About Thames North Synod
The Synod consists of 136 local churches and therefore the purpose of the Synod is to support the mission and ministry of those churches.
By working together, it is possible for local churches to do more than they could by working on their own.
Our Main Areas of Collaborative Work
Sharing the resources of minister and other church leaders, between churches.
Sharing Good Practice
In areas such as children’s and youth work.
Financing the mission initiatives of churches.
In managing and developing church buildings.
Discovering and developing new leaders.
Employing Specialist Staff
With expertise in areas such as children’s and youth work, evangelism and church growth, training and urban church ministry.
More about Thames North Synod
The Synod Staff is made up of full time employees of the URC.
A comprehensive list of all Thames North Synod Committees.
What We Do
Synods undertake a wide range of functions to support local churches.
There are around 1500 local URC’s across England, Scotland and Wales.