Methodist Church South East District

The Chair and District Chairs

The District Chair and the Assistant Chairs are always willing to make themselves available to offer pastoral support to ministers and their families. They can be contacted by phone or e-mail at any time.
This ecumenical service is supported by the Methodist Church and makes professional counselling available to ministers and their households at affordable prices. You can refer yourself to the service. More information can be obtained from their website at

The Churches Ministerial Counselling Service

Thinking of a holiday or recuperation after ill-health? Why not book into this fully furnished bungalow situated at Murton, near Swansea belonging to the Methodist Medical Benevolent Fund (formerly IMRF). It has three bedrooms - one double, one twin and one single. Currently weekly rates are as follows: 

Holidays - £180 during June to August and £150 for the rest of the year 
Recuperation - FREE when the application is supported by a letter from your District Chair, Superintendent Minister or local GP 

For enquiries re availability and bookings please contact Diane Sanford, Financial Services at MCH, telephone number 0207 467 5264.

Murton Bungalow


The normal process for funding CDiM is one third of cost by the minister, one third by the District and one third by the Connexion, up to a maximum of £300 pa. Grant forms can be downloaded here.

Pastoral Support