Reaching out through Christian Aid

Christian Aid has responded to the coronavirus outbreaks in Africa, Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean. ‘We’re working together with partners and faith leaders to inform people about the risks, offering hygiene and hand washing sessions, equipping health facilities with supplies and providing training to frontline aid workers. We’re providing food packages to some […]

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Recycling Opportunities – wrappers, packets & pouches

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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The Injustice Advent Calendar – 24 days to change the world

40 million people worldwide are going hungry because of economic shocks related to COVID-19 alone. The pandemic has also deepened existing hunger crises related to climate change and conflict. Gathering to share a meal is central to our Christmas celebrations. But as we remember those who don’t have as much as we do, it’s important […]

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Traidcraft Advent Calendar

If you’d like to open an Advent Calendar that isn’t filled with chocolates, try Traidcraft Exchange’s  Injustice Advent Calendar   https://traidcraftexchange.org/injustice-advent-calendar Here’s what Traidcraft Exchange says about it: This is the advent calendar that matters. For Christmas 2021 we’re partnering with a hand-picked selection of world changing organisations to provide you with 24 simple ways to […]

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Our Mission to Alabare – an update

Dear Friends Alabaré continues to grow and expand its services. In 2021 we established three new homes, with each of these properties providing something different to our regular homeless service. Stanley Road and Clevedon Road in Weston super Mare cater for those at different stages in their recovery from drug and alcohol substance misuse. Hope […]

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Praying during COP26

What can churches be praying for during COP26?  We have a huge opportunity as Christians in the UK to make our voices heard during COP26. Please join other Christians in praying together for these negotiations as guided by the Eco-Church November prayer diary. You can also find a prayer for COP26 written and read by […]

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Join the Welcome Team at Salisbury URC!

The Welcome Team at Salisbury United Reformed Church Volunteers Needed Do you feel that you are able to join our team to welcome our worshippers on Sunday mornings? You would need to: arrive at the church and be ready on the door to meet and greet all who wish to join us. guide them through […]

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TraidCraft – Order today!

Contact Anne Eve to place your Traidcraft order today! Click here to have a browse through the Autumn/Winter catalogue from Traidcraft – Please order through our church so we receive a percentage (10% on food items and 20% on all other items).  Contact Anne and let her know the items you wish to order.  She’ll […]

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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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Tell the Government to clean up the Fashion Industry

Traidcraft Exchange campaigns for Fashion Watchdog Fashion retailers are cutting corners to squeeze out profits at the expense of people who make our clothes. The Covid pandemic has made things worse – millions of garment workers have been laid off and some have been forced to work despite being sick. Unless fashion retailers change the […]

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