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Training & learning opportunities
Starting a Fresh Expression of Church
Sat 13 May 2017
A day to look at how to start a fresh expression of church - with stories workshops and wisdom from practitioners around the diocese.
The Bishop's Day of Celebration & Prayer
Sat 14 Oct 2017
A day for everyone across the Diocese to come together to celebrate and pray.
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.
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.
Bishop launches new five year Mission Strategy
The Bishop of Norwich has launched a new five year strategy for mission in the Diocese.
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.
Who to contact
Mr Richard Butler
LISTEN - Richard is leading the Listen work stream of the Mission Strategy. The aim of this stream of work is to ensure that we take seriously the responses to the consultation. We will do this by attempting to address the feeling reported from some churches of sinking under the burden of buildings, finance and bureaucracy.
01603 880853 Email
The Very Revd Jane Hedges
Dean of Norwich
CELEBRATE - Jane is leading the Celebrate work stream of the Mission Strategy. The aim of this stream is to develop more effective ways of sharing what God is doing among us, and make more widely known the growing body of good practice and the key resources that can support growth.
01603 218308 Email
The Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick
Bishop of Lynn
IMAGINE - Bishop Jonathan is leading the Imagine work stream of the Mission Strategy. The aim of this key stream is to build on the success of fresh expressions of church, and to develop some new areas of work in response to the changing needs of society.
01760 755553 Email
The Rt Revd Dr Alan Winton
Bishop of Thetford
EMPOWER - Bishop Alan is leading the Empower work stream of the Mission Strategy. The aim of this stream is to provide the resources needed to address the challenges identified, through the process of consultation and reflection, as we seek to express our commitment to grow in the three key areas. A combination of training and funding will help equip and empower the churches and individuals for the work that God is calling us to undertake.
01508 491014 Email