St Peter / Balsall Common

Exciting Announcements:  


Visit by Bishop Michael

Bishop Michael has kindly agreed to attend St Peter’s Church on Sunday 30 June 2024 and take our 9.30am service of Sung Holy Communion. Please come along and join us on this special occasion.

Refreshments of coffee/tea and croissants will be served in the hall after the service.

Date for your Diary

The Bishops Office has been in touch and confirmed the date of Tuesday 24 September 2024 at 7.00pm will be the Institution and Induction of our new Vicar Suzy Pearson. All are welcome to attend the service and afterwards refreshments in the hall.

The Bishop of Birmingham 

Is delighted to announce the appointment of the Reverend Suzy Pearson as Vicar of Balsall Common and Oversight Minister of the Oversight Area which will encompass Marston Green, Bickenhill, Hampton-in-Arden, Barston, Knowle, Temple Balsall and Balsall Common, following interview and with the unanimous support of the parish representatives.

Suzy is currently curate of St Barnabas, Erdington in the Aston and Sutton Coldfield Deanery, and a further announcement will be made soon regarding the date of her institution and induction, which it is anticipated will take place in early autumn.Suzy is married to John and they have two young children, Sophia and Elliott.

In the meantime, Suzy says:

'I am hugely excited that God has called us to join you at St Peter's. It was a joy to hear about all you are doing for God's mission in Balsall Common and your desire to make the church accessible and inclusive. We would appreciate your prayers for us as a family as we prepare to move and arrange school and nursery places for our children. I look forward to getting to know you all and working together to make God's love known in our local community and across the Oversight Area'.