Scotland celebrates an evening of interfaith and fellowship

To celebrate Inter Faith Week from 12 to 19 November, the Revd Lindsey Sanderson of the Hamilton and East Kilbride Joint Pastorate, reflects on an evening of faith and fellowship held at Rutherglen URC, South Lanarkshire, Glasgow. Full Story at: http://www.urc.org.uk/media-news/2475-scotland-celebrates-an-evening-of-interfaith-and-fellowship.html    

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Synod Moderator Revd Dr David Pickering signs #LOCKEDINLIMBO statement

Synod Moderator, Revd Dr David Pickering, signed #LOCKEDINLIMBO statement on behalf of the National Synod of Scotland: Imagine not being able to access a birth certificate, a passport, or an identity card. Imagine that this means you are constantly threatened with arbitrary detention. Stateless people in the UK are often detained for months and even […]

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Scottish College Mental Health First Aid Training Event

At Shawlands United Reformed Church, Glasgow 21-22 November, 2017, 10.30 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. A two-day course, open to: • Ministers in the Synod • Those with responsibilities for pastoral care in congregations • Anyone in congregations who meets and interacts with those who may be in need. This course, which is interactive and which […]

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Certificate of Eligibility for Ministry

The United Reformed Church is currently receiving applications from ministers of other churches who wish to transfer to the United Reformed Church. There are a small number of certificates available and applications must be received by 3 November 2017. To receive an application pack email ministries@urc.org.uk<mailto:ministries@urc.org.uk>

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An Evening of Insight and Fellowship

An Evening of Insight and Fellowship with our Synod and the Muslim Scottish Ahlul Bayt Society. Would you like to know more about Islam, and Muslim belief and practice? Would you like to know more about Christianity, and the essence of being United Reformed Church? On Wednesday 25th October from 7:30 – 9pm Rutherglen URC […]

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Synod Meeting Saturday 16th September 2017

The Moderator opened the Synod Meeting with worship and welcomes Minutes from Synod Meeting 17 – 19 March 2017 and ordinations/inductions were approved Future of Synod Team The main discussion was dedicated to ‘Future Shape of Synod Team’ and the following resolutions were passed:  Resolution 1. 2017/09/01 – Future Shape of the Synod Team The […]

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Ordination Revd Andy Braunston – Southside Cluster

On Saturday 22nd July 2017 the Synod Moderator conducted the ordination and induction service of Revd Andy Braunston as minister to the Southside Cluster at Barrhead URC. Andy joins Revd Judith Tatton-Schiff as ministers within this cluster which comprises of Barrhead, Giffnock, Mosspark United, Priesthill, Shawlands and Stewarton.  

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