Successful youth vocations conference continues on Facebook
27 April 2009
Further update on the Clergy Pensions Scheme – Recession forces contribution increase
22 April 2009
Falling share prices and yields on gilt edged securities have forced the Church of England Pensions Board to increase contribution rates from 1 January, 2010.
Online Bible verses give hope to hopeless in current financial situation
20 April 2009
Words of hope and specially selected Bible verses have been added to the Church of England’s Matter of Life and Debt online initiative to help those suffering from the agony of hopelessness in the current financial situation.
Growing churches sit down for ‘Big Lunch’
20 April 2009
Churches are being encouraged to grow their own produce – or use local food – and break bread with their own community as part of the Eden Projects nationwide ‘Big Lunch’ this summer.
Offering a welcome for all: church accessibility guidance updated
17 April 2009
A thoroughly updated guide on how to make church buildings as accessible as possible to people with disabilities has been reissued this month.
Archbishops' Council Spending Priorities 2010-2015
15 April 2009
A review group, set up by the Archbishops' Council in November and chaired by Andrew Britton, the chair of its Finance Committee, has published a consultation document as a first step in establishing spending priorities for the Council for 2010-15.
Brand new resources for Vocations Sunday 2009 affirm all in how they serve
14 April 2009
Fresh worship resources for use on or around Vocations Sunday 2009 (May 3rd) are now available on the Church of England website to encourage and affirm all Christians in their vocations and ministry.
Charity 'rain tax' petition delivers 45,000 signatures to Downing Street
07 April 2009
Campaigners have today delivered a 'rain tax' petition to the door of Downing Street, and are demanding action from the Government.
National Adviser for Quality in Reader Education appointed
06 April 2009
Sue Hart from the Diocese of Newcastle has been appointed as Ministry Division’s first National Adviser for Quality in Reader Education.
Sermon at the funeral of Jade Goody
04 April 2009
The Rev Corinne Brixton's sermon for the funeral of Jade Goody will be posted, on Saturday afternoon, on the Diocese of Chelmsford website.