News – Wombourne URC

SAFEGUARDING POLICY 2021

SAFEGUARDING POLICY FOR THE LOCAL CHURCH LOCAL CHURCH: Wombourne URC SYNOD: West Midlands Synod INTRODUCTION Safeguarding is taken seriously by Wombourne United Reformed Church. We acknowledge children’s and adults’ right to protection from abuse regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexuality or beliefs. We consider that the welfare of children is paramount. We will follow legislation, […]

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Wombourne URC History

1815 Non-conformity at the beginning of the 19th century was beginning to be well established. By 1813 “Protestant Dissenters” called “Independents” (later to be called Congregationalists) worshipped at Queen Street Chapel in Wolverhampton; certain members of the congregation were Wombourne residents. These included Mr and Mrs Stephens, who lived in a cottage on High Street […]

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Eco -Church updates

WE are a BRONZE Award winning PASTORATE with ECO-CHURCH WELL DONE SMESTOW BROOK GROUP PASTORATE Let’s hear a little from the Eco-Church website about what Eco-Church is all about: “Churches complete the unique online Eco Survey about how they are caring for God’s earth in different areas of their life and work. The answers a […]

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URC’s STEPWISE has been launched…find out more

Introducing Stepwise The link to the URC Stepwise website can be found here. Welcome to Stepwise, the United Reformed Church’s intergenerational discipleship programme. From here you can read our leaflet to get an overview of what’s involved, and watch an introductory video. A collection of Frequently Asked Questions will explain more. Stepwise will become available on […]

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Fairtrade Pastorate CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations!   We have been certified a Fairtrade Pastorate St Andrew’s URC, Swindon URC and Wombourne URC have each received their Fairtrade Church status This has been something that we have been working towards for 2 years and we have ACHIEVED OUR GOAL. Thank you to everyone who has worked to make this possible Below […]

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Wombourne URC MESSY CHURCH

WOMBOURNE URC MESSY CHURCH   Church for families with primary aged children If your children are between 5-11 years old please come along to Wombourne URC MESSY Church (younger or older siblings welcome) It is a time of fun, crafting, family friendly worship and a meal 2nd Tuesday of each month* 4-6pm  at Wombourne URC (High […]

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