Worship with us digitally

resized image Promo 1The United Reformed Church (URC) has compiled a list of its churches which are live streaming acts of worship, offering sermons as podcasts or audio files, or offering recordings of services for people who are unable to access church due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

This list is arranged in alphabetical order and will be updated regularly.

The URC is also offering advice and resources from a variety of sources about the pandemic which can be found here.

If you’re considering or plan to share acts of worship online, please let us know by email.

 

  • Andover, Broad Chalke and Salisbury; live services via Zoom; Wessex Synod

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

  • Augustine United, Edinburgh; live services and recordings of service on Facebook; National Synod of Scotland.

  • Bamford Chapel and Norden URC, Rochdale; recordings of service on website; North Western Synod

  • Banstead URC, Surrey; video and audio recorded services via website; Southern Synod
  • Baxter URC, Kidderminster; recording of services on YouTube; West Midlands Synod
  • Beaconsfield URC, Bucks; recording of services on YouTube; Thames North Synod
  • Bexhill URC, East Sussex; audio recordings of service on website; Southern Synod
  • Bolton Villas Family Church, Bradford; live services and recordings of services on Facebook; Yorkshire Synod

  • Cardiff and Penarth Group of churches, recorded services on Mixcloud; National Synod of Wales
  • Castle Hill URC; live services and recordings of services on Facebook; East Midlands Synod
  • Caversham Park LEP, Reading; live streamed services on website; Wessex Synod

  • Chorley URC and Adlington URC Methodist Church; recordings of services on YouTube; North Western Synod
  • Christ Church, Henley-on-Thames; recordings of servings on website; Wessex Synod
  • Christchurch, Hitchin; live services on YouTube and audio recordings of services as podcast, activities for young people; Thames Synod

  • Christchurch, Thame; recordings of services on website, service ink can also be emailed; Wessex Synod
  • Christ Church, Petts Wood; recordings of services on website; Southern Synod
  • Christ Church, Rayleigh; live services and recordings of services on Facebook; Southern Synod

  • Christ Church LEP, Stocksbridge; lives on Facebook and recordings of serviced via website: Yorkshire Synod
  • Churspacious (Alex and Jo Clare-Young); short worship videos every week on YouTube; Yorkshire Synod

  • Church on Fairford Leys, Aylesbury; lives services on Facebook and YouTube, details on website
  • Clitheroe, Lancashire; live streamed services on Facebook; North Western Synod
  • Collinwood Road Church, Risinghurst; interactive online prayers sent by email; Wessex Synod
  • Crossway URC, London; recorded services on website; Southern Synod
  • Daily Devotions Sunday Service; audio recording and transcript of service available on website and email; National
  • Derby Central URC; live streamed service on Facebook; East Midlands Synod

  • Dorking URC, Surrey; recorded services on Facebook; Southern Synod
  • Downing Place; recorded act of worship on YouTube; Eastern Synod
  • Duke Street; Live services and recording of service on Facebook; National Synod of Scotland

  • Durham and Gateshead Group; recordings of audio-visual reflections on website; Northern

  • East-Dorset pastorate; recorded services on YouTube; Wessex Synod
  • Eco Congregation; recorded reflections with a green slant on Facebook; National Synod of Scotland
  • Eltham URC, London; recordings of services available upon request by email; Southern Synod
  • Emmanuel Church, Redditch; recordings of services on website; West Midlands Synod

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

  • Fife and Tayside Pastorate; recorded servies on YouTube; National Synod of Scotland
  • Fleet URC and Beacon Hill URC, Hants; recordings of services on YouTube and website; Wessex Synod
  • Godalming United Church, Surrey; live services and recordings of service on church website , recordings of services on website, recordings of services on YouTube; Wessex Synod
  • Helensburgh URC; visual recording of Sunday readings and prayers on website; National Synod of Scotland.
  • Herringthorpe URC, Rotherham; reflections and Sunday services on Facebook; Yorkshire Synod
  • Heswall & St George’s URC, Wirral; recorded worship on YouTube; Mersey Synod
  • Ipswich Road URC, Norfolk; visual and audio recordings of services on website and reflections; Eastern Synod

  • Ipswich and East United Reformed Churches; recorded services on YouTube; Eastern Synod 
  • Levenshulme Inspire URC, Manchester; audio recordings of talks and sermons on website; North Western Synod
  • Lillington Free Church, Leamington Spa; visual recordings of services on YouTube and website; West Midlands
  • Lindfield URC, West Sussex ; recorded services on Facebook and live audio of sermons on website; Southern Synod
  • Linton Free Church, Cambridgeshire; live stream of services on Zoom and recorded on YouTube. Details on website; Eastern Synod

  • Livingston United Parish Church, West Lothian; online services on Sundays at 10.30am via Zoom using meeting ID 220 945 5220 and password: 852817; National Synod of Scotland
  • London Street URC, Basingstoke; online services via Zoom; Wessex Synod

  • Maidenhead and Marlow churches; live services on Zoom; Wessex Synod 

  • Market Street Church, Nantwich; online services via Facebook and YouTube. Details on website; Mersey Synod
  • Morison Memorial URC, Clydebank; live stream and recording of services on Facebook; National Synod of Scotland

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

  • Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire; recorded services on YouTube; East Midlands Synod 
  • North Coventry Group of URCs; audio recordings offering prayers, music and reflections on website; West Midlands

  • North Derbyshire Area URC; online services via Zoom at 10.30am on Sunday's using meeting ID 700 523 189; East Midlands Synod
  • Park URC, Lanarkshire; readings, prayers and reflections offered on YouTube; National Synod of Scotland

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

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

  • Portholme Church LEP, Selby; live services via Facebook; Yorkshire Synod

  • Redland Park URC and New Brunswick URC, Bristol; live services on Zoom; South Western Synod
  • Reigate Park URC, Surrey Audio recordings of sermons on website
  • Riverside Church, Sleaford; audio recordings of sermons on website; East Midlands Synod
  • Rodborough Tabernacle, Gloucestershire; recorded services on website; West Midlands Synod

  • Saughtonhall URC, Edinburgh; live services and recording of service on Facebook; National Synod of Scotland
  • Sawston Free Church, Cambridgeshire; audio recordings of sermons on website; Eastern Synod
  • Shanklin URC, Isle of Wight; audio recordings of sermons on website; Southern Synod

  • Sheffield Team Ministry; live streamed worship via Zoom; Yorkshire Synod

  • South-West Hants Group; recorded services on YouTube; Wessex Synod
  • Stainbeck URC, Leeds; video and audio recordings of sermons on website; Yorkshire Synod
  • Straford-upon-Avon URC; recorded services and audio files on website; West Midlands
  • St Andrew’s, Balham; Live services and recording of service on Facebook; Southern Synod
  • St Andrew’s with Castle Gate, Nottingham; live and recorded services on website; East Midlands Synod
  • St Andrew’s, Cheam; audio recordings of sermons on website; Southern Synod
  • St Andrew’s, Ealing; live services on Zoom; Thames North Synod

  • St Andrew's, Roundhay; daily reflections on Facebook and website, live services on Facebook, website and YouTube, prayer time on Zoom; Yorkshire Synod
  • St Andrew’s Church, Skipton; film of sermons on YouTube and audio archive of sermons on Podcast; Yorkshire Synod
  • St Andrew’s, Scarborough; live services and recordings of service on Facebook; Yorkshire Synod
  • St George’s URC, Hemel Hempstead; audio recordings of service, prayer meetings on WhatsApp platform, plus posting services by request, full details on website; Thames North Synod

  • St George's URC, Morpeth; devotions and a series of children's bible stories and Sunday service on YouTube; Northern Synod 
  • St John’s URC, Orpington; recorded services available on website; Southern Synod

  • St John’s URC, New Barnet; recordings of services on website; Thames North Synod
  • St Mark’s Shared Church, Bordon; live services on website; Wessex Synod
  • St Ninian’s Church, Stonehouse; recorded services on Facebook and audio recordings of sermons as podcast; National Synod of Scotland
  • St Peter’s Church, Manchester; live services via Zoom; North Western Synod
  • St Stephen’s URC, Leicester; services offered by telephone conference and recorded services on Facebook; East Midlands Synod
  • Swanage URC, Dorset; recordings of service on YouTube; Wessex Synod

  • Teesside and Hartlepool URC group; recorded audio services via website; Northern Synod
  • Thomas Risley, Warrington; audio recordings of sermons on website; Mersey Synod
  • Trinity and Tunley URC, Wigan; recorded services on Youtube; Mersey Synod

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

  • Trinity Church, Lower Earley; recordings of services on YouTube; Wessex Synod
  • Trinity Church, Sutton; recorded services on website; Southern Synod
  • Trinity Gosforth LEP, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; films of sermons on YouTube; Northern Synod
  • Trinity URC, High Wycombe & Cores End URC; recorded services on YouTube; Thames North Synod

  • The United Church, Ashford; audio recordings of services on Podbean; Southern Synod
  • The United Church, Winchester; recorded services on website and audio recordings of sermons on Soundcloud; Wessex Synod
  • The United Church, Rhyl; recorded services on YouTube; National Synod of Wales

  • Well Street United Church, Buckingham; email for details of live services on Zoom, recorded services also on YouTube; Southern Synod 
  • Westborough URC, Guildford; live streamed services on Facebook; Wessex Synod
  • West Kirby, Wirral; audio recordings of sermons on website and live services and recordings of service on Facebook; Mersey Synod
  • Whitehaven URC, Cumbria; recorded services on website; North Western Synod

  • Wilmslow URC; recorded services on YouTube; North Western Synod 

  • Witham URC, Essex; audio recordings of services via website; Eastern Synod
  • Woking URC; audio recordings of Bible readings and sermons on website and live stream of service on website; Wessex Synod

 

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Updated: 11 May 2020