Advice for Churches – COVID 19

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A report by the Revd Gethin Rhys, Cytûn Policy Officer with current advice for churches and their officers in this period. A meeting was held of the Task and Finish Group on Places of Worship convened by Welsh Government and a public Q&A was held on the current position regarding places of worship. Welsh Government… Read more »

A letter to the American Ambassador

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The President of the Union of Welsh Independent Churches has sent a letter to the US Ambassador in the UK expressing shock at what’s happening in his country and horror at President Trump’s reaction. The Revd Jill-Hailey Harries said that the President’s pugnacious stance while wielding a Bible outside a church had aggravated an already… Read more »

Sunday Trading Petition

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The President of the Union of Welsh Independents is urging people to sign an on-line petition opposing longer opening hours in large stores on Sunday. The petition has been arranged by the shop workers union USDAW in response to pressure by politicians for a relaxation of the law during the present pandemic. USDAW says that… Read more »

An essential KIT bag

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The members of Horeb Penydarren have put in place a method of Keeping in Touch (KIT) which we’ve called our KIT bag. We thought through several methods of keeping our chapel family informed, supported and strong, during our enforced break in services, and came to the conclusion that not everyone could access group chats via… Read more »

Union Matters

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Here’s the Union’s latest newsletter ‘Union Matters’.