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Faith Stories: 'Natter' helping isolation in the over 60s

Since 2010, ‘natter’ has been reaching out into the local community to break down isolation among the over 60’s and help them to reconnect to church or find faith for the first time.

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Bishop of Sheffield

Advising Mr Cameron: lessons from an ancient kingdom

The Prime Minister will not be short of advice as he appoints the Cabinet and prepares the Queen’s Speech.  There is a particular bible story about accepting and weighing advice that I would suggest it might be helpful for him to read and ponder in the first days of the new government. It’s a story about transition.  King Solomon has died.  All the tribes of Israel have gathered to make his son, Rehoboam, the new king.  But there is widespread discontent.  A delegation comes from the...

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Bishop of Doncaster

Family Life

Last weekend I spent a very enjoyable time with 21 other members of my family, celebrating three significant birthdays and the engagement of my nephew to his girlfriend - hence the reason there was no regular article.  Like many families, we don’t get together as often as we should partly due to the fact that we live considerable distances from each other and, finding the time in already busy diaries that revolve around work commitments, ferrying children from one activity to another and the...

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Lively and diverse Christian communities

The Diocese of Sheffield is made up of Church of England organisations located throughout South Yorkshire and the southern parts of the East Riding of Yorkshire. It comprises parishes, schools, chaplaincies, missional communities and other organisations all united by their common Christian faith.

It is an Anglican diocese that is made up of a diverse community of mission-focused people who are seeking to transform their lives, and the lives of others, by sharing the Christian faith.  Since the creation of the diocese in 1914, the shape of the villages, towns and cities may have changed but the people are still vibrant, energetic and passionate about serving our Lord Jesus Christ.

As a diocese we have been called to grow a sustainable network of Christ-like, lively and diverse Christian communities in every place which are effective in making disciples and in seeking to transform our society and God’s world.  Every day around the diocese, dedicated, creative and passionate people are working together in the mission of God.

On this website you can find resources and information relevant to all aspects of Christian life, churches and parishes, schools and wider ministry. If you can't find what you are looking for, contact Church House, our administration centre, on 01709 309100.