Uniting Church Sketty ‘Worship from Home’ for Sunday 3rd May 2020 We are very grateful to Rev Pam Cram who has prepared these thoughts for us. During lockdown, these sheets have been going to the congregations of both Sketty and Clydach. In order to reflect a more ‘normal’ preaching pattern (ie not me every week!), […]
Uniting Church Sketty ‘Worship from Home’ for Sunday 26th April 2020 Prepared with you all in my prayers by Rev Leslie Opening Prayers The Lord is risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia! Loving God, we thank you that you come and meet us where we are. We thank you that you break through locked doors, […]
There is a mistake at the beginning of the video. The date should read 19th April 2020 not 23rd April 2020
Uniting Church Sketty ‘Worship from Home’ for Sunday 19th April 2020 We are very grateful to Rev John Atkinson who has prepared these thoughts for us. During lockdown, these sheets have been going to the congregations of both Sketty and Clydach. In order to reflect a more ‘normal’ preaching pattern (ie not me every week!), […]
Uniting Church Sketty ‘Worship from Home’ for Easter Sunday 2020 Prepared with you in my thoughts, by Rev Leslie You may like to have to hand a small cup of juice and a small piece of bread (or perhaps a cup of tea and a piece of chocolate!?). This isn’t Holy Communion as such, but […]
Rev. Leslie speaks to us on 5th April 2020.
Rev. Leslie speaks to us on 29th March 2020.
On Saturday 4th April 2020 the a Coffee Morning run by the Pettifor Trust has had to be cancelled
On Saturday 14th March 2020 at 7.30pm Garth Hewitt should have given a concert. Due to the outbreak of Coronavirus the concert had to be cancelled.
On Saturday 7th March 2020 there was a Coffee Morning from 10am-12noon. Proceeds are for Commitment for Life, This raised over £600
On Ash Wednesday 24th February Pancakes were served at 6.30pm and there was a short Ash Wednesday Service at 7.30pm. Proceeds from donations for Pancakes were given to Marie Curie.
On Wednesday 19th February 2020 There was Fair Trade Coffee Morning 10am-12noon.
On Saturday 1st February 2020 there was ‘Go Orange’ coffee Morning 10am-12noon. Proceeds for Muscular Dystrophy . This raised over £500 for the charity
On Thursday 23rd January 2020 at 7.15pm Gower Chorale presented Handel’s Messiah. Tickets were £6. This was a very enjoyable evening. There were many complements to the choir, conductor and organist.
Christmas Day Wednesday 25th December 2019 10am Family Celebration Service. It’s Christmas Day, Come and join the celebration. It’s a very special Day. All Welcome
Christmas Eve Communion Tuesday 24th December 2019 11.30pm. When the world was dark and the city was quiet God crept in beside us. All Welcome.
On Christmas Eve Tuesday 24th December 2019 at 3pm there was a Christingle Service. A short, informal, interactive service for all ages when we hear the story again and make our own Christingles. All Welcome
On Sunday 15th December 2019 at 6pm there was a “Blue” Christmas. The Christmas season is hard for those whose hearts are hurting. You are not alone. “Blue” Christmas is a gentle, contemplative service for those who are carrying pain or loss or anxiety. All Welcome
On Sunday 15th December 2019 at 10.30am The Christmas Story was presented, with the participation of people of all ages. A Nativity with a difference.
On 22nd December 2019 following the Carol Service there will be ‘Just Deserts’. Lovely desserts to try. Donations were for Methodist project of Ty Ogof Recovery Housing in Swansea. Over £600 was raised
On Sunday 22nd December 2019 there will be a Candle lit Carol Service at 6pm. The church will be lit by candles alone as we prepare for Christmas by singing traditional carols. All Welcome
A coffee morning was held on Saturday 7th December 2019 from 10am-12noon. Proceeds are for Refugees and Asylum seekers. Over £500 was raised
On Sunday 13th October 2019 at 10.30am there was Harvest Festival Service. entitled there is no planet B In the evening at 6,30pm there will be a Circuit Service to launch the Circuit Project about Eco- Awareness. All Welcome
On Friday 8th November 2019 at 7pm there was a Go Orange Quiz to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy. Tickets were £5 Over £500 was raised
On Saturday 2nd November 2019 a coffee morning from 10am-12noon was held. Proceeds was for for the charity Shuktara, set up in Kolkata, India with the aim of providing a safe and caring home for abandoned children with sever learning difficulties and life limiting disabilities. This raised over £600
On Saturday 5th October 2019 there was aCoffee Morning 10am-12noon. Money raised was for Save the Children
On Friday 27th October 2019 a Macmillan Coffee Morning was held to raise money for this charity. It raised over £588.
On Saturday 7th September 2019 a coffee morning was held from 10am-12noon. Proceeds for Uniting Church Sketty’s benevolent Fund
On Sunday 4th August 2019 a Gymanfu Ganu was held in the Church at 6.30pm. Over £400 was raised for the Circuit Project Tools for Self Reliance
On Saturday 3rd August 2019 there was a Coffee Morning from 10am-12 noon for Alzheimer’s Research UK,
On Saturday 6th July 2018 a Coffee Morning was held between 10am and 12 noon. Proceeds were for Guide Dogs for the Blind.
On Friday 5th July 2019 at 7.30pm Abbey players presented a concert of ‘Songs from the Shows’. Proceeds split between Abbey Players and Church. Tickets were £6.
On Saturday 22nd June 2019 there was a strawberry tea from 3pm-5pm. As it was fine and sunny it was held in a members garden. Tickets were £5. It raised over £200 for Church Funds.
On Saturday 1st June 2019 from 10am-12noon there was a Coffee Morning. Proceeds were for Marie Curie, and raised £596.85
On Thursday 16th May 2019 and Friday 17th May 2019 Madcaps preformed a two act play ‘It will never taste the same again’ at 7.30pm Tickets £5 Proceeds for Christian Aid. They raised over £720 for Christian Aid,
On Saturday 4th May there was a Coffee Morning 10am-12noon. Proceeds for Christian Aid.
On Easter Sunday 21st April 2019 the morning service at 10.30am was a communion service and there was an evening service at 6.30pm. After the morning service when the wooden cross was covered with flowers it was placed outside the front door of the church and attracted attention from passers by.
On Good Friday 19th April 2019n at 2.30pm There was an Easter Vigil.
On Maundy Thursday 18th April 2019 at 7.30pm there was a quiet Communion Service.
On Saturday 6th April there there was a Coffee Morning from 10am-12noon run by Pettifor Trust. They raised £342.60 for their funds
On Ash Wednesday 6th March 2019 Pancakes will be served at 6.30pm and there will a short service at 7.30pm.
On Saturday 2nd March 2019 Coffee Morning 10am-12noon. Proceeds of over £220 are for Commitment for Life Zimbabwe.
Uniting Church Sketty Panto February 21st-23rd 2019 “Around the World in 80’ish Minutes” Traveling these days is fast but to get around the world in 80’ish minutes is super-fast. The panto, imaginatively written by Jan, took us from Swansea to China, Africa, the Arctic, USA, Australia and back to good old Wales. This was the […]
On Wednesday 6th February 2019 The Swansea Organists are holding an Organ Recital at 7pm. Alan Sykes and Ian Rutt will be the organists. Uniting Church Sketty have inherited from Townhill Methodist Church a modest Compton pipe organ which will support the performance of a remarkably large repertoire of organ music.There was a collection and […]
On Saturday 2nd February 2018 there was a Coffee Morning from 10am-12 noon. All Welcome. Proceeds for Church’s discretionary fund
On Tuesday 25th December 2018 there was a Family Christmas morning service at 10am.
On Monday 24th December 2018 starting at 11.30pm there was a Midnight Christmas Communion Service.
On Monday 24th December 2018 at 3pm there was a family Christmas Eve Christingle service. All Welcome