|General Synod report
The Queen called for unity among Christians at her address at the opening of the newly-elected General Synod recently. She said "The last synod will be particularly remembered for the way in which, after prolonged reflection and conversation, even in the midst of deep disagreements, it was able to approve the legislation to enable women to be consecrated as bishops."
|Congo visit’s many blessings – an update
Bishops Libby and Keith have returned from their visit to our fellow Christians in the Diocese of Aru, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Gill and Mark Brown, from Upton parish in Wirral, are also safely back home.
|Open day for part-time ministry and mission training
The All Saints Centre for Mission & Ministry, which trains Readers and ordinands part-time in our region, is holding an open day on Saturday 23 January. The day will take place at Wychwood Park Hotel near Crewe, CW2 5GP, from 10.30am to 3.30pm (lunch included).
|Lymm’s Christmas Tree Festival
St Mary’s Church, Lymm, will hold a Community Christmas Tree Festival over the weekend of Friday 4 to Sunday 6 December. The church will be filled with colour and light. More than 22 decorated and illuminated trees from village organisations will go on show, on the theme of ‘A Christmas Carol’.
|High Legh’s Christmas Tree Festival
St John’s church in High Legh, north Cheshire, will host a Christmas Tree Festival on 4, 5 and 6 December (Friday to Sunday). Local organisations – including Brownies, the bowling club, the golf club and the garden centre – are busy preparing a stunning range of Christmas trees which will be on display.
Cycle of Prayer - 28/11/2015 Download
Please pray for: Warburton
Bishop Godfrey Makumbi, West Buganda (Uganda)
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