Science/Faith Meeting The next Science/Faith event at Christ Church, Purley, is being held on Tuesday 24th November at 7 pm. Professor Peter Bussey, Prof. of Astrophysics, Glasgow University, will be speaking on ‘God and Our Universe’ – How the Big Bang and suitability of our universe for life supports religious belief. Doors open at 6 […]
Church Grounds Update November 2015 VISION: Began at the Elders Emmaus Retreat in March 2014 with discussions on the need to improve our premises and the Church’s profile to the local community through better use of external and internal signage, upkeep of grounds and garden areas, notice boards and especially the frontage facing the Brighton […]
Dear Friends, At a meeting of our Synod Area (URCs across South London) Rev’d Jennifer Millington, known to many of you from her time as assistant minister in Purley, reflected on the changes in attitude to and practice of ministry since she had been ordained in the mid 1980s. She concluded the changes were significant […]
CENTRAL AMERICA –El Salvador Working for a safe and democratic future Christian Aid often works with partners who encourage gender equality and awareness and knowledge of human rights. Fundacion de Estudios para la Aplicacion del Derecho (FESPAD) is one such partner. They are a non-governmental organisation (NGO) comprising of lawyers who study security and violence […]
Czech Evening Tickets are now on sale in the hall after Sunday morning service for the Czech Evening being organised by the World Church Partnership Committee on Saturday 7th November at 7.00 pm. Cost: £10.00 for adults, and £5.00 for under 18s, to include a hot meal and a drink. Our next Partnership Conference will be […]
Purley Classics Wednesday 14th October at 1.15 pm in the Lounge. Kana and Miho Kawashima, a violin and piano duo. Music by Brahms and Stravinsky. Retiring collection to cover costs. Light refreshments.