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God’s Church – a home for all: walk

On 27th February 2022, Daud Irfan, Methodist Youth President 2021/2022, accompanied by the Revd Irfan John, his father and the Wales Synod Enabler for Culturally Diverse Congregations, are to walk from Rumney Methodist Church in Cardiff to Wesley’s Chapel in London, raising awareness of the need for more diverse leadership in the Church.

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Radio 4 – Prayer for the Day

The Synod Chair, Rev’d Dr Stephen Wigley, is leading Radio 4’s ‘Prayer for the Day’  for the week Saturday 5th – Friday 11th February 2022 at 5:43 am on BBC Radio 4.

Each edition will be available of BBC Sounds after broadcast.

Wales Synod Support for Climate Action


COP26 and the climate emergency are hitting the headlines an many of feel the urgency for concerted global action.

But what is the next step for you and your church to reduce carbon footprint, care for creation and to encourage others as well? Solar panels? insulation? new garden? recycling scheme?

Whatever your idea, the Synod Scheme & Grants Committee have a seed money fund to help churches or Circuits.

Download an application form and the guidelines.

Synod Grants for Climate Change Initiatives

SAF Application Form

Global Day for Climate Justice – Saturday 6th November.

Join with Christian Aid, Tearfund and CAFOD on the Global Day of Action for climate justice.


On Saturday the 6th of November, mass mobilisations are taking place across the world to demand action on climate change in this critical moment in time as world leaders meet in Glasgow for the COP26 climate conference.

One of these mass mobilisations will take place in Cardiff. Please join us at this critical moment in time to join in the call for climate justice, and to stand in solidarity with our brothers and sister on the frontline of the climate emergency. We aim to draw together as a ‘faith bloc’, so that the faith imperative for action on climate change is visible.

Where and when? 

  • Saturday 6th November 
  • 11AM – Join us at Eglwys Dewi Sant (St Andrew’s Crescent, Cardiff CF10 3DD) from 10:45AM for a brief prayer meeting at 11AM. This will be an opportunity to chat, collect placards, and have a moment of reflection before we head over to the march together by 12PM. 
  • 12PM – Assemble at City Hall before marching through the city towards Cardiff Bay for a rally at the Senedd.  
  • Prayer & Action – Spread the word! 

Over the coming weeks, please will you share this invitation with your congregation and community and come as a group to join us?

Please let us know if you are coming! If you have any questions and to RSVP, please contact / 02920844652.

Welcome service for Methodist Youth President – Daud Irfan

Induction and Welcome Service

For Daud Irfan

As Youth President of the Methodist Church

Sunday 29th August 2021 at 3pm

At Cyncoed Methodist Church

Westminster Crescent



CF23 6SE

There are limited seats available for this service.

If you would like to support Daud on this important occasion, please contact to book a seat.