The Basis of Union

The Basis of Union Dear Friends, I hope you enjoyed our tour though the Book of Jonah.  Tomorrow morning we start a new series looking at the URC’s Basis of Union. Unlike Catholic, Anglican, Orthodox or Lutheran churches we don’t always recite a credal statement in our weekly worship; sometimes leading to a sense that … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion 12th July 2020

Sunday 12th July  Psalm 5 Hear O Lord my urgent prayerAs I come to seek Your careWith each morning light I raiseVoice and heart in prayer and praise You do not delight in sinOr in tales that liars spinHaughty ones You will defeatWith all those who love deceit By Your mercy and Your graceI will … [Read more…]

Sunday’s Coming

Sunday’s Coming Dear Friends, On Sunday the Rev’d Dr Janet Tollington will lead us in a Communion service and reflect on God’s spirit as an eternal source of hope and joy.  Janet, now retired, taught the Old Testament for many years at Westminster College.  You may wish to have some bread and wine at hand … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion Sunday 5th July

Sunday 5th July   Psalm 4 1 O God, defender of the poor,have mercy when I pray:you listened to my prayer beforeLord, hear my prayer today! 2 How long will people choose vain things,love empty words and wrong?They scorn to serve the King of kingsO living God, how long? 3 The saints, O Lord, you … [Read more…]