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During the Covid-19 virus crisis, the church and the church hall are closed, following Government and Church of England guidelines. We are keeping in touch as a community through our Facebook page (St Mary's Church, Pype Hayes). If you have a concern or would like to get in touch, please email the office at office.stmarysb24@gmail.com and we will respond. May God bless you today!

Announcement of New Church Planting Incumbent

The Bishop of Birmingham is delighted to announce that, subject to the usual checks, Revd Trev Meardon has been appointed as the first Incumbent Church Planter in the parish of Pype Hayes in the deanery of Aston & Sutton Coldfield. This new role combines the task of leading the existing parish in its mission and ministry combined with starting a new Christian community reaching out to people across the local area.

This news was announced on Sunday, 14th June, 2020, and the congregation of St Mary’s Church are excited to welcome Rev Trev and his family to live and work with them in the parish of Pype Hayes. Induction date to be announced in due course.

Online Worship

During this season of online worship, Reader Chris Barnsley has prepared a Service of the Word to worship by.

Click here for the pdf of the service for: July 26th 2020 Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for: July 19th 2020 Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  July 12th 2020 Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  July 5th 2020 Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for: June 28th 2020 Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  June 21st 2020 Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  June 7th 2020 Trinity Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  May 31st 2020 Service for Pentecost Sunday

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  May 24th 2020 Sunday Service 

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  May 17th 2020 Sunday Service

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  May 10th 2020 Service of the Word

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  May 3rd 2020 Service of the Word

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  April 26th 2020 Service of the Word

Click here for the pdf of the service for:  April 19th 2020 Service of the Word

Here are Weekly Devotionals prepared by Reader Chris Barnsley for use in spending time with God during this time of not meeting together. 

Click Here for Maundy Thursday and Good Friday Reflections

Click Here for Weekly Devotional for week of 5th April 

Click here for Weekly Devotional for week of 29th March

Click Here for Weekly Devotional for week of 22nd March 

We are the Anglican parish church that has been present and worshiping here since the estate was built in 1929.

We are a small but active community, trying to understand and live out what it means to be a disciple of Jesus.

We don’t have all the answers, but we are asking the questions together.

St Mary's Church from Tyburn Road

St Mary's Church congregation with Bishop David at a service in 2019.

And from the West End of the main church, on Remembrance Sunday, 2018.

St Mary's Reader, Chris Barnsley, for her commissioning as new Warden of Readers at the Inauguration of the new Aston and Sutton Coldfield Deanery, December 2019.

Our mission statement is “Come and Go to Love and Serve the Lord.” This reminds us we are drawn together as a community to share bread and wine, worship the risen Jesus and we have a call upon our lives to go out to wherever to be His church. 

St Mary's takes safeguarding all children and adults seriously. You can find our safeguarding policies on this website under About/Church Policies & Safeguarding or via these pdf links here: 

Child Protection Policy

Adult Protection Policy

Our Safeguarding Officers are: Chris Barnsley - Parish Safeguarding Officer and Co-ordinator for Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults; Thelma Sharpe - Co-ordinator for Safeguarding of Children and Young people; and Jovan Marcetic, - Domestic Abuse Contact. The church contact number for all safeguarding issues is 07513 015257. The Bishop's Safeguarding Officer may be contacted on 07342 993 844 or email: StephH@cofebirmingham.com. 

If you have any questions about this information, please contact the Church Office. T: 0121 382 3585, E: office.stmarysb24@gmail.com