Published: 10 Feb |  Whole Life Discipleship Workshops

Whole-Life Discipleship for Churches New Programme of Workshops for Churches launching in September. Prioritising Making disciples Limited availability – sign up asap. Download the flyer by clicking here. How can a church grow as a community of people who help …

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Published: 07 Feb |  All Creatures Great and Small

The Revd Ness Whiffin, curate at the Marshfield Benefice, has recently introduced a pet service at the church. From pampered pooches to cheery chickens, it has proved a big hit with those living in the benefice, with dozens coming along …

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Published: 07 Feb |  Special Offer at St Luke’s, Bristol

People living close to St Luke’s Church have been given a special offer by the congregation. Members of the church in south-east Bristol have been visiting homes in the community during the past three years, offering to pray for residents. …

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Published: 15 Sep |  A Season of Invitation begins

This month sees the start of A Season of Invitation, with people being encouraged to invite friends and families to special services at their church. A Season of Invitation began as ‘Back to Church Sunday’ in 2004, which was an …

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Published: 14 Sep |  Thy Kingdom Come 2017

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York are inviting every parish, fresh expression of Church, school, chaplaincy, retreat house, and praying community to join in ten days of prayer for evangelism and witness in the run up to Pentecost 2017. Archbishop …

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Published: 26 Aug |  Invitation to Alpha

The church is a place of invitation for people to come and see who Jesus is. In order to reach our local communities, we need to be the ones reaching out. On 1 September 2016, churches all around the world …

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Published: 15 Jun |  Learning to live the Whole of Life together

“I wasn’t blown away by an array of new ideas… I have come away thinking, Wow, this is awesome, and I really think we can achieve this!’” Anita Dobson, from Christ Church Downend, looks back at the first day of …

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Published: 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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Published: 17 May |  Who are you inviting?

In May we were joined by Michael Harvey from Season of Invitation to help us explore what it looks like to be an invitational church. He challenged us across the diocese, to consider how important it is that we move …

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Published: 24 Mar |  The Power of Praying for Friends

There’s such power in praying for our friends who don’t yet know Jesus.

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