Published: 20 Mar |  HOPE at Easter

HOPE is helping churches to make Jesus known this Easter with a new book, a short video and an explorers’ course. Who Do You Say I Am? has been produced in response to the fact that four in ten UK …

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Published: 08 Feb |  Let’s Talk About … Dementia

There are some subjects we try not to talk about – one is dementia. All of us have occasional moments of thinking problems, lapses of memory, and problems with language. For some it is caused by dementia, a progressive condition …

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Published: 07 Feb |  Sunday Sessions @ The Hare – St Paul’s, Bristol

Once a month, a south Bristol pub opens its doors to the church. The ‘Sunday Sessions’, which are held monthly at the Hare Pub, aim to provide a place where people can explore faith, creativity and community. Each evening consists …

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Published: 07 Feb |  Knitted Crib Pilgrimage – St Andrew’s, Chippenham

Woolly mementos of the Nativity found their way into homes across Chippenham last Christmas. Each year, the church sends out knitted figures from the first Christmas – including angels, shepherds and kings – to families who host them for one …

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Published: 01 Feb |  Join the Sanctuary Tent at Glastonbury

Glastonbury Festival is one of the iconic summer gatherings known across the world. Millions of people have attended the festival since it began and it has grown tremendously over the years. It is one of the most creative places, not …

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Published: 20 Jan |  Llamas stop traffic as they make their way to church service

Llamas carrying wise men took part in a special service at All Saints’ Church, Bristol. The animals were part of the Epiphany celebrations at the Clifton church. In Western Christianity, the feast of Epiphany commemorates principally (although not solely) the …

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Published: 06 Jan |  Bishops’ Visitations 2017

We are delighted that our two Bishops, Mike and Lee, will be joining Archdeacon Christine to lead the 2017 Visitations. There will be three services across the diocese and both Bishops will attend each service. We hope many of you …

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Published: 05 Jan |  Thousands of Bristol children given Christmas story

The Mothers’ Union has helped share the Christmas story with thousands of children in Bristol. The Well Good News of Christmas brings the greatest story ever told to life in this children’s Nativity booklet. As part of celebrating its 140th …

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Published: 21 Dec |  Yarn-bombed Christmas tree doubles as blankets for homeless

Knitters from a church in Bristol have not only created their own Christmas tree from yarn – but when the decorations come down they’re recycling it into blankets for local homeless charities. Over 800 woolly green squares have been knitted …

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Published: 21 Dec |  Week of prayer and fasting for social action

During the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, Together4Bristol and Christian Action Bristol have called for a week of prayer and fasting to prepare for transformation of our city through engaging in social action. Churches are being encouraged to take …

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