The first Lent Talk on the theme of ‘Faith Shaping our Nation’, will be given by the Revd Gareth Powell. It is to be held at Wetherby Methodist Church at 7.30pm. Refreshments will be served.
Revd Gareth Powell, Secretary of the Methodist Conference
The Revd Gareth Powell was appointed Secretary of the Methodist Conference in July 2015, having served as the Assistant Secretary since 2011. The Secretary plays a principal part in the oversight and leadership of the Church, ensuring that the Church has in place structures and processes that enable the Conference to develop the Church’s vision of unity, mission, evangelism and worship.
Gareth has served in the Coventry Circuit and was Chaplain at Cardiff University from 1999-2009. He is concerned to ensure that the Church proclaims the gospel with confidence and imagination.