Worship – latest update

News: Churches Together in Erdington – 7 days of Prayer Walks in Erdington start on 17th May. See the dates and details on the pic on this page!

Thursday 13th May: Ascension Day.  You can view our Deanery Ascension Day Services, posted by the Deanery of Aston and Sutton Coldfield, at this YouTube link

Messy Church Pentecost Prayer – Sunday 16th May.  3.30pm – 5.00pm in church.  Booking is essential so please email Bethan if you would like to attend.  childrenandfamilies@stbarnabaserdington.org.uk

IMPORTANT: When in church, everyone (unless you are exempt on health grounds) must wear a mask covering their nose and mouth, use hand sanitizer and stay apart from people not in your support bubble.  If you are considered ‘medically vulnerable’ we advise you to not come in for private prayer or book to attend a service.  It’s important to stay safe and we don’t want to encourage people to take any unnecessary risks.


Holy Communion is now held in church every Sunday at 10.30am.  Please book a place to attend either by emailing vicar@stbarnabaserdington.org.uk or call/text Rev Emma Sykes on 07784 071919.  Every 1st Sunday of the month will be an All Age Family service.

Private Prayer – the church is open for private prayer every Friday from 10am – 12.00pm.


For those not attending church, the Sunday service is recorded and can be viewed on our Facebook page later on Sunday afternoon.

There’s additional online worship you can join via Zoom:  For Zoom login details please email the vicar, Rev. Emma Sykes: vicar@stbarnabaserdington.org.uk or call/text her on 07784 071919.  The services are:

Sunday’s at 6.00pm – Evening prayer/Agape 

Wednesday’s at 10.30am – Morning prayer


St.Barnabas Families@Home –  there’ll be an online Children and Families Service every  2nd and 4th Sunday of the month on the St.Barnabas Families YouTube channel!  From 10.00am join Bethan as she leads games, songs, bible teaching and craft activities for the whole family to enjoy from home.  To subscribe to the YouTube channel and find the weekly videos follow this link

Service related craft packs are available to be delivered to your home.  Email Bethan if you’d like to receive one at: childrenandfamilies@stbarnabaserdington.org.uk

WORSHIP AT HOME:  The Church of England Birmingham also offers some suggested morning and evening prayers for those who would like to worship at home.  To find them please click here


The Lighthouse at St Barnabas is a lovely modern, bright and airy venue that met our needs perfectly. The team were accommodating, making us feel very welcome and ensuring our needs and those of our delegates were met throughout the day.

Andy - PODS (Positive Outcomes for Dissociative Survivors)