Stepney Area News

Trussell Trust Lent Course resources

Many church leaders will be on the lookout for materials ahead of Easter in March 2024. The Trussell Trust offer Lent courses founded on the reality of hardship people face day-to-day and will facilitate  conversations on social justice and how close this is to God’s...

Rev John Webber RIP

Rev John Webber worked for the Church of Bangladesh for many years, through USPG missionary organisation. After leaving Church of Bangladesh in the mid 1990s, Rev'd John was appointed under Bishop Jim, then Bishop of Stepney, to work in Tower Hamlets deanery where he...

Tower Hamlets news

The Church in Tower Hamlets is broad and beautiful, full of vibrance and diversity (just like Tower Hamlets itself); definitely not a one-size fits all kind of place! Whoever you are and however you worship we want you know that there is a place for you. Everyone is...

Stepney Licensed Lay Ministers retreat

Stepney Licensed Lay Ministers and Pastoral Assistants enjoyed their biannual retreat at Wychcroft Retreat Centre this autumn led by Father Bruce Batstone and Polly Arthur.

This is GrowTH- in partnership with local churches

This is GrowTH is a Tower Hamlets homelessness project run in partnership with a number of churches in the borough. Their vision is “to see transformation in the lives of marginalised men and women in Tower Hamlets, for God’s glory”. At their core, they “are a...