Good Friday Liturgies – ‘Our Sins Were the Sins You Bore’

Today we marked Good Friday with the three o’clock Solemn Liturgy at St Alban’s Church and a Stations of the Cross service at the Church on Oakwood.The events of that first ‘Good’ Friday take us to a dark place, it … Continue reading

Enrolments, Renewal, Special Recognition and Welcomes…

Well we did have a busy weekend on the Feast of Christ the King! It was also the weekend that we celebrated the contribution of our young people, through ‘National Youth Sunday’.   The aims of National Youth Sunday are to help … Continue reading

Oakwood Crib … a Team Effort

Three local schools have stepped up to the challenge of creating the Crib figures for The Church on Oakwood this year.  They look absolutely stunning and demonstrate excellent imagination and creativity. Each of the schools was asked to make three … Continue reading

Parish Visit to St. Mary’s College Oscott

On Sunday 28th April, seventy members of St Alban’s & The Church on Oakwood’s Catholic congregation visited Oscott College in Sutton Coldfield. For those of you who don’t know, Oscott is one of only three remaining seminaries training men for … Continue reading

Christian Unity 2013

On the Wednesday of Christian Unity week we held a service at the Church on Oakwood. Despite the terrible weather we were heartened to have over 30 attending from churches throughout Chaddesden and Oakwood. It was a true sign of … Continue reading