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Local MP visits Fladbury School to hear a climate change message

Published: 10th November 2021

MP for Mid-Worcestershire, Nigel Huddleston, visited Fladbury CE First School last week to hear a message for the world about climate change.

St Peter's commissioned for a new chapter

Published: 8th November 2021

On Sunday afternoon, Bishop Martin visited St Peter’s Church in Bengeworth to commission the people for a new chapter as they officially launched the renewal project at the church.

Enabling a community to combat climate change

Published: 8th November 2021

The Community Fridge at St Mary's, Pickersleigh, Malvern is helping reduce food waste as well as providing food for the local community.

At the heart of Christmas

Published: 5th November 2021

An article for December's editions of parish magazines from the Archdeacon of Worcester, Robert Jones.

Fladbury to 'flow' with poppies for Remembrance

Published: 1st November 2021

To mark this year’s Remembrance Day and to commemorate 100 years of the Royal British Legion, there will be a river of poppies outside Fladbury Church and CE Primary School during November.

Quarry Bank choir contributes to award win

Published: 1st November 2021

Congratulations to the Quarry Bank church choir whose lockdown recordings helped Black Country Radio win Community Show of the Year in the annual Community Radio Awards.

Churches take the lead to bring Worcester city together

Published: 20th October 2021

Around 200 people from across Worcester gathered together on Monday evening to discuss how they could work together to make the city a better place to live and work.

A new service in Norton juxta Kempsey

Published: 18th October 2021

A new service has launched at St James’ Church in Norton juxta Kempsey with support from our Resourcing Church, All Saints in Worcester.

A Royal visit for St Barnabas Primary

Published: 15th October 2021

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 Queen’s Green Canopy Platinum Jubilee initiative.

"For their tomorrow, we gave our today."

Published: 12th October 2021

An article for November editions of parish magazines from the Dean of Worcester, Peter Atkinson: 

Dementia Centre at St Matthias, Malvern Link

Published: 5th October 2021

The parish of Malvern Link with Cowleigh has recently opened a Dementia Meeting Centre in St Matthias Church as part of their ministry to the local community. 

A successful heritage open day at St Peter's Church in Cradley

Published: 4th October 2021

On Saturday 18 September the doors of St Peter’s in Cradley were wide open to welcome people from the local community and further afield to find out more about the church’s past, present and future.

A profile of Kidderminster & Stourport deanery

Published: 1st October 2021

Find out more about the new Kidderminster and Stourport Deanery and hear from the Area Dean and Lay Chair.

Caring for our smaller churches

Published: 29th September 2021

Churches with 20 or fewer active members make up 45% of our churches. As Dean of Smaller Churches, Alison Maddocks provides practical support to these churches, as well as helping them to connect with each other to share wisdom.

Psalm 23 garden at Hanley Swan Primary School

Published: 27th September 2021

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.

New priest for Alvechurch and Beoley in Redditch

Published: 27th September 2021

Bishop John has announced the appointment of Gail Rogers as Priest in Charge of Alvechurch and Vicar of Beoley in the Holy Trinity Redditch Team.

A book club for Black History Month

Published: 24th September 2021

The Revd Eva McIntyre is suggesting a book club for Black History Month and all are welcome to join in.

Bishop calls for sustainable church flowers

Published: 21st September 2021

Bishop Martin is supporting a campaign calling for churches to take a more sustainable approach to flower arranging and whenever possible, stop using floral foam in their displays.

Five new Lay Ministers licensed

Published: 20th September 2021

Five people from parishes across the Diocese were admitted to the office of Reader on Saturday. Bishop Martin conducted the service, licensing the individuals to minister in the parishes they have been called to serve.

A celebration of Authorised Lay Ministry

Published: 20th September 2021

19 people have received a certificate from Bishop John to mark the completion of their courses to become ALMs. The special service at the Cathedral was a celebration of this form of lay ministry.

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