Faith In This Place Panel Discussion (Festival of the Future City)

Festival of the Future City and The New Room present

Faith In This Place: How Is The Christian Church Reshaping Itself In the Future City?

A panel exploring the established and changing ways in which contemporary Christian organisations shape and influence city development and city life.

Featuring contributions from Michael Roden (Bristol Cathedral)

Tim Dobson (The Community Church, Southmead),

Sarah James (Faithspace) and others in conversation.


October 17th at 2pm

The New Room (John Wesley’s Chapel)

36 The Horsefair, Bristol, BS1 3JE


Cost £6 (£4 concessions)

Booking via or email

John Wesley's New Room

John Wesley’s New Room is a heritage site in the heart of Bristol. It houses a museum, library, café, events and hire space. It is home to the original 18th century chapel that started the Methodist movement.

It also houses an award-winning Café and a vast reference Library. John Wesley’s New Room hosts a range of art, music and family events and is also available to hire.

Explore the Museum of John & Charles Wesley’s life and work in Bristol.

John Wesley’s New Room is the oldest Methodist building in the world, located right in the heart of Bristol city centre. Founded in 1739 by John Wesley, the New Room became the cradle of the worldwide Methodist movement.

This is the place that completes the story of Bristol. This is the Room that changed the World.

It is a place where everyone is welcome to explore, step back, take time, reconnect and recharge.

Learn more