'Changing stories' is a series showing the impact of faith across the Church of England in the lives of individuals and communities in their everyday lives, in a variety of places and contexts, in new churches and worshipping communities and in ones that have existed for centuries.
St Cuthman's Church on the Whitehawk Estate in Brighton was on the verge of closing. Following a partnership with another church, it is now a thriving presence in the community.
The Diocese of Ely received Strategic Development Funding for their Changing Market Towns project, focused on enabling and sustaining church growth in several market towns. Downham Market's new Lay Pioneer shares her vision.
Dave, who works in Highways and Planning, has found opportunities to offer hope to colleagues
Rose's calling is to make videos for the children at her church
Hannah shares her calling to be a churchwarden
Joy's calling is both to teaching and to ministry
Samuel shares how Christian business leaders can be a force for good
Emma shares her callings, from becoming a lay minister to a year of being
Mark shares why he became a GP and his experiences as a GP during COVID-19
Hazel shares how her faith plays an essential role as she offers care to the community