The National Synod of Wales is aiming to become an Eco Synod, which requires our churches to become Eco Churches. The process calls on us, as individuals and as the church, to reflect on the way we live our lives and how we impact the world around us. Our Synod Mission and Discipleship Board have […]
The Worship Leaders Conference will be held via Zoom on Friday 13 November and Saturday 14 November, from 2pm to 4.30pm each day. Please see the programme below and book your place by emailing Helen Stenson as soon as possible. Attendees will receive information by email about how to join a Zoom event and use Zoom functions […]
The National Synod of Wales is seeking to appoint a new Trust and Property Officer. This full-time position is for someone with the necessary skills and experience to contribute to the strategic development of the URC (Wales) Trust Company Ltd., to enact Synod and Trust Company decisions over property matters and support and advise churches […]
Churches are exploring innovative ideas for prayer activities outside church buildings. Could your church offer outdoor prayer to your community? Please be aware that items left outside could be vulnerable to the weather and – more importantly – to contamination by infection. Anything placed outside for people to touch should be packed by people wearing […]
An online session was held on Wednesday 26 August to explore the issues of living with physical distance: Taking care of yourself Taking care of your church family Taking care of your community A recording of the session is available below.
One of the Welsh Government’s requirements for the re-opening of church buildings is for the Elders’ Meeting (or equivalent) to undertake a risk assessment and reduce the risks of spreading the virus. Join an online session on Tuesday 14 July from 9.15am to 10.45am or Thursday 16 July from 7.30pm to 9pm. The sessions will […]
Engage with others in the Synod on issues surrounding the re-opening of chapels and churches on Saturday 18 July, from 9.30am to 11.15am, on Zoom. To book your place, please email Adrian Bulley. Fliers publicising the event are available to download in jpg and pdf formats.
The current situation has made lots of our churches take the plunge and start worshipping together online. This guide offers tips and ideas to help make your online worship more intergenerational. The church is already looking very different. Let’s make sure we can look back on this time in years to come, as a time […]
Looking for resources for your family with a URC flavour? Then Families on Faith Adventures @ Home is for you! Each week the national Children’s and Youth Work team are producing a ‘pick and mix’ selection of activities, prayers and challenges based around a different Bible reading. You can download the first two resources here: Families […]
Reform is published ten times a year by the URC and, while people are advised to stay at home, it is free to read online. Read the digital edition on tablets, computers and smartphones, with monthly issues since 2014.