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A Christmas children's book in Malvern Link
Published: 23rd November 2021
Member of St Matthias Church in Malvern Link, Philippa Lowe, has written a children’s book, telling the Christmas story and featuring the church, local school and the church mice!
Open A Christmas children's book in Malvern Link

Confirmations at the Cathedral
Published: 22nd November 2021
To celebrate the feast of Christ the King, confirmations were held at the Cathedral on Sunday with people from across the diocese being confirmed by the Bishop of Dudley, Martin Gorick. 
Open Confirmations at the Cathedral

Who is your favourite character from the Nativity?
Published: 18th November 2021
We’d like to celebrate the Nativity story on social media during Advent, send us your videos!
Open Who is your favourite character from the Nativity?

Marking Interfaith Week in Dudley
Published: 16th November 2021
During Interfaith Week, Top Church in Dudley organised for 13 religious leaders from across Dudley Borough to come together at the Town Hall. Representatives from the Muslim, Sikh, Hindu & Christian communities attended.  
Open Marking Interfaith Week in Dudley

Could your church become a 'Place of Welcome'?
Published: 15th November 2021
Carrie Blount is the Places of Welcome Co-ordinator for the Black Country and is encouraging more churches to think about joining the Places of Welcome network.
Open Could your church become a 'Place of Welcome'?

Faith through cartoons
Published: 15th November 2021
A new resource from our Calling Young Disciples Team will help children to explore their faith through reference to popular cartoons.
Open Faith through cartoons

Church members complete Bishop's Certificate course
Published: 11th November 2021
Over 40 people from across the Diocese have received a certificate from Bishop Martin, marking the completion of a course designed to help them relate their Christian faith to their own life and locality.
Open Church members complete Bishop's Certificate course

Learning hub commissioned for the next stage of their CYD journey
Published: 11th November 2021
The 2nd Calling Young Disciples learning hub have met together for the final time & were commissioned by Archdeacon Nikki to continue their journey reaching out to children, young people and families.
Open Learning hub commissioned for the next stage of their CYD journey

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.
Open Local MP visits Fladbury School to hear a climate change message

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.
Open St Peter's commissioned for a new chapter

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.
Open Enabling a community to combat climate change

Treasurers meeting & quiet days
Published: 6th November 2021
The annual treasurers meeting will take place at the end of November and Stewardship Officer, Chris Boden is also planning a series of quiet mornings.
Open Treasurers meeting & quiet days

Bishop Martin backs Dudley's bid for city status
Published: 5th November 2021
The Bishop of Dudley, Martin Gorick, has backed Dudley Borough’s bid for city status – saying that it would be a big boost to the Black Country as a whole.
Open Bishop Martin backs Dudley's bid for city status

Children's Society: Good Childhood report 2021
Published: 5th November 2021
This Christmas, many parishes will raise money for the Children's Society through their Christingle services. Earlier this year, the charity published it's annual Good Childhood Report. 
Open Children's Society: Good Childhood report 2021

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.
Open At the heart of Christmas

Get ready for Christmas on A Church Near You
Published: 4th November 2021
A Church Near You received over 77 million page views last year, with 81% first-time visitors. Many will have been looking for a local church over Christmas – make sure they can find you!
Open Get ready for Christmas on A Church Near You

St Kenelm's Primary learn about China
Published: 4th November 2021
Pupils from St Kenelm’s CE Primary School have had their global horizons stretched as they journeyed along the ancient Silk Roads with educational charity, Engage with China.
Open St Kenelm's Primary learn about China

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.
Open Fladbury to 'flow' with poppies for Remembrance

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.
Open Quarry Bank choir contributes to award win

At the Heart of Christmas
Published: 21st October 2021
'At the heart of Christmas' is the Church of England’s theme for Advent and Christmas 2021.
Open At the Heart of Christmas

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