the connexion magazine

Cover of the connexion issue 26the connexion is a free magazine about the life and work of the Methodist Church, bringing together inspirational stories from Methodist people who are passionate about sharing God’s love to change lives.

The theme of the connexion issue 26 is Doing justice. But what does that mean?

Read this issue to discover how Methodists are doing justice by walking alongside homeless people, meeting people on the edge of society and working with marginalised people.  

the connexion – issue 26 Spring 2022 – Doing Justice



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Bulk orders of the connexion magazine will be reinstated from issue 27, due early July 2022.

We want to make sure you receive the right number of copies for your onward local distribution. With changes in church attendance due to Covid-19, and because of the Church’s commitment to net zero, we realise that bulk deliveries based on previous quantities ordered before the pandemic may now be incorrect.

Please help our stewardship by updating how many copies you want to receive. To ensure your new bulk order is in place for delivery of the connexion issue 27, before 25 May 2022:

  1. Review how many copies you need for your local church, circuit or district.
  2. Complete and return this bulk order form.


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Earlier issues (click link to download a Pdf)

the connexion issue 25 - Winter 2022 Living it out

the connexion issue 24 - Autumn 2021 God for all

the connexion issue 23 - Summer 2021 Be bold

the connexion issue 22 - Spring 2021 Love this Calling

the connexion issue 21 - Winter 2020 Light of Life

the connexion issue 20 - Autumn 2020 Hope for a better future 

the connexion issue 19 - Summer 2020 Singing a new song

the connexion issue 18 - Spring 2020 Letting go

the connexion issue 17 - Winter 2020 Choices: choosing life

the connexion issue 16 - Autumn 2019 Going for growth

the connexion issue 15 - Summer 2019 So what's the story?

the connexion issue 14 - Spring 2019 Making and growing disciples 

the connexion issue 13 - Winter 2019 Journeying

the connexion issue 12 - Summer 2018 Vocation

the connexion issue 11 - Spring 2018 Sharing Testimonies

the connexion issue 10 - Winter 2018 Our Calling

the connexion issue 9 - Autumn 2017 Transformational leadership

the connexion issue 8 - Spring 2017 Transition

the connexion issue 7 - Winter 2017 Thinking big

the connexion issue 6 - Summer 2016 Authentic partnership 

the connexion issue 5 - Spring 2016 Spirit-led enthusiasm

the connexion issue 4 - Winter 2016 A green light to mission

the connexion issue 3 - Autumn 2015 Arts in mission

the connexion issue 2 - Spring 2015 Chaplaincy

the connexion issue 1 - Winter 2015 Evangelism


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