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Reaching Out to Share God's Love in Burley-in-Wharfedale


Our mission is to know Jesus Christ and to make his love known


At Burley in Wharfedale Methodist Church, we strive to create a safe and welcoming environment for all, no matter your background or beliefs. Our mission is to share the gospel of Jesus Christ and encourage spiritual growth through worship, education, and outreach.


We are a vibrant community that offers a range of activities and events, including weekly services, youth groups, and social events. Our goal is to provide a home for people of all ages and backgrounds to come together, learn more about faith, and build meaningful relationships.

Our mission is to know Jesus Christ and to make his love known

​​This mission will be developed through...

  • A diversity of worship forms which are accessible to all.​

  • A focus on the spiritual development of every person in contact with the church.

  • The creation of a positive culture of lifelong learning and discipleship.

  • The sharing of the good news of Christ’s love for all.

  • Being a safe and welcoming community for all.

  • The use of the facilities of the Church for developing a strong sense of community.

  • Outreach to the people of the village through service and evangelism.

  • Action on behalf of those suffering injustice in the wider world.

  • Consideration of environmental sustainability in decisions about the use of financial resources and the development of the church building.

  • The development of partnerships within the Methodist Circuit and with other local churches and community groups.

  • Promoting work with families, children and young people in every area of our life and witness as a church.

Ministry Teams

Welcome to our ministry section. It's a great place to introduce you to our teams and talk about what makes us special, our faith and how we help our community. 

Wharfedale & Aireborough Circuit

If you would like to know more about our circuit and what's going on click the link below to find out more

We care about God's world

In 2019, our church was awarded​ SILVER STATUS by Eco Church. An award scheme for churches in England and Wales who want to demonstrate that the gospel is good news for God’s earth.

This means that we aim to reduce waste, use eco-friendly cleaning materials, enable biodiversity in our gardens and more!​

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