Stay Connected: guide to Norfolk church services online
As churches across Norfolk turn to alternative ways to keep their services going and communities in contact through live streaming, podcasts and digital gatherings, we are launching a guide to such services, so please send us your details.
The Open Door Christian Fellowship in Norwich is posting daily devotionals and live-streaming its Sunday services at 11am on its Facebook page.
Old Meeting House Congregational Church in Norwich is recording daily 3 minute devotions available on YouTube and from its website
St Luke’s Church, Norwich, is live streaming Compline at 8pm each night and 8.30pm on Thursdays and using Zoom for its Sunday service at 10.30am. Details and resources available at: www.stlanorwich.org.uk
New Hope Christian Centre in Norwich is broadcasting short sermons on its YouTube channel.
Norwich Evangelical Free Church (a.k.a. The Railway Mission) is posting video services and hymn singing on its YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBWxiwWf0snA1fck_rOvh9A
St Peter Mancroft in Norwich is live streaming a service every Sunday at 10am, led by one of the Ministry Team from home. It can be accessed from: www.stpetermancroft.org.uk
The congregations of the Mattishall and Tudd Valley Anglican group of churches near Dereham are meeting online using Zoom each Sunday at 10.00 (connect 9.45 onwards). Details at www.matvchurch.uk
Ipswich Road URC website is hosting a recorded service each week on behalf of all of the United Reformed Churches in Norwich. The worship is led by either Rev John Potter or Rev Bruno Boldrini. There is also a page on the website for 'Messy church at home' - stories, music and activities to share with the family at home.
Servant’s Church in Norwich is live-streaming its 10.30am Sunday service with other fresh contact weekly on its YouTube channel
Surrey Chapel will be streaming its Sunday morning worship led by Pastor Andy Rees (pictured above) at 10.15am. It can be accessed through: www.surreychapel.org.uk
St Andrew’s Eaton has a Virtual Sunday Service page on its website www.standrewseaton.org.uk with prayers, the text (and audio) of the day’s sermon and links to hymns and readings. Hard copies of services, sermons, notice sheets etc can be picked up at any time from the church porch which is always open.
A Sunday service from Witard Road Baptist Church in Norwich can be viewed on the church's Facebook page here: www.facebook.com/wrbcnorwich Latest sermons can also be found on its website.
Gateway Vineyard Church in Norwich will be live streaming its services at 10.30am on Sunday mornings. To subscribe to this free service visit YouTube.
Norwich Central Baptist Church is live streaming its Portuguese speaking service on Saturdays at 6pm and on Sunday morning at 10.45am. If you would like to join, please email email@example.com and you’ll be provided with the links to view on YouTube.
Soul Church in Norwich will broadcast live at 10:30am and 5pm on Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram our Sunday service. All services will be subsequently available on their website: www.soulchurch.com
Proclaimers is gathering every Sunday at 10:30 at https://proclaimers.online.church/ More details on be found at www.proclaimers.com, www.facebook.com/proclaimersnorwich,
St Thomas Church in Norwich will live broadcast at 4pm on Sundays via YouTube, for a time of prayer, worship and reflection. They have also developed Sunday Guides; a weekly talk, teaching plan for the session (including kid’s activities) and discussion points. Pictured top is Rev David Lloyd from St Thomas Norwich.
One Church in Norwich will be releasing podcasts and worship sets at www.onechurch.uk/church-online
Holy Trinity in Norwich will be live streaming their service at 10am every Sunday morning: Service Livestream via YouTube on the Holy Trinity Channel and also some youth videos at 9.30am for younger members of the church family.
Kings Church in Norwich has launched ‘King’s at Home daily’; content that will help people connect with God, with those around them and in the community and ‘King’s at Home Sunday’ and will be live streaming on their YouTube channel kingsnorwich.com
Live streaming of Masses at St John’s Catholic Cathedral in Norwich has been set up this week in response to the cessation of public Masses from Friday March 20 and can be found at: www.sjbcathedral.org.uk
Alive Church and Kingdom Life in Norwich are teaming up to bring church leaders from across the area together in a live broadcast on Sunday March 22 at 7pm to coincide with the National Day of Prayer. It will also mark the start of a programme of live broadcasts direct from a specially set-up studio at Alive’s Nelson Street base in Norwich. Watch the live stream at: www.facebook.com/alivechurchonline
St Stephen's in Norwich will be posting online content on a new page on its website here: www.ststephensnorwich.org
Eternity Church in Norwich goes online at 10 am every Sunday on Facebook and website at www.weareeternity.com
Christ Church in Eaton has initiated online worship using Zoom. More information is available on www.christchurch-eaton.org.uk/prayer-resources/ or by contacting Patrick Richmond on 01603 250844
Glaven Valley Benefice in North Norfolk is live streaming services on Sunday mornings at 11am. This is an interactive service on Google Hangout. Details at: www.glavenvalleychurches.org.uk
Cromer parish church is live-streaming an act of worship on Sundays and Wednesdays at 10.30am with prayers and a Bible talk. Find it on YouTube.
The Anglican Chet Valley Churches in South Norfolk (Chedgrave, Hardley, Loddon & Sisland) have a dedicated YouTube channel with services (complete with hymns and songs); meditations; and stories and songs from our toddler group, Noah’s Ark:
The Anglican Aylsham Parish is live streaming a Sunday service each week at 10.30am from Cawston Parish Church (pictured right) or the Rectory, at: www.st-agnes.org.uk
Dereham Baptist Church is posting online messages on YouTube.
More 2 Life Christian Fellowship North Elmham is meeting on Sundays @ 10.30 via Zoom, email firstname.lastname@example.org for link, and also 7.30pm Tuesdays for prayer via the same.
Stalham Baptist Church is putting out a weekly pre-recorded weekly service with different people from the church family doing prayers and readings and are including various songs and hymns and a weekly sermon. Visit: www.stalhambaptist.org.uk
Fountain of Life Church in Ashill will make all its prayers, reading and sermons available online folchurch.co.uk/resources/sermons/
The Youth and Kidz Klub ministries are also developing new resources available online, including video clips, downloadable activities and some interactive content www.midnorfolkkidzklub.co.uk
Hope Church in Diss will be live on facebook at 10.30m on Sundays www.facebook.com/DissChristianCommunityChurch
Hope Church in Wymondham will be live streaming their service on Facebook every Sunday at 10.30am
The Catholic National Shrine at Walsingham is now live streaming 24 hours a day including all regular Masses. Details at: www.walsingham.org.uk/live-stream
In Sheringham, Lighthouse Community Church is posting a daily devotion on their Facebook page
They are also live streaming worship at 10.15am each Sunday on You Tube
St Andrews Methodist Church, also in Sheringham, has a video service each Sunday available on their website.
Alive Church in Wymondham will be live streaming a service at 10.30am on Sunday morning at: live.alivechurch.org.uk
There is also a Sunday Service Catch Up Tuesday 7.30pm/Friday 9am, daily Lunchtime Prayer at 12 noon and Bedtime Stories Mon/Wed/Fri at 6.45pm
Great Yarmouth and Gorleston churches:
Cliff Park Community Church: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/387332878: meeting ID 387 332 878
Emmanuel Pentecostal Church: email: email@example.com
Gorleston Baptist Church: email: https://www.standrewsgorleston.org.uk/
Park Baptist Church: email: www.parkbaptist.church
Kingsgate Community Church: email: www.wearekingsgate.org
If for some reason that doesn’t work, simply visit YouTube.com and type ‘Park Baptist Church Great Yarmouth’ into the search bar. You can also click the YouTube link on the church website homepage and it will take you straight there
St Mary Magdalene Church, Gorleston:
Sundays, 10.30am on Zoom (meeting ID: 587 786 780), also streaming on Facebook live at Facebook.com/magdalenechurchgorleston
Morning prayer, weekdays at 9.30am using the same details. All the details and orders of service available at: stmmgorleston.org.uk
St Mary's RC Church, Great Yarmouth: website: http://www.stmarysgy.org.uk/
In Mundesley and Trunch, Gordon Webster circulates Online Worship resources to members of the Methodist congregations there.
Relational Mission churches across Norfolk have moved their worship meetings online during the current crisis, providing songs, messages and prayers filled with hope.
Attleborough – Christ Community Church Attleborough
Aylsham – Aylsham Community Church
Beccles – New Life Christian Fellowship
Dereham – Wellspring Family Church
Great Yarmouth - Kingsgate Community Church
North Walsham – New Life Church North Walsham
King's Lynn – Gateway Church
Thetford – Hope Church Thetford
Denominational links for East Anglia
The Anglican Diocese of Norwich is updating its website with the latest live of live streaming services.
The Catholic Diocese of East Anglia is developing a list of live streamed churches across East Anglia. Find it here.
The Adat Yeshua Messianic Synagogue in Norwich is live-streaming services on its Facebook page every Saturday at 10.30am. The Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) service on Monday 20 will be live streamed at 7pm on the Facebook page. For those who may not be aware, Israel holds a different day to the International Day in January each year.
Is your church streaming its services and meetings? Send us the details and we will add them to the guide. firstname.lastname@example.org
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