Month: June 2020
The Foundations are Laid

The Foundations are Laid

At a ceremony attended by local dignitaries the first foundations were laid for the brand new St Philip’s Church Centre in Dorridge.  Blessed by the Bishop of Birmingham David Urquhart and applauded by West Midlands Mayor Andy Street, Dame Caroline Spelman and Saquib...

Encouragement and memories from Margaret

Encouragement and memories from Margaret

Hello friends of 40 years plus and more recent. I have been living in Somerset near my daughter Vicki and her family for 2 years now and love it, and also miss all of you. But I'm on the route to Dorset, Devon and Cornwall and several friends have broken their...

Memorial Pebbles

Memorial Pebbles

Take a look at some of the memorial pebbles created before we closed the doors for the final time at the existing St Philip’s Church site. Many of the church congregation and members of our community wrote messages to honour and remember loved ones, special events and...

Add your artwork to our Hoarding of Hope

Add your artwork to our Hoarding of Hope

It has now been over 4 weeks since we began the redevelopment and lots has been happening. The soft strip of the building is now complete and specialists are removing the stained glass windows and stone surround that will be built into the new church. The ecologists...

Work has begun!

Work has begun!

We are so excited that work has begun to demolish the current buildings in Manor Road, Dorridge, and  build the new structure, complete the church and landscape the site. As of today a staggering £3.52 million has been raised primarily through the generosity of...