Pastor undertaking 40 prayer walks through Birmingham postcodes

Andy Mackie, Executive Pastor at Riverside Church, is undertaking 40 prayer walks covering each of Birmingham’s postcodes. On ten weekday mornings over the last two weeks, he has already walked in postcodes B1 to B11 inclusive, plus B13 and B14. On Monday (13 July), Andy begins another series of short prayer walks, this week praying … Read more Pastor undertaking 40 prayer walks through Birmingham postcodes

‘Restore’ celebrates its 21st birthday

‘Restore,’ a ministry of Birmingham Churches Together, is celebrating the 21st anniversary of its formation in 1999. ‘Restore’s vision is ‘for a society into which all refugees and asylum seekers are welcomed, valued and integrated. Unable to hold its annual celebration due to Covid-19, Restore has produced a short video of its work, featuring refugees, … Read more ‘Restore’ celebrates its 21st birthday

Online meditation half-day retreat

On Saturday morning (11 July), ChaplaincyPlus will host an online retreat, ‘Beholding the radiance of creation:Contemplation and the healing of the world.’ The retreat will be facilitated by Chris Whittington. Chris was introduced to meditation in the Christian tradition at the age of 19, when living at the Benedictine Monastery of Prinknash Abbey. He spent … Read more Online meditation half-day retreat

Cathedrals reopening for worship and prayer

From Saturday 4th July, public Masses resumed at St Chad’s Cathedral. Those attending will have to wear a face covering and no toilet facilities will be available in any part of the Cathedral site. St Chad’s Cathedral is open for private prayer between 1.30pm and 4.00pm each Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The Cathedral … Read more Cathedrals reopening for worship and prayer