This page deals mainly with the practicalities we are faced with during the pandemic. For more pastoral support and ideas for worship, please see the post entitled Resources for during Covid-19 pandemic
The URC is regularly updating advice to churches about Covid-19 (coronavirus).
Please keep an eye on the advice by following this link: https://urc.org.uk/latest-news/3365-urc-issues-coronavirus-advice-to-its-churches.html
Message from the Moderators of General Assembly: https://assemblymoderators.urc.org.uk/a-message-to-all-who-are-the-united-reformed-church/
16/03/2020 Letter from the Moderator: 2020 03 16 Covid-19 Letter to all
19/03/2020 Covid-19 Newsletter: 2020 03 19 Covid-19 newsletter
24/03/2020 Covid-19 Newsletter: 2020 03 24 Covid-19 newsletter
Government website advice available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response
Public Health England website information available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/public-health-england
From Penny Thatcher, Wessex Synod’s Lay Employment Advisor
Latest newsletter: Covid-19 Employment Briefing 4 URC
If you have any queries, do get in touch on my working days. If your query is more urgent you can contact ACAS direct. Details at https://www.acas.org.uk/contact .
[email protected] or 07910 601751 – Mon/Tue 8.30 am – 4.30 pm.
Latest update: 30/03/2020 13:37