’s presence and to celebrate God's love

Creative Arts in Worship                                                   Healing and Wholeness

Digital Church                                                                   Messy Church

District Worship Celebrations                                           Quiet Days and Retreats

Fresh Expressions

Learning and Caring Task Group – Mr Chris Clark

The Church exists to help people to grow and learn as Christians, through mutual support and care

Engaging with Scripture                                                   Mission in a Rural Setting

Families                                                                            Small Group resourcing

Formal Education, Teaching and School Governance     Workplace Chaplaincies

MWiB                                                                                Youth and Children’s work (including safeguarding)

Pastoral Care                                                                   Mission with Older People

Service Task Group – Convenor Vacancy

The Church exists to be a good neighbour to people in need and to challenge injustice

Action for Children                                                           Methodist Homes

Church and Society                                                         Mission in Community

Environmental Issues                                                      One Mission Group

Foodbank                                                                        Public Issues

Gender Equality                                                              Street Pastors

Holiness and Justice                                                      Stewardship


Evangelism Task Group – Convenor Vacancy

The Church exists to make more followers of Jesus Christ

Evangelism Training and Practice                                 Heritage and Mission

Whole-life Discipleship                                                  Sharing the Gospel

Vocations and Training Task Group – Revd Dr John Johnson

To support the development of all aspects of ministry

Continuing Development in Ministry                             Pioneer Ministries

Lay Employment                                                           Probationers

Lay Training                                                                  Sabbaticals

Lay Workers                                                                 “Under Sevens” Ministry

Local Preachers and Worship Leaders