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November 2018

  • National Youth Evangelism Conference

    I would love to take the opportunity to both let you know about and invite you to the Youth Evangelism Conference, a one day conference that seeks to equip and empower leaders in evangelism,...
  • Reminder: Give away Christmas HOPE

    Christmas HOPE is a great gift to give home to home in parishes with an invitation to Christmas events. This 32-page, top quality, glossy magazine is packed with topical features, a Nativity...
  • The Magnify Collective

    The vision behind Magnify is to give millennial women the chance to explore Christianity for themselves by challenging the stereotypes of faith as old-fashioned, disempowering and even...
  • Youth Director vacancy

    HOPE are advertising a new vacancy for a Youth Director. Further details can be found on their website: https://www.hopetogether.org.uk/Groups/315409/Jobs.aspx    
  • Blended Festival

    500 people gathered at Ely Cathedral on Saturday 3rd November for the 4th National Anglican Fresh Expressions Conference, gathering around campfires inside and outside of the cathedral, for the...
  • No rehearsal Nativity

    Just in case you are looking for a no rehearsal Nativity service for your church/Brownies/Cubs/etc, here is a link to one which has been used in several churches over the years. It just requires...
  • Nativity Songs

    The Education Team have worked with Same Boat Music, part of Out of the Ark music, to create a small e-songbook with 10 free Nativity songs for Christmas services or Nativity plays. You can...
  • New pioneer posts in the Diocese of York

    The Ven Andy Broom, Archdeacon of the East Riding says:   We are looking for missionally minded Ministers, ordained or licensed lay workers - they will have pioneering gifts and...
  • SharetheMiracle, Easter 2019

    The ShareTheMiracle Station is a simple and effective way to help transform your community at Easter. Churches have noted its effectiveness at mobilising the entire congregation (regardless of...

October 2018

  • Christmas HOPE magazine now available

    The Christmas HOPE Magazine is now available.   This year HOPE are running a competition for schools to see if they can get them involved more than last year, details of which are...
  • Follow the Star

    How can your church get involved in #FollowTheStar, our 2018 Advent and Christmas campaign? Follow these links to find out more: Resources -...
  • In this Light

      In This Light is a collection of messages for Christmas written by the Archbishop and 47 of his friends and colleagues. Including contributions from John Kerry, Afua Hirsch,...
  • Outreach resources for Christmas

      And even more new outreach resources are available for Christmas for churches through CPO at cpo.org.uk/christmas, and all the Church of England "Follow the Star" resources...
  • Peace and Hope Remembrance100 Event

    THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO VENUE AVAILABILITY Please see below some information about the Peace and Hope Remembrance100 Event on the 4th November:  
  • Called Faithful and Spiritual event, 10 November 2018

    You are invited to an event at Gas St Church in Birmingham, which is aimed at young adults interested in ministry among people of different faiths. It’s going to be a really good day, with...
  • Parish Missions with the Mathetes Trust

    Parish missions with the Mathetes Trust   The Mathetes Trust was founded in 2016 with a focus on mission and discipleship. This year we have helped a number of churches with parish...

September 2018

  • Youth Evangelism Conference

    Details for the Youth Evangelism Conference can be found at http://theyec.uk   These are annual ecumenical 1 day events, gathering around 1000 youth leaders and...
  • Premier Digital Conference

    It’s the Premier Digital conference on Nov 3rd. This conference never ceases to challenge us to think about how to use the amazing digital world as the church in our mission!...
  • Reaching 20's -30's: Exploring the Joys and Challenges for Churches

    A great event coming up run by the team at Coventry Diocese:   ‘Reaching 20's-30's – Exploring the Joys and Challenges for Churches’. Here is the...
  • Christmas is coming...

    Here’s a first draft of the 2018 Christmas HOPE magazine cover. Once again we are preparing a glossy magazine for churches to give away in the weeks leading to Christmas. ...
  • Annual Adoremus 18-35 Pilgrimage to Walsingham

    Dear Friends,    Please find the attached PDF poster for Adoremus – a weekend of Christian teaching and pilgrimage for students and young adults at The Shrine...
  • "Living Life to the Full" and Daring to See God Now" courses

    Dear Friends,   Thank you very much for your help, past and present, in promoting the availability of these courses for discussion groups.  Our two latest courses for...

July 2018

  • 100 Days of Peace and Hope

    HOPE, the charity which co-published The Servant Queen and the King She Serves, is coordinating this season of prayers for peace. Church leaders, Christian ministries, charities and members of...
  • Remembrance 100 100 years, 100 days and two minutes of silence

    On Sunday, 4 August 1918, the fourth anniversary of the declaration of war, King George V and Queen Mary joined members of the House of Commons and the House of Lords for a special service...
  • Silence - a gift book for Remembrance

    A commemorative booklet called Silence has also been produced for churches to give away at Remembrance events. Silence includes many of the familiar Remembrance epitaphs, poems and exhortations...
  • Talking Jesus the Course

    Talking Jesus the course is out… Watch the trailer www.talkingjesus.org   Six film based sessions for churches and small groups – inspiring Christians in confident...
  • Associate Vicar roles

    We are advertising for four new Associate Vicars for four of our newly designated Resourcing Churches.  These are four key roles around Leicestershire in both exercising senior leadership...
  • Blended Festival now open for booking

    Blended Festival 10am-4:30pm, 3rd November 2018 - Ely Cathedral The Diocese of Ely are delighted to be hosting the 4th National Anglican Fresh Expressions Conference on the 3rd November...
  • Germinate Leadership: October 2018

    http://germinate.net/training/germinate-leadership/ Germinate Leadership is a leadership development programme run by Germinate: The Arthur Rank Centre.  ...
  • New National Evangelism posts

    IN SEARCH OF ADVENTURERS Passionate about building relationships, helping churches adventure and grow, and starting new places for new people? The Methodist Church in Britain is...

June 2018

  • Blended Festival

    Blended Saturday 3rd November, 10am-4pm, Ely Cathedral.    The Diocese of Ely are delighted to be hosting the 4th National Anglican Fresh Expressions Conference on the...
  • Future Present Kickstarter launches

    This is a zine that contains articles from a pioneer conversations day. We decided to self publish a full colour zine rather than go the book route and are trying to fund the print run through...
  • Sports Factory opportunities

    I am emailing you to see whether you knew anyone who might be interested in getting involved in a really exciting initiative we are running in Norwich. The Sports Factory  has been going...
  • The Bible Course

    View the website for more information. Under ‘Try it’ you can view the full video content for session 1 which gives a flavour for those interested....

March 2018

  • NECN April Conferences

    ‘Tooled Up: the Craft of Estates Ministry’ Blackburn Cathedral Monday 16th April 2018 10.00am-3.00pm Click here to book Birmingham Cathedral Wednesday 18th April 2018...
  • 4th National Anglican Fresh Expressions Conference

    The Diocese of Ely are delighted to be hosting the 4th National Anglican Fresh Expressions Conference on the 3rd of November which this year will feel more like a festival. Based...
  • Church Army Evangelism Exploration Days

    With the number of increasing jobs becoming available at Church Army they are hosting a day where you, or someone you know who may be interested, can come and learn more about Church Army- who...
  • National Weekend of Invitation

    Some 3 million people would be willing to accept an invitation to church. That’s what research from Tearfund shows. More than that, many who are open to saying ‘yes’ are...
  • Director of Mission Job Advert- Ely Diocese

    Ely Diocese are recruiting for a Director of Mission. For more details please click here: http://www.elydiocese.org/article?id=2315 Please do let anyone who you think may be interested know too!...
  • Latest issue of Anvil

    The latest issue follows on from a campaign CMS have been running called ‘mission is…’ which explored peoples ideas about mission. You can read, link to, download individual...
  • AtaLoss.org

    AtaLoss.org is the UK's 'one-stop-shop' website for finding bereavement support. The things it can offer the Church are: i) a specially designed website for signposting the...