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​School children and their families to help #WrapupBrum tip record donations
27th November 2018
Wylde Green Primary School to spearhead donations of coats and warm clothing for the homeless community and those in need.Youngsters at Wylde Green Primary School will be gathering coats, warm jackets, scarves, socks, gloves and hats in their playgro
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A Smartphone Missionary Journey
27th November 2018
Revd Dom Wright, vicar of St. Margaret's, Olton, has produced a video in which he and a friend re-trace the steps of Paul and Barnabas' first missionary journey:  Shot entirely on a smartphone, the film follows Revd Dom and his
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Eco Diocese Award
26th November 2018
On 14 September 2016 Bishop David registered our intent to become an Eco Diocese. Now, just over two years on, we are the third diocese to gain the Bronze Eco Diocese Award, being very narrowly pipped to the post by Salisbury and Guildford di
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​Have you discovered the Church Times podcast yet?
26th November 2018
The podcast features interviews with authors, clerics and commentators, plus analysis of the week's most significant stories from the Church Times news team.Click on the links below to listen to some of our favourite episodes from the past year. You
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​Fairtrade and environmentally friendly disposables
22nd November 2018
Say hello to the world's first plastic-free, non-GM, Fairtrade, unbleached tea bagJust to let you know about Kingdom Coffee and their connection to Fairtrade. Their goal is to provide you and your churches with the best prices for all of your Fairtra
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Grant Programmes 2019-23 - National Churches Trust
22nd November 2018
If you need funding for a church maintenance or repair project, want to install a toilet or kitchen to improve community facilities, or are seeking early stage funding (such as for a feasibility report) for your place of worship, then the National Ch
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Heart & Soul Radio Show
22nd November 2018
Christian Music Ministries would like to thank all those who have listened to our internet radio show – Heart & Soul – on Wednesday evenings from 6-8pm. Do continue to tune in. It features Christian music, interviews and chat. Recent
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​Do you take card?
20th November 2018
You can take your church collection by contactless card this Christmas!As less and less people carry cash, it’s becoming increasingly important for parishes to look at alternative ways to receive donations. There’s a new category on the P
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Business as a force for good - new West Midlands Network for the Christian business leaders
20th November 2018
The Bishop of Birmingham and Christian Aid are inviting Christian business leaders from across the West Midlands to join them to explore how they can develop more values based businesses which have human flourishing and care for creation at it’
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Seeds of Inspiration
20th November 2018
Saturday 27th October saw a turnout of over 100 for our first C of E Birmingham church planting conference. Based at St. Luke's Gas Street, we welcomed many visitors from our parishes as well as those from eight other dioceses, all wit
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