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 […]
From Revd Dr Michael Jagessar, Global & Intercultural Ministries (Mission), The United Reformed Church Dear Friends, At our recently concluded Mission Council (November 2017), the moderators of General Assembly kindly allowed me to inform Mission Council of our intention to write to congregations of the United Reformed Church to consider contributing to an appeal on behalf […]
For the last few months we have been sending out a fortnightly Synod News Sheet, Mission and Vision, to Church Secretaries, Treasurers, Ministers and Local Church Leaders. From now on they will also be available to download from the website. Each issue includes: news of upcoming events in and around the Synod, ideas for […]
Enough for Everyone this Christmas. Children across South Sudan and Burkina Faso do not have enough to eat. Your gift to Christian Aid’s Christmas appeal will ensure many more like Colette, Sally and their families will receive the help they need. And this Christmas you will have twice the impact! For every pound you give, […]
Congratulations to Revd Peter Stevenson and all those involved in the building of Crossway United Reformed Church. The design has won a Highly Commended in the the National Churches Trust Presidents’ Award for New Church Buildings. More about the award and Crossway URC can be found here:- https://www.nationalchurchestrust.org/presidents-award-2017-new-church-buildings-shortlist
From URC Communications (FB 3.11.17)It’s that time of year, Mission Council, the executive body of General Assembly is next meeting at The Hayes Conference Centre, in Swanwick, Derbyshire, from 7 to 9 November. Keep checking our Facebook page for reports and round-ups http://ow.ly/ug5v30gkrlR Mission Council round-up day one Day One – Tuesday 7 November 2017 Session […]
The draft minutes of the Synod Together Meeting held on Saturday 14th October 2017 at Goring URC are now available to view or download in the Documents Library under “Synod Together.
Christian Aid’s Christmas Appeal. Salamata has always strived to provide for her family, but with so little food available, her children became malnourished. With our help her family is now much healthier and happier. Supporting Christian Aid’s Christmas Appeal this year will mean many more families in Burkina Faso and South Sudan will have enough […]