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Faith leaders from across Norwich and Norfolk have met with government minister Stephen Timms MP and City Council leader Steve Morphew to talk about engaging the faith community and local government. More ...
Christian website to cover whole of Norfolk
Pioneering ecumenical Christian website Network Norwich is planning to spread its wings and provide coverage for the whole of Norfolk as well. More ...
Norwich couple help with Ugandan ministry
A Norwich couple have just returned from three weeks spent working with an expanding Christian ministry in Uganda that had its origins in Norfolk. More ...
Norwich church and Christian charity hit by fire
A Norwich city centre fire has hit both the Salvation Army and Norwich Youth for Christ offices on St Giles Street, but will not affect their ongoing work. More ...
Karen starts new era at All Saints in Norwich
Karen Maidstone and Alison Woodrow have joined the team at All Saints' Centre in Norwich which offers Christian hospitality to everyone in the city. More ...
Norwich couple's mission to Cape Town poor
A Norwich couple made some dramatic discoveries about how the poor live when they volunteered for a church in South Africa. More ...
Norwich's first Academy opens its doors
Norfolk's first Academy school opened its doors to pupils for the first time yesterday (September 3), with staff promising a more personalised approach on how to work - and look - smarter. More ...
Norwich Christian resource centre resurrected
A thriving city centre Christian resource centre, bookshop and cafe is set to re-open in Norwich under new management within the next few weeks after a successful rescue plan. More ...
Norwich Christian refugee publishes e-book
A Christian refugee poet and doctor, based in Norwich, has just published his first in a series of free poetry booklets to wake people up to some of the profound questions of life. More ...
Norwich Chinese church celebrates decade
Norfolk's first Chinese Cantonese Methodist church has celebrated ten years of life with an anniversary service at its home of Wroxham Road church in Norwich. More ...
Norwich church inspires China's Olympic city
The King’s Centre in Norwich has inspired a similar development in Olympic host city Beijing in China in a central business district within half a mile of the famous Tianamen Square. More ...
Lambeth bishops flock to Norwich Diocese
Two archbishops and three bishops from across the world, including a female bishop from the USA, visited the Norwich Diocese last weekend (July 12 - 13) as part of the run-up to the Lambeth Conference. More ...
Cantonese and English first in Norwich church
A church service held simultaneously in both Cantonese and English at a Norwich church is believed to be a first for the county. More ...
First-hand Norfolk view of Florida Outpouring
Norwich-based Christian intercessor, Jill Gower, reports on her life-changing experience at the Lakeland Florida religious outpouring, led by evangelist Todd Bentley. More ...
Norwich Christian bookshop closes its doors
Norwich’s SSG Bookshop and Resource Centre (formerly SPCK) will close its doors tomorrow for the foreseeable future, after its owner filed for a form of bankruptcy in the USA and its Norwich staff were dismissed. More ...
NFLC set to rebuild £5m church at Heartsease
Norwich Family Life Church (NFLC) is set to return to its Heartsease roots to build a 1000-seater church on the site where the Mount Zion Family Life Centre burnt down two years ago. More ...
Church league winners in seventh heaven
Witard Road Baptist Church men’s football team were in seventh heaven after beating UEA Wanderers in their final league match to clinch the Norfolk Christian Football League title on Saturday More ...
Hat-trick of Christian football cup winners
There was a hat-trick of cup finals winners on Saturday (May 10) in the youth league sections of the Norfolk Christian Football League. More ...
City civic honour for Norfolk Street Pastors
MAY 2008: After just a year of being out on the streets amongst Norwich’s night-time revellers, Norfolk Street Pastors has been honoured in Norwich City Council’s Civic Awards. More ...
NCBC make history with Bishop's Cup treble
Norwich Central Baptist Church created Norfolk Christian Football League history by winning a straight hat-trick of Bishop’s Cup final victories wins on May 3. More ...
Norwich church marks its golden jubilee
Wroxham Road Methodist Church in Sprowston, Norwich is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year with special events between May and September. More ...
Network Norwich website is big hit with users
The Network Norwich website is a big hit among its regular users with latest news and events being among the favourite parts of the website, according to a recent survey. More ...
EDP's move recognises key role of Christianity
After decades of publishing a daily Bible text, the Eastern Daily Press newspaper, based in Norwich, has gone one step better and is now also carrying a daily commentary on its website www.edp24.co.uk. More ...
Norwich church raises £350k for new roof
Just a few days after announcing it has raised £100,000 towards replacing the leaking church roof, St Mark’s Church in Norwich has been promised £251,000 from the English Heritage National Lottery Repair Fund. More ...
Heartsease academy gets the green light
The Government has given the go-ahead to Norfolk's first academy school at Heartsease and kept the two Christian sponsors at the helm. More ...
Grant boost for Norwich mystic's work
She is one of Norwich's most famous daughters and the first woman ever to write a book in the English language. More ...
Norfolk tin tabernacle celebrates growth
A Norfolk “tin tabernacle” has celebrated its 120th anniversary with a growing congregation and completion of a £90,000 church extension project. More ...
Norwich SPCK sackings e-mail is revealed
More details have emerged of the sacking by e-mail of the staff of Norwich Christian bookshop SPCK last week. More ...
Rescue plan for Norwich Christian literature
Following the temporary closure of Norwich’s only city centre Christian bookshop, an alternative plan to preserve future Christian literature in Norwich is emerging. More ...
Growing city church moves to bigger venue
A Norwich church is growing so fast that it has had to find a bigger venue for its expanding congregation. More ...
Staff fired as Norwich SPCK bookshop closes
The future of Norwich’s only city-centre Christian bookshop is uncertain after it closed its doors yesterday (February 5) and all its staff were sacked. More ...
Norwich diocese launches new website
The Diocese of Norwich has launched a new-look website which will enable visitors to find a parish church easily and enable them to see what’s happening across the Diocese. More ...
Norwich church goes mobile to celebrate
A Norwich church is celebrating its first anniversary of going public by launching a mobile text messaging service to keep its congregation informed. More ...
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