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Shaped By God Together Update

Hopefully by now you're aware of “Shaped by God Together”, the process we're going through, as we look to the future and seek to discern how God is reshaping us. Find out more about where we are up to in the process here.

Richard Trethewey appointed chair of the DAC

Richard Trethewey is taking on the role of chair of the Diocesan Advisory Committee (DAC). He will carry out this position alongside his current responsibilities as Rector of Glenfield and Newtown Linford, and Area Dean of Sparkenhoe East.

Mary Gregory announced as Rural Mission Enabler

Mary Gregory has been appointed Rural Mission Enabler for the Diocese of Leicester and will carry out the position alongside her role as Team Rector of the Flagstaff family of churches in Ashby de la Zouch.

Bishop Guli elected to the House of Bishops and General Synod

The Bishop of Loughborough joins the House of Bishops and General Synod

Leicester's BAME Mission and Ministry Enabler joins the Anti-Racism Taskforce

Lusa joins the new group which will recommend urgent to improve the Church's record on racial justice and equality

First confirmation service since lockdown began

Six candidates have been confirmed at Holy Trinity, Barrow on Soar, in the first confirmation since lockdown began

A Programme Manager appointed

Claire Bampton joins Bishop's Leadership Team as Programme Manager

Deacons ordained on Sunday at Leicester Cathedral

The postponed ordination of Deacons took place at the Cathedral on Sunday over three services. Nick Baker, Pauline Cummins, Paul Emberton, Ros Harper, Maria Jukes, Rob Leveritt, Dawn Matthew, Crystal McAllister and Biddy Saunders were all ordained. 

30 years from SPCK to Christian Resources, and another Advent is coming…

We're giving thanks to God this week for Janette in Christian Resources who marks the magnificent milestone of 30 years working in the city's bookshop. It's a role she was made to do, we think you'll agree. But the journey to a joyful role surrounded by theological books didn't start until she was honest with herself, and most significantly, God.  

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