|Director of Social Responsibility Retires
On 29 July one of the Diocese’s long standing members of staff leaves her role as Director of Social Responsibility. Janice began her work at Church House back in 1996 as ‘Community Projects Officer’, having come from a position as ‘Practice Learning Centre Coordinator’ in Manchester, supervising social work students on placement.
|Our new deacons …
Sixteen people were ordained as deacons at Chester Cathedral on Sunday 3 July 2016. The Rt Revd Nigel McCulloch (retired Bishop of Manchester) preached and the day was of considerable significance to him as he was ordained at Chester Cathedral 50 years ago.
|Our new Priests
Pictured after their ordination at Chester Cathedral on Saturday (18 June 2016) are 13 new priests to serve our diocese.
|Raising Awareness of Modern Slavery
Representatives from Anglican and Methodist churches, the Roman Catholic Church and the Salvation Army met to discuss issues surrounding human trafficking and slavery at an event at Church House on 7 June.
|Flower Festival honours Her Majesty
St John the Evangelist church, Sandiway, was alive with colour and scents when it held a flower festival to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday.
Cycle of Prayer - 25/07/2016 Download
Please pray for: Leighton-cum-Minshull Vernon
Bishop Jane Alexander, Edmonton (Rupert's Land, Canada)
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