The Induction of Revd Geoff Felton
Over 150 people – including the deputy Mayor of Liverpool Cllr Jane Corbett – attended Crosby URC church to witness the induction of the Revd Geoff Felton as Moderator of the United Reformed Church Mersey Synod. To watch it, click on the video link.
Along with URC churchgoers from around the region, other denominational heads joined the celebration. Pictured below: from left to right: Revd Clare Downing, URC General Assembly Moderator; Deputy Mayor of Liverpool Cllr Jane Corbett; Rt Revd Paul Bayes, Anglican Bishop of Liverpool; Revd Geoff Felton, URC Mersey Moderator; Most Revd Malcolm McMahon, Catholic Archbishop of Liverpool, Bishop of Birkenhead Rt Revd Julie Conalty and Revd Canon Mike Hindley, who preached at the service.
Also in attendance were many people who had travelled by coach from Essex, Geoff’s previous church home. Attendees were split between the main church and the church hall, and masks were worn, in line with Covid precautions.
The Revd Geoff Felton joined us as Moderator this Autumn. Find out more about Geoff, his family and his thoughts on the local church and mission by watching these YouTube clips.