A Commissioning Service will be taking place on 15th October at St Mary’s Rawtenstall, for Focal Leaders in the Radcliffe, Whitefield, and Rossendale Mission Communities within Bury and Rossendale Deanery.
This session will give you an introduction to the role of churchwarden and will cover topics such as safeguarding; working with your PCC and sidespeople; faculties and working with your clergy during a vacancy. There will also be an opportunity to ask any questions you may have.
LookCloser is a partnership campaign between The Children's Society, the National County Lines Co-ordination Centre and the British Transport Police aiming to raise awareness of child exploitation and abuse.
The first of our Focal Leader Focus days to learn together and help shape the vision for focal ministry across our Diocese.
There is an upcoming Living Well conference taking place in Leeds on 30th September, jointly hosted by the Anglican Minority Ethnic Network and USP.
Society of Catholic Priests (SCP) Manchester Chapter is hosting a ‘Virtual Walsingham Pilgrimage Day’.
Vocation Support Group meetings
A conference to explore the subject in the backdrop of recent atrocities of desecration of Churches, Bibles, Crosses and Christian homes before setting them ablaze in Jaranwala, Pakistan.
The Ven Dr Rachel Mann will be welcomed as Archdeacon of Bolton and Salford at Manchester Cathedral on Sunday 10th September. The service starts at 5.30pm. All are welcome to attend, no tickets are required.
This event has been organised in partnership with Ecclesiastical and our colleagues from Manchester North & East Deanery. It is open to anyone in the diocese.