Welcome to Bowthorpe Church

Important Update.

9th June 2020

We are changing our email address to bowthorpechurch@gmail.com Our existing email address will continue to work until the end of 2020. Please can you update your records and address book accordingly, thanks.

We continue to worship on line through the services posted here. We meet virtually for coffee mornings and quizzes. 

We continue to track the government’s guidance concerning opening churches for worship.

To join or watch our latest Sunday service please follow this link. (Next Sundays service will be available from 08:00 on Sunday)

As the Sunday Club is unable to meet we are making material available online to support families telling their children about Jesus Christ, as well as just being fun things to do. Resources for families and children.

The previous sermon’s are also available separately under the archived sermon section below or via Our Services (on the top menu ribbon)

Welcome to Bowthorpe Church

Bowthorpe Church a local ecumenical partnership between the Church of England, The United Reformed Church, The Methodist Church and Baptists all worshipping the one God together,

Our mission: To share Christ with everyone in our community.

Our Vision: Christ in the Community and the Community in Christ

Sunday Worship

Our main service is at 10:30 Sunday mornings. With communion services every 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month but may be change to accommodate special celebrations.

Readings for March 2020

Wednesday Communion

Our midweek communion is a service of the spoken word with no singing involved.


As an ecumenical partnership we are able to offer wedding services that reflect the various denominations that make up Bowthorpe Church.

Praise and Worship Evenings

Once a month we meet on Sunday evenings at 18:30 for a time when singing God’s praise is at the forefront of our service. 

Baptisms and Christenings

As an ecumenical partnership Bowthorpe Church offers three types of services,
1. Infant Baptism (Christening)
2. Thanksgiving
3. Adult Baptism (Believers baptism).


A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, respecting and remembering the life of a person who has died. Family and friends come together to express grief for the end of a person’s life…

Special Services

Bowthorpe Church has  regular cafe style church services on the first Sunday of every month.

Other special services take place less frequently such as at traditional Christian celebrations.


We meet regularly for prayer
1. Morning prayer every day at 07:15
2. Evening prayer at every day at 19:00
3. Taize prayer every Friday at 19:00
4. Quarterly prayer evenings

All upcoming events have been cancelled until further notice.