Issue 2 Summer 2009
A very warm welcome to the second
Greater Churches e-news from
Ecclesiastical, which we are
delighted to produce for the Greater
Churches Group. We hope you enjoy
reading this newsletter and please
forward on to friends and colleagues
as you so wish.
As the Greater Churches Group grows
with new members Ecclesiastical are
adding staff to our Greater Church
team to provide the support you need.
From the Chairman
We welcome colleagues Simon Willcock
and Harry Wright who will be the
Account Managers for some Churches
in the Midlands and North respectively.
I very much look forward to meeting you all at our 2009 Tanya Green is now supporting Anita
Conference at Ammerdown “Celebrating Heritage – Living the
Grearson at our Head Office in
Faith.” Our main speakers will be John Yates and Andrew Motram
Gloucester with underwriting matters.
and you can read about them in this issue.
At Ecclesiastical our Group vision is “to
advise and protect those who enrich the
lives of others”. We are all committed to
At our Conference away from our busy parish life, to share with do this by supporting our Customers with
Dinner we will have each other the important work of the Gospel. their mission and goals the best we can.
what I believe will be a I do hope that as many of you as possible will
wonderful talk entitled make this a priority so that the family of the
We look forward to seeing you at the
The Soulful Magic of Greater Churches Group can enjoy each
Tenth Greater Church Conference at
Mark Townsend. other’s company and benefit from the input of
Ammerdown in October.
We welcome all three our speakers. We hope you enjoy reading the Greater
speakers, along with
As always we are indebted to Ecclesiastical for
Churches e-news. We also welcome any
all of you to what, I am
their sponsorship and support, and this year we
feedback you may have –
sure, will be a
have also had the generous support of the
memorable time together. We will also be
Worshipful Company of Mercers. Our thanks
visiting two of our member Churches –
go to them for their gift of sponsorship.
Bath Abbey and St Mary Redcliffe Bristol.
With best wishes,
The Greater Churches Group was set up in
Kevin Thomas and
1991 to give support to clergy and laity of
member Churches who experience the same
joys and sorrows of administering Greater
Churches, and our biennial Conference gives
Vicar of Christchurch
us the opportunity in a relaxed atmosphere,
Chairman of the Greater Churches Group
Telephone 0845 777 3322
Beaufort House, Brunswick Road, Gloucester GL1 1JZ
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