Category: News & Events

Remembering the Thrice Blessed Pope Shenouda III

[foldergallery folder=”wp-content/uploads/pope_shenouda06″ title=”Last Visit of HH Pope Shenouda III to Birmingham, consecrating the Church of St. Mary & St. Abu-Sefein”] See full album of His Holiness Pope Shenouda’s Pastoral Visit to Birmingham in 2006, consecrating the Church of St. Mary & St. Abu-Sefein  Enthroning as Pope of Alexandria He was enthroned as Pope Shenouda III, …

Birmingham at CONAFA 2014

CONAFA – an 8-a-side tournament with 9 Churches entering teams from across the country. As it was the first ever CONAFA, we didn’t know what to expect which left us to rely only on legends told of the other teams. When the results of the group draws came through, I have to say my heart …

A Film About Christmas

Over the previous 2 months our youth have been involved in an evangelism-centred UKMIDCOPTS film production for Christmas. Please watch and share the joy of the real meaning of Christmas!

St. Mark Festival 2013

Congratulations to all those who were involved in St. Mark Festival 2013. It was great to see a high level of participation and success from our children. We enjoyed the day in Manchester and pray that this service continues to grow and strengthen the foundation of faith in our children.

2013 Coptic Olympics

The 2013 Coptic Olympics Junior and Overall Champtions were Birmingham. Well done everyone! See the full results at: http://www.copticolympics.org/2013-results/

A Church Without Youth Is A Church Without A Future

The Youth of both St. Mary & St. Mark’s Church and St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s Church came together on Sunday to start a new initiative to drive the Youth Ministry in our community. The focus of the group is to involve and give more responsibility to the youth in the Church’s ministries and activities. …

A Summer Club for Our Children

By the Grace of God, the youth have coordinated with the Sunday School children, their teachers and parents to set-up a Club for them in the Centre every Saturday where they will be encouraged to grow together in fellowship. This service will run as a trial through the summer and will resume during every holiday …

H.E. Metropolitan Pachomious Visit 2013

We were blessed to have with us H.E. Metropolitan Pachomious this weekend! His Eminence gave a lecture about the Promises of God which is available on the diocese website: http://ukmidcopts.org/home/index.php/media-gallery/228-the-promises-of-god-h-e-metropolitan-pachomious-english-arabic

H.G. Bishop Thomas Visit 2013

  We were blessed to have His Grace Bishop Thomas with us this weekend. His Grace gave us two talks availbel on the diocese website: http://ukmidcopts.org/home/index.php/resources/media/sermons/conferences-retreats/h-g-bishop-thomas-visit-2013

Live Streaming Upgrades

We are glad to annouce that the Live Streaming service is being upgraded this weekend by our IT servants! The new system should be in place for this year’s blessed Holy Pascha Week. We pray this service is of benefit especially to our students who have exams during this time. The new service will continue …