COP26 and Beyond

On Sunday 5 September, which was Climate Sunday, the visiting preacher Ian Fletcher led the service on the theme of climate and the service was registered with Churches Together. The Climate Sunday campaign team recently sent us an update on the Climate Sunday Campaign and refers to COP26 and after. Dear Purley United Reformed Church […]

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Commitment for Life – Moving Stories from Central America – November / December 2021 newsletter – ‘Poverty Facts: El Salvador’.

There are stories of hope across the World – Purley United Reformed Church in partnership with the United Reform Church focus on Central America – here is the latest newsletter for November / December 2021. For more information about Commitment for Life and the work that is being done across the World to give communities […]

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Christmas Projects for 2021 – Churches Together in Purley and Kenley

PURLEY & KENLEY CHURCHES TOGETHER will again be supporting the local community at Christmas.   Last year’s delivery of vouchers, in place of the Christmas Lunch on Jesus hampers, was very well received and, due to the current uncertain circumstances, we will once again be giving Aldi supermarket vouchers to 100 local families so that […]

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Russell’s Monthly Newsletter – September 2021 – ‘A New Academic Year ……’

Dear Friends, How is it September already? They say time flies when you are enjoying yourself. Perhaps that phrase needs to be reworded to say: time flies when you are dealing with a global pandemic! At least with the start of a new academic year we can begin to see signs that life at church […]

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World Suicide Prevention Day

Today (10 September) marks World Suicide Prevention Day – a global initiative to raise awareness and help prevent death by suicide. This is a difficult and challenging topic for some people to talk about – but we need to be more open about suicide. Increasing awareness, being direct and having open conversations will address the […]

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Commitment for Life – Moving Stories from Central America – September / October 2021 newsletter – ‘Why Poverty’?

There are stories of hope across the World – Purley United Reformed Church in partnership with the United Reform Church focus on Central America – here is the latest newsletter for September / October 2021. For more information about Commitment for Life and the work that is being done across the World to give communities […]

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