Weekly Update #40: Sunday 20 December

St Columba’s United Reformed Church 30 Northumberland Square | North Shields | NE30 1PW Weekly Update #40: Sunday 20th December 2020 From the Minister                Four Advent candles burning… I was once part of an ecumenical meeting for one hundred and fifty clergy (50 Anglican, 50 Roman Catholic, 50 “Free […]

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Zoom Nativity Service – Sunday 20 December

St Columba’s United Reformed Church, North Shields Zoom Nativity Service – Sunday 20th December at 5pm Photo by Debby Hudson on Unsplash You are invited to our thirty-minute interactive Zoom Nativity Service To join in, please register at nativity@stcolumbas-urc.org.uk  Zoom codes will be sent to you You can come dressed as a nativity character of […]

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Weekly Update #39: Sunday 13 December

St Columba’s United Reformed Church 30 Northumberland Square | North Shields | NE30 1PW Weekly Update #39: Sunday 13th December 2020 From the Minister                Three Advent candles burning… A ministerial colleague of mine used to be part of a team that wrote and published support material for worship […]

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Nativity 2017

  Children from Junior Church and Messy Church came together to present a nativity play on the morning of Sunday 17 December, dressed as Mary and Joseph, angels, shepherds and kings from the Gospel stories.  They performed very well, with a prayerful Mary and a bashful shepherd. We were reminded that the very first Christmas […]

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Nativity and Baptism

Our Nativity play on 20 December was unusual for three reasons. Firstly, it began with a baptism.  It was great to see little George and all of his family and friends come together to celebrate, and to pray for his growing up in the faith. Secondly, as each character of the play came on stage, […]

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