In the hope of resurrection to eternal life, I write to convey the new of the sudden death of the Revd Tony Groom on 11th January 2018. Many of you will remember Tony as a regular preacher in a number of our churches within Southern Synod especially in his retirement as well as being […]
Worship resources from Christian Aid. We have regularly updated resources freely available for your church services and meeting. Prayers, bible readings, sermon notes, short films and more. And, you can get them sent straight to your inbox. Dive in!
From URC Communications With 19 members and a building about to be demolished, Crossway United Reformed Church might have disappeared. Instead, as the Revd Peter Stevenson recounts, it became a religious hub at the heart of the community. ‘When I came to Crossway, south London, in 2009, there was no eldership, no secretary, no treasurer. They […]
Some of you may have noticed that some of the older or out-of-date news stories have been removed from the News page, to manage it’s length! They have been moved to an ‘archive’ which is accessible through the “News Archive 2017” link at the bottom of the News page (where you will also find […]
Christian Aid Christmas Appeal. Check out our ‘Oh What a Waste’ Christmas Carol and ask yourself how much food you throw away at Christmas? Could you spend more wisely and help another family to eat? If you can, visit our Christmas Appeal right here to find out more. And, this Christmas you will have twice […]
Southern Synod Office will close at 4.30 pm on Friday 22 December and reopens at 9.30 am on Wednesday 3 January 2018. During this period, we will be checking for URGENT messages left on voicemail. All at the Synod Office wish you a very Happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year.
Christmas 2017 Dear Friends, “Fake news” has been named Word of the Year by Collins Dictionary and will be printed in the next edition. The phrase, which is often used by Donald Trump, has seen a 365 per cent rise in use since 2016. It is often defined as false, often sensational, information disseminated under […]