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  • ​Kidderminster Advent windows
    • 24 December 2017

    Calling Young Disciples Mission Enabler, Adam Legge has been working with a team of volunteers from Kidderminster East in the run up to Christmas to put together a series of Advent themed pop up displays ...

  • ​Shop workers
    • 23 December 2017

    Pray for shop-workers who have been working hard and will be at work until close of business on Christmas Eve. Pray too for those who will be back at work for the sales from Boxing ...

  • ​Those in care homes
    • 22 December 2017

    Please pray for all those who live in care homes across the Diocese and for their friends and family who visit. Pray also for those who work in care homes, that they may find God’s ...

  • ​Winter Solstice
    • 21 December 2017

    Today is the shortest day of the year. As the days grow gradually longer, let us give thanks for both daytime and night-time and pray for those who find the darkest days of winter particularly ...

  • ​Economy and Daily Life
    • 20 December 2017

    Pray for those for whom the holiday period is a time of working away from family, such as in hospitals, airports and airlines, the armed forces, shipping and the emergency services. Pray that all may ...

  • ​Follow the Star in Kidderminster West
    • 19 December 2017

    Please pray for Kidderminster West Team reaching out to the community with “Follow the Star” – a wide variety of activities from Advent to Epiphany, based around the star which guided the Magi, finishing with ...

  • Sermon podcast: Advent 4

    Press the play button to listen to the recording or click on the Download link to download a .mp3 file to your computer.Over the last few weeks as I’ve visited many of our local schools ...

  • ​Joy Tetley
    • 18 December 2017

    Please pray for former Archdeacon of Worcester, Joy Tetley, as she celebrates 40 years of ordained ministry. Joy was ordained as a deaconess on 18 December 1977. Please pray for Joy, her husband Brian and ...

  • ​Pre-Christmas Drop-in in Redditch
    • 17 December 2017

    Redditch Town Centre Chaplaincy is an initiative with local churches and Faith at Work in Worcestershire Workplace Chaplaincy. Each year it runs a ‘pre-Christmas, stress busting drop-in’ for retail workers in the Kingfisher Centre. This provides ...

  • ​Retired clergy in Malvern Deanery
    • 16 December 2017

    Thanks be to God for the thriving community of retired clergy who are mutually supportive and are contributing much during a time of numerous vacancies.Diocese of Wusasa (Nigeria): Bishop Ali Lamido

  • ​Guarlford & Madresfield w Newland
    • 15 December 2017

    We give thanks for 150 years of ministry through the current church of St. Mary at Madresfield. Prayers are asked for Guarlford & Madresfield during this time of Vacancy that the right person will be ...

  • ​St Peter, Powick w. St James, Callow End
    • 14 December 2017

    Pray for the appointment of a new Vicar for our Benefice, for our churchwardens and ALM Meg Allsopp. Readers: Rosemary Wells and Julia Davis. Diocese of Wondurba (South Sudan): Bishop Matthew Peter

  • ​The Protestant Church of Central Germany
    • 13 December 2017

    After the recent elections, pray for those elected, and for the country’s response to a substantial share of the vote going to a far-right party. Pray the churches will contribute to creating a society that ...

  • St Martin's Christmas Peace and Friendship Party
    Christmas Peace & Friendship party in Worcester

    Peace and Friendship abounded in Worcester on Saturday 9 December, at an event organised by St Martin’s Church, London Road, in association with Worcester Mosque and the Rotary Club of Worcester South. People from the ...

  • ​St Giles, Little Malvern Priory
    • 12 December 2017

    Pray for volunteers supporting the church, for our link with Long Lartin High Security Prison and the Chaplaincy throughout the RAF Air Cadets. For our Advent series and our visitors, especially over Christmas. Clergy: Eric ...

  • Sermon podcast: Advent 3

    Press the play button to listen to the recording or click on the Download link to download a .mp3 file to your computer.‘He came as a witness to testify to the light’ (John 1: 7)This ...

  • ​Malvern Link with Cowleigh
    • 11 December 2017

    Give thanks and pray for this one parish with three places of community and worship (St Matthias, The Ascension & St Peter); for the continuing development of a common vision and our relationship with schools ...

  • ​Christmas Tree Festivals
    • 10 December 2017

    Christmas Tree Festivals are becoming an increasingly popular way of reaching out to the local community over Christmas. Different groups are invited to decorate a tree, with the church then open for people to come ...

  • ​St Mary’s, Pickersleigh
    • 9 December 2017

    Please pray for those in our parish who struggle with debt, particularly as Christmas approaches, and for CAB and 6Towns Credit Union in their work to help and support people. Clergy: Lynne Sparkes; Reader: Andy ...

  • Asking that Question
    • 8 December 2017

    A blog from Calling Young Disiciples Mission Enabler, Adam Legge: Asking that question was so nerve racking, I stood in front of this person who I got along with, admired and liked. I knew I had ...