Halesowen, St John the Baptist

13 August 2018

Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2015 more

Changes to the Diocese of Worcester Clergy Holiday Fund

21 February 2018, Robert Higham

Because there are currently sufficient funds to do so, the Trustees have suspended the practice of grants not normally being made to the same applicant more frequently than once in every two years.Find out more: www.cofe-worcester.org.uk/diocesan-compendium/ministry/clergy-holiday-fund/ more

New Hospital Chaplains licensed

Claire Ord & Helen Glithero being licensed
17 November 2017, Sam Setchell

Claire Ord and Helen Glithero have been licensed as Hospital Chaplains. more

Praying for the NHS (Resources for St Luke's Day)

St Luke
5 October 2017, Sam Setchell

Churches are being encouraged to pray for the NHS around St Luke's day on 18 October. more

Will the poor always be with us?

Bishop Graham at Black Country Food Bank
14 July 2017, Bishop Graham

A blog from Bishop Graham following his day finding out more about benefits, poverty & debt. more

Welfare and Charity in the Black Country

Welfare and Charity in the Black Country
6 July 2017, James Atkinson

Bishop Graham spent a day with Age UK and Black Country Housing Group visiting and finding out about the services they offer throughout the Black Country. more

Hospital Chaplain widens his remit

Andy Green
12 June 2017, Sam Setchell

Andy Green has been appointed as Lead Chaplain for Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust more

Stourport dementia cafe opens!

People at Stourport dementia cafe
20 March 2017, Sam Setchell

St Michael's Church in Stourport has started a Dementia Cafe. more

Chaplain brings animals to Halesowen College

Chaplain Hazel Charlton
6 February 2017, Sam Setchell

Hazel Charlton, Vicar of Lapal and Chaplain to Halesowen College, is launching a new idea for well-being among staff & students. more

Halesowen Welcome Group

21 April 2016, James Atkinson

The Halesowen Welcome Group meets every Monday afternoon. They welcome asylum seekers and refugees and give support as and where they can. We interviewed the founders, volunteers and some of those who benefit from the group. more