Weekly Update #22: Sunday 16 August

St Columba’s United Reformed Church 30 Northumberland Square | North Shields | NE30 1PW Weekly Update #22: Sunday 16th August 2020 From the Minister – St Columba’s Masked Movers and Makers in Action As part of the preparations for recommencing worship in our church building, on Monday evening a team of volunteers moved all the chairs from […]

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Remembrance

As part of our morning service on Sunday 8 November, we brought forward poppy crosses in memory of church members who had been killed in the two world wars. The service was made up of a series of short readings and reflections by several members of the congregation, looking towards the ultimate vision of a […]

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Remembering All Saints

All Saints’ Day fell on a Sunday this year, and so our morning worship on 1 November included a remembrance of the saints who have gone before us, and in particular dearly-loved members and friends of our church who have passed away.  As part of the service, we were invited to come forward and light […]

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Japan Jamboree

One of our Scouts took part in the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan this summer. Thomas returned to tell the church about this amazing experience, and to thank us for our support.  During the morning service on 18 October, he gave a very interesting presentation on this event. Thomas attended as part of a […]

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Harvest Festival 2015

St Columba’s Church was fuller than usual for harvest festival on Sunday 4 October, with beavers, cubs, scouts, rainbows, brownies, guides and friends augmenting the congregation. The children and young people played an active part in the service, acting out a dramatic re-telling of the parable of the sower, competing to make mashed potato, and […]

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