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Training & learning opportunities
Fri 28 Apr 2017 - Sun 30 Apr 2017
Spring Weekend is a chance to get away for the weekend and spend some time with your friends doing some great activities!
Fri 26 May 2017 - Sat 3 Jun 2017
The Intents Youth Festival returns for 2017, with its usual mix of joyful eccentricity and dedicated worship.
Using and Adapting Church Buildings Creatively
Sat 17 Jun 2017
Come and imagine your church buildings from a mission perspective....
Newday Festival 2017
Mon 31 Jul 2017 - Sat 5 Aug 2017
Newday is one of the largest Christian events for young people that takes place in the UK every year. Young people aged right through their teenage years and on into their early 20’s join together from churches up and down the UK and Europe to learn about and worship God.
Soul Survivor Peterborough
Sat 19 Aug 2017 - Tue 29 Aug 2017
Every summer thousands of youth gather together across four weeks at events in Scotland, Stafford and Peterborough to worship God, learn what it means to live for Jesus in every area of their lives, to pray for one another, and to have loads of fun!
Integrate Camp 2017
Sat 26 Aug 2017 - Sun 3 Sep 2017
Integrate Camp is a camp specifically aimed at supporting youth form smaller groups with their leaders, or for those on the edge of church.
Cormorants Sailing Holiday
Sat 21 Oct 2017 - Sat 28 Oct 2017
An annual sailing holiday in October Half Term on the Northern Norfolk Broads for young people aged 11-17 years old.
Soulshaper: Residential Weekend for 12-18 year olds
Fri 10 Nov 2017 - Sun 12 Nov 2017
Pack your bags for a fun packed discipleship weekend at the Horstead Centre! Meet with other young people, hang out with friends and make new ones.
Recent news articles
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.
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.
Preparing for Thy Kingdom Come 2017
Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement focused during the time between Ascension and Pentecost from 25 May - 4 June 2017.
Fresh Expressions shows encouraging growth
The latest research into fresh expressions of church shows the majority of those attending are new to church.
Addressing homelessness among ex-offenders
Two charities in Norwich are addressing the very real problem of homelessness among ex-offenders. They both recognise that what makes the difference is a home and strong, healthy relationships.
Changing lives and communities together
Biddy Collyer takes a look at the past work of the Church Urban Fund in the diocese and its future empowering support of the mission strategy.
A call to serve across cultures
Madagascan-born Nicolas Razafindratsima tells his story of Anglican roots leading to a calling to ministry in Paris – via Norwich!
Mind the gap! Licenced Lay Ministers (Readers!) and mission
In an article for The Magazine, Charles Read discusses how patterns of life, leisure and work are changing and changing rapidly.
Whose round is it?
They say that despite being better connected through social media, people have become more anti-social.
Bishop launches new five year Mission Strategy
The Bishop of Norwich has launched a new five year strategy for mission in the Diocese.
Archbishops call for 'great wave of prayer' for evangelism during Pentecost
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York are inviting churches to pray for the evangelisation of the nation during the week before Pentecost Sunday.
The South Creake Lectures: food for the mind and soul
At the heart of parish life stands the three legged stool of worship, pastoral work and teaching. Take away one of those legs and the stool falls over.
Talk to strangers about the one you love
It is our great commission: to tell others about Jesus, yet we often hesitate. Here John Wright shares his thoughts on how to do it with humour, calling people by name, offering thanks, advice, compliments, gifts, assistance and the word of our Saviour.
Witness: Rural Outreach - resources
Below you can find a number of resources listed in the July/August 2015 edition of the Magazine about rural outreach and witness.
Growing the rural church
The challenges of rural ministry are addressed in a new report aimed at releasing the energies of clergy and lay people for mission in the countryside: Released for Mission – Growing the Rural Church. Sally Kimmis takes a look at its findings and recommendations and the implications for our Diocese.
The most dangerous place to be a Christian
Last summer, Jeremy Bishop, the Rector of Carlton Colville, joined a group of supporters of Open Doors on a trip to North Korea; here he recounts his experience.
How to...link to the world church
If you happen to be travelling up the River Congo, alight from your canoe at Kindu. Ask your way to the Anglican church. After the initial prayer of welcome you are quite likely to be asked: “Do you come from Mulbarton?” Louise Wright explains how your church could enjoy this kind of relationship with Christians in different parts of the world.
Who to contact
The Revd Canon Sally Gaze
Fresh Expressions Facilitator
01508 470762 Email