Ottery residents to go 'Back to Church'

PUBLISHED: 13:00 26 September 2008 | UPDATED: 11:13 17 June 2010

OTTERY S United Reformed Church hopes to welcome back residents who have broken the church-going habit with a special service tomorrow (September 28).

OTTERY'S United Reformed Church hopes to welcome back residents who have broken the church-going habit with a special service tomorrow (September 28).

Back to Church Sunday saw more than 20,000 people across the country attend services last year and has seen a mass-coordinated effort by the Church of England to attract newcomers and "returners".

Ottery URC elder Philip Scoble will lead the service which begins at 10.30am. He said: "We hope to renew old friendships and make bridges with people for whom church is an alien experience.

If you value what this gives you, please consider supporting our work. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Sidmouth Herald