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 2019



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St Andrew's, Reading on Monday 15th April 19

April 2019


Tue 2nd     10.30   Open House - Coffee Morning

                  19.45   Lent Group Continues

Wed 3rd     19.30   Organisational Board

Fri 5th        18.30   Prostate Cancer Support Group


Sun 7th      11.00   Morning Service            Revd Robert Barthram

                  14.30    Imani Lutheran Church Service

Tue 9th      19.30   Annual Church Meeting

Thu 11th     14.00   Women’s Guild


Sun 14th   11.00   Morning Service            Mr Colin Ferguson

                              Closing date for material for the May Newsletter

                  12.30   CTR Procession and Celebration in Broad Street

                  14.30    Imani Lutheran Church Service

Mon 15th    08.00   Blood Transfusion Service

Tue 16th     19.45   Lent Group - Final Meeting

Thu 18th     19.30   Maundy Thursday Service at Abbey Baptist  

Fri 19th                   Good Friday


Sun 21st    08.00    CTR Easter Day service in Forbury Gardens


11.00    Easter Day Service                        Revd Robert Barthram

                  16.30    German Lutheran Church Service

Tue 23th     14.00    Bladder Cancer Support Group

Wed 24th    19.45   Worship and Mission

Thu 25th     12.00   Women’s Guild

                  19.30    Reading Diabetic UK Group


Sun 28th   11.00    Morning Service          Revd John Downing

                  13.00    Lunch Club  

                  14.30    Imani Lutheran Church


May 2019



Fri 3rd     18.30   Prostate Cancer Support Group


Sun 5th   11.00   Holy Communion    

                                       Dr Scott Wheeler /Revd Robert Barthram

               14.30   Imani Lutheran Church Service

Tue 7th    10.30   Open House - Coffee Morning

                20.00  Joint Pastorate Group Meeting at Tilehurst URC

Wed 8th   19.45   Elders Meeting

Sat 11th    09.30  Pipe Youth Band

                10.30  Junior Church Leaders Meeting


                18.00   'One World' Social Event

                             Sharing Food and Fellowship


12-18th                  Christian Aid Week


Sun 12th  11.00   Morning Service                      Dr Scott Wheeler

                            Junior Church Picnic

                            Closing date for material for the June Newsletter

                14.30    Imani Lutheran Church Service

Sat 18th    10.30   Church Spring Clean


Sun 19th  11.00    Morning Service                     Revd David Witts

               14.00     RBH Intensive Care Memorial Service

                16.30     German Lutheran Church Service

Thu 23rd   12.00     Women’s Guild


Sun 26th   11.00   Church Anniversary Service   Mr Robert Lewis

                 13.00    Lunch Club

                 14.30    Imani Lutheran Church

Tue 28th    14.30    Bladder Cancer Support Group