Wessex Synod Gatherings – Sept 21 & 23 – Where do we go from here? – Zoom links

This year’s gatherings are open to all, neither bound by geography nor travel costs! Everyone is welcome at each evening programme, 6:30-8:00.    Zoom in for just one session or both! Zoom Meeting Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89208115894?pwd=dmM4d1RLTytLSHZkcGMrM2RsSUYyQT09 Meeting ID: 892 0811 5894;   Passcode: wessex Dates, Themes & Speakers: Monday 21 Sept:  ‘Where could we be and what […]

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2021 URC Prayer Handbook available now

The 2021 Prayer Handbook, Conversations, edited by Karen Campbell and Ian Fosten, is now available from the URC Bookshop. This year, the prayer handbook includes new sets of prayers in addition to the usual prayers that follow the weekly lectionary readings. The Prayer handbook can be purchased from the URC Bookshop, www.urcshop.co.uk. It comes in […]

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Act Now for Climate Justice!

The URC’s very own Diana Paulding is part of Christian Aid’s Prophetic Activist Scheme. These young Christians are working for climate justice. The activists launched the Stop Fuelling the Fire Campaign, which is petitioning the UK government to end using UK Export Finance to fund fossil fuel projects overseas. Diana feels strongly about this issue, […]

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URC & Waldensian Fellowship links

Revd Colin and Anne Marsh recently shared about their extensive involvement in the URC-Waldensian Global Link. Read on to learn more about the Waldensian Church in Italy and the URC Fellowship that connects us.  If you are considering future travel to Italy, this link may prove extremely beneficial. The Waldensian Church – 1175 to 2020 […]

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Peter Pay inducted

On 11 July,  the General Assembly of the United Reformed Church inducted our own Peter Pay and Revd Clare Downing, Synod Moderator, as Co-Moderators of the General Assembly. Our prayers are for Peter as he undertakes this important ministry. Thanks to Ryan F. for the artistic URC logo.

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Worship online with the URC’s pre-recorded weekly services

Click here to view a pre-recorded United Reformed Church service, available any time. Included is an Order of Service, prayers, hymns and sermon by Neil Thorogood reflecting on Matthew 28: 16-20. You may listen to the service and sing along with the hymns or just follow along. To view other pre-recorded URC services, click here […]

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Covid-19 booklet from URC

Walking the Way has released a Covid-19 booklet, ‘Continuing to support each other’, which provides theological and spiritual sustenance, as well as practical advice in these challenging times. The booklet is now available here: https://bit.ly/3awOLYX If you have a story or experience to share with the wider church, please e-mail Simon Peters, Walking the Way Project […]

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Read URC’s Reform magazine free online

Start reading Reform now. For as long as people are shut up indoors, the URC is making Reform magazine free online. Digital editions can be read on tablets, computers and smartphones, including monthly issues going back to the start of 2014. Enjoy classics like the interview with Terry Waite in July 2018’s edition. Terry, who […]

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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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