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Jesus Shaped People Seminar
02/06/2015 - Hartford

For clergy and lay leaders of churches living and working on the urban estates of our diocese
Consultancy – a contribution to the Churches?
03/06/2015 - Daresbury

The forum is open to anyone who wants to find out more about consultancy and coaching support, and for those who are practising consultants
New ways of seeing - fresh ways of hearing
06/06/2015 - Sale

A preaching workshop led by Christopher Burkett

Visitation Services 2015

Bishop's House

Confirmations - services in 2015
A full list of dates and services in the Archdeaconries of Macclesfield and Chester.

Bishop's CrestAd Clerum
March 2015

Bishop's CrestAd Clerum
December 2014

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
28 March - 6 April 2017
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Join our diocesan pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2017
This spiritually refreshing and most stimulating pilgrimage will be led by our three Bishops, assisted by the Revd Professor Walter Moberly, who memorably led the Bible Expositions at the last two residential clergy conferences at Swanwick. It’s planned, as on previous occasions, to charter our own dedicated plane from Manchester to Tel Aviv, which makes the travel arrangements easier.
A Kirk choice for our ordinands’ retreat leader
The minister who’s just served a year as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland – the Very Revd John Chalmers (pictured) - will lead a retreat of those who are to be ordained deacon in our diocese.

Come see, touch, splash … at Edgeley
St Matthew’s church in Edgeley, Stockport, is open to visitors for a ‘tactile tour’ from 6pm on Tuesday 23 June. The tour is intended to be a multi-sensory experience – a chance to explore the fine Grade II-listed Victorian church and all its artefacts through sight, sound, smell, taste and touch.
Messy-style excitement at Whaley Bridge church
Archdeacon IAN BISHOP reports on Messy Church at Holy Trinity, Whaley Bridge, which is helping to revitalise the parish …
Much talked-about MP helps cathedral’s Lego project
Boris Johnson – Mayor of London, and now a Tory MP again – is pictured adding a brick to the scale model of Chester Cathedral being made from Lego bricks. The cathedral’s Director of Operations, Simon Warburton, is also in the photo.

Cycle of Prayer - 30/05/2015   Download

Please pray for: Little Budworth

C: Chris Humphries. LM: John Stopford, Joyce Schofield, Pauline Hayward, Teresa Finney. Please pray for the development of our musical and occasional concert programme which is helping us make further links with the wider community. Also for our efforts to reach the children and young people of the village, and the new Children’s Craft club, the family service and cafe church.

Bishop Scott Mayer, Northwest Texas; Bishop Andrew Doyle, Dena Harrison (Suffragan Bishop), Texas (VII, The Episcopal Church, USA)

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