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Acle Methodist Church is bringing some cheer into the local community with its response to the national January Light project.
Magdalen Way Methodist Church, in with conjunction Harbour Radio, is seeking to spread some light in the Gorleston area this January.
The Christmas story was re-enacted in Hickling last Sunday, December 13, with a nativity procession through the village to Hickling Barn to await the birth of the baby.
A new partnership between St Mary Magdalene Church in Gorleston and Hope into Action’s Norwich office will see the work of the homeless charity expand to the East Coast of Norfolk for the first time.
The foodbank run by the churches in Martham have introduced a Reverse Advent calendar, to encourage people to donate those treats which food parcel recipients often cannot afford to buy.
Jennifer King has been the manager of the Minster Mission Pathway Café and Resource Centre since early October, and she explains her passion for the café and for her role in it.
Kingsgate Community Church in Great Yarmouth has provided nearly ten thousand meals for the local community during this difficult summer, as well as providing its “Smile at home” activity packs for families.
Revd Matthew Price, who leads a food bank in Gorleston, along with Jon Clemo, chief executive of Community Action Norfolk, and Sir Norman Lamb, former North Norfolk MP, have been discussing the possible impacts of the second lockdown.
The Waterways Chaplaincy has recently started a new hub on the Norfolk Broads, and they are looking for more volunteer chaplains to help cover what is an extensive area.
Mike and Kay Flynn have recently moved from the Midlands to Gorleston, where Mike is taking up the position as Minister of Gorleston Baptist Church.
A bucketful of sea water was used to baptise Jayne Murdoch on Gorleston beach on September 27.
Rev Andrew Bevan and Rev Vivienne Ridpath were ordained as priests in a small service at St Marys in Stalham on August 8.
A Christians Arise outdoor worship gathering was held for the first time in Great Yarmouth on Saturday August 15, and was deemed a great success.
The Salvation Army corps in Great Yarmouth now has a new captain at the helm, and is inviting the local community to pop in and say “hello”.
St Mary Magdalene in Gorleston has adapted its family support programme this summer because of current restrictions but has seen a significant increase in uptake.
The Identity Youth Project has been inspiring young people in Gorleston during the coronavirus restrictions with a series of on-line videos which have been viewed almost 10,000 times.
An open-air worship and preaching service is planned for Great Yarmouth next Saturday, and everyone is welcome to come along.
The Rt Revd Graham Usher, Bishop of Norwich has become the new Patron of Wherry Yacht Charter (WYC), and marked this with a trip on wherry yacht Olive to St Benet’s Abbey.
Cliff Park Community Church in Gorleston has been active in supporting the local community during lockdown, helping with food and meals distribution, as well as on-line services and an Alpha course.
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