29 Jul |  Jonathan, 10, on connecting with God

Jonathan, who was born with cerebral palsy, speaks about sharing his faith with family and friends.

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19 May |  Accessible confirmation service in Chippenham

Three people have been confirmed at an accessible confirmation service at St Peter’s Church, Chippenham. Jonathan Keiller and Lorena O’Halloran were both confirmed and baptised, and Richard Parker was confirmed, in the newly created service, which was led by the …

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14 Mar |  Bristol Nightstop helps homeless young people

When young homeless teenagers are desperate for a place to sleep, Susanne Frank has a warm bed for them to use. She is one of a growing number of people opening up their homes to youngsters in need of somewhere …

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12 Oct |  Breaking the cycle

Once I started, the words just came. There was no anger. I kept my voice really calm and I actually felt calm. If you’ve got faith, it does give you the words.

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10 Oct |  Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Martin Cavender

A service of thanksgiving will be held in memory of Martin Cavender at Wells Cathedral on Saturday 31st October at 1pm. All are welcome to join family and friends for the service. Bishop Peter Hancock says: “Martin made an immense …

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21 Sep |  Holy fire at Soul Survivor

Taking a group of young people to Soul Survivor can be an amazing experience. Yes, there are ups and downs; just getting the group there – luggage, food and camping equipment is a military operation, but once camp has been …

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15 Sep |  Connecting children to God

Becky Fisher has been the Rural Schools and Churches Worker for the eight parishes in the Gauzebrook Group in North Wiltshire since 2011. She supports these village communities, schools and churches to help children and young people benefit from greater …

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15 Sep |  All this beauty is of God

There’s a sense in which, if you spend time struggling with something, you then hold onto it and it’s worthwhile. There are steps in our faith journey which are probably like that.

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10 Jun |  If you go down to Kingswood today…

Holy Trinity Church in Kingswood played host to a ‘Teddy Bear Wedding’ in May courtesy of their playgroup CafeTots, and their end of term celebrations. CafeTots began in September 2012 with just six families. Now the group attracts over 150 families, …

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09 Jun |  Mayday Mayday

I would have described myself as a Christian, the type of good God fearing chap who worked hard, rarely went to Church other than Christmas and the odd Sunday. I had a firm belief in there being a God but very much intended to put off meeting him as long as possible.

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