Minister:

Rev. Jacqui Horton 

Telephone:

01953 609106 

Email

Welcome to Old Buckenham Methodist Church online...

We are a small and friendly group of Christians who live in Old Buckenham and Attleborough.  All are welcome to our weekly Sunday worship (in the Chapel at 10.45 am) and to our monthly ‘Songs of Praise’ on the 3rd Wednesday evening of each moth.  Just come along or, if you would like contact with someone beforehand, do ring me on 01953 609106.  There is also a monthly Ladies’ Meeting and a monthly Bible Study held in a local home.  We look forward to meeting you.

Rev. Jacqui Horton

News & Events:                   2018

Early Summer 2018

Tuesday 15th May 7.00pm Film Showing We are showing the film 'The Shack' in the chapel. Based on the Christian best-seller that describes the protaganists meeting with three mysterious strangers after a family tragedy. All welcome. No charge.

Wednesday 16th May 7.00pm ‘Songs Of Praise for the Nation’ sing-a-long as part of the joint churches Thy Kingdom Come prayer week (see below). Choose your favourite hymn or chorus and come and join us.

Saturday June 23rd 10-12 noon Table Top Sale To book a pitch phone 861207 or 860599 and/or come and browse. There is no set fee to book a pitch, instead we will accept a donation.

For your diary

Saturday August 25th  – Monday 27th August 10am-4pm (1pm-4pm Sunday) Flower Festival This year’s flower festival theme is ‘Childhood Memories’ so there will be many different views of childhood shared. In addition there will be games, puzzles and memorabilia plus refreshments. Free to enter.


Thy Kingdom Come Joint Churches Events;

Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement, which invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension and Pentecost. What started out as an invitation from the Archbishops’ of Canterbury and York in 2016 to the Church of England has grown into an international and ecumenical call to prayer. Therefore to get involved and share unity between our local churches the C of E churches in Old Buckenham, Banham and New Buckenham along with Old Buckenham Methodist Chucrh and New Life Church will be running a series of events during the 10 days from 10th-20th May. These will include;

·         7am prayer meeting at Banham C of E church each morning

·         Friday 12th May 7pm Film Night ‘The War Room’ at Banham Church. Free to attend.

·         Tuesday 15th May 7.00pm Film Night ‘The Shack’ Old Buckenham Methodist Church. Free to attend.

·         Wednesday 16th May 7.00pm ‘Songs Of Praise for the Nation’ sing-a-long at Old Buckenham  Methodist Church.

·         Saturday 19th May 7pm Dance Performance with ‘Elevate’  at Banham Community Centre. Suitable for all ages. Free to attend.

Plus on both Sunday 13th & 20th you are invited to attend our church services;

·         8.00am  Old Buckenham  CofE

·         9.30am Banham & Wilby CofE

·         10.00am  New Life Church meetings in Banham Community centre

·         10.45am  Old Buckenham Methodist Church

·         4.00pm Banham CofE Church ‘Messy Church ‘for the Nation

·         6.30pm  New Buckenham CofE

Thank you to all of you who donated a shoebox for Link to Hope. We donated 22 boxes which were sent to Moldova .

The new Norwich Methodist circuit Superintendent Revd Catherine Hutton after leading a Service of Holy Communion at Old Buckenham Methodist Church.

 Address: Hargham Road, Old Buckenham, NR17 1SL

 Services: 10.45am Sundays

 Activities:
“Request Songs of Praise” every 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm
Women’s Fellowship every 1st Wednesday each month at 2.30pm

Accessibility at Old Buckenham

The Methodist Church wishes to be an environment where all feel welcome and cared for. In order to allow for widest possible access, this church has the following facilities available:

  • Wheelchair accessible access

  • Accessible toilet

  • Hearing aid loop

  • Large print books

We would like to extend a great big thank you to everyone who baked cakes, donated to the lucky dip, raffle and tombola and came along to help out at the coffeee morning on Saturday 18th April. We raised an amazing £260 towards the Chapel funds.

General enquiries: oldbuckenham.methodist@aol.co.uk