June 22 Magazine

June Services at Ansley Churches  5th June Pentecost St John’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship 12th June Trinity St Laurence’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship   19th June Trinity 1 St John’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship 26th June Trinity 2 St Laurence’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship   From the Registers Baptisms The Reverend James Martin conducted the … Read more

Ansley Jottings June 22

Ansley Jottings: June I am sure that many readers will remember the Queen’s coronation on 2nd June 1953, as do I.  I had started school in February 1953 and remember that my first school photograph was taken against a background of coronation photos.  Each of us school children were given a coronation mug, which I … Read more

1st May – Easter 3

As you will know by now, our advertisement for a new Minister was unsuccessful. The position has now been re-advertised. We ask that you will please pray as this new  advert go’s live This is again for a fulltime minister for the two benefices of Fillongley with Corley and Ansley with Arley. Thank you. Hymn – … Read more

Marie’s May Article

We didn’t go to many birthday parties when we were young as there were so many of us but  when we did go to a couple of parties our Mam would say before we went “Know your manners (say please and thank you) and don’t speak unless you are spoken to.  Then when you go … Read more

May 22 Magazine

May Services at Ansley Churches  1st May Easter 3 St John’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship 8th May Easter 4 St Laurence’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship   15th May Easter 5 St John’s   7.00 p.m. Morning Worship 22nd May Easter 6 St Laurence’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship   26th May Ascension Day St John’s  7.00 … Read more

Ansley Jottings May 22

As I was preparing to write this page, I began to reminisce about the experience of living in Ansley over the past 38 years.  Having lived in Weddington and then just off Heath End Road, my route to the shops in Birmingham was via Ansley, Coleshill and Bordesley Green.  I always liked the mix of … Read more

Easter Day Evensong

Hymn is – The Lord is risen indeed 1 The Lord is risen indeed! Now is his work performed; now is the mighty captive freed, and death’s strong castle stormed. 2 The Lord is risen indeed! Then hell has lost his prey; with him is risen the ransomed seed to reign in endless day. 3 … Read more

Maundy Thursday Service

The Greeting Grace, mercy and peace from God our Father and trie Lord Jesus Christ be with you. All:       And also with you The Peace  We are the body of Christ. In the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body. Let us then pursue all that makes for peace and builds up our … Read more

Flower Festival 2022

The theme for our 58th Festival is “Journey.” This was the theme that was originally chosen for 2020, but for obvious reasons did not take place and what a journey we have all travelled these last few years. As in many areas of lives we too are trying to do the best for our environment, … Read more

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

To Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of our Queen Ansley Church will be displaying the Ansley 2000 history display around the church. The church will be open form 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday 2nd, Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th June. There will be light refreshments available in the annexe. The display which was put … Read more