On Saturday 2nd December 2017 10am-12 noon there was a coffee morning, which included traidcraft stalls and cake stall. Money raised will go to Traidcraft for their work. There will also be a stall collecting old and broken jewellery to send to traidcraft for them to use to raise funds for their work. A small […]
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On Sunday October 15th 2017 there was a Harvest Festival Service at 10.30am, where dried and packet foods were brought and after the service given to the local Food Bank. After the morning festival there was a hunger lunch and donations were given to Commitment For Life which this year we are looking at work […]
On Saturday 7th October 2017 10am-12 noon Coffee Morning with Stalls for Samaritan’s Purse Charity Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box appeal to send overseas shoe boxes filled with presents to children for Christmas. Over £443.94 was raised for this charity Display board giving information about Operation Christmas Child One of the stalls selling items to […]
This is the Church’s first Family Day. Bring a Friend! Come and have fun with us. Sunday 20th August. Dip in and out as suits you. Timetable 10.30am Breakout Church 1pm Bring Picnic and we will go to Singleton Park, weather permitting. Fun all age activities (eg quoits, giant snakes and ladders ets) 3pm Back […]
On Monday, 17th July at 7pm in the Wesley Room, Ian Ledgard presented an illustrated talk on his trip to the Holy Land. Ian Ledgard is the Treasurer of the URC Community Development Project and his illustrated talk was about his visit to Jerusalem and the Holy Land. He does not charge a fee, but […]
Our young people are organizing fund raising to twin toilets of our church with toilets in less developed countries. At present they have raised enough money by cake sales and sales of Christmas decorations to twin two of our toilets. To continue their fund raising they had people guess how many balloons would fit in […]
Easter Sunday services was at 10.30 am when Holy Communion was celebrated and the evening service was 6.30pm. All were Welcome The area in front of the pulpit had the scene shown on Good Friday was transformed with Tea lights and flowers. The tombs stone was rolled away and inside was a candle. In the […]
Maundy Thursday Communion 7.30pm. A service with a difference, starting in joy as we recall the celebration of the Passover. Continuing in remembrance as we recall how the Passover was for Jesus, the Last Supper he shared with his disciples and how he washed their feet as an act of service. We finish in silence […]
A Quiz Night and Buffet was held at the Mumbai Indian Restaurant, Mill Lane, Blackpill, Swansea Monday 27th March 2017. Ticket proceeds were for Church Funds. A great night was had by 64 people who attended. Our thanks to Ian, our Question Master, Judith his helper and the Mumbai Restaurant for making it such a […]
This Coffee Morning on Saturday 4th February 2017 10am-12noon. helped raise funds to support the URC Swansea Region “Churches-in-Community” Project. The morning raised £280. This Project is based mainly on a wide range of Community Development Activities carried out in the URC churches at ChristWell, Carmarthen Road and Gowerton. These activities include: (i) “The Memories […]
On Christmas Eve at 3pm: Ready, Steady Christmas Service If you aren’t able to come to the later Christmas Communion, then come along to this alternative Christmas Eve Service. 11.30pm: Christmas Communion “When the world was dark, and the city was quiet, God crept in beside us”. This quiet, communion service is in many ways […]
At the Harvest service on 16th October 2016 there was a very big collection of food for Swansea food bank. Adding to the regular weekly collections to this charity. The windows were decorated to show gifts people have. On the Communion table was bread shaped as a wheat sheaf, salt, water and coal. Window representing […]
Craft Sale and Coffee Morning on Saturday 5th November 2016. 10am – 12 noon. Proceeds for Church Funds. This event raised over £650 Some of the items for sale The Commemorative mugs for sale. To mark the joining of Sketty Methodist Church and Bethel URC to become an Ecumenical partnership Uniting Church Sketty.
On Friday 8th July at 7.30pm Abbey Players are presenting ‘Songs from the Shows’ in the Methodist Church building. Dillwen Road, Sketty. Tickets £5 either at door or reserve by emailing email@example.com. Proceeds 50% for Abbey Players and 50% for Zambuko ra Jehovah, Aids orphans in Zambarwe.
In the evening service of 8th November 2015 we remembered those we had loved. This was the poppies on the font There were 4 different prayer stations This used the children’s short story of Water bugs and dragonflies to explain death to children. Prayer Action was to colour the dragonfly. As you do so […]
A Flower Festival held on 29th May-31st May 2015 to celebrate the formal joining of Bethel United Reformed Church and Sketty Methodist Church to become Uniting Church Sketty. Some of the 13floral displays The Parable of the Prodigal Son The Nativity The Crucifixion/Resurrection The Sermon on the Mount