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. . .  is the name of Bishop Nick's blog, which also includes his Thought for the Day and Chris Evans show scripts. Take a look at it here

Bishop Nick's appearances in the House of Lords are recorded here.

How do we heat our churches to provide a warm welcome and light our churches to support worship and community use in a way which is sustainable? Why is this a gospel issue? These are some of the issues at 'Powering God's Northern Powerhouse', a conference at Wakefield Cathedral on Saturday 1 December. More about it in this short video.  

In the first of a series of new videos from the Vocations department, three assistant curates, Abbie, Rolf and Erik share their stories of how they felt called to ordained ministry in the Church of England. Watch the video here 

The Bible Breakfast Club is a new initiative at St John the Baptist Kirkheaton which is drawing in families from the local area.  In this short video, see the Bible Breakfast Club at work as Karen and Ian Atkinson talk how it started. There's more on Family Ministry ideas and links on a new resource page here.

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