Category Archives: United Reformed Church

06 Nov
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Dr Laurence Whitley

Laurence in 2013  We are deeply saddened that Dr. Laurence Whitley, a former member and Vice Chair of Glasgow Churches Together has died. Laurence was a gentle giant in Glasgow’s ecumenical scene for a number of years. As minister at ...

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27 Sep
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Pause for Hope Service

THURSDAY 25th October 2018 7pm Renfield St Stephen’s Church of Scotland 260 Bath St Glasgow G2 4JP An Ecumenical Service to bring together in prayer those affected by all forms of cancer, their loved ones and carers To remember those ...

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27 Sep
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Canonisation of Oscar Romero

An Ecumenical Evening Service of Thanksgiving for the Witness of Archbishop Oscar Romero 1917-1980 Óscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdámez was a prelate of the Catholic Church in El Salvador, who served as the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador. He spoke ...

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29 Feb
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Next URC moderator appointed

Rev Dr David Pickering has been appointed as the next moderator of the United Reformed Church National Synod of Scotland. The URC’s Mission Council affirmed David’s nomination when it met on 13-15 November. David is currently the minister at St Andrew’s URC, Roundhay, Leeds, ...

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04 Feb
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Churches call for more funding to help people in and around Syria

Four major UK Churches have called on governments to provide substantial new funding to alleviate the suffering of the people of Syria including refugees in the neighbouring countries of Lebanon, Turkey and Jordan. The call from the Baptist Union of ...

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Rev John Proctor
23 Dec
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United Reformed Church: Christmas Eve reflection – on the edge

Revd John Proctor, the United Reformed Church’s general secretary, turns to Luke’s account of the outcast and overlooked shepherds. Shepherds were out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night Luke 2:8 Shepherds lived on the edge – ...

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Most Rev David Chillingworth
06 Oct
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New Scottish Episcopal Institute dedicated for ministry formation

The new Scottish Episcopal Institute has been dedicated by the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church with a challenge that the contexts of ministry that people are being called to will “become ever more complex and demanding.” The Scottish Episcopal ...

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13 Sep
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URC Synod passes resolution on refugee crisis

Christians from throughout Scotland gathered at Robert Gordon’s College in Aberdeen on Saturday 12 September for the autumn synod meeting of the United Reformed Church National Synod of Scotland. During the meeting, representatives from the congregations that make up the ...

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