Advent Reflections

“A prison cell in which the door of freedom has to be opened from the outside, isn’t a bad picture of Advent”. – Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Letters and Papers from Prison Imagine Imagine a room. The doors and windows are locked. Voices echo around the room. Hopes and fears. Waiting, hoping. A room. The world’s space. […]

Read More

Our Witness

Recently one of our members gave us the white envelope with our name on it, asking us to write what/why we came to City URC.  Well, recently, I had the chance to write my story of how I came back to Christianity and it was because of City URC. At The Gathering last year, we […]

Read More

Sunday Dinner at Steen the Chef’s Cafe

Join us this coming Sunday, 5th November when we’ll be serving up lush roast topside of beef, leg of lamb, roast potatoes Yorkshire puddings and seasonal vegetables. Doors open at 12 noon until 4 pm Booking is advised but not essential; telephone, 02920 231723 or email steenthechef@gmail.com Starters from £4, mains are £12.50    

Read More

Letter from an Elder

By Revd Shelagh Pollard It was a sobering sight – arriving at church on Sunday morning in St. Etienne to see 4 soldiers at the entrance, weapons at the ready, protecting the building, as indeed they are protecting all religious buildings at this time of heightened security. Our friends in the congregation have come to […]

Read More