Top tips and resources
Organising a General Election Hustings
The General Election will be held on Thursday 8 June 2017. The following information will help you plan an event, but it is important that organisers also check the guidance on the Churches Together in Britain and Ireland website when it is updated shortly.
Near Neighbours backs The Great Get Together in honour of Jo Cox
Churches, faith groups and community organisations are being invited to team up with Church Urban Fund’s Near Neighbours programme to host street parties, picnics and bake-offs in tribute to the late MP Jo Cox.
Riding Lights Autumn Tour present Gospel Street - A Radical Re-telling of the Good News
People are out on the street. Is this all there is? Who are you? What’s next?
Strength - A resource to encourage and equip young men
STRENGTH is a resource produced by Hillsong designed for young men aged 11 to 17 years.
Order resources for Thy Kingdom Come
New resources are now available for parishes from the Diocese for Thy Kingdom Come, a global prayer movement between 25 May and 4 June.
Travelling exhibition launched highlighting local mission
A travelling exhibition entitled ‘Mission Is…’ has been launched as part of the Diocese’ Mission Strategy Celebrate stream.
7 top church video websites
A brief guide to websites offering worship background video loops & short inspirational videos
Preparing for Thy Kingdom Come 2017
Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement focused during the time between Ascension and Pentecost from 25 May - 4 June 2017.
Funding Opportunities - ChurchCare Grants
ChurchCare, the Church of England's national resource to support parish churches and cathedrals offers grants to Anglican churches across England to help care for, preserve and conserve these buildings.
Highlight community activities near you
Churches are being encouraged to add and check their regular groups and activities on Bright Map, which is an online map highlighting the church's engagement in the local community.