St Nicholas Church

Warm and Welcoming Traditional Anglican Worship

St Nicholas Church, Bracon Ash is always open and visitors are very welcome to explore this attractive and ancient church. There is room for cars to park on the grass verge outside the church gate. Alternatively the elderly and disabled are welcome to drive up the church path itself, by arrangement with the churchwarden.

There are two services a month.  Morning Prayer is on the first Sunday in the month at 9.00 and Holy Communion is on the third Sunday at 9.00.

The services follow the Traditional Common Worship pattern. Festivals are shared with Hethel Church and the rest of the benefice.  The notice board outside the church is always up to date.

We also hold a Messy Church every school holiday and half term break for children and their families.

 

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Bracon Ash Arts Festival

Bracon Ash Arts Festival (or BAA Festival) is an exciting community arts festival taking place in the beautiful surroundings of Bracon Ash Church from Fri 29 to Sun 31 Mar, 2019. Over the weekend there will be ticketed performances by established performers, free recitals by local community groups and a series of free workshops. There will also be a fantastic exhibition of works by local artists. The BAA Festival will be family friendly, with activities for young people and yummy refreshments served throughout the weekend. The Festival will culminate in a special service of Choral Evensong at 4pm on Sun 31 Mar, sung by the choir of St Remigius’ Church, Hethersett, where the Dean of Norwich Cathedral, The Very Revd Jane Hedges will preach.  During the service, there will also be a very special performance by the Festival's patron, Humphrey Berney.

Programme of Events

Friday 29 March

7:30pm: Ticketed Concert - 'Smooth Classics at Seven ... 30!' with local music legend, Laurence Bennett - Piano. To secure your tickets, visit: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/baafestival 

Saturday 30 March - FREE ENTRY

10am - 4pm Art Exhibition and Refreshments

11:00am: Performance - Recorder Revels

11:30am: Workshop - Origami

12:15pm: Performance - Mulbarton Primary School

1:00pm: Workshop - Junk Percussion

1:30pm: Performance - Fairways Hand Bells

2:00pm: Workshop - Pebble Painting

2:45pm: Performance - Mulbarton Community Choir

7:30pm: Ticketed Concert - '241 Christian Musical Comedy' featuring our Curate, The Revd Andrew North and his funnier musical half, Alan Kirkland. To secure your tickets, visit: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/baafestival 

Sunday 31 March - FREE ENTRY

10am - 4pm Art Exhibition and Refreshments

10:30am: Performance - CB Drama

11:00am: Workshop - CB Drama

11:45am: Performance - John Myhill - Poetry

12:30pm: Workshop - Red Zebra Photography

1:00pm: Performance - The Liquorice Allsorts Clarinet Quartet

2:00pm: Workshop - Creative Writing

2:15pm: Performance - John Wallace-Jones Drama

4:00pm: Choral Evensong, with the Choir of St Remigius, Hethersett and a special performance by Festival Patron, Humphrey Berney. 

All events in the Bracon Ash Arts Festival take place at Bracon Ash Church, School Road, Bracon Ash NR14 8HJ

Watch this space for details of other performers and workshops, the festival timetable and ticketing information!

 
Contact Andrew for more details - 01508 500343
 

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BAA Festival: 'Smooth Classics at Seven ... 30!' with Laurence Bennett - Piano (5 days to go)

 

BAA Festival: '241 - Christian Musical Comedy' (6 days to go)

 

BAA Festival: Choral Evensong (6 days to go)

 

Tenebrae (3 weeks to go)

 

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Lent Course 2019: The Prophetic Voice of India

This year's Lent Course runs on Wednesday evenings, from 13th March to 10th April.  We meet in the Lounge at Hanover at 7.30pm, and will finish by 9.15pm.

The United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel has produced a free booklet that we'll be using, in we which we listen to and reflect upon the prophetic voice from India. Each evening will consider a different theme.

The five-week study course looks at the radical nature of the gospel, with a special focus on the church in India.

"We might think the prophetic voice belongs to the Old Testament, but we want to show there are still many prophets to be found throughout the world church today.

"The prophets’ voices are challenging because they alert us to issues we might want to ignore - they call us to be like Jesus, who stood on the margins, comforting the oppressed and challenging those who are comfortable."

Study 1: Community – inspiring congregations to be dynamic in mission.
Study 2: Injustice – taking action to combat human trafficking.
Study 3: Gender – a skills training programme is giving women a new lease of life.
Study 4: Climate – schools are inspiring a new generation to care for the environment.
Study 5: Hope – giving hope to India’s marginalised Dalit and tribal peoples.

See more details of the course here

 

 

 

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How To Find Us

The church can be found on School Road. Travelling from Mulbarton south on the B1113, turn first right after the roundabout and continue along School Road.

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