Entries by Church Administrator

Job Vacancy: Mission Development Officer

The East Midlands Synod of the United Reformed Church is seeking to appoint a Mission Development Officer (Ref MDO) Closing date for applications: 28th February 2023 Interviews to be held: 23rd March 2023 This is a full-time post for 37.5 hours/week (including evening and weekends) on a permanent contract. Salary: £40,000 per annum for a […]

Praying With Those Who Wait: 22-26 November 2022

URC:Spirituality are pleased to be publicising its upcoming online week of events: “Praying With Those Who Wait”. This week of free sessions will look at the, perhaps, more unheard areas of Christ’s Advent. This will take place in 3 sessions each day, from Tuesday 22nd-Saturday 26th November 2022. Each session is independent so feel free […]

New addition to ministerial team

The Church at Carrs Lane welcomed Rev Sue Shortman to the ministerial team at her first service, led jointly with the other ministers, on Sunday 4 September 2022. Sue is a Methodist minister in the Birmingham Methodist Circuit. She worked in city churches in London before she moved to Birmingham, where she previously had pastoral […]

Great Big Green Weekend, 24 September – 2 October

The Great Big Green Week is the UK’s biggest call for action on climate change and nature, showing decision-makers that people from all walks of life are stepping up to take action – and that we need them to step up too. Last year over 5000 events took place, with more than 200,000 people showing […]

Launch – Street Banquet

The launch STREET BANQUET (The popular name of the Street Ecclesial Community) Come and have a burger with us to celebrate the development of a Church on the Margins project in Birmingham city centre Sunday, 11th September 2022 (4pm – 6pm) The Church at Carrs Lane B4 7SX RSVP: neil@streetbanquet.org.uk

Does my tea bag contain plastic?

As you may be aware Traidcraft’s Great Taste Award Winning Tea is packaged locally at Ringtons, a family run business for over a century. The tea bags contain a very small amount of plastic to seal them. Ringtons were not content with this and, since August 2019, they have been testing a new environmentally conscious […]

URC General Assembly Papers

A Business Digest has been created of the General Assembly that took place from 8-11 July 2022 at The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick. The digest available here, as both word and PDF: https://urc.org.uk/general-assembly-assembly-executive-assembly-committees/general-assembly/general-assembly-papers/ The Record of Assembly will be going on the website shortly for further information.

The Newbigin Pioneering Hub. Do you see… New possibilities? A way where there is no way? Ideas for mission in your community that just might work? A new community of disciples where there is none? How your local community can flourish in God’s love and shalom, but know this can’t happen alone? If you can […]

Recycling for Good Causes

We support Traidcraft Exchange which is the Charity arm of Traidcraft PLC. We’re collecting jewellery, coins & currency, stamps, mobile phones. Please bring items in a clear plastic bag so we can avoid opening them at church. We have to check them before we post as some items are not acceptable.  Thank you! Please place […]