Canon Faith Claringbull to step down as Director of Ordinands
7 April 2017 Canon Faith Claringbull to step down as Director of Ordinands

The Bishop of Birmingham announced today that Canon Faith Claringbull is stepping down after nearly 13 years as Diocesan Director ... Read

Bishop's Comment: Bolivian Experience
5 April 2017 Bishop's Comment: Bolivian Experience

Seventeen days, twelve flights, five cities, four broadcasts, two sermons and a suitcase full of gifts made up an exhilarating ... Read

Shaping the Future
28 March 2017 Shaping the Future

Hear more about our exciting Shaping the Future conference and find resources from the day. Read

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​Your last chance to join this year's Energy Basket CofE 24 April 2017 ​Your last chance to join this year's Energy Basket

​The deadline for joining the next Energy Basket is 1st May 2017, and supply will start on 1st October 2017. Read

​Launch of the Message Trust Higher Tour in the Midlands CofE 24 April 2017 ​Launch of the Message Trust Higher Tour in the Midlands

The Higher Tour is an evangelistic event coming to the Midlands next year which aims to reach many thousands of young people with the message of Jesus! Read

Update from Church of England CofE 24 April 2017 Update from Church of England

The latest editions of monthly newsletters from the Church of England. Read

The Edgbaston Sleep Out CofE 24 April 2017 The Edgbaston Sleep Out

Bishop David will be taking part in the Edgbaston Sleep Out at the Cricket Ground to raise funds for organisations such as St Basil’s and Thrive Together Birmingham to support their work with homeless people. Read

Big Brum Cake Sale CofE 13 April 2017 Big Brum Cake Sale

Organising a Big Brum Cake Sale is a great way to be involved and make a difference in people’s lives. Read

Vocations Sunday falls on 7th May CofE 13 April 2017 Vocations Sunday falls on 7th May

We plan to mark the whole of May as Vocations Month Read

​Explore the Easter Story CofE 13 April 2017 ​Explore the Easter Story

Churches are working Together in Northfield to set up a trail of posters around the centre of Northfield to tell the story of Easter through art. Read

A New School for Church of England - Birmingham CofE 13 April 2017 A New School for Church of England - Birmingham

Our application to open Christ Church, Church of England Secondary Academy in the parish of Christ Church Yardley Wood has been successful. Read

East Africa Appeal: Feed the People CofE 11 April 2017 East Africa Appeal: Feed the People

Leading UK aid agencies have announced a joint fundraising appeal to help millions of people facing hunger in East Africa. Revd Canon Eve Pitts launches Feed the People initiative in response. Read

Canon Faith Claringbull to step down as Director of Ordinands CofE 7 April 2017 Canon Faith Claringbull to step down as Director of Ordinands

The Bishop of Birmingham announced today that Canon Faith Claringbull is stepping down after nearly 13 years as Diocesan Director of Ordinands and Dean of Women’s Ministry. Read

​How green is your church? CofE 6 April 2017 ​How green is your church?

The Parish Buying Service was set up five years ago by the Church of England, with the aim of saving churches money, time and to provide protection in the form of good contracts. Read

Bishop's Comment: Bolivian Experience CofE 5 April 2017 Bishop's Comment: Bolivian Experience

Seventeen days, twelve flights, five cities, four broadcasts, two sermons and a suitcase full of gifts made up an exhilarating mission tour to some of the highest inhabited places in the world. Read

​Updated Vocations Sunday Pack Launched CofE 4 April 2017 ​Updated Vocations Sunday Pack Launched

Vocations Sunday is almost upon us! And in anticipation we have uploaded a fully refreshed set of resources to the Church Support Hub for you to use Read

Major change to The Heritage Lottery Fund's Grant Schemes CofE 4 April 2017 Major change to The Heritage Lottery Fund's Grant Schemes

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) have confirmed today that their dedicated grant programme for major repairs to listed places of worship is to close later this year, with two more rounds of applications before then. The scheme being closed is called the Grants for Places of Worship (GPOW) programme. Read

​Archbishops to visit Spring Harvest as part of focus on unity CofE 3 April 2017 ​Archbishops to visit Spring Harvest as part of focus on unity

The Archbishops of both Canterbury and York, the Most Reverends Justin Welby and John Sentamu, will be joining those attending this year’s Spring Harvest. Read

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