Church Development Worker

The Church Development Worker is a new post and recognises the support that our churches need for working with children, families and their communities. The post holder will be a resource to the whole South Western Synod and will be responsive to churches supporting them in realising their mission.  For job description and person specification […]

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Daughters of Dissent: Celebrating Constance Coltman – free public lecture

On September 16th the United Reformed Church and Congregational Federation are hosting a free public lecture entitled: Daughters of Dissent: Celebrating Constance Coltman at Dr Williams’s Library, 14 Gordon Square, Bloomsbury, London, WC1H 0AR, and you are warmly invited to be a part of it. There will be three leading global scholars speaking at the public lecture who […]

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Commitment for Life Trip to Zimbabwe 15-22nd May 2017

“From the moment we landed in Bulawayo we  knew this was going to be a special visit….” Read the blog from the Commitment for Life trip  to  Zimbabwe here:  

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Feedback to Synods from Mission Committee June 2017

Latest news and updates from Mission Committee   – information

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Women’s Conference – ‘Women of the World unite’

Come and join us at the South Western Synod Women’s Conference for a relaxing couple of days with good food, fun, fellowship and new insights into the Christian life. Held at Brunel Manor, Teignmouth Road, Torquay, TQ1 4SF full board, from the evening meal on Tuesday October 10th to after lunch on Thursday October 12th […]

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Mission and Ministry Fund FAQ 2017

The latest version of the helpful booklet on M&M calculation and application is now available to download. FAQ 2016(A4 edition) If you would like a booklet version please contact your M&M Advisor, details in the Synod Year Book.

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500 Years of the Reformation – Commencement of Anniversary Celebrations

Geneva, 3 November 2016: Events that mark the 500-year anniversary of the Reformation are being launched today in the Reformation city of Geneva. Federal Councillor Alain Berset gave the welcoming address. The Reformation truck, which will travel from Geneva to 67 Reformation cities in 19 countries, was unveiled at the international commencement. Events to mark […]

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Enough Food for Everyone IF…

find out how to get involved in eliminating hunger

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Hope in God’s Future – a green resource for churches

Produced by the Creation Challenge Group (Baptist/ Methodist/ URC), Hope In God’s Future is a study document for churches wishing to reflect on the issues of Climate Change. Download version available.

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