On Sunday October 15th 2017 there will be a Harvest Festival Service at 10.30am, where dried and packet foods will be brought and given to the local Food Bank. After the morning festival there will be a hunger lunch and donations will be given to Commitment For Life which this year we are looking at […]
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 £400 was raised for this charity
A MacMillan Coffee Morning will be held on Friday 29th September 2017 10am-12 noon. This raised over £400 and the ‘Brave the Shave’ over £900
Saturday 2nd September 2017 Coffee Morning 10am-12noon. Stalls Proceeds for Save the Children. This coffee morning made over £400 for Save the Children
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 […]
Our young people have been involved in a toilet twinning project twinning toilets here with ones over seas. For their latest effort of twinning they twinned a school toilet block in Zambia. They did a sponsored bike ride on 7th July to raise more money to twin toilets.
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 […]
A Coffee Morning were be held on Saturday 5th August 2017 from 10am-12 noon.
Coffee Morning Saturday 1st July 2017, 10am – 12 noon.
On friday 30th June 2017 at 7.30pm was a concert – Songs from the Shows- by the Abbey Players. This concert was enjoyed by 80 people,
A strawberry Tea was held on Saturday 10th June, indoors because of rain.
On Saturday 3rd June there was a Coffee Morning from with Proceeds for Marie Curie. £350 was raised
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 […]
Saturday 6th May 2017 Coffee Morning 10am – 12 noon for Christian Aid
On Friday 5th March 2017 7.30pm a Concert was held for Hands up for Downs. A varied programme given by Gwalia Singers and Alan Sykes on the organ. Tickets £8 A Thank you from one of the Trustees A sincere thank you to everyone who contributed to making a success of our evening with the […]
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 […]
Good Friday Vigil was held on April 14th at 2.30pm. The World may go on as if it is just another day. We know it is not. We watch and wait at the foot of the cross. The area in front of the pulpit was decorated to show the three crosses on the hill, with […]
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 […]
Coffee Morning on 1st April 2017, 10am-12 noon, in Uniting Church Sketty Wesley Building. Cakes, China and book sale, to raise money for the East Africa Crisis Appeal.
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 […]
A Coffee Morning will be held on Saturday 4th March 2017 10am-12 noon. Proceeds for Petifor Trust,
Sketty Madcaps will be performing a Pantomime in the evenings of Thursday 9th, 7.30pm Friday 10th 7.30pm and Saturday 11th February 2017 2pm and 7pm. Tickets Adults £6, Children £3. Proceeds Circuit Project Zambuko ra Jehova
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 […]
Sunday 18th December 10.30am Nativity Service Our children and young people will once again present the ancient story of the birth of Jesus – but as ever with a modern twist.
Christmas Day 10am Family Service Bring a present with you to our family service when we celebrate together the birth of Christ. How else would you want to start your Christmas Day?!
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 […]
A candle light Carol service will be held on Sunday evening 18th December 2016 at 6,30pm. All are welcome. It will be followed by ‘Just Desserts’ . We share together a variety of desserts and fellowship.
On Sunday 18th December 2016 ‘Just Dessert’ (An assortment of puddings) will be served after the Candle Light Carol Service.
On Saturday 3rd December 2016 10am – 12 noon a Coffee Morning and Mince Pies.
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 […]
Stories of Justice and Hope from Nicaragua, Palestine and the Dalits, in word, picture and songs with Garth Hewitt, on Saturday 12th November at 7.30pm. Tickets £10 Concessions £8.
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.
After morning Harvest Service on Sunday 16th October 2016, Hunger Lunch of bread and cheese. Donations for Zamboko Ra Jehovah, the Methodist Circuit Project for group of Aids orphans in Zimbabwe. This raised over £480 for this charity.
A Coffee morning in aid of Operation Christmas Child Saturday 1st October 2016 10am-12noon. This raised over £400 to aid this charity
Coffee morning proceeds for Save the Children Saturday 3rd September 2016 10am-12 noon
On Friday 16th September at 7.30pm there will be a concert at Uniting Church Sketty, given by Morriston Ladies’ Choir to raise funds for Muscular Dystrophy. The choir will be supported by two talented cellists – Catrin Johnson and Stefan Ortega-Davies. Tickets are £5.
Macmillan Coffee Morning Friday 23rd September 2016 10am – 12 noon
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.
Coffee Morning and book sale on Saturday 2nd July 2016 10am to 12 noon at Sketty Methodist building. Proceeds for Zambuko ra Jehovah (Aids orphans in Zimbabwe) the Methodist Circuit project
On Friday 13th November 2015 we held a coffee morning and craft fayre in Uniting Church Sketty’s Bethel Hall. Some of the craft items which members of the craft group and others had made and were for sale
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 […]
On Saturday afternoon, 18th July 2015 we held a Strawberry Tea, in the garden of one of our members. […]
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