The latest news from around King's
Have you ever had a really bad day? Maybe it feels like nothing is going right. Maybe you’ve messed up big time. Maybe you’ve had something disastrous happen.
Mile Cross celebrated their 10th anniversary with games, balloons, and cake! At the start of the festivities, Joe Oldfield read out a poem he wrote to highlight the best bits of the last ten years. Here it is, to give you a flavour of the celebration if you weren't there, or remind you of it if you were.
Michael Pyefinch shares his experience of a year in ID.
Beth Appleby reveals how the ID year has helped her grow.
Joanna Fisher gives an interview telling you why the King’s internship programme is so great!
Joanna Fisher and a few friends share a snapshot of what SENT 2019 was for them.
Have you ever wanted to be King for the day? Maybe you quite fancy sitting on a throne, having people do as you tell them, making the rules. Or have you dreamed of being a princess? You’d quite like to wear beautiful dresses, live in a palace and be looked up to by other people. Who wouldn’t?
There are so many ways to celebrate Christmas! Tim Hughes tells us of one more way to draw closer to God as a family during this festive season.
The third of the daily devotionals to go along with your King’s advent calendars - you can do them even without a calendar!
The second of the daily devotionals to go along with your King’s advent calendars - you can do them even without a calendar!
The first of the daily devotionals to go along with your King’s advent calendars - you can do them even without a calendar!
Emma Hughes gives some great ideas of ways to teach your kids about God while having lots of half-tern-holiday fun!
An interview with one of the clients from our King's Money Advice service.
Alison Venn gives some insight into what it’s like to have children away at university.
Paul Hatton tells a little of what went on at the City West Vision Meeting last Sunday.
Anyone fancy a chocolate cake? How about a roast dinner? Pasta bake? Trifle? We’re going to be cooking up a storm this term at King’s Kids as trainee chef, Kerry Blueberry, competes to be the best in the universe; the “Blasterchef”.
Sam Oldfield’s funny and genuine insight into the daily lives of our young people camping out at Newday 2018!
At King’s we love having children as part of the family, they bring such a vibrancy and energy with them that is both irreplaceable and contagious.
Zoe Mitchell shares 5 reasons why the creative media internship could be for you.
Zoe Mitchell shares her stories of being an intern from the past year.
Hospitality is not just about having a tidy house for visitors. Find out more about why it is important for us as Christians.
Hospitality is at the heart of who we are as followers of Jesus.
Jecinta Mellen shares her Easter poem about the resurrection.
What if you heard a piece of good news which changed your life forever? Come and join our news team as they report the stories about the good news of Jesus, this term at King's Kids.
Booking for this year's EPIC weekend is open soon!
Our quiz night raised....
We have another design from Tim Cottrell entitled 'Start/Finish'.
Sam Oldfield reviews our 'Quiz for a Cause' evening.
A great post from Emmie on the benefits of spiritual training.
A fantastic post from Joanna Fisher on the importance of storytelling in the Christian lifestyle.
Toby Skipper shares a list of 20 books that have been helpful to him for the Christian walk.
A look at a new design piece by Tim Cottrell, based on a Switchfoot song.
A few words from Toby about why we need a revival and what to expect.
Find out all you need to know about Church Suite and why we are making the move...
Zoe Mitchell shares her thoughts on New Year's resolutions and why we have a better hope for 2018.
Charis Parker shares some thoughts on why we can be a people who are known for thanksgiving.
Tim shares a poster design based on a quote by Timothy Keller.
A few thoughts of how, as a family, we can engage with and include new people at King's.
The latest from Charis about life in Finland, serving the church.
Find out how the money from our Christmas 2017 Gift Days will assist those in need in Kenya.
The latest update from Charis about her adventures serving the church in Helsinki.
An update on how King's has been supporting Syrian refugee families.
Another piece of graphic design from Tim Cottrell.
It's half-term! Here are some fun family activities for praying together.
Switchfoot fans: you will want to hear about this!
Becky Bingham shares her testimony of God's incredible love.
Zoe Mitchell shares about what's been going on at 'The Collective'.
Where can we start to help when we are feeling overwhelmed?
David Pull writes about how the net profit from the King's Centre and cafe is used to help those in need.
A spotlight on one of King's creatives.
In case you didn't make it to the the talk by Krish, you can listen to it here.
Hear about Charis' adventures serving the church in Helsinki.
An insight into the weird and wonderful happenings of our Baby & Toddlers group in Mile Cross!
Highlights of this years Newday 2017 Prayer Space. This is the night Francis Chan spoke. Incredible!
Highlights of this years BIG DAY OUT. See if you can spot yourself!
Toby Skipper explains how the money from our recent Gift Day is being distributed.
Find out all the dates and details for our meetings over the summer. It's a little bit different to normal so make sure you take a look!
There are some excellent poets rising up around King's and Johnny Raspin is most certainly one of them. This poem has been inspired by the Old Testament Book of Job.
Volunteers make church happen! Read here how we have been celebrating some wonderful volunteers who have been helping out our weekly baby and toddler group.
If you've been following our Forerunners series, you might find this helpful video by The Bible Project worth a view.
'The Collective' is an intentional effort to gather creatives from across many different disciples for the purpose of shaping culture and making disciples.
If we always approach church through the lens of wishing this or that were different, or longing for a church that “gets me” or “meets me where I’m at,” we’ll never commit anywhere.
For the first year ever we are providing opportunities for you to be a CREATIVE MEDIA intern at King's.
Gift Days are coning in July. Find out from Toby Skipper where our giving will go.
The Big Day Out will gather as many as possible from across the King's family, along with friends for a day of food, fun, sun (hopefully), and much more.
At our last gift days at the end of 2016 we gave £5,000 away to Kingsgate Yarmouth.Goff Hope tells us what has happened to the money.
is a brilliant opportunity at King's to engage with God in worship and prayer.
ENOUGH is a prayer meeting like no other. It's for all ages, so bring your children - there'll be plenty for them to get involved with.
In short: Sort of, but not really. Let me explain...
We are less effective in life when we try to go it alone. Whether as a spouse, parent, friend, employee or student, we will be more effective, more successful & increasingly fruitful when we journey through this life with good friends at our side
The following morning when Edward came down for breakfast, he shared some very sad news; that the previous day, one of his key leaders had collapsed dead, largely due to the effects of the horrific famine they are facing in parts of Kenya.
Dan Jones continues our Poetry at King's series with this wonderful response to scripture.
We love to baptise people. If you have not yet been baptised then please don't miss this fantastic opportunity.
Holly Duxbury continues our Poetry at King's series with this wonderful poem: Undone.
Guest Blogger Emily Plumbly gives us the opportunity to share in what God is doing among our children.
In this series we're going to be taking a look at stories of people who loved God and were trusting Him to provide someone who would save them.
Sam Oldfield gives us an insight into what life looks like in the Mile Cross family.
Join with us as God stretches our faith on our upcoming Gift Days
Twenty incredible years at the King's Centre. Dave Pull gives us a whistle stop tour.
The Relational Mission Pathways from Poverty Christmas Appeal raised over £50,000. Thank you for your generosity! Find out how it has been used.
How do we as Christians decide how to vote in the upcoming election? Confused by party manifestos? Unsure how to vote to honour God? Check out these helpful tips.
We continue our audio flashbacks with this teaching series about being on our knees and on our feet. Listen, learn and be changed.
A Sunday teaching series coming to King's after Easter.
More than 12 million people across Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia are in need of food aid. Find out how you can continue to help here.
On the 23rd April we're launching a new and exciting series for King's Kids. It'll be at all three of our Sunday gatherings and all the information you need is here.
Watch Toby keep you in the loop. 5 things in 5 minutes. Boom!
Holly Duxbury continues our Poetry at King's series with this wonderful Easter Carol. She performed it with Jennie Genders at our Christmas Carol service.
We all know raising the Son of God must have been different for Mary compared to the other mums around her at the time but Toby Skipper really helpfully unpacks the impossibility of the task that was given to her.
We continue our audio flashbacks with this teaching series from the book of Daniel. Listen, learn and be changed.
Together 17 is a weekend festival bringing together Relational Mission churches from the East of England.
We're launching a new series on the blog which will feature a whole host of poetry written by people around King's. Enjoy this first entry from Holly Duxbury.
We continue our audio flashbacks with this teaching series from the book of John. Listen, learn and be changed.
Watch Jon's story of Redemption Groups.
Zoe Mitchell gives us her best things about this years Relational Mission's Sent conference.
On the 5th March Dan Jones continued our 'Free to Live' series. Watch Dan's excellent illustrated poem here.
A few weeks ago we had an incredible time at Relational Mission's Sent 2017. Watch the highlights from the conference here.
This will be a fantastic morning of worship and teaching for all ladies who are at King's.
We continue our audio flashbacks with this teaching series from the book of Esther. Listen, learn and be changed.
ENOUGH is a prayer meeting like no other. It's for all ages, so bring your children - there'll be plenty for them to get involved with.
We continue our audio flashbacks with this teaching series from the book of Hebrews. Listen, learn and be changed.
God’s desire for you is not to be an isolated follower of Jesus. He wants you to belong to and play a part in the local church family.
More than 12 million people across Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia are in need of food aid. Find out how you can help now.
We begin our audio flashbacks with this teaching series from the book of Proverbs. Listen, learn and be changed.
Are you unwell or in pain? We’d love to pray for you. Find out more here.
So how many bunk beds and mattresses have we actually been able to buy as a result of the Andy Kind comedy night and other donations?
Jo Birks reports on the first Relational Mission prayer day for pioneering situations in South and Eastern Europe.
On the 15th January we're launching a new and exciting series for King's Kids. It'll be at all three of our Sunday gatherings and all the information you need is here.
At our City Centre location on the 18th December we had our Christmas Celebration. It was great a great time with fun things to do for all ages. Enjoy the highlights video here
Watch this brilliant Christmas poem performed by Holly Duxbury alongside a beautiful rendition of O Holy Night by Jennie Genders.
Watch Toby tell you about these two fantastic events coming up in the new year. 90 seconds well spent!
Here are the key dates for the coming year up to August. We've even created an electronic download of the calendar so you can import into your calendar in a matter of minutes! You're welcome.
Find out when and where we're gathering together over the Christmas and new year period.
Should a person who follows Jesus ever join the military and take up arms to fight? Toby Skipper begins to engage with this very difficult question
Jesus was born in an obscure village, worked an ordinary job, spent only a few years teaching and was then crucified as a common criminal. Why then is his birth still celebrated by billions today?
This post by guest blogger Tony Greene from City Centre gives us 3 brilliant reasons why we should pray.
This post by guest blogger Jo Birks from City Centre encourages us to pray and points us to the upcoming Relational Mission Pioneering Prayer Day. Let her encourage you.
Here is the third instalment in a new blog series called "And I Quote". This series continues to unpack a variety of different quotes from books that will help us as we follow Jesus.
Find out the 3 places where our money from this month's gift days will go to. #HowMuchWillYouGive?
To help you get into a Christmassy mood and to put your general knowledge to the test we're running a Christmas Quiz!
Here is the second instalment in a new blog series called "And I Quote". The series will unpack a variety of different quotes from books that will help us as we follow Jesus.
Our conference facilities not only provide an excellent service to those in the City of Norwich but incredibly all of the net profit goes into our 'Serving people, saving lives' initiative. Find out where the money has gone.
Here is the very first instalment in a new blog series called "And I Quote". The series will unpack a variety of different quotes from books that will help us as we follow Jesus.
We have three Christmas celebration gatherings in the run up to Christmas followed by a time together on Christmas Day. Click here for all the dates, times and more information.
Join us at King's this Sunday, the 13th November, for a one off Remembrance Sunday special. The theme will be 'Finding hope in a fallen world'
He Was and Is and Is to Come is a stunning poem about Jesus by Stefan Liston, fully illustrated by Dan Jones. Buy it here now.
This sunday at all 3 of our locations we're going to looking at the subject of heaven and hell. Watch this video to find out more about this week's caricature.
Together 17 is a weekend festival bringing together Relational Mission churches from the East of England. As churches we are on a journey together, enjoying friendship, hearing from God and getting caught up in His great mission.
This sunday at all 3 of our locations we're going to looking at the subject of suffering. Watch this video to find out more about this week's caricature.
If you missed it at one of our sites on Sunday or just want to watch it again you can find our stick man video communicating Twisted's week 1 caricature:
'Times For Refreshing' is a brilliant opportunity this Friday at King's to engage with God in worship and prayer.
We are just a couple of weeks away from our final ENOUGH prayer gathering of the year on the 4 November 2016. Watch this video about why they're such good nights.
This is a traditional quiz with the theme being "Around the world in 80 Questions". Location will be the theme of the quiz but not all questions will be geography related.
Watch British adventurer, writer and television presenter Bear Grylls explain why you should do the Alpha course this February.
Last Christmas we gave into Relational Mission's Pathways from Poverty. Toby gives us an insight into where our money has gone.
We wanted to give you a taste of what God has been doing, so we have collated together a few of your stories showing what ENOUGH means to you and how your prayers have been answered.
TWISTED is a new teaching series launching in October. Each week we'll be exploring a different caricature of Christianity; including subjects such as 'God doesn't care about my suffering, otherwise he'd stop it' and 'The God of the Bible is blood thirsty and violent'.
Connect is a Sunday afternoon where you can explore who we are, where we’re going and how you can get involved. You will find out about our vision, and values, as well as how we do church. You’ll get to meet different leaders, ask important questions and find out more about what they are involved in.
Join us at King's on the 13th November for a one off Remembrance Sunday special. The theme will be 'Finding hope in a fallen world'
Emily talks about all the exciting things that King's Kids are getting up to this term. Their series is on prayer and it's called #deeperbiggerhigherstronger
Enough prayer is a half night of prayer which is being hosted at Aylsham Community Church. Join us for what will be an incredible night of prayer.
We often think that Science has done away with Faith. Surely we've outgrown any need for faith. Surely there is no evidence for a creator or a God or someone that might want to know us. Maybe that's not the case.
In 2015 the University of East Anglia (UEA) welcomed in over 1,000 international students. In that same year we have greatly benefited from some of these students coming along to King's and making it their family. Watch some of their stories.
We've all known and loved people who are no longer with us and this makes us rightly sad and upset that we live in a world where people die. This short video gives us hope that this may not be the end.
We have just released our 2016 welcome to students video. In just 76 seconds Paul Clist will tell you what there is at King's for students.
On the 18th September we're launching a new and exciting series for King's Kids. It's called #DeeperBiggerHigherStronger and it's going to be all about prayer! This will be at all three of our locations for Generate, Frantik and The Spark.
Did Jesus really rise from the dead? Do we have any proof? News editor Andy Crouch explains why he believes Jesus rose from the dead in this short video.
On the 4th September we are launching a 7 week Sunday teaching series at all 3 of our locations. Why not pop along and have a look.
The King's Leader's Celebration was a fantastic evening. Watch the highlights video here.
An opportunity to gather together to be reminded of how God has led us so far and to hear how God is leading us into the coming year.
On the 7th August we are volunteering and competing in Run Norwich which is a 10-kilometre road race, organised by Norwich City FC.
Find out how a good book is just like a good tour guide.
'Times For Refreshing' is a brilliant opportunity at King's to engage with God in worship and prayer.
Living through the past few weeks one thing has been made clear; leadership matters.
It’s a significant day for our nation. Voting to no longer be part of the EU and David Cameron resigning from being Prime Minister.
Find out what Paul & Rebecca (based at King's City West) have to say about their recent visit to the Relational Mission Leadership Conference.
"I wasn’t expecting to experience an extraordinary outpouring of God’s peace and love amongst our guests and the team"
One Grandma and her husband have recently begun coming to Kings on Sundays because of the love they have experienced at Toddlers.
“Without this I wouldn’t have friends outside of where I live... Coming here has been a massive step forward for me.”
The last few months I've been working with Kingsgate church in Great Yarmouth...
Her story inspires and reminds me, that our seemingly small actions today, help build the church for tomorrow.
This is an important initiative where we give away 100% of our net profit to empower people to walk free from poverty.
32.8% of the population of Norwich are over-indebted...
We leave 'impressions' in the lives of people we encounter every day, whether we're aware of it or not
Catch up on Toby's recent trip
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Searching? Spiritual? Sceptical? Everyone is welcome.
OK, so we’re now the other side of Christmas...
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I came across this quote from Orson Welles recently...