Parents, Carers and Teenagers

Parents and carers of teenagers can be tempted to think that they have no influence in their teens’ lives anymore.  Nothing could be further from the truth! We know that you want to encourage and equip them in their crucial role as they help their teens find where God is in the midst of it all, understand who God is, […]

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Alex & Alice, Lundie Award Winners!

Alice and Alex, two members of our Junior Church were thrilled to hear recently that they have won the URC Lundie Memorial Award. Several months ago, Alex, aged eight, made a statement of faith during morning worship, telling everyone about his passion for caring for our world. He gave us lots of ideas for recycling […]

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Jerusalem Today Palm Sunday Service

Our Salisbury and Andover Junior Church members made a fantastic film showing the events of Palm Sunday. It was enjoyed by our congregations at our service on Zoom. Here are some of the stills from it…

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God’s Garden – a poem by Alice

This is God’s garden, he wants us to care. He also has asked, ‘Could we manage to share?’ God’s words plant a seed in our mind And he really wants us to try and be kind. Jesus was sent to help us all out. We can help all God’s creatures if we speak out. The […]

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Recycle with Alex!

Alex shared about his faith in worship. He spoke about recycling schemes which raise money for Wiltshire Air Ambulance and Medics to Malawi. Read on to find out how you can help to make a difference.  Scroll down to read the full text of Alex’s Statement of Faith (which he has been asked to share […]

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Bethlehem Today Nativity

Our Junior Church found a new way of presenting their Nativity service this year.  Parents filmed the children at home acting their parts and these were cleverly edited into a longer film.  The format was a TV new broadcast, with the participants being interviewed by ‘Bethlehem Today’ reporter, Adam Adamson.  With the addition of backgrounds […]

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Advent Bags for Families

Our Church was pleased to give all our Church families an Advent bag this year.  The bag contained a variety of items, including an Advent calendar, battery candles to light each week, glow-in-the-dark stars, colouring sheets, tinsel, a Christmas booklet and some readings for Advent.  Also included was an unusual Advent calendar, called the Twelve […]

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Faith With Under Fives

During lockdown the URC and other providers have offered a variety of training opportunities.  Several members of Salisbury URC have attended these sessions.  Two of the recent courses have made videos of the key speakers available for everyone to watch. The URC Safeguarding Symposium addressed the formulation of a five year strategic plan for  safeguarding.  […]

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Creating a home worship space & stained-glass window

Gathering around a computer, smart phone, or television can feel less than holy. These spaces are usually for work time or relaxing time. In order to make this an intentionally sacred space, here are a few ideas: If possible, use a dedicated space and surface, such as a table or shelf. In the middle of […]

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