- Matthew 2:4-6“When he had called together all the people’s chief priests and teachers of the law, he asked them where the Messiah was to be born. “In Bethlehem in Judea,” they replied, “for this is what the prophet has written: “‘But you, Bethlehem, in the land of Judah, are by no means least among the rulers […]
- 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, 16th December 2018 – Pub Church
- 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, 20th December 2018 – Church Open for Prayer
- 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm, 21st December 2018 – Carol Singing - Royal Oak
- 10:30 am – 11:30 am, 22nd December 2018 – Churches Together - Carol Singing - Budgens
- 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm, 25th December 2018 – Christmas Day Drop In
- 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm, 26th December 2018 – Men's Night
- 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, 27th December 2018 – Church Open for Prayer
- 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, 3rd January 2019 – Church Open for Prayer
- 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, 10th January 2019 – Church Open for Prayer
- 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, 17th January 2019 – Church Open for Prayer
- 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm, 17th January 2019 – Filling Station
Regular Church ServicesWithin the Benefice there are three active Churches.
On the Second Wednesday of each month a Parish Communion Service is held at Albion House at 10.00am and a Morning Service at Cresta Lodge at 11.00am.
Click to view Service dates
|Week of Month||All Saints Church|
|St Andrew's Church|
|St Mary's Church
& Sunday Club for 6 to 11 year olds
Family Service & Baptisms
|No Service||No Service|
Services usually take place at the times displayed above.
However services may be re-arranged so please check the What's On Page.
St Andrew's Parish Church is open to visitors on Saturday between 10am & 12noon, 10am to 11am in Winter.
Enquiries for Baptisms, Marriages and Banns should be made to the Rector.
Please visit the What's On Page for dates, times, venues or more information for these Services,
|Carol Service||December 16th||4.00pm||St Mary's, Howe|
|Infant School Christmas Services||December 18th|| 9.30am
|All Saints Church, Poringland|
|Christingle||December 24th||3.30pm||All Saints Church, Poringland|
|Midnight Communion||December 24th||11.30pm||All Saints Church, Poringland|
|Christmas Day||December 25th||10.00am
|St Andrew's, Framingham Earl
St Mary's, Howe
|Service of the Word||December 30st||9.30am||All Saints Church, Poringland|
Saturday June 30th 2018
Rachel Foster was ordained a Deacon in Norwich Cathedral to serve in the Parishes of the Benefice of Poringland. Rachel was one of nine fellow candidates that were ordained that day.
The service was well attended by family and friends from the local Churches and communities.
The service started at 10.30am and finished at 12.30pm, this was followed by a BBQ at the Royal Oak pub in Poringland.
Below are a selection of photographs from the events.
In Loving Memory
Reverend Debbie Driver
1959 - 2018
To listen to the Celebration Service for Debbie Click Here.