We have recently held a successful Chaplains' Training & Conference Morning. Our thanks go to the local businesses which allowed us to visit their premises and to find out a little more about them - Aileen & Duncan from Top Barn Produce, Will from Classic Bike Imports, Tasha from Chris Jones Leisure, Carl working with … Continue reading Chaplains’ Training & Conference Morning
at Worcester Cathedral, Sunday 6th October 2019 at 6:30pm Preacher: Revd Elizabeth Clark, National Rural Officer, Methodists & URC Church Collection in aid of the Royal Agriculture Benevolent Institution (R.A.B.I.).There will be light refreshments available in The Chapter House after the service.
There are many things that come to mind when a high-street “name” fails in the way Thomas Cook has done. But, in terms of the immediate impact, two things have struck me: Firstly, the brutal suddenness. I appreciate that the collapse was, “on the cards,” but it is still a shock when the final moment comes. Sarah … Continue reading A Reflection on the Thomas Cook Situation
What is it like working as a chaplain at the Livestock Market in Worcester? Read article by Canon Peter Lawrence who recently retired from his role as Chaplain to Worcester Livestock Market after many years of listening and sharing the concerns of the livestock farming community.
On a beautiful sunny day on the 3rd July, we welcomed visitors to the FWW Head Office at Top Barn Business Centre in Holt Heath. The office is very small, but ideal for the 2 employees who are based there. The show-around probably took a whole 10 secs! Refreshments were enjoyed and it was useful … Continue reading Drop-in day for friends, partners, chaplains & trustees
Service led by Chaplaincy for Agricultural & Rural Life - Worcestershire, CARL on 21st May 2019. A great evening being blessed and asking God to bless the land. Praying for our farmers as they face the challenges of seasons, competitive markets, Brexit and feeding a growing population. Thanks to for hosting Wildgoose Rural Training and … Continue reading CARL Rogation Service
Report of Meeting Faith at Work in Worcestershire recently held their Open Meeting on the topic of “A Christian perspective on Brexit and its impact on our local economy”. The keynote speaker was David Hallam, a former Labour Member of the European Parliament for Shropshire, Herefordshire & Wyre Forrest and Methodist Lay Preacher. David gave … Continue reading Open Meeting on Christian perspective on Brexit and its impact on local economy
Annual Open Meeting which is to be held on Tuesday 9th April at 7:30pm at Droitwich Spa Methodist Church. We a have a keynote speaker, Mr David Hallam, talking about a “Christian perspective on Brexit and its impact on our local economy” and there will be contributions from local people affected by the uncertainty. Further … Continue reading Annual Open Meeting
Work Place Chaplains Commissioning Service at Pershore Baptist Church on 20th January 2019 Each year Churches Together in Pershore which is an ecumenical grouping of Pershore Abbey, Pershore Baptist Church, Pershore Roman Catholic Church and Pershore Community Church come together for their Annual Service of Christian Unity. This group of churches of all denominations have … Continue reading Commissioning of new Pershore Team
A new team of chaplains is developing in Pershore. The training is now in full swing and we are looking forward to visits to other chaplaincy context in the county. Faith at Work in Worcestershire Development Officer, Dick Johnson, is encouraged at the amount of interest and the involvement from a number of denominations in … Continue reading Pershore Training a great Success