Eco-Church update – Salisbury Cathedral strikes gold!

Salisbury Cathedral is the first UK Cathedral to achieve an Eco Church Gold Award Salisbury is the first cathedral to gain a Gold Eco Church Award for its efforts to address the climate and nature-loss crises. The Cathedral’s award was the result of work done by the Cathedral’s eco-army of bat and bird box builders, […]

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New Recycling Opportunity

As part of our aim to become an Eco-church and encouraged by a talk from Alex, one of our Junior Church members, we have a new recycling bin in the building. Members are invited to recycle things like crisp packets, detergent pouches and bread wrappers. All proceeds raised by this recycling go to the Medic […]

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Lundie Award Presentation

On Eco-Sunday we gave thanks for the guidance of our young people encouraging our Church to move towards gaining Eco-Church status. Alex and Alice were presented with the URC Lundie Award by Wessex Synod’s children’s & youth officer, Ruth White. They inspired us with their concern for the environment expressed in a statement of faith […]

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Season of Creation preparations

Salisbury URC has joined the global Christian family as it comes together in prayer and action for our common home preparing for this special time of the year, the Season of Creation, also called Creation Time.  The Season of Creation stretches from 1 September to 4 October, St Francis Day. As the global Christian family […]

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Alex & Alice, Lundie Award Winners!

UPDATE…. Alex and Alice are being presented with the Lundie Award during worship on Sunday, 12th September. The award will be presented by Wessex Synod Children’s & Youth Development Officer, Ruth White. *******   Alice and Alex, two members of our Junior Church were thrilled to hear recently that they have won the URC Lundie […]

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Eco-Church – a challenge from our Jr Church children

Take a stand. Make a difference. Act for change. Our Jr Church children have challenged our congregation to make decisions to care for our environment, and to explore becoming an official Eco-Church. A Rocha, the organisation that assists congregations in becoming Eco-Church congregations, provides weekly updates on numerous environment-related topics.  Click here to have a […]

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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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