The team at St James and Emmanuel, took to the streets of Didsbury and to West Didsbury CE Primary School to offer 'Ashes to Go' to mark the beginning of Lent.
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have written a pastoral letter to the clergy and people of the Church of England, calling on them to pray for peace in Ukraine.
St Andrew's Parochial Church Council is enormously grateful to Viridor Credits Environmental Company, through the Landfill Communities Fund, for providing crucial funding to enable a new heating system to be installed.
Members of eight parishes gathered at St Peter's Halliwell to meet their new partners in mission and to mark the formation of Bolton Mission Community 2.
The next phase of the transformation programme is underway as 12 newly appointed mission community leaders met at Church House for their induction.
Mental Health training provided by the diocese has helped St James' secondary school support students and respond positively to the impact of the pandemic.
Bishop Mark commissioned the first Anna chaplains in the diocese. They will work with local partners to support older people.
Four new chaplains have been appointed who will provide spiritual care and pastoral support for our 280+ Authorised Lay Ministers.