East Midlands Synod
The United Reformed Church has joined the Churches’ Mutual Credit Union (CMCU),
enabling ministers, elders and congregations to invest savings in it,
funding affordable loans to people who might otherwise have to use payday lenders.
Please see below information from Church House amending the provisions in The Plan for Partnership
At the Synod meeting held on 19 March 2016 a report was considered about the ending of vacancy relief.
After full debate and consideration Synod passed the following resolution by consensus -
Synod approves that Vacancy Relief be terminated in the East Midlands, with effect from 31 December 2016.
David J Greatorex - Treasurer
Church Treasurers were offered the privilege of attending a seminar put on for us by CCLA on 10 December 2015.
Heather Lamont, Director, Client Investments at CCLA gave a presentation and she has agreed to allow publication of this on our web site.
I hope it can be of use to you.
David J Greatorex
16 February 2016
UNITED REFORMED CHURCH EAST MIDLANDS SYNOD
What is the Spirit saying to the Churches? The Future of the United Reformed Church
Report of the discussion at the meeting of the East Midlands Synod on 10th October 2015 held at The Crossing Church, Worksop
Read the report of the
The Future of the United Reformed Church
Francis Brienen gave her presentation to March 2014 Synod from this script:She began by sharing the story of how she came to be part of the URC.
The Stewardship Subcommittee received very positive feedback.