For three weeks over the school summer holiday, St Martin’s Church on the London Road, Worcester will be hosting a HAF (Holiday Activities and Food) holiday club for children of families on low incomes.
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Director of Ministry and Discipleship, Jonathan Kimber, gives an update on the Calling Young Disciples Project and the post of Diocesan Children's Officer.
During March 2022, the Knife Angel visits Worcester city centre. This imposing structure stands at 8 metres tall and is constructed from over 100,000 knives and blades confiscated by UK police forces.
A 4 year-old from Upper Arley CE Primary School was so affected by a break-in at the local church that he decided to donate his pocket money towards the repairs.
At St Peter's Inkberrow, this Christmas for the second year,Â they organised a 'stable trail' as a different way to tell the Christmas story to their local community.
The Revive Learning Centre at Top Church, Dudley, operated by the Invictus Education Trust, will offer alternative provision to vulnerable students who find mainstream school difficult.
Member of St Matthias Church in Malvern Link, Philippa Lowe, has written a childrenâ€™s book, telling the Christmas story and featuring the church, local school and the church mice!
A new resource from our Calling Young Disciples Team will help children to explore their faith through reference to popular cartoons.
The 2nd Calling Young Disciples learning hub have met together for the final time & were commissioned by Archdeacon Nikki to continue their journey reaching out to children, young people and families.
Pupils from St Kenelmâ€™s CE Primary School haveÂ had their global horizons stretched as they journeyed along the ancient Silk Roads with educational charity, Engage with China.
St Barnabas Primary in Worcester had a very special visitor last week as HRH The Princess Royal came to plant a tree as part of The Queenâ€™s Green Canopy Platinum Jubilee initiative.
Hanley Swan Primary School have taken up the Bible Society's challenge to create a Psalm 23 garden, which was officially opened last week by the Open the Book team.
With just over a year to go for the Calling Young Disciples Project, the team continues to work with parishes throughout the Diocese to help them to bring more children, young people and their families to faith.
A blog from CYD Mission Enabler, Amy Stokes on the the point of community events and the importance of understanding the long journey to discipleship.
The Archdeacon of Dudley, Nikki Groarke will be running the London Marathon on Sunday 3 October to raise money for The Childrenâ€™s Society.
The Shine After School club in Evesham is going from strength to strength and this September is opening at a new site in Bengeworth Church Hall.
Kiddminster West Team Vicar, Laura Betson, shares the story of this year's children and families activity week:Â
Sunday 12 September is Education Sunday.
The CYD team will be changing in September as Project Director, Ruth Walker, steps down & two new Mission Enablers start, replacing Adam Legge who left in July & as maternity leave cover for Amy Stokes.
The rain held off, and the sun even shone, for the first event held by a new Calling Young Disciples inspired partnership between St Mark, Pensnett and St John, Brockmoor, supported by other churches in the Brierley Hill Team.