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Finding your vocation

First, God calls us by our name. We learn who we are in the light of his love for us. God’s knowledge of us, greater than our knowledge of ourselves, calls us to be transformed so that we become both more like Christ and more like the people that God intended us to be.

“You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit – fruit that will last.”

John 15:16


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Exploring ministry

Listening to God and responding in faith we find that what we are called to do is an expression of the person that God has named.

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Discover Church roles

You may be surprised at how many roles there are in the Church.

Discover lay ministry
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Explore your calling for 18-30s

God is still in the business of raising young men and women as prophets and leaders in our world, especially in the Church.

Explore Young Vocations
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Minority Ethnic Vocations

Here, we do not have a narrow definition of what a minister might look like, we are clear that there’s no cookie-cutter approach to vocations.

Explore BAME vocations

Our challenge to all the Church’s ministers:

Have at least one conversation about vocation each month, with someone different from you.

Our vocations team

Meet the vocations team

Get the contact details for your local Vocations advisor.

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Vocation Events

Vocations Days are an opportunity to consider God’s call and find out more about the different types of ordained and licensed lay ministry from Church leaders.


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View our videos on Vocations and discover Gods calling for you

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Church School Governors

As a church school governor, you can have a hugely positive impact on the lives of young people in one of our 139 church schools.

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