Lytchett Minster & St Dunstan's Upton
David Pain is the Diocesan
Secretary and Chief Executive.
The Diocesan Secretary and his team assist with strategy, policy, oversee finances, and ensure effective management, administration, resourcing and support for the whole diocese. See here for more details.
Grapevine is the monthly publication for all church members in the Diocese.
To see all previous editions or to sign up to receive them directly by email, please click the Grapevine logo above.
Individual editions are:-
18th July 2019 Transforming lives and All Change
20th June 2019 Breaking Bread in schools
16th May 2019 'Go for it' (May/June)
11th April 2019 Encouragement, prayer & inspiration
21 Mar 2019 Liberated, Passion-ate and on the Streets
15th Feb 2019 Special 'Rural Hope' Edition
18th Jan 2019 New Year, new Grapevine!
'Down to Earth' - the new bimonthly newsletter.
Download the first issue here or see it at church.
Alternatively, view the newsletter below though sometimes it takes a little time for newsletter to appear. It may help if you click refresh!
......... Over the last 13 years an e-bulletin has been produced for Clergy, Lay ministers, Church Wardens etc. The final bulletin was published on 23rd July 2019.
23rd July "Hello Grapevine" - last-ever e-bulletin!
16th July I've had an amazing day
9th July Be the best you can
3rd July Meet our new priests and deacons
26th June Please pray for our deacons and priests
18th June Affirming international links
11th June "The Global Wave"
30th May New DAC* Secretary arrives. *Diocesan Advisory Committee
21st May Christian Aid Week - Big Brekkies, Bishop joins walkers
14th May 52 Make a Big Splash
9th May Diocesan Secretary gets on his bike for Christian Aid
17th April Four Maundy Money recipients are from Dorset and Wiltshire
9th April Prayers needed for Sudan
2nd April Holding Brexit conversations
26th March Room to Grow
19th March A bishop, a breakfast and lives changed
12th March Exploring a Rural Future
5th March Celebrating every life
27th Feb Matching resources to reality
19th Feb A 'comprehensive and historical' safeguarding review
12th Feb Reviewing Hope: 'How is it for you?'
5th Feb Praying together in Lent 2019
29th Jan "People will be my first priority"
22nd Jan Raising the Roof by Just Giving
15th Jan Ploughing On
8th Jan Make migrant channel crossings tales of hope
e-Bulletins from 2018, 2017 (Jan -Dec) and 2016 (June -Dec) here10