Lazarus: resurrection and life

Reflection – Sunday 29th March How quickly life has changed! The Sunday before last, we met for worship as normal, apart from some extra hand hygiene. A week later, all churches were closed and all meetings cancelled. This week, the last clients left the Church Centre and Maureen, who put so much into building the […]

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Worship resources for you

Please turn to the Readings and Prayers page of this site for this week’s readings and prayer. And to Reflections for sermons and other reflections from our Minister. As well as the Daily Devotions feed on this site you can also sign up for emails at URC Daily Devotions      

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Reflection for 29 March

Reflection – Sunday 29th March How quickly life has changed! The Sunday before last, we met for worship as normal, apart from some extra hand hygiene. A week later, all churches were closed and all meetings cancelled. This week, the last clients left the Church Centre and Maureen, who put so much into building the […]

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Ealing Foodbank and Covid19

Ealing Foodbank has regrettably had to close all the client centres across the  borough but, as from today, clients who have a food voucher are to be directed to the Ealing Foodbank warehouse, which is situated behind St Mellitus Church, Church Road Hanwell. It will be open to clients to collect their food parcel on […]

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29 March

Bible readings for Lent 5: Ezekiel 37.1-14; Psalm 130; Romans 8.6-11; John 11.1-45   Prayer for the week Thank you, Lord, for your constant presence. Thank you for holding us and comforting us. Thank you for crying with us when we are hurting. Thank you for weeping with us when we are broken-hearted. Thank you, Lord, […]

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The good shepherd

Reflection for Sunday 22nd March by Rev Sue McCoan  1 Samuel 16:1-13 Psalm 23   The link between these two readings is David. David the shepherd boy, minding his dad’s sheep; David the musician and songwriter; David who went on to become the celebrated king of Israel. The story of David being chosen as king […]

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22 March

Bible readings for this Sunday: 1 Samuel 16.1-13 Psalm 23 Ephesians 5.8-14 John 9.1-41 prayer based on Psalm 23 The Lord is our shepherd, we shall not want. He makes us lie down in green pastures. He leads us beside still waters. Come, let us worship the Lord, the holy God, and let our souls […]

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A prayer for uncertain times

The Moderators of the General Assembly of the United Reformed Church (URC), the Revd Nigel Uden and Derek Estill, have offered the following prayer as the UK and the rest of the world come to terms with the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. ‘God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.’ Psalm 46:1, […]

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Daily Devotions

Daily Devotions appears as a feed on this site on the Worship pages, but the feed is intermittent . Please keep scrolling down the page until you hit gold! You may find it more convenient to sign up to receive it by email at: URC Daily Devotions   From the Daily Devotions team: From Sunday 22 […]

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Church premises closed

In line with government advice St. Andrew’s has ceased holding public worship and other church meetings from now until further notice. The Church Centre is also closed. For all the latest news from the URC on the virus and the church’s response, please go to https://urc.org.uk/news.html    

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