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Elvis has entered the building….

May 20th, 2019 · Comments Off on Elvis has entered the building….

The United Reformed Church in Helensburgh was in the middle of an Afternoon Tea on Saturday when suddenly, “ELVIS ENTERED THE BUILDING” to eveyone’s amazement. They were “ALL SHOOK UP” but had a wonderful time.

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Messy Church gets a link on the URC website

March 22nd, 2019 · Comments Off on Messy Church gets a link on the URC website

Our Helensburgh Messy Church and the recent double page spread in the Helensburgh Advertiser features in the Good news Stories of the URC website

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Synod of Scotland

March 11th, 2019 · Comments Off on Synod of Scotland

The National Synod of Scotland will gather from 15th to 17th March for a residential meeting at Tulliallan. Representatives from each of our congregations will be attending together to worship, study and discuss all matters we have in common.

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HURC in the local paper…

February 6th, 2019 · Comments Off on HURC in the local paper…

Christmas Tree Festival & Enable Messy Church

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Kevin the Carrot Nativity

January 7th, 2019 · Comments Off on Kevin the Carrot Nativity

Perhaps the world’s first Kevin the Carrot Nativity set was ‘made manifest’ on Epiphany at our Church – made from carrot christmas tree decorations of an angel, a shepherd with a couple of sheep, three kings bearing gifts as well as the holy family with a baby carrot Jesus. This unique new set adds to […]

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Creationtide Service 20th Sept

September 14th, 2018 · Comments Off on Creationtide Service 20th Sept

Eco Congregation Scotland Helensburgh and Lomond Network Thursday 20th Sept 7:30pm Evening Worship for Creationtide St Michael and All Angels  – William St. Helensburgh Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad; let the sea resound, and all that is in it. Let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them; let all the trees of the […]

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Wedding Dresses through the ages

September 14th, 2018 · Comments Off on Wedding Dresses through the ages

We are holding a display of wedding dresses through the ages on Friday 14th (16:00-19:00) & Saturday 15th September (10:00-17:00).  If you’re interested in booking our church building or our hall for your event, or if you would like to talk to our minister, Rev Mitchell Bunting, about getting married, please contact us.  email: John […]

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Joint Service in Dumbarton

April 30th, 2018 · Comments Off on Joint Service in Dumbarton

On Sunday 29th April the congregation of Helensburgh URC travelled by coach and car to be part of a joint service with Dumbarton URC and St Augustine Scottish Episcopal Church in Dumbarton. The service was led by our minister & Kenny Macaulay, Rector of St Augustine. Members of Dumbarton URC took part.

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Tree Festival supports the work of Oxfam

January 18th, 2018 · Comments Off on Tree Festival supports the work of Oxfam

Half of the funds raised at the recent Christmas Tree Festival have been passed on to Oxfam with representatives from Oxfam and the local Oxfam shop coming to meet members of the congregation yesterday.

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New Minister for Helensburgh URC

October 14th, 2017 · Comments Off on New Minister for Helensburgh URC

Rev Mitchell Bunting (Bungie) was inducted as the new minister of Dumbarton United Reformed Church and Helensburgh United Reformed Church on Saturday 7th October 2017. This new joint pastorate will build on existing ecumenical relationships in both towns and in addition seek closer cooperation in mission with neighbouring URC congregations in Drumchapel and  Clydebank. For […]

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