Bishop John has commissioned a new Warden of Readers.
The Revd Sue Oliver, Vicar of St. Mark’s Church in Pensnett, has been appointed as the Warden of Readers for the Diocese of Worcester. Readers are the name of the Church of England’s Licensed Lay Ministers. This new role is a voluntary one in addition to her current post in Pensnett.There are currently 177 Licensed Lay Ministers working in parish churches throughout Worcestershire and Dudley. In her new role Sue will communicate with them and help to support them in their ministry. Before training for ordination, Sue herself trained as a Lay Minister and has already been working with Readers ... more