|Business fair at Bowdon
St Mary’s church, Bowdon, near Altrincham, will hold a business fair (the fourth such event it has organised) on Wednesday 7 May. The fair is free to exhibitors and visitors alike. Those running the display stands make special offers of their goods and services during the day.
|Bringing the community together …
St Matthew’s Church, Edgeley, Stockport, is becoming a hub for the community through its @SaturdayCafe initiative. Using connections built up over recent years from other community events, St Matthew’s is now a hive of activity on Saturday mornings
|Fellowship, laughter, magic – and discipleship!
The DIOCESAN LAY CONFERENCE – to be held in Swanwick, Derbyshire in May – will feature expert talks, workshops and lots of opportunities for fellowship, worship and spiritual reflection. It all takes place in a lovely setting. There will also be entertainment from a comedy magician!
|Family fun day planned for cathedral
The Mothers’ Union (Diocese of Chester) will be having a Family Fun Day on Saturday 12 July (2014) from 11.30am to 3.30pm at Chester Cathedral. Visitors will be invited to join in the Cathedral Service of Worship after the event.
|And ‘Cathedral at Height’ has opened …
Chester Cathedral’s new visitor attraction, Cathedral at Height, proved popular with tourists and locals during its opening weekend. Eight intrepid tour groups ascended the cathedral’s central tower - with tower tickets a near sell-out.
Cycle of Prayer (Download booklet)
Cycle of Prayer - 25/04/2014
Latchford St James
C: Tom McNaughtan-Owen. LM: Victoria Palfreyman, Frances Ireland. We ask your prayers for our continuing GAP Project through Latchford St James' CE Aided Primary School; for the pupils and their families, the teaching staff, the ancillary staff at the school, and the Governing Body, that all may may see the love of Jesus in the school and take this message to others in the community. Latchford St James' C of E School
Bishop Jackson Matovu, Central Buganda (Uganda)
20th anniversary of the priesting of women
To help all parishes celebrate the 20th anniversary of the priesting of women two liturgical resources can be downloaded from St Peter's Hale website.
1. The service to be held at St Paul's Cathedral on Saturday 3rd May 2014
2. A suggested service to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the priesting of women for parishes on Sunday 4th May 2014.
If you require any further information or assistance please contact Revd Libby Lane, Dean of Women in Ministry for the Diocese of Chester 0161 928 4182 / 3374
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