Weekly Update #43: Sunday 24 January

St Columba’s United Reformed Church 30 Northumberland Square | North Shields | NE30 1PW Weekly Update #43: Sunday 24th January 2021 Hello from John I am standing in this week while Trevor is away on Study Leave, he returns in time to do Sunday’s service which is interesting; last week he prepared ‘The Weekly Update’ […]

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That They May be One

A sermon by the Reverend Trevor Jamison, based on one preached to a United Reformed Church congregation in Essex in 2008. John 17: 1-11   The world needs praying for. Every day our attention is caught by aspects of this world’s life that cry out for prayer. We see injustice and greed at work; hunger […]

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#RedWednesday

On Wednesday 28 November, St Columba’s Church building was lit up in red to mark #RedWednesday. A short service was held before our evening Church Meeting in support of a movement to protect, defend and restore freedom of religion and belief throughout the world, remembering those who suffer persecution.  We also saw a short video […]

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Joint August Services

Churches Together in North Shields once again organised joint evening services in August this year, with a variety of inspiring themes. It was good to meet up with friends from other churches, to swell our numbers, and give our preachers a break over the summer. On 2 August, we were at North Shields Methodist Church, […]

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Good Friday not washed out

Churches Together in North Shields were faced with a rare wet Good Friday this year, but did not let the weather beat us. A huge crowd of worshippers packed into St Columba’s Church for the service that would have been held in the open air of Northumberland Square.  The highlight was the presentation of a […]

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