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Methodist Ministers are not employees after all: Supreme Court ruling

The Supreme Court has finally given its ruling on the matter of The President of the Methodist Conference v Preston. To cut a long story short, the court has ruled that Methodist ministers are not employees. For the background to … Continue reading

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Methodist ministers may be employees

So says the Court of Appeal, upholding the previous finding of the Employment Appeal Tribunal in the case of Haley Preston (formerly Moore) vs. the President of the Methodist Conference. The background to this case is that in 2009 Ms … Continue reading

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So, what exactly is a sabbatical?

Here’s what the Methodist Church has to say about sabbaticals: A sabbatical is a gift from the Church to all presbyters and deacons and it is intended that during a sabbatical they will do something different which will inform and … Continue reading

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