5 days at Alder Hey Hospital

In curacy, we are allowed to spend some time each year out of our normal routines, experiencing ministry in a different context. After some thought, I decided that I would love to do a placement with the Spiritual Care Team at Alder Hey children's hospital. I've done a couple of hospital chaplaincy placements before and [...]

Tell, Serve, Give 2019

In early March, 15 or so Bishops descended upon Liverpool Diocese to take part in the Tell, Serve, Give Mission. Each Bishop brought with them a team of people from their area who were enthusiastic and hard working, ready to help the local churches in their mission events. Each Bishop was posted to a deanery, [...]

Mission Closing

Eyes stinging, body aching, brain slightly fuzzing, I've climbed into bed. A collage of conversations, pictures, emotions, sights, sounds and colours swirl around as they begin to form into memories. There is an absolute sense of joy and satisfaction of a job well done, as well as hopes, dreams and aspirations for the future. There [...]