Lois Read was recently commissioned as an Anna Chaplain in the Diocese of Ely
How do Youth Ministry Hubs help to grow confidence, commitment and understanding of work with young people?
It is just over a year since the team at St Andrew's Church started phase one of major repairs to the church. The project, which was awarded a grant of close to 1/4 million pounds from The National Lottery Heritage Fund, includes an exciting programme of practical activities which aim to celebrate heritage skills and inspire younger generations.
Chaplaincy (lay and ordained) has risen in prominence with the Church of England in recent years as part of the mixed ecology of the church. Our keynote speakers will explore the value of chaplaincy and how it works together with the local church. Our seminars will provide an opportunity for us to see how chaplaincy is already embedded in different ways within the life of the diocese.
International development agency Christian Aid is offering an opportunity for people to put their faith into action and become voices for change.
Parish Safeguarding Dashboards are free to all parishes in the Diocese - If your parish hasn't yet signed up, please do!
Catalyst is a dynamic training course that aims to equip and connect those who work with children and young people in the local church.
As part of the review of the discernment and selection journey for those exploring authorised and licensed lay ministry
Looking ahead to our 'Leading your Church into Growth' online conference, which is happening at the end of April
Pathfinder Church Northstowe launches the Northstowe Church Network in celebration of ecumenical and community partnership
79 guests enjoyed games, refreshments, a quiz and a sing-a-long at the party.
The Rt Rev'd Dr Dagmar Winter joined the Rev'd Andrew Birks and parishoners from All Saints' Church, Melbourn, and Holy Trinity Church, Meldreth, for a traditional rural service for Plough Sunday
The Faraday Institute has a range of events this term which may be of interest to clergy and other church leaders in the Diocese of Ely.
Details of a collection of resources for Lent, including resources on themes of the Environment, Racial Justice and Understanding Poverty.
Sheila Betts, churchwarden at Trumpington, awarded a BEM in New Year’s Honours List for services to Young People.
Ely Cathedral will be one of the first UK venues to host this spectacular immersive light and sound show on tour in the UK in 2024.
Did you know, if you are on your Diocese of Ely church Electoral Roll, or a resident with a CB6 or CB7 postcode, you may be eligible for free entry to Ely Cathedral. Find out more here.
Kingston Parochial Church Council held a celebration to mark the reopening of All Saints’ and St Andrew’s church, which has been closed for repairs since July 2023. Kingston’s parish church is a Grade I Listed Building, noted for its nationally important series of wall paintings, dating from the late C13 to the late C17.
The 2024 Parochial Fees table has now been published as is available on the Diocesan website.
Every two years, The Bishop of Ely awards the Etheldreda Medal to individuals who have given 'generous and outstanding service', which would not otherwise be recognised.