Black History Month
Books, videos, and more to challenge and support churches investigating black history and what it means for their community going forward. We will be adding to this list during October, so be sure to check back regularly!
'Saving Graces' Podcast
A series of interviews with people who have experienced the last few months of the COVID-19 pandemic in very different ways. Listen to the latest one with Rosie Sexton, charity director of English Plus, now.
Are you using the Energy Footprint Tool in your church?
Using this tool on the Online Parish Returns System, you can monitor your church building's amount of carbon produced annually and see your efficiency scores as well as top tips to help you improve.
Resources, training and practical advice for all who serve in our churches and local communities.
How churches are responding to COVID-19
Stories of hope from across the Diocese about how people are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and sharing God's love in their local communities.More
Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for parishes
Read the regularly updated Church of England guidance for all churches.More
'Saving Graces' Podcast
Inspiring interviews with people who've experienced the last few months in very different ways.More
NewsView All News
New virtual tour allows people around the world to take an online trip around Norwich Cathedral
Visitors can now explore the historic surroundings of Norwich Cathedral from anywhere in the world thanks to a brand new virtual tour which is thought to be the first-ever digital recreation of its kind of Norwich Cathedral.More
Local church eco discussion draws an international audience
As the world faces tough and challenging decisions about how to care for the environment, especially in the light of the global pandemic, a group of people from churches in Norfolk hosted a successful webinar to discuss climate change from a Christian point of view.More
Diocese declares a biodiversity and climate emergency
On Saturday 10 October over 100 members of Diocesan Synod from across the diocese met via Zoom and overwhelmingly approved a motion which highlights the devastating impact extreme weather is having and our commitment to care for creation.More
Events & TrainingView All Events
A one-day intensive Young Leaders Conference, which aims to provide a foundation for Christ-centred leadership in the community, is set to be run by Celebrate Norwich & Norfolk in Norwich in October with a high quality line-up of speakers.
Celebrate Project Director, John Betts, said: “The conference is aimed at Christians in Norwich and Norfolk aged between 18-30, who have a passion to serve Jesus Christ in their chosen profession and are prepared to confront the ideas of our culture and confidently lead others in the light of the truth of God’s Word. Our aim is to provide a foundation for Christ-centred leadership in the community that the delegates serve, both in and out of church.
“The day will be filled with quality teaching, practical equipping, worship and prayer, preparing young leaders to face the issues in today’s society.”
The speakers come from all over the country and include: Paul Huxley from Christian Concern; Melvin Tinker, cultural theologian and Vicar of St John’s, Newland in Hull; Dave Brennan, founder of Brephos, a ministry that helps churches respond to abortion; and Nick Franks, leader of multiple online resources for the church including the Into the Pray podcast, Firebrand Notes blog and My Heart Notes Instagram page..
A webinar for clergy and Readers who are currently supervising AWAs, and for those considering having AWAs in their parish.More
Colegate Talks have returned - on Zoom! These wonderful evenings consist of an interesting talk followed by questions, chat, wine and coffee.More
Building on our popular PCC Tonight resource, CPAS is running an online event to clarify the purpose and place of PCCs, to explore some common dysfunctions, and to introduce material you can use to shape its life.More
A midweek two day retreat, full board, good food, space for reflection and individually guided if wanted within a rhythm of monastic prayer. Spiritual nourishment for the soul. 50% bursaries available to NHS workers.More
Activities & groups in your local area
Bright Map is an easy way to find regular groups and activities in your local community; many of them are run or supported by the local church.Visit website
Exploring Norfolk Churches
Norfolk is a county full of the most beautiful churches - explore and discover them here.Visit website
Safeguarding is at the heart of our Christian faith, and we are committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. If you have any questions or concerns, present or historical, please contact our Safeguarding team or the NSPCC.Find out more