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  • Messy Discipleship training event

    Lucy Moore will help us keep discipleship the focus of Messy Church and other similar contexts.

  • Parish breakfast at St John in Bedwardine

    On 7 October, St John in Bedwardine Church held a parish breakfast. Church member John Prangnell reports on the occasion: "It is with great pleasure that I can report on yet another very successful parish breakfast ...

  • Toddler Pra
    Toddler Praise starts in Stourbridge

    Calling Young Disciples Mission Enabler, Anne Batchelor, has been working with the parish of St. Thomas, Stourbridge to develop a new ‘Toddler Praise’ service, which will run once a month at the church.Anne said: “After ...

  • Broadwas School does iSingPop
    ISingPop comes to Broadwas
    • 9 October 2017

    Pupils at Broadwas CE VA Primary School have had a busy time putting on a community pop concert at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Broadwas, as part of their ‘Understanding Christianity’ theme week.Working with the ...

  • Kidderminster pet blessings
    Pet blessing in Kidderminster
    • 9 October 2017

    On Sunday, 8 October two special services were held by Kidderminster West Team Ministry to bless animals which bring such joy and companionship.At St John's Church, dogs, cats in baskets and a pet rat were welcomed. ...

  • Rehanging of Bishampton's bells in 1930s
    Festival of bells at Bishampton
    • 5 October 2017

    The traditional chime of bells is to take over a Vale village during the first weekend of November, to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the hanging of Bishampton’s six 300 + year-old bells refurbished earlier ...

  • Images from Fit for Life in Worcester
    The Fit for Life team visit Worcester

    All Saints' Church in Worcester recently invited the Fit Fish team of professionals (doctor, life coach and physical educationalist) to launch their Fit for Life Programme. The day sought to equip and empower all sorts and ...

  • Criminal Justice Affairs Group workshop
    Criminal Justice Affairs Group mental health workshop
    • 29 September 2017

    A workshop which considered the problems facing the criminal justice system in meeting the needs of those with mental health difficulties, has been held in Worcester.Organised by the Diocese of Worcester Criminal Justice Affairs Group, ...

  • One of the WW1 soldiers from Bishampton
    Glimpse rural history in Bishampton
    • 4 September 2017

    A rare opportunity to delve into the rural past of a Vale village is on offer next Saturday 9th September as part of the national Heritage Open Days celebrations.Visitors to the 12th century St. James’ ...

  • Sheep designed by Kidderminster churches
    Kidderminster Churches take part in 'Sheepfest'!

    Heather Prangley from The Holy Innocents' Church in Kidderminster tells us about how the local churches have got involved in 'Sheepfest' in the town! "Birmingham had owls and this year has bears. Wolverhampton has wolves, so ...

  • Evesham Germinate graduates
    Evesham would-be entrepreneurs graduate Germinate course

    A business start-up course created by Christian charity the Arthur Rank Foundation called Germinate Enterprise has finished its first course in Evesham.The seven would-be entrepreneurs, who plan to start local businesses including a café, a ...

  • Children at Kempsey holiday club
    Holiday activities at St Mary's, Kempsey

    Many of our churches organise summer holiday clubs and activities to help parents during the school summer holiday. St Mary’s, Kempsey will again be running a week-long holiday club in the local school.  The Revd ...

  • Community Group at Christ Church Matchborough
    Community Missioner wanted for Matchborough

    Government statistics show that the Parish of Ipsley includes significant pockets of deprivation. Areas in the Woodrow ward are ranked in the bottom 10% most deprived and parts of Matchborough and Winyates fall into the ...

  • Year 8 debaters from Bishop Perowne
    Bishop Perowne debate at St Barnabas

    Students from year 8 from Bishop Perowne have gathered at St. Barnabas to debate the existence of God.Team Rector, Julieann Watson, said; "This debate is the second we have held in church for Bishop Perowne. ...

  • Revd Simon Archer outside Brockmoor Church
    Find a place of welcome at Brockmoor Church

    A welcoming place where people can find a cuppa and conversation has opened at a church in the Black Country.The Place of Welcome at St John's Church, Brockmoor, is the first in the Dudley area ...

  • family fun day at Malvern Priory
    Family fun at Great Malvern Priory

    Last Saturday Malvern Priory opened the church and grounds up to the local community with a family fun day. There were skate ramps, archery, a bouncy castle and face-painting outside the church with table tennis, ...

  • Church Tent at the Three Counties Show
    Visit the Church Tent at the Three Counties Show

    At this year’s Church Tent, visitors to the Three Counties Show can enjoy one of the best cups of coffee on the showground along with a bacon buttie, panini or home-made cake, whilst taking part ...

  • Cafe Chad celebrates 5th birthday
    Kidderminster Community Café celebrates 5th Anniversary

    On May Day, Café Chad, on Comberton Kidderminster Dy10 3AY, celebrated five years of opening twice a week in the refurbished Community Church Hall attached to St Chad’s Church in the centre of the shops ...

  • Worcester Brass
    Competition at this year's Bishampton Fete

    Art and culinary enthusiasts are being invited to show off their skills at this year’s Bishampton’s Bish Bosh Bash Summer Fete, on Saturday 15 July 1-4.30pm. The event, which attracted hundreds to the village church of ...

  • Germinate Enterprise in Evesham & the Vale

    Do you have an idea for a small business, but you don't know how to get started? Are you looking for ways to grow an enterprise in your rural community? Or are you just interested ...