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Synod Meeting March 2017

Questions on Finance and Property

View the report from the sessions at Oadby and Sherwood URCs in the Autumn of 2016 organised by The Finance and Property Group.

URC joins Churches' Mutual Credit Union

The United Reformed Church has joined the Churches’ Mutual Credit Union (CMCU),
enabling ministers, elders and congregations to invest savings in it,
funding affordable loans to people who might otherwise have to use payday lenders.


Pulpit Supply Refunds from Church House

Please see below information from Church House amending the provisions in The Plan for Partnership


Vacancy Relief

At the Synod meeting held on 19 March 2016 a report was considered about the ending of vacancy relief.

After full debate and consideration Synod passed the following resolution by consensus - 

Synod approves that Vacancy Relief be terminated in the East Midlands, with effect from 31 December 2016.


Created 09/05/2016

David J Greatorex - Treasurer



Synod Meeting: March 2016

Synod in Christ Church Leicester

The East Midlands Synod
of The United Reformed Church

Saturday 19 March 2016

Managing Cash and Investments

Church Treasurers were offered the privilege of attending a seminar put on for us by CCLA on 10 December 2015. 

Heather Lamont, Director, Client Investments at CCLA gave a presentation and she has agreed to allow publication of this on our web site.

I hope it can be of use to you.

David J Greatorex

16 February 2016








October 2015 Synod: The Future of the United Reformed Church


What is the Spirit saying to the Churches?  The Future of the United Reformed Church

Report of the discussion at the meeting of the East Midlands Synod on 10th October 2015 held at The Crossing Church, Worksop

Synod Meeting Autumn 2015

The East Midlands Synod
of The United Reformed Church

Saturday 10 Oct 2015 at the Crossing
United Reformed & Methodist Church, Worksop

Read the report of the
The Future of the United Reformed Church


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