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headphonesHere's a list of United Reformed Churches that are live streaming acts of worship or offering Bible studies, sermons and services as podcasts, audio files or video recordings.

Advice and information about our churches and coronavirus can be found here. If your church is doing any of the above online, please let us know so we can add you to this list.

The list below is divided into our nations and regions - what we call Synods. To find the location of your nearest United Reformed Church, use our find your church page.

To see which Synod you are in, click the name of the Synod to see which area it covers or visit our Synods page.

 

This Synod covers Durham, Northumberland and Tyne & Wear.  

  • Mid Northumberland Rural Churches, recorded services on YouTube

  • St. Andrew's URC in Monkseaton, Whitley Bay, is streaming services and has recordings of previous services on YouTube 

  • St George's URC, Morpeth; devotions and a series of children's bible stories and Sunday service on YouTube

  • Teesside and Hartlepool URC group; recorded audio services on their website

  • Trinity Gosforth LEP, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; films of sermons on YouTube

  • Wooler URC, north Northumberland, provides a recorded weekly worship service via YouTube, Facebook and their website

 

This Synod covers Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, parts of Cheshire and Derbyshire. 

  • Bamford Chapel and Norden URC, Rochdale; recordings of service are available on their website

  • Chorley URC and Adlington URC Methodist Church; recordings of services on YouTube

  • Chorlton Central Church, Manchester; live worship via Zoom – details on how to join can be found on their website

  • Clitheroe, Lancashire; live streamed services on Facebook

  • Levenshulme Inspire URC, Manchester; audio recordings of talks and sermons are available on their website

  • Macedonia URC, Failsworth, Oldham; video recordings and music playlists are available on their website 

  • St Peter’s Church, Manchester; live services via Zoom. Details on how to join in are on their website

  • Whitehaven URC, Cumbria; recorded services are available on their website

  • Wilmslow URC; recorded services are available on their website

     

This Synod covers Liverpool, Merseyside, Wirral, Cheshire, Staffordshire, Crewe, and the Isle of Man.

  • Haresfinch URC, Ormskirk Street URC and Rainford URC, Merseyside; recorded services on Facebook

  • Heswall & St George’s URC, Wirral; recorded worship on YouTube

  • Market Street Church, Nantwich; online services via Facebook and YouTube. Details on website

  • Thomas Risley, Warrington; audio recordings of sermons on website

  • Trinity and Tunley URC, Wigan; recorded services on Youtube

  • West Kirby, Wirral; audio recordings of sermons on website and live services and recordings of service on Facebook

This Synod covers the whole of Yorkshire.

  • Bolton Villas Family Church, Bradford; live services and recordings of services on Facebook

  • Christchurch, IIkley; live worship via Zoom, email for details. Interactive, preacher-led style worship sheets are also provided each week to guide personal reflections and are available on website. A weekly talk is available on YouTube

  • Christ Church LEP, Stocksbridge; lives on Facebook and recordings of serviced via website

  • Churspacious (Alex and Jo Clare-Young); short worship videos every week on YouTube

  • Headingley St Columba, Leeds; audio services available on the websiteFacebook and Twitter, and monthly live services

  • Herringthorpe URC, Rotherham; reflections and Sunday services on Facebook

  • Holme URC, Bradford; recordings of services on YouTube and on Facebook

  • Portholme Church LEP, Selby; live services via Facebook

  • Portholme Church LEP, Selby; live services via Facebook

  • Sheffield Team Ministry; live streamed worship via Zoom - details on how to join can be found on their website

  • Stainbeck URC, Leeds; video and audio recordings of sermons on website and services via Zoom

  • St Andrew's, Roundhay; daily reflections on Facebook and website, live services on Facebook, website and YouTube, prayer time on Zoom

  • St Andrew’s Church, Skipton; film of sermons on YouTube and audio archive of sermons on Podcast

  • St Andrew’s, Scarborough; live services and recordings of service on Facebook

This Synod covers Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Northants, Milton Keynes and parts of Cambridgeshire and Staffordshire.

  • Abington Avenue United Reformed Church, Northampton; lives services via Facebook

  • Castle Hill URC; live services and recordings of services on Facebook

  • Derby Central URC; live streamed service on Facebook 

  • Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire; recorded services on YouTube 

  • Riverside Church, Sleaford; audio recordings of sermons on website

  • St Andrew’s with Castle Gate, Nottingham; live and recorded services on website 

  • St Stephen’s URC, Leicester; services offered by telephone conference and recorded services on Facebook

This Synod covers Birmingham, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Coventry, Warwickshire, Staffordshire, the Black Country and Shropshire.

  • Baxter URC, Kidderminster; recording of services on YouTube

  • Elmwood URC, Birmingham; daily morning and evening services (except Saturdays), via WhatsApp, and weekly Sunday services via website

  • Emmanuel Church, Redditch; recordings of services on website

  • Lillington Free Church, Leamington Spa; visual recordings of services on YouTube and website

  • North Coventry Group of URCs; audio recordings offering prayers, music and reflections on website

  • North Warwickshire Pastorate, Atherstone, Bedworth, Horeston Grange & Nuneaton, email  allan.smith@urcnorthwarwickshire.org.uk for details of their live joint service on Zoom

  • Rodborough Tabernacle, Gloucestershire; recorded services on website

  • Straford-upon-Avon URC; recorded services and audio files on website

  • The Church at Carrs Lane, Birmingham; recorded service on YouTube

  • Wade Street Church, Litchfield; recordings of services on YouTube

  • Warwick Road URC, recording of services on the West Orchard URC YouTube channel

  • West Orchard URC, recording of services on YouTube

  • Weoley Hill URC, Birmingham; short worship video every week available via website

This Synod covers Cambridge, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

  • Billericay, Brentwood and Ingatestone URCs, Essex; recorded services on YouTube

  • Chappel URC, Essex; recorded services on YouTube and Facebook

  • Christ Church, Rayleigh; live services and recordings of services on Facebook

  • Downing Place; recorded act of worship on YouTube

  • Felixstowe URC, Suffolk; recorded services on YouTube

  • Ipswich Road URC, Norfolk; visual and audio recordings of services on website and reflections

  • Ipswich and East United Reformed Churches; recorded services on YouTube

  • Linton Free Church, Cambridgeshire; live stream of services on Zoom and recorded on YouTube. Details on website

  • Plume Avenue URC, Colchester; live streamed services on Facebook

  • The Cornerstone URC, Southend, is streaming services via YouTube  

  • Sawston Free Church, Cambridgeshire; audio recordings of sermons on website

  • Southwold URC, Suffolk; recordings services on YouTube

  • West Essex and Bishop's Stortford (including Stansted and Saffron Walden) offering live services via Zoom, email for details

  • West Suffolk Group; recordings of services archive via a blog and YouTube

  • Witham URC, Essex; audio recordings of services via website

  • Wroxham & Hoveton URC, Norfolk; recordings of sermons via website

This Synod covers Bristol, Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Wiltshire.

  • Pilgrim Church, Plymouth; recorded services on YouTube

  • Redland Park URC and New Brunswick URC, Bristol; live services on Zoom - details on how to join can be found on their website

This Synod covers Berkshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Oxfordshire, the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands, half of Surrey and small parts of Buckinghamshire and Wiltshire.

  • Andover URC, Hampshire; joint live services via Zoom with Salisbury URC - details on how to join can be found on Salisbury URC's website

  • Aston Tirrold URC, South Oxfordshire; live services via Zoom, email Julian Gallop for details

  • Broad Chalke URC, Salisbury; joint live services via Zoom with Salisbury URC - details on how to join can be found on Salisbury URC's website

  • Caversham Park LEP, Reading; live streamed services on website 

  • Christ Church, Henley-on-Thames; recordings of servings on website 

  • Christchurch, Thame; recordings of services on website, service ink can also be emailed 

  • Collinwood Road Church, Risinghurst; interactive online prayers sent by email 

  • Cornerstone, Hythe; recordings of services on YouTube

  • East Dorset pastorate; recorded services on YouTube 

  • Fleet URC and Beacon Hill URC, Hants; recordings of services via website and Facebook 

  • Godalming United Church, Surrey; live services and recordings of service via their website, recordings of services are also available on YouTube

  • Guildford URC, Surrey; recorded audio and video services via website 

  • High Cross Church, Camberley; recordings of services via Facebook, and website 

  • Immanuel URC, Southbourne; services on Facebook 

  • London Street URC, Basingstoke; online services via Zoom - details on how to join can be found on their website

  • Maidenhead and Marlow churches; live services on Zoom - details on how to join can be found on their website

  • Park URC, Reading; Sunday services on Zoom at 10:30 am and 7:00 pm -  links to the services can be found on their website and you must email churchsecretary@parkurc.org.uk to join

  • Petersfield and Liss, Hants; all-age worship on Facebook and YouTube 

  • Salisbury URC, Wiltshire; live services via Zoom - details on how to join can be found on their website

  • South-West Hants Group; recordings services on YouTube 

  • St Mark’s Shared Church, Bordon; live services on website 

  • Swanage URC, Dorset; recordings of service on YouTube 

  • Trinity Church, Lower Earley; recordings of services on YouTube

  • The United Church, Winchester; recorded services on website and audio recordings of sermons on Soundcloud 

  • Westborough URC, Guildford; live streamed services on Facebook 

  • Woking URC; audio recordings of Bible readings and sermons on website and live stream of service on website

This Synod covers Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Essex, Greater London and Hertfordshire.

  • American International Church, London; recorded services on YouTube, other resources on website 

  • Amersham Free Church, Buckinghamshire; audio recordings of services on website

  • Church on Fairford Leys, Aylesbury; lives services on Facebook and YouTube, details on website

  • Beaconsfield URC, Bucks; recording of services on YouTube 

  • Enfield and East Herts Local Area Group; recorded services on YouTube and by email subscription 

  • Mid Herts Cluster of Harpenden, Welwyn Garden City and Wheathampstead are live streaming their services on YouTube

  • St Albans URC Cluster, live joint service via Zoom (details on their website), talks are available on YouTube 

  • St Andrew’s, Ealing; live services on Zoom (details on their website)

  • St George’s URC, Hemel Hempstead; audio recordings of service, prayer meetings on WhatsApp platform, plus posting services by request, full details on website

  • St John’s URC, New Barnet; recordings of services on website

  • Trinity Church, Harrow; providing visual recordings and written reflections via website 

  • Trinity URC, High Wycombe & Cores End URC; recorded services on YouTube

This Synod covers Kent, south London and parts of East Sussex, West Sussex and Surrey.

  • Banstead URC, Surrey; video and audio recorded services via website 

  • Bexhill URC, East Sussex; audio recordings of service on website

  • Brighton and Hove URCs, Sussex; live and recordings of services via Facebook

  • Charlton URC, London; live services via Zoom - details on how to join can be found on their website

  • Christ Church, Petts Wood; recordings of services on website

  • Christ Church, Swanley; recordings of services on YouTube

  • Christ Church, Tonbridge; recordings of services on YouTube

  • Crossway URC, London; recorded services on website

  • Dorking URC, Surrey; recorded services on Facebook

  • Dulwich Grove URC, London; live worship via Zoom - details on how to join can be found on their website

  • Eltham URC, London; recordings of services available upon request by email

  • Goring URC, Worthing; recordings of services on website

  • Kingston URC, offers online acts of worship - a Zoom service at 10.30am every Sunday, plus various online activities during the week, including weekly Wednesday evening bible study sessions and daily prayer. Details on accessing all the online sessions are available on our website and Facebook page

  • Lindfield URC, West Sussex; recorded services on Facebook and live audio of sermons on website

  • New Malden and Thames Ditton, Surrey; live services on Facebook

  • Reigate Park URC, Surrey Audio recordings of sermons on website

  • Shanklin URC, Isle of Wight; audio recordings of sermons on website

  • St Andrew’s, Balham; Live services and recording of service on Facebook

  • St Andrew’s, Cheam; audio recordings of sermons on website

  • St John’s URC, Orpington; recorded services available on website

  • Trinity Church, Sutton; recorded services on website

  • Trinity Church, Wimbledon; recorded services available on YouTube 

  • The United Church, Ashford; audio recordings of services on Podbean

  • Wallington URC, recordings of services via website

  • Well Street United Church, Buckingham; email for details of live services on Zoom, recorded services also on YouTube

  • West Thamesmead Community Church, London; details of live services via Zoom available on website

  • Cardiff and Penarth Group of churches, recorded services on Mixcloud 

  • The United Church, Rhyl; recorded services on YouTube

  • Landsker Pastorate - churches are offering a weekly worship podcast via YouTube; prayers and devotions are also available online - details can be found on their website

  • Augustine United, Edinburgh; live services and recordings of service on Facebook

  • Duke Street, Edinburgh; Live services and recording of service on Facebook 

  • Eco Congregation; recorded reflections with a green slant on Facebook 

  • Fife and Tayside Pastorate; recorded services on YouTube 

  • Helensburgh URC; visual recording of Sunday readings and prayers on website 

  • Morison Memorial URC, Clydebank; details of Zoom services available on website

  • Park URC, Lanarkshire; readings, prayers and reflections offered on YouTube 

  • Saughtonhall URC, Edinburgh; live services and recording of service on Facebook 

  • St Ninian’s Church, Stonehouse; recorded services on websiteFacebook, YouTube, and audio recordings of sermons as podcast

 

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Updated: 1 October 2020

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