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Welcome

to the North Western Synod

of the United Reformed Church

 

The North Western Synod stretches from the Scottish borders,
through Cumbria, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, and into parts of Cheshire, and Derbyshire

Welcome

to the North Western Synod

of the United Reformed Church

Our vision, to be

“Jesus-shaped churches, full of Jesus-shaped people,
making a Jesus-shaped difference in our communities and world”

Welcome

to the North Western Synod

of the United Reformed Church

The Synod’s purpose is to help local churches in their mission to reach out to the people around them with love, truth, justice, and peace, to make this world more as God wants it to be

Welcome

to the North Western Synod

of the United Reformed Church

Our website is jam-packed with resources, ideas, events, information, and advice, designed to equip and support your local church

Welcome

to the North Western Synod

of the United Reformed Church

Go on, explore what’s on offer, and if you need anything further – contact us below, we’ll be happy to help

Coronavirus Pandemic

The North Western Synod is supporting local churches with guidence and resources regarding Covid 19

As we begin to emerge out of lockdown, the world as we know it may look a different place. To help local churches think about both the practicalities of re-opening our buildings AND the mission opportunities of being church in the ‘New Normal’, two helpful discussion booklets have been produced: Emerging into the New Normal, and New reality, same Mission

Seasons of Creation – Session 2: Creation and Reflection – available now

The season of Creation-tide, also known as the Season Of Creation, has its origins in the Eastern Orthodox Church which in 1989 declared September 1st as a day of prayer for creation. Over the following decades, as awareness of the present ecological challenges facing...

South Area – Missional Partnership Support              

South Area - Missional Partnership Support                           What’s on?     October Discerning the way workshop, Thursday 8 October, we will be discussing working together with God? 2.00pm repeated 7.30 pm Mission Wise Workshop, Thursdays 29th, we will be...

QR Code – Test and Trace

You will probably have by now heard and maybe even used, the Track and Trace service that has been set up by the Government to help control the spread of Covid-19. It is now our turn to support this service and take action to set up the service using the QR code. The...

Trust’s accounts and Annual Report 2019

To view the final audited and signed version of the Trust’s accounts and Annual Report please click on the following link https://nwsynod.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Accounts-2019-final-versio1.pdf

Transforming Conflict, Embracing Change – FREE basic reconciliation course

In 2017 the five northerly synods of Mersey, North Western, Scotland, Northern and Yorkshire set up a listening and reconciliation service with the twin aims of helping others to navigate difficult conversations well and to better respond to conflict that arises...

Support for Missional Partnerships in Lancashire

You are invited to October’s online Partnership Coffee Morning Please join me for a brief act of worship and fellowship around the coffee table. Don’t forget to bring your coffee/tee in your favourite cup. 13th Oct @ 10am- Lancashire West Missional Partnership 15th...

NEW!!!: Seasons of Creation – Session 1: Mountains and Stillness – available now

The season of Creation-tide, also known as the Season Of Creation, has its origins in the Eastern Orthodox Church which in 1989 declared September 1st as a day of prayer for creation. Over the following decades, as awareness of the present ecological challenges facing...

Lessons from Lockdown: using Zoom

Learning from lockdown Lockdown has taught us that it’s not only possible to move church online, but also that doing so gives us the opportunity to include people who cannot get to church.  We’re not just talking about services, but other events too: prayer meetings;...

Covid -19 update 15 Sep 20

New information has been added to the Coronavirus Advice page, https://urc.org.uk/coronavirus.html There is some confusion as to which aspects of Church life are impacted by the new ‘rule of 6’ within England. It is clear that voluntary and charitable organisations...

Meanders of Mentors

The season of Creationtide, also known as the Season Of Creation, has its origins in the Eastern Orthodox Church which in 1989 declared September 1st as a day of prayer for creation. Over the following decades, as awareness of the present ecological challenges facing...

Children & Young People

Events, Training, and Resources for Children and Young people and those working with them

Mission and Discipleship

Events and Resources equipping you and your local church for the journey of life-long discipleship

Safeguarding

We are committed to ensuring that our churches are safe places for children, young people, and adults at risk

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