Revd Bridget Banks – New Moderator of the Southern Synod of the United Reformed Church

 The Revd Bridget Banks has been nominated as the next Moderator of the Southern Synod of the United Reformed Church (URC). The Synod’s moderator post has been vacant since November 2019, when the Revd Nicola Furley-Smith became the URC’s Secretary for Ministries. The Nominating Group acting on behalf of the Church interviewed for the post […]

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SYNOD TOGETHER CANCELLED

Dear friends, Having carefully considered the current situation in respect of COVID-19 we feel that it would be prudent to CANCEL Synod Together on Saturday. We have just heard that Mission Council has been cancelled next week and several other Synods dues to meet on Saturday have been cancelled. We are grateful for those who […]

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Job Advert – Moderator Southern Synod

Moderator Southern Synod Full time, seven-year termed appointment Salary: Minister’s stipend (Nominations/applications will be considered for those not able to fulfil the full term) General Assembly wishes to appoint a United Reformed Church minister to serve as Southern Synod Moderator from a date no later than 1 September 2020. The Synod seeks a collaborative leader […]

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Christmas Message from Bridget and George

         Christmas 2019 Dear Friends, All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth! At the October Synod Together meeting in October we said farewell to Revd Nicola Furley-Smith after 8 ½ years as Moderator of Southern Synod. We wish her well as she takes up her new role as Secretaries […]

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How The Synod is Running During Vacancy

During this period of vacancy as we look for a new Synod Moderator for Southern Synod The Revd Bridget Banks and The Revd George Watt are taking on the role of Moderatorial Cover. The Revd George Watt (george.watt@urcsouthern.org.uk) will give general oversight two days per week to assist the smooth running of the office and […]

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