Prayer Circle

Tuesday 12 September, 7:30 p.m., the Vestry at St Anne’s church. (The door is on the left side of the church towards the back.)

At the next Prayer Circle we will be making prayer stations for both churches on the subject Fresh Steps. Please bring any materials on this topic which you would like to contribute. Please contact Liz Blzakey, Helen McNicoll or Elisabeth Leicester for more information.


Commencing on Wednesday 6 September in St Mary’s Lady Chapel, Peter Alcock will be hosting a new series of ‘Silentspace’. The sessions will take place between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Preaching the Windows

4 windows – 1 theme – 4 curries!

A sermon series exploring Anglican identity, through the subjects of one of the windows in St Mary's Lady Chapel. See the article on Preaching the Windows for details.

Patronal Festival Lunch

Sunday 10 September, 12 noon, St Mary's Church

To celebrate the Patronal festival we will be serving a lunch at St Mary’s following refreshments after the service. As the food will be provided we will be asking for a minimum donation of £5 to cover costs. Any surplus monies raised will be donated to our Benefice charities. Sign-up sheets will be available in both churches. Please sign up so we know the numbers to cater for.

If you are able to bring a pudding please let Janet Thorne or Angela Brown know.

Discipleship: opportunities to grow and learn, Autumn 2017

aut17 starFollow the Star!

For Children and Young People and all of us who are young at heart,

Coming soon: Follow the Star! A journey through Advent, Christmas & Epiphany.

Further details to follow.

Discipleship: opportunities to grow and learn, autumn 2017

Thursday Thinkers

  • Thursday 19 October, 10–11:30 a.m. Exploring the Book of Ruth
  • Thursdays 23 & 30 November, 7 & 14 December, 10:00–11:30 a.m. ‘So what are you waiting for?’
    A 4-session course for Advent written by Revd Lucy Winkett.

Whether you’re always in a hurry or have too much time on your hands, this course is for you, as we explore a spiritual life that encourages us to be active in the chronological world, and rooted in Kairos, God’s time. 

Discipleship: opportunities to grow and learn, Autumn 2017

Growing Leaders

Wednesday 6 & Wednesday 13 September, 7:15 for 7:30 p.m., St Mary’s West Room

This course is run over ten months, usually with one session a month to be held on the first Wednesday evening of each month. Between sessions participants meet with a mentor to help reflect on the course and consider how to integrate the learning into daily life. Please contact Liz Blakey or Revd Hazel before the beginning of September if you would like to come along.

Discipleship: opportunities to grow and learn, Autumn 2017

Birmingham Diocesan Course for Developing Disciples: 3D

Wednesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m., St Anne’s Hall

3D is a Bible-based study course for established Christians who want to meet in a small group with a tutor to develop their understanding and discipleship. The course starts in September and runs weekly for 30 sessions. There are a variety of venues all over the Diocese, and daytime and evening groups, including a group at St Anne’s Hall on Wednesday afternoons. To enrol, first ask Revd Hazel to support your application, and then complete the enrolment form on line at:

Applications should be completed no later than Thursday 31 August.

Summer Compline

summer compline

Prayers for Moseley

Wednesday 16 August, 7.45pm., St Columba's Church

There will be one hour of prayer for Moseley. All are welcome.