Sprowston church opens new House of Prayer in India
Late last year Revd Canon Simon Stokes and his family traveled to India to formally open and dedicate a new House of Prayer built from funds raised by his Parish in Sprowston
"We hold in our prayers all those affected by yesterday's attack on Parliament"
Heartsease church welcomes Revd Heather Cracknell
In her new role Revd Heather Cracknell will be building on the strong sense of community already in the church and also pioneering a new project on the estate.
Memorial service to remember those lost at sea
On Saturday 18 March, St Mary's church in Happisburgh held a service to remember those from HMS Invincible lost at Haisbro Sands in 1801.
Paddington bear goes travelling!
Paddington Bear, who started life in deepest, darkest Peru, is on the road visiting bishops, clergy and others.
South Sudan now hit by famine
People are dying daily from hunger and malnutrition across East Africa. This is the worst humanitarian crisis since 1945.
Trainee Junior Officers lend a helping hand at Carbrooke Academy
On Saturday a group of trainee junior officers from RAF Honnington came to help do some DIY jobs around the Academy.
Archdeacon’s Charge and Picnic comes to Wolterton Hall
The Archdeacon’s Charge is an annual sponsored fun run or walk and family picnic organised by the Diocese and in support of the East Anglian Air Ambulance.
Order resources for Thy Kingdom Come
New resources are now available for parishes from the Diocese for Thy Kingdom Come, a global prayer movement between 25 May and 4 June.
Good Friday gifts for Norwich
On Good Friday members of Norwich churches will be offering hand massages at the Forum to demonstrate God's love.
Breaking the Silence on International Women's Day
Norfolk women pledged to support the elimination of all forms of violence against women and girls on International Women’s Day today (8 March) in Norwich Cathedral.
Travelling exhibition launched highlighting local mission
A travelling exhibition entitled ‘Mission Is…’ has been launched as part of the Diocese’ Mission Strategy Celebrate stream.
Giving up giving up - Cromer opts to give generously for Lent
Cromer Parish Church has set itself the challenge to complete acts of generosity and kindness throughout Lent.
Norfolk churches 'feed the hungry' survey launched
A research project has been launched online to try to establish the extent to which the Christian community across Norfolk is meeting the simple command of Jesus to “feed the hungry”.
Getting ready for Open Churches Week 2017
Norfolk Open Churches week is an annual celebration where churches across Norfolk and Waveney hold a variety of events in their church, such as art exhibitions, flower festivals and car rallies.
‘Capturing the Church in Norfolk’ photography competition
Today the Diocese has launched a photography competition aimed to put the county’s creative photography skills to the test.
7 top church video websites
A brief guide to websites offering worship background video loops & short inspirational videos
Wymondham Abbey welcomes new vicar
Following the retirement of Revd Canon Christopher Davies it has announced that Revd Catherine Relf-Pennington is to be the next vicar of Wymondham Abbey.
Imagine Norfolk Together Great Yarmouth celebrates its first birthday!
Imagine Norfolk Together is a partnership between the Diocese and the Church Urban Fund. It aims to support churches in their engagement with the local community so that they can grow in relationship, strength and capacity to meet life's challenges.
Acle churches pray for the community with annual Prayer Walk
Last Sunday afternoon Acle 'Churches Together’ held its annual prayer walk around the village to pray for the work done by staff within each building.
APCM forms now available
Updated forms for Annual Parochial Church Meetings can now be found on the Church of England's Parish Resources website.
The Bishop's Prize for Music 2017
In 2015 the Bishop of Norwich, the Rt Revd Graham James announced the creation of The Bishop's Prize for Music - a companion prize to complement the Bishop's Prize for Art.
Over 500 people flocked to a Mini Professors activity day
Science, engineering and technology were the theme of the day at Aylsham Church which was transformed into a laboratory; rocket launching station; a dark room and a construction site
Result of the vote on the House of Bishops' Report
The General Synod of the Church of England has voted "not to take note" of a Report by the House of Bishops following a debate on the report earlier today on Marriage and Same Sex Relationships.
Norwich City Centre Churches launch Holy Week social media campaign
A Facebook page called “Norwich City Churches - CofE” gives details of the wide range of events and services taking place in churches within the city walls, as well other activities the churches are jointly promoting.
Different generations come together for tech, coffee and cake
People of all ages came together for a Tech Café and Community Coffee Morning in aid of the Leprosy Mission at Aylsham Parish Church..
Caston Church receives grant to repair the roof
Holy Cross Church in Caston has received a grant of £2,000 from the Norfolk Churches Trust, which will be used to help pay for the re-thatching of the roof and other improvements.
Guidance on keeping church buildings safe
There are a number of useful websites and resources providing handy tips and guides on how to keep your church building safe
Holy Land Pilgrimage 2018 - an invitation to all from Bishop Graham
The Bishop of Norwich invites you to join a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2018.
450 churches across the UK "Go Green"
In the first year of Eco Church 450 churches have signed up to the initiative which consists of hundreds of small actions from using a renewable energy supplier to teaching about creation care.