Category Archives: United Reformed Church

Rev John Proctor
19 Sep
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Referendum reaction: United Reformed Church

The Revd John Proctor, general secretary of the United Reformed Church, wrote the following prayer for the people of Scotland prior to the Scottish Referendum, praying for the future it will open, whatever the outcome. John has lived three quarters ...

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Betty Steedman Davidson
18 Jul
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United Reformed Church runners carry Queen’s Baton

Two URC members from Edinburgh have carried the Queen’s Baton on its way to the Commonwealth Games. Hockey player Karen Maguire represented Duke Street URC. Mum to Cameron and Millie, Karen was nominated by her late partner’s family because of ...

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Faith in Foodbanks logo
24 May
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Churches challenge food poverty with latest resource on foodbanks

'Faith in Foodbanks?' recognises the ministry of many churches helping people who cannot afford to eat.

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John Ellis
20 Apr
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Easter message from the United Reformed Church

Easter Sunday morning is a special service when there seems to be ample confidence ...

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Rev Sally Foster-Fulton
20 Feb
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Churches challenge Prime Minister’s claims about welfare reform

'Perpetuating myths about poverty damages the fabric of society.'

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05 Apr
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UK can lead G8 in striking at causes of poverty, say religious leaders

Start of the 1000 day countdown to achieving the Millennium Development Goals by 2015 deadline.

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02 Apr
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Churches ‘deeply disappointed’ at Osborne’s defence of benefit cuts

'We desperately want people to achieve their God-given potential.'

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19 Mar
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Statement from Scottish church leaders and representatives on the bicentenary of the birth of David Livingstone

'Legacies of the slave trade still active'

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