Part of URC Reading Group with Grange and Tilehurst United Reformed Churches


St Andrew's URC Reading

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Church Groups


Open House regular monthly get-togethers with a variety of events organised.


Women’s Guild twice monthly meetings, covering a variety of topics.


Fellowship Lunch

A monthly Fellowship Lunch Club is held on 4th Sunday of the month when members from St Andrew’s are joined by friends from St Luke’s and others to share lunch and fellowship together. 


Traidcraft a wide range of Traidcraft goods is available after morning service every week.


Social Activities

A wide range of activities are organised including Burns Night; Skittles and Quiz evenings; Church Summer Picnic and other events.


Other Groups

Reading Scottish Pipe Band has strong links with our church and meet and practice in our building on Monday evenings. See 'Useful Links' page


Scottish Country Dancing classes are held on Tuesday evenings (Starters) and Wednesday evenings (Intermediate) and you are invited to join them for a very enjoyable evening. See 'Useful Links' page

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Copyright  St. Andrew's URC, Reading 2017



Blood donor team will be at St Andrew's, Reading


on Wed 29th November and Mon 11th December 17

November 2017


Wed 1st    17.00   NHS Staff Class

                20.00   Joint Churches Planning group at Grange        

Fri 3rd       09.30   NCT Yoga Group  

                18.30   Prostate Cancer Support Group

Sat 4th      18.30   Joint Pastorate Barn Dance in Grange URC


Sun 5th     09.45   Singing Group meets

                 11.00   Communion          Revd John Downing

                 14.30   Imani Lutheran Church Service

Tue 7th      10.30   Open House Coffee Morning

Wed 8th     19.45   Elders Meeting

Thu 9th      14.00   Women's Guild


Sun 12th   10.45   Service of Remembrance

                                                            Revd Robert Barthram  

 Closing date for material for the December/January Newsletter                                                        

                 14.30   Imani Church Lutheran  Service

Tue 14th    14.00   Funeral Service for Mr Tom Ingram

Sat 18th                 Wessex Synod Meets


Sun 19th   11.00   Morning Service    Mr. Colin Ferguson &

                                                              Ms Phebe Mann

                 14.00   Royal Berks Hospital

                                  Intensive Care Unit Memorial Service 

                 16.30   German Lutheran Church Service

Tue 21st    19.45   Reformation Study Group commences

Wed 22nd  19,45   Worship & Mission group

Thu 23rd    14.00   Women's Guild

                 19.30   Reading Diabetes UK Support Group

Fri 24th      09.30  NCT Yoga Group


Sun 26th   11.00   Morning Service     Revd Robert Barthram

                 13.00   Lunch Club

                 14.30   Imani Lutheran Church Service

                 18.30   Evening Service in Tyrell Court  

Tue 28th    14.00   Bladder Cancer Support Group

                19.45   Reformation Study Group meets

Wed 29th   08.00  Blood Transfusion Service

Thu 30th     09.00  The Prince's Trust


December 2017


Fri 1st        18.30   Prostate Cancer Support Group


Sun 3rd     09.45   Singing group meets

                 11.00   Morning Service    Revd John Downing                                    

                 14.30   Imani Lutheran Church Service

                18.30   Advent Evening Communion          

Tue 5th      10.30   Open House Coffee Morning

Thu 7th        9.30   NCT Yoga Group

Fri 8th          9.30   NCT Yoga Group


Sun 10th    11.00  Junior Church Festival Service        

                  14.30   Imani Lutheran Church Service

Mon 11th    08.00  Blood Transfusion Service

Tue 12th      09.30  NCT Yoga Group

Thu 14th                 Women's Guild Christmas Lunch

Sat 16th       09.30   NCT Yoga Group


Sun 17th   11.00   Morning Service    Revd Robert Barthram

                 14.30  Living Nativity









Join us at Wesley Methodist, Watlington Street from 2.15pm                                                            

                 16.30   German Lutheran Church Service

Wed 20th   19.30  Scottish Dancers Christmas Party


Sun 24th    11.00  Service of Lessons and Carols

                                                           Revd Robert Barthram                    

                  14.30   Imani Lutheran Church Service

                  23.30   Christmas Eve Service

                              Refreshments from 10.45pm

Mon 25th   10.30   Christmas Day Family Service

                  19.45   Reformation Study Group meets


Sun 31st     11.00   Morning all Age Worship Ms Phebe Mann