Regrettably most activities are suspended owing to the Coronavirus. There are a number of resources produced by the Free Church and also some produced by the URC nationally.
We are publishing a Weekly Newsletter and Weekly Devotion (Easter Sunday) . For Holy Week we are also have devotions for Maundy Thursday and for Good Friday .
Catherine has produced some video devotions which can be viewed from our Worship at Home page.
You can also view Catherine's Easter Sunday Devotion by clicking here.
You can also view Catherine's Good Friday Devotion by clicking here.
You can also view Catherine's Maundy Thursday Devotion by clicking here.
Our new Church Secretary, David Duffett, has written some of his thoughts at this time. David's Letter 29th March.
You can also view the latest edition of our magazine Inspire and our Chapel Prayers and Bible Readings for April/May.
The URC produces daily devotions and Sunday worship.
The URC Walking The Way team have also produced a booklet Continuing to support each other
An all-age resource Where is Jesus colouring picture
(Click on the words in blue to link to these updates and resources. Click the back arrow near the top left of the screen to return here afterwards.)
We publish below some information from the government
Guidance for the vulnerable who are shielding for 12 weeks, from the Government website:-
Click on https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19
Current guidance for households with possible coronavirus infection. Again useful when providing pastoral care, and also relevant given the spam emails that some of the congregation have received:-
St Ives Free Church (United Reformed) is an active congregation located in the centre of the market town of St Ives in Cambridgeshire.
Together with the URC church in nearby Fenstanton, it forms the St Ives Group of Churches. The churches meet regularly for worship and fellowship.
The Free Church runs a well stocked Fair Trade shop (Just Sharing) and a friendly coffee shop (Tookeys).
09:45 - 10:45 Sunny Steps
19:30 Photography Club
10:00 - 11:30 Tots and Carers
11:00 U3A Current Affairs
14:00 Senior Citizens Club
19:30 Gardening Club
09:45 - 10:45 Sunny Steps
Our normal activities are shown below but are currently suspended owing to the Corona virus.
Prayers are said daily (Mon - Sat 10.00 - 10.15am) in our porch chapel.
Our Coffee Bar, Tookeys, is open from 9.45am - 2.00pm (Mon-Sat)
Our Fair Trade Shop, Just Sharing, is open daily from 9.30am - 4.30pm
The Free Church (United Reformed) St Ives is a registered charity in England and Wales 1132694