Welcome to Derby Methodist Circuit

We are a group of 21 churches in and around Derby, including four ecumenical churches and a Chinese-language congregation plus  Susanna Wesley House in Derby city centre  Together with Christians of other churches, we seek to be true to our calling to live as disciples of Jesus Christ, and to witness to the healing power of his love and forgiveness as we serve him in our local communities.


Sunday Worship

5th April – Palm Sunday

BBC Radio 4 – 8.10am

Walking in the company of Jesus – Fr Dominic Robinson and Dr Theodora Hawksley reflect on the way Jesus accompanies Christians spiritually when facing times of trial, suffering and bereavement.

BBC Radio Derby – 8.00am

Sunday Worship


A Reflection – The Raising of Lazarus

A reflection written by Revd David Owen. This resource is for you to use at your leisure; either on your own or with one of your online groups.


Coronavirus Guidance

Following the Government Guidelines there will be no Methodist Churches holding Sunday Services and ALL meetings are on hold.

It is with sadness that all Methodist groups, gatherings, prayer meetings and house groups etc are suspended until the Government advise us otherwise.

Methodist Church Coronavirus Guidance



Short services of  Morning and Evening Prayer adapted from a variety of sources by David Owen including The Methodist Worship Book and The Benedictine Prayer Book amongst others. They offer a structured way to hold short services each morning and evening, either by yourself or with others, and with some variety. They can also be used in conjunction with The Methodist Prayer Handbook.… Read more...

A public Facebook group created by Revd Neil Draper.

Ministers are sharing resources that may be of help to the circuit.This Facebook group was originally for The Church on Oakwood, Mayfield Rd & Alvaston Methodist Churches for the use of contact, requesting prayer, posting comments & prayers and to enable Revd Neil to post video Thoughts for the Day as well as live stream Sunday services. It has been made … Read more...