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Women's Voices 3
09/09/2017 - Foxhill

Missing Women
Clergy Quiet Day
18/09/2017 - Foxhill - Frodsham

The day will include good food, hospitality and reflections from Bishop Libby.
24 Hours with Zoe Bennett
15/11/2017 - Foxhill

Using the Bible in Practical Theology


Bishop's House (more)

Confirmations - services in 2017
A full list of dates and services in the Archdeaconries of Macclesfield and Chester.

Bishop's CrestAd-Clerum
New Parish Development Officer, Diamond Jubilee Celebrations, Services of Institution and Licensing and Women in the Episcopate.

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
28 March - 6 April 2017

Archdeacons Visitation Services 2017

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undefined Concert to aid cancer charity
There will be a fund-raising concert of light classical music at St Mary’s church, Liscard, Wallasey, Wirral on Saturday 12 September, starting at 7.30pm. It will raise funds for Maggie’s – a charity which offers free practical, emotional and social support for those being treated for cancer.
undefined Prayer zeal South Korean-style in Davenham
St Wilfrid’s church in Davenham welcomed a team of South Korean Christians recently as a part of a remarkable prayer mission involving 30 locations across the UK. The ten prayer missionaries from the East Asian nation who visited Davenham were from the Kwangmyuang (Bright Light) church based in a place called Uijeongbu.
undefined Helping flush away the effects of poverty
After finding out that 2.5 billion people don’t have somewhere safe, clean and hygienic to go to the loo (that’s more than a third of the people on the planet) members of St Matthew's church, Edgeley, Stockport, decided to help. They did so by ‘twinning’ the toilet at their church with one in Liberia, Africa, and they have a certificate (PICTURED) to prove it.
undefined Our new deacons
Pictured after their ordination at Chester Cathedral on Sunday 5 July, 2015, are 13 new deacons to serve in our diocese. Their names are listed below ...
undefined Celebrating the success of the University of Chester
A grand dinner with a champagne reception was held by the University of Chester to mark the 175th anniversary of its beginnings.
undefined A most inspiring evening planned for Stockport
The Osiligi troupe of Maasai warriors will perform at St George’s church, Buxton Road, Heaviley, Stockport, on Tuesday 22 September, starting at 7.30pm. With music and dance the troupe will tell the story of the Maasai – a semi-nomadic people of East Africa, noted for their distinctive customs and dress.
undefined Farewell to a much-loved colleague
Chris Woodward has retired as diocesan Schools Assets Officer after more than 26 years of faithful service. Nearly 50 people attended a farewell reception and buffet lunch for her at Church House, Daresbury, on Monday 29 June.
undefined 'Topping out' at St Peter’s, Prestbury
The congregation of St Peter’s church, Prestbury, turned out in force for the ancient ceremony of ‘topping out’ their new building (an extension to the old church) which is due to be completed later this year. A branch of yew from the churchyard was attached to the highest point of the building in the traditional manner.
undefined Our new priests ...
Pictured after their ordination at Chester Cathedral on Saturday (20 June 2015) are 20 new priests to serve our diocese. Their names are listed below.
undefined Big heart health campaign in Hyde
A recently-launched campaign to have defibrillators made available in many more public spaces – such as parks, swimming pools, offices and schools – is being led by St Mary’s church, Newton, Hyde.
undefined Two big events featuring John Bell
Practical theological and composer John Bell (a regular visitor to our diocese) returns for two special events organised by our Continuing Ministerial Development Officer, David Herbert.
undefined An invitation to walk in God’s love
A big art installation called ‘The Walk of Affirmation’ is now open to be experienced by the public at Holy Trinity church in Blacon, Chester. The artwork (PICTURED) consists of brightly coloured material floating downwards to the floor for the entire length of the north aisle.
undefined Coming this autumn – the ArtsFest in Crewe
All Saints’ Church in Crewe is to hold its popular ArtsFest from Friday 2 October to Saturday 3 October. The events include an art gallery, arts and craft displays, worship sessions and live music.
undefined Walk through bible experience
St Michael's Church in Middlewich are staging a ‘walk through the Bible’ experience during Father’s Day Weekend (19th – 21st June). As part of the local Folk & Boat weekend local schools are working closely with the church to completely transform the building into an interactive experience for all ages.
undefined An award for some great work in Macclesfield
‘Cre8’ – a church-supported social enterprise based project in Macclesfield – is to receive the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.
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