Information that you may need during these unusual times
All of these documents may be downloaded below.
Covid-19 Briefing from Anthony Collins Solicitors
You may download below a briefing note from external solicitors, Anthony Collins, in connection with the COVID-19 outbreak. The briefing note has been prepared specifically for churches, taking into account current issues affecting local churches.
If there is anything specific that you would like to discuss, in connection with any issue that you are currently handling as a result of COVID-19, then please do not hesitate to contact us in the first instance:-
Message from Simon Peters, Walking the Way Project Manager
Just to let you know that Walking the Way has released a Covid-19 booklet, ‘Continuing to support each other’, which is now available here: https://bit.ly/3awOLYX
Please share this amongst your networks and encourage people to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7520 2718 to share their own stories and experiences.
Many Thanks and Best Wishes
Health and Safety Advice for Churches
The following advice has been provided by the Synod Health & Safety Advisers (SST). If you have any immediate questions about this advice, please direct them to David Skipp: email@example.com.
For Children and Youth
In response to the current situation, a group from our team of synod-level workers (CYDO+) and Church House staff came together; knowing that people are inundated with online recommendations of things to do while staying safe at home, but at the same time wanting to provide material for those looking for something particularly URC in nature.
And so we are delighted to bring you
This will be published weekly and available on our website https://urc.org.uk/resources-for-children-and-youth and URCLE https://moodle.urc.org.uk/course/view.php?id=208 pages.
It will also be distributed by synod teams to those who request it.
Families on Faith Adventures @ home is designed to support families of all generations as they experience, explore and express faith together through the week. It is a ‘pick and mix’ of activities, games, prayers and challenges based around a story from the Bible and draws on materials from our non-uniformed children’s groups Pilots and FOFA.
Simply complete the form below and we’ll aim to respond within one hour (during office hours).