Stories and features

Read a selection of stories from churches across the country on how they are serving communities at this challenging time.
  1. Children smiling, adults blowing bubbles

    BBC follows Fresh Expressions – listen in


    FEATURE / This summer, St Albans Diocese was awarded a £1.75 million grant, as part of the Archbishops’ Council Strategic Development Funding stream.

  2. A group of refugees with plastics bags standing by a bus

    Visit to Lampedusa


    FEATURE / Listen to an interview with Father Sean Gilbert, curate at Christ Church in St Leonards-on-Sea, who visited Lampedusa earlier this year to meet with migrants on the island.

  3. Male clergy member painting canvas inside church

    Art and Churches


    FEATURE / Listen more about a ChurchCare and arts initiative, Art and Christianity Enquiry and the long-standing tradition of art displays in church buildings