Café Church

The Café Church meets at:

The Lion Hotel, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury

We meet  on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7.30 8.30 pm.  Our next meeting is on 10th January 2018. Anyone is welcome to attend this informal meeting.

Posted in News

Save money and microwave

Microwave where possible as microwave ovens use much less energy than conventional ovens. You might be surprised by the range of meals (and desserts!) that can be made in a microwave.

Posted in Eco Message

Ethical banking

Reviewing your finances? Why not consider whether an ethical bank like Triodos Bank might help you and the environment. Triodos invests in socially-oriented and sustainable enterprises.

Posted in Eco Message

Meatless Mondays

Meat production has a big impact on the environment. Try having a day a week where you avoid eating meat or meat products (it doesn’t have to be a Monday!).

Posted in Eco Message

Use Your Freezer

Freeze fresh produce and leftovers where possible if you won’t have the chance to eat them before they go bad, and reduce food wastage.

Posted in Eco Message

Thy Kingdom Come global wave of prayer

Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that began in the Church of England in 2016. The Archbishop of Canterbury is inviting people around the world to join the movement, and the Methodist Church of Britain has become a partner in the initiative. The World Methodist Council is also encouraging Methodists across the world to take part.

The aim of Thy Kingdom Come is that Christians pray that people might know Jesus Christ during a focused time between Ascension and Pentecost from 25 May – 4 June 2017.

Keep an eye out for events happening at Belle Vue as part of Thy Kingdom Come.

Posted in News

Cleaning products

Choose concentrated or ‘ultra’ cleaning products, which use 50 to 60 percent less packaging than traditional formulas while cleaning just as thoroughly.

Posted in Eco Message

Cover pans when cooking

Whenever you cook on the hob, always try to cover the pans – this reduces the amount of energy that escapes from open pans, plus the amount of time it takes to heat up food and boil water. It also reduces condensation.

Posted in Eco Message

Save electricity when tumble drying

Reduce the need for ironing by taking clothes out of the tumble dryer while still slightly damp and hanging them up. That can save energy – including yours!

Posted in Eco Message

Greener giving

When giving a gift, consider a greener alternative such as making your own present, buying a gift from the ‘All We Can’ catalogue (or similar schemes) or offering some of your time and skills to do a favour for your friend or loved one.

Posted in Eco Message

Latest Tweets

  • Save money and microwave
    Microwave where possible as microwave ovens use much less energy than conventional ovens. You might be surprised by the range of meals (and desserts!) that can be made in a microwave.