The Easter Holiday Club is for Primary age children and the theme for 2017 is ‘Good Feelings’. There will be a mixture of games, music, art and craft to keep the children engaged and having fun in a relaxed and inclusive atmosphere. If you wish to register to reserve a place (s) for this exciting and fun-filled opportunity […]
he Pantoloons are proud to present. ‘The Lie-On King’ a pantomime written by Joe Crisfield and directed by Margaret Bishop The evening will be fun for all the family and the panto supports the Daniel Spargo Mabbs Foundation and MERU. Dates: Wednesday 25th to Saturday 28th January 2017: Times: Wednesday to Saturday: 7.45pm and a Saturday […]
Church Grounds Grounds: The grounds are open and cars can now park in the church parking areas. There are a few items that need completion. Please note the following: Bollards: We are having to make adjustments to the timing of the bollards which may require them being down at times. Parking Bays: The majority of […]
December 2016 Dear Friends, 2016 will be remembered as a year of incredible change. Some of us will look back with personal joy at specific events but others still confuse and bewilder us. In the face of uncertainty the Church can seem irrelevant or powerless. But let us never forget that we have a great […]
Purley United Reformed Church – a new vision for a new year Recently the building work, apart from some ongoing improvements, was completed and the front of the church has now been updated and made more visible from Purley High Street. You will notice that a new notice board has replaced the two older notice […]
‘Light the way for people fleeing violence this Christmas’. More than 65 million people are currently fleeing from conflict and crisis. Forced out by the darkness and fear they are searching for safety and refuge. We can shine the light towards a brighter future.
The Angel Tree Programme: The programme supports prisoners in their family relationships by providing a way for them to give Christmas presents to their children. There are around 200,000 children in England and Wales with a parent in prison. Angel Tree is a very simple and incredibly rewarding way to help prisoners keep contact with […]
Croydon Women’s Aid: A charity that supports women and children who are the victims of domestic violence in Croydon and who campaign to end violence in the home. It offers temporary accommodation and support for women and children who are fleeing / experiencing domestic abuse. Staff offer skilled practical help, advice and emotional support to […]
This project, which is supported by Purley and Kenley Churches together, provides a Christmas lunch hamper to families in need, who would otherwise not have one.
CENTRAL AMERICA Partner update Christian Aid partner in El Salvador, the Salvadoran Ecology Unit (Unidad Ecológica Salvadoreña – UNES), together with environmental organisations, indigenous peoples and organised communities who all form part of the Mesoamerican Campaign for Climate Justice in El Salvador handed a proposal for a bill on Climate Change to the Legislative Assembly. […]