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  • Methodist President visits Top Church
    Methodist President visits Top Church

    The President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd Dr Barbara Glasson, called into Top Church in Dudley last Sunday as part of a weekend visiting the Wolverhampton & Shrewsbury District of the Methodist Church. The ...

  • Evangelical Church in Central Germany
    • 22 January 2020

    The EKM forum for Jewish-Christian Dialogue has an annual conference, where Jewish and Christian theologians read and discuss the Bible together. Deuteronomy will be in focus of this year’s conference which is held today in ...

  • Harpley Church awarded Silver Eco Church
    Sustainable Flower group helps Harpley Church achieve Silver!

    Jen Denniston, Curate in the Worcestershire West Rural Team explains how their sustainable flower group has helped Harpley Church achieve Silver Eco Church status: They say that every little helps….and the Sustainable Church Flower group know ...

  • Diocese of Morogoro
    • 15 January 2020

    Give thanks that the tractor provided through the Diocese a number of years ago is being managed creatively for the benefit of all those living in the Tunguli area. Bless the new Tractor Committee who ...

  • Diocese of Peru
    • 8 January 2020

    For the provincial meeting of young leaders, ‘Sentinels of God’, which is taking place in Lima this month; that it will be a spiritual experience and renew the ministry of the young in watchfulness, proclamation ...

  • Church Action on Poverty Sunday

    Church Action on Poverty (CAP) Sunday takes place on the last Sunday before Lent, which this year is 23 February. CAP is asking churches to speak truth to power, especially when too many are struggling to ...

  • Praying for the city of Worcester
    • 5 January 2020

    Each Saturday between 10pm and midnight, a small ecumenical group meets at the Salvation Army Hall in Worcester to pray for the city and especially the Street Pastors who are out around the town. Another united ...

  • Bells in the cathedral
    ​Bells for Eglantyne

    Eglantyne Jebb is remembered each year on 17 December as the founder of international children’s charity, Save the Children, in 1919. For the organisation’s centenary year, churches and other supporters will ring their bells on Sunday ...

  • Jesus money cards
    A new resource to help talk about money

    A new resource has been launched to help churches to talk about money with our congregations and community groups.The Jesus Money card game has been developed as a partnership between the Just Finance Foundation, Transforming ...

  • Climate Change summit logo
    Pray for the climate summit on 23 September

    The impacts of climate change are being felt everywhere and are having very real consequences on people’s lives. Climate change is disrupting national economies, costing us dearly today and even more tomorrow. But there is ...

  • Bishop Kramer preaching at his installation
    A new Bishop for the Protestant Church in Central Germany

    On 7 September Friedrich Kramer was installed in Magdeburg Cathedral as the new bishop of the whole Evangelische Kirche Mitteldeutschlands (EKM) – the Protestant Church of Central Germany. Bishop Kramer was born in 1964 in Greifswald. ...

  • Claines Church receiving Bronze Eco Church award
    Claines Church Awarded Eco Church Bronze Certificate

    St John the Baptist Church in Claines has been awarded a Bronze Eco Church award for their care for the environment.The Eco Church scheme has been introduced to rate churches and their buildings for environmental ...

  • Rafting down the Zambezi
    Droitwich vicar to paddle down the Zambezi

    Team vicar in the Saltway Team in Droitwich will shortly be paddling 100km of the Zambezi river in Zambia to raise money for Compassion UK. Here she tells us what she is doing and why! "Moments ...

  • Kempsey PCC receives lottery funding for youth work

    Kempsey PCC and South Worcestershire Action for Youth (SWAY), a community group set up by local churches, have received two National Lottery Community Fund Grants for work with young people.Kempsey PCC’s grant of £10,000 has ...

  • Worcester Livestock market
    Chaplaincy at Worcester Livestock Market
    • 29 August 2019

    An article from Canon Peter Lawrence who has recently retired from his role as Chaplain to Worcester Livestock Market after many years of listening and sharing the concerns of the livestock farming community.A typical market ...

  • Susan Price receiving the British Empire Medal
    Susan Price retires as Ambassador for The Children's Society

    Susan Price is retiring from her role as The Children’s Society Diocesan Ambassador after 18 years.Since moving to Bewdley, Susan started fundraising for The Children’s Society by starting house to house collections and making marmalade. ...

  • St James the Great in Norton
    Funding to create biodiversity areas in Kempsey & Norton

    St Mary's Church in Kempsey and St James the Great Church in Norton have both received funding to enable biodiversity projects to take place in their churchyards and the surrounding areas. St Mary's, Kempsey has received ...

  • Rowing the Avon for Holland House

    On Thursday 1 August, three men will be taking to the river Avon in a rowing boat to complete a 24.5 mile row from Stratford upon Avon to Cropthorne, just outside Evesham.They will be completing ...

  • Ben Jenkins help Oldswinford church clear their gutters
    St Mary's, Oldswinford helped by Maintenancebooker

    In June, churchwardens at St Mary’s church in Oldswinford noticed a problem with the gutters and wanted to find a solution.They immediately turned to MaintenanceBooker, the new website which makes caring for churches much easier.Using ...

  • Raising the flags at Fladbury School
    Raising flags for climate change at Fladbury School

    Nigel Huddleston MP for Mid Worcestershire, made history on Friday 12 July, at Fladbury CE First School, by being the first member of parliament ever to raise two sea signalling flags, spelling out the message ...