Christmas Message from the Wessex Synod Moderator

As we head towards a second Covid challenged Christmas, the message of joy and peace can easily be lost amidst the concerns about restrictions in church, and the possibility of sudden changes to the rules about households getting together over the holiday period. I’m probably not the only one who has moaned about what we […]

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News from Synod – monthly updates

Wondering what is happening around the Wessex Synod? The current edition of Sharing the Vision is available to download from the Wessex Synod website www.urcwessex.org.uk, available in both Word and pdf formats.  Links to both versions can be found in the scrolling news section or by clicking on the Newsletter icon.  (If you experience problems […]

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Wessex supports other Synods in need

At the Synod Meeting on 10 October, the Wessex Synod (one of the four wealthiest URC Synods) agreed to support less fortunate (financially) Synods with a loan of £110,000. SYNOD RESOLUTION 3: Wessex Synod approves a grant of £110,000 from the General Fund of the Wessex Trust to support the URC’s Inter-Synod Resource Sharing for […]

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Synod Day Out May 2022

The date and venue are fixed!  (yes, it’s 2022, not 2021) The day will be filled with activities, worship and fellowship. Put the date in your diaries now! Date:  7 May 2022 Venue:  Hollycombe Steam, Iron Hill, Liphook, GU30 7LP The Synod Trust has provided a grant of £10,000 to facilitate the day and keep […]

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Zambia Appeal reaches £10,000

Sincere thanks.  Salisbury URC collected and donated £200 to the Zambia Appeal. The appeal for funding to support our sisters and brothers of the Lusaka Presbytery of the United Church of Zambia in responding to the consequences of drought in parts of Zambia has been met with astounding generosity from the churches of the Wessex […]

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