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 2018



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


on Tuesday 21st August and 3rd September 18

August 2018


Fri 3rd       18.30     Prostate Cancer Support Group


Sun 5th    11.00     Morning Service            Revd John Downing

                14.30     Imani Lutheran Church Service


Sun 12th  11.00     Morning Service  Mr Colin Ferguson

                14.30     Imani Lutheran Church Service


Sun 19th   11.00    African Led Morning Service

                              Preacher - Revd Edwin Kibathi

                        of the Presbyterian Church of East Africa Outreach

                   Closing date for material for the September Newsletter  

                16.30    German Lutheran Church Service

Tue 21st   08.30    Blood Transfusion Service                        


Sun 26th  11.00    Morning Service               Mr Rob Lewis 

                      14.30 Imani Lutheran Church Service

September 2018


Fri 1st     18.30     Prostate Cancer Support Group


Sun 2nd    11.00    Holy Communion        Revd Robert Barthram

                 14.30     Imani Lutheran Church Service

Tue 3rd     08.30    Blood Transfusion Service

Tue 4th      10.30    Open House Coffee Morning

                 19.30    Organisational Board

Wed 5th     20.00    Joint Churches Planning Mtg in Grange URC

Thur 6th     09.30    NCT Study Group  

Fri 7th        08.00    NHS Training – Mental & Dental

Sat 8th       09.30    Junior Pipe Band

                 15.00     50th Anniversary of Ordination of Julian Macro

                               Celebration Event in London Street URC,



Sun 9th     11.00     Morning Service      Revd John Downing

                 14.30     Imani Lutheran Church Service

Mon 10th    09.00    NHS Learning

Wed 12th   19.45    Elders’ Meeting

Thu 13th     14.00   Women’s Guild


Sun 16th   11.00    Morning Service    Revd Robert Barthram

                  Closing date for material for the October Newsletter

                 16.30     German Lutheran Church Service

Fri 21st       09.30    NCT Baby Massage


Sun 23rd  11.00    Harvest Festival Service   Mr Robert Lewis  

                 13.00    Lunch Club

                 14.30    Imani Lutheran Church

Tue 25th    12.30    Bladder Cancer Support Group

Wed 26th   19.45    Worship and Mission Group

Thu 27th    12.00    Women’s Guild

                  19.30   Reading Diabetic UK Group

Sat 29th     18.30   Joint Pastorate Barn Dance in Grange URC


Sun 30th  11.00    Morning Service   Revd Stephen Thornton