In March, the Revd Kevin Watson will lead services at St Andrew’s United Reformed Church, North Tyneside and Meersbrook Park URC, Sheffield. He will also visit the Whitby area, North Yorkshire, preach at Flowergate URC, Whitby, and attend the Yorkshire Synod meeting.
Alan Yates will visit Burnham-on-Crouch URC, Essex, and join the ‘Moving Mountains’ evangelism initiative in Cumbria. Mr Yates will also attend a risk management review meeting and represent the URC at a service marking the 125th anniversary of the French Protestant Church’s inaugural service in Soho Square, London.
Both moderators will attend Mission Council, from 19 to 21 March, attend a meeting to judge entries to the 2018 Community Project Awards, sponsored by Congregational Insurance, and be interviewed by the Editor of Reform magazine (the resultant article will be published in the April edition.)
In February, Alan Yates will: meet with a representative from the Presbyterian Church of Taiwan, in London; conduct worship at Aston Tirrold United Reformed Church, Oxfordshire, and visit Northern College – one of the URC’s three resource centres for learning, Manchester. Both moderators will attend a meeting of the URC Trust. The Revd Kevin Watson has no additional Assembly Moderator appointments this month.
In December, the Revd Kevin Watson will preach at Upton by Chester United Reformed Church, Cheshire, and Mr Alan Yates will visit Chesham URC, Buckinghamshire; Burnham URC, Essex and Trinity High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Mr Yates will also attend a URC Trust meeting.
In January, Mr Watson will attend the URC Youth Assembly at Whitemoor Lakes, Staffordshire. Mr Yates will attend the Churches’ Mutual Credit Union’s AGM and a planning meeting for the ‘Moving Mountains’ Cumbrian Mission. He will also visit the Mid Northumbrian Partnership. Both moderators will attend a Mission Council Advisory Group meeting.