Transforming Church – Transforming Lives Update

Following the launch events for parishes on Sunday 25 September, feedback to the new vision has been overwhelmingly positive. Bishop Andrew encourages all parishes to really get behind the initiative, developed through prayer and discussions including contributions from over 1,500 people across the diocese through a survey and feedback sessions.
The strategy isn’t intended to add to the workload of hard-pressed clergy or church members, nor is it being advanced as a magic solution to the various challenges we face. However, it does start with the conviction that God is still at work in the world He loves so much, and that it is entirely possible to reverse the narrative of a slowly declining and ageing church.
Visit the website to find out more and have a look at the inspirational short video which showcases just a handful of the many great things happening in parishes across the diocese, including our very own church of All Saints’ New Haw!!! And you will find details of how to get involved, different resources and teams willing to offer help and