Welcome to the Poringland Benefice
Greetings in the name of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ
To the glory of God and for the encouragement of His people
Is the Local Church Still Relevant?
For some years now we have been losing the importance of the local church – the attention we had when nothing else much was going on. Services for baptisms, marriages and funerals were all conducted at the local Church.
In recent years things have moved on at quite a pace, the local church is not the only ‘open door’ in town anymore. Sunday morning choice of entertainment has escalated, as well as the attraction of Sunday shopping and various sporting activities.
Archdeacons' Charge - 2013
The Archdeacons' Charge takes place on Bank Holiday Monday, 6th May 2013, to raise money for the East Anglian Air Ambulance and local churches.