Deacon David was ordained as Fr. David on Sunday 13th January 2019 at St. Mary & St. Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Centre in Birmingham through the laying of hands by His Grace Bishop Missael. The joint service was attended by the congregations of St. Mary & Archangel Michael in Solihull and those of St. Mary & St. Abu-Sefein of the […]
This year’s annual Christmas celebration was a beautiful dedication to our Lord Jesus Christ. The Primary School Children performed the play of the “Three Little Trees”. Years 7-9 presented an impressive shadow sketch. George Gabriel chanted for us the hymn “Eparthenos” This was followed by a raffle. There was also a presentation on some of […]
On Sunday 16th December, several families and youth gathered in Touchwood Shopping Centre, Solihull with the aim of greeting people with the message of the Nativity during the Christmas Season.
A small group of families represented our church on 16th December 2018 for the annual Birmingham City Mission gift wrapping. We were honoured to be part of this fantastic work for another year.
Dr. George Malek was ordained as Fr. Andrew at St. Mary & St. Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Centre in Birmingham through the laying of hands by His Grace Bishop Missael. His Grace ordained Fr. Andrew to assist in serving the congregations in Birmingham. He will now begin his 40 days of fasting and preparation for the service in retreat. We […]
We hope to continue this service on a monthly basis. Please get in touch with Merna Muharib for more information.
On 12-14th October the youth travelled to Northampton for a Weekend Retreat. The weekend focused on the apologetics theme of “Is there only one way?” The talks were mostly youth-led and were very interactive, encouraging many questions and good discussions. The group also enjoyed the team-building exercise of raft building, expertly led by the centre […]
“for your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now” Philippians 1:5 From 4th-8th July 2018, our youth were on a trip to Italy. They visited sites in Rome, the Vatican, Como and Milan. They had a great time of fellowship and fun! Until next time.
Recommended flights (currently priced at £92 on opodo, please book ASAP): Outbound flight (Ryanair)- 4th July 2018 Departing 08:45 (STN) Arriving 12:15 (CIA) Inbound flight (Ryanair)- 8th July 2018 Departing 07:10 (MXP) Arriving 08:20 (STN) Please complete payment (£200) for the accommodation, train to Milan and the mini-bus at the following link: https://ukmidcopts.org/index.php?option=com_civicrm&task=civicrm/event/info&reset=1&id=33
Our annual Christmas celebration was filled with amazing performances from the primary and secondary school children. Not to mention our special guests Magic Andy and Santa Claus! The evening was recorded and is available on DVD from Amir Eskander.