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 Transfusion Service team will next be at


St Andrew's, Reading on Monday  17th December 18

October 2018


Mon 2nd   10.30     Open House- Coffee Morning

Fri 5th       18.30     Prostate Cancer Support Group

Sat 6th      13.30    Jumble Sale (Helpers from 11.00am)


Sun 7th    11.00     Morning Service         Revd Robert Barthram

                14.30     Imani Lutheran Church Service

Thu 11th   14.00     Women’s Guild

Fri 12th     09.30     NCT Baby Massage

Sat 13th    09.30     NCT Study Group  

                10.00     Wessex Synod Meets  

                                        Church on the Heath Elvetham Heath


Sun 14th  11.00    Morning Service         Revd Ken Blanton

                12.30    Quarterly Church Meeting

                Closing date for material for the November Newsletter

                14.30    Imani Lutheran Church Service          

                19.00    South Berkshire Singers

                            October Festival of Song      

                             In aid of James Kinyanjui Medical Appeal

                             at the Mayo Clinic in the USA

Mon 15th  19.30    Organist Guild Meeting

                19.30    Reading Scottish Pipe Band

Tue 16th   19.45    Calvin Study Group

Wed 17th 12.30     Bladder Cancer Support Group

Sat 20th   09.30    Junior Pipe Band


Sun 21st  11.00    Morning Service            Dr Scott Wheeler  

                12.45    Church Lunch for everyone - See Sign-up sheet

                16.00    German Lutheran Church Service

Thu 25th   12.00    Women’s Guild

Sat 27th    10.00   Autumn Church Clean – See Sign-up Sheet


Sun 28th  11.00    Morning Service            Dr Michael Pickles

                13.00    Lunch Club

                14.30    Imani Lutheran Church

Tue 30th   19.45   Calvin Study Group

November 2018


Fri 1st      18.30     Prostate Cancer Support Group


Sun 4th    11.00    Elders Induction and Holy Communion

                                                                 Revd Robert Barthram                                                                      

                14.30     Imani Lutheran Church Service

Tue 6th     10.30    Open House Coffee Morning

                19.45    Calvin Study Group

Thur 8th   14.00     Women’s Guild

Fri 9th       09.30    NCT Baby Massage

Sat 12th    09.30    Junior Pipe Band


Sun 11th   09.45    Singing Group meets

                 10.45    Service of Remembrance    

                                                                  Revd John Downing

                 Closing date for material for the December Newsletter

                 14.30     Imani Lutheran Church Service

Mon 10th    09.00    NHS Learning

Wed 14th   19.45    Elders’ Meeting

Thu 15th     14.00    Women’s Guild

                  19.30    Organisational Board  


Sun 18th  11.00    Morning Service         Mr Colin Ferguson

                 14.00    RBH Intensive Care Memorial Service

                16.30    German Lutheran Church Service

Tue 20th   19.45    Calvin Study Group

Fri 21st      09.30    NCT Baby Massage


Sun 25th  11.00   St Andrew's Day Service  

                                                                  Revd Robert Barthram  

                 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