​Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for parishes and chaplaincies
17 February 2020 ​Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for parishes and chaplaincies

Churches should already be following best-hygiene practices that include advising parishioners with coughs and sneezes to refrain from handshaking during ... Read

Notification of Appointments
6 February 2020 Notification of Appointments

Moves and appointments within the Birmingham diocese. Read

​Let's go on a journey…
5 February 2020 ​Let's go on a journey…

The Transforming Church Action Planning (TCAP) team is available as a resource to churches as they prepare their TCAP. Read

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​Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for parishes and chaplaincies CofE 17 February 2020 ​Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for parishes and chaplaincies

Churches should already be following best-hygiene practices that include advising parishioners with coughs and sneezes to refrain from handshaking during The Peace and to receive Communion in one kind only. Read

The Archbishop's Lent Book 2020 - "Saying Yes to Life" CofE 12 February 2020 The Archbishop's Lent Book 2020 - "Saying Yes to Life"

Thousands of people will take action to help tackle Climate Change as part of the Church of England’s first ever official green Lent campaign, launched by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby. Read

Spiritual Accompaniment - training course CofE 12 February 2020 Spiritual Accompaniment - training course

A one year ecumenical training course for lay and ordained Christians Read

​The pod in search of a church car park CofE 12 February 2020 ​The pod in search of a church car park

It may be just 8ft by 6ft – with bed, toilet and USB socket – but for a homeless person it’s a potential life saver. Read

Pathways for Discipleship CofE 12 February 2020 Pathways for Discipleship

​Seven opportunities in March/April to learn about the renewed pathways for discipleship and servant-leadership coming in September 2020. Read

Notification of Appointments CofE 6 February 2020 Notification of Appointments

Moves and appointments within the Birmingham diocese. Read

National Lottery Heritage initial support for world-famous stained-glass windows CofE 6 February 2020 National Lottery Heritage initial support for world-famous stained-glass windows

Birmingham Cathedral has received initial support from The National Lottery Heritage Fund for Divine Beauty, it was announced today. Read

​Holy Trinity history book CofE 5 February 2020 ​Holy Trinity history book

the story of the church building, the many links between the church and the Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield and the stories of people across the centuries. Read

​The Real Easter Egg campaign CofE 5 February 2020 ​The Real Easter Egg campaign

Share the Easter Story while supporting Fairtrade and charitable projects. Read

​Protecting and Revealing the Heritage of St Alban’s Church CofE 5 February 2020 ​Protecting and Revealing the Heritage of St Alban’s Church

St Alban’s Parochial Church Council has been awarded £222,000 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. Read

​Let's go on a journey… CofE 5 February 2020 ​Let's go on a journey…

The Transforming Church Action Planning (TCAP) team is available as a resource to churches as they prepare their TCAP. Read

​Acts 435 CofE 5 February 2020 ​Acts 435

​Acts 435 is a free resource for UK churches and charities who are working with those in need, or who are seeking to begin a ministry with those who are in need, and would like to find an additional way to help lift those individuals' burdens. Read

The Rough with the Smooth CofE 5 February 2020 The Rough with the Smooth

​The publication of “The Rough with the Smooth” coincides with the celebration of 800 years since the building of Solihull’s parish church of Saint Alphege. Read

Birmingham Cathedral Choir makes music pilgrimage to Scotland CofE 5 February 2020 Birmingham Cathedral Choir makes music pilgrimage to Scotland

Staff and musicians from Birmingham Cathedral will be heading to Scotland during February Half Term as part of the cathedral’s ‘Year of Pilgrimage’ programme of events. Read

Director of Finance leaving for pastures new CofE 4 February 2020 Director of Finance leaving for pastures new

We are sorry to announce that after seven years in post Melanie Crooks, our Director of Finance, will be leaving us in April for pastures new. Read

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