Walking the tightrope, URC video

The short film, Walking the tightrope (running time 30.33 minutes), explores important issues for Christians engaging with the Holy Land. A few years ago, the URC undertook a joint project with FODIP (The Forum for the Discussion of Israel and Palestine) to produce a film, preparing anyone considering a pilgrimage to the region.  The film […]

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Bible Study online resource

We’re always looking for Bible Study resources that offer thoughtful and scholarly assistance. The Blue Letter Bible is our latest discovery. It is very easy to use (an important criteria for Ana) — and has a ‘quick nav’ option to get to the book and verse quickly. Have a look.  It offers: several Bible Translations […]

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The other side of the wall — Palestine

As part of our Ministers Study Leave, we attended a URC Justice Ministries presentation about the current situation in the Palestinian Occupied Territories and Israel. Rev Dr Munther Isaac, a Lutheran minister in Bethlehem, and author of “The Arab Church”, spoke of the realities of life as a Palestinian Christian today.  He provided a perspective […]

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From Balfour to Banksy – a video worth watching

This film presents history and current information on the situation in Israel and the Occupied Territories of Palestine, one of our partners through Commitment for Life. Watch film here. This film, Balfour to Banksy, is recommended by Sarum Concern for Israel/Palestine ‘100 years ago Britain’s Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour set in motion the vision of […]

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Tuesday Zoom Bible Study & Fellowship – Corona Christ Care Group 2:30-4:00

Join us midweek for a time of faith and fellowship. Tuesdays 2:30-4:00 pm on Zoom  (Contact the Ministers or your Church Secretary for the Zoom link.)  All welcome. Readings for the next three weeks: Tuesday 11 August (readings for Sunday 16 August): Matthew 15:10-28 – A woman’s plea, Romans 11:1-2, 29-32; Psalm 67 Tuesday 18 August […]

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Maundrel Men – 4th Friday on Zoom

Seeking discussion on topics that matter? on theology? current events? values? life? Looking for a group in which to share meaningful conversation? The Maundrel Men, a group for the men of our congregation, meet monthly and you are welcome to join us. When?     10.30 a.m. on 4th Friday of the month During the lockdown, […]

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Free to Believe

Free to Believe is an informal network of liberally minded Christians striving for an open, inclusive and thinking church. Read the latest copy of Briefings from URC’s Free to Believe group. Free to Believe began informally within the United Reformed Church but now includes many with similar aims from other denominations. There is no membership, […]

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What is Christianity? – a new website

New Website from the Christian Enquiry Agency The CEA, acting as part of Churches Together in England, has developed a new website for those trying to find out more about the Christian faith. Whilst personal conversations are often the most effective way of sharing faith, this website is a useful resource for those who start […]

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Is Stepwise for me?

There is a new 5-minute film on the URC website which explains how someone takes part in Stepwise, the new faith development programme in the United Reformed Church.  Might Stepwise be for you?  Watch the film and see. Here is the direct link  https://urc.org.uk/how-does-stepwise-work

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Today’s Devotions

We invite you to take a quiet moment and join us as we reflect on our faith and delve deeper into the Bible. Ana & Tod Home Devotions from our Ministers Spreading Love & Hope… Devotional newsletters have been sent out regularly since the beginning of the COVID-19 stay-at-home period.  They include prayers, reflections, Bible […]

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