Easter Good Friday Service 2024

Join us this March 27th, 2024 for our Good Friday Service at 9:00am (10:00am EST)

The Power of Persistent Prayer

Jesus had a very active prayer life. In his times of prayer he addressed God as his Father. He prayed regularly, and his Disciples took note of his active prayer life and developed a desire to pray like him. We too can develop an active and effective prayer life. This message will help to deepen […]

Sunday Sermon – Do Not Give Into Discouragement – Jan. 28, 2018

God knows where He is taking us and most importantly how to get there. This message will help us to re-focus and to view trials not as obstacles to where we want to go, but rather as the method to perfect our faith in this ever-increasingly difficult world.

URCC New Testament Bible Reading Plan 2018

Last year we committed to reading through the New Testament and we were all the richer (in every way) for doing so. We will be reading, studying and meditating again on the New Testament this year. See link below of the simple reading plan – one chapter a day starting with St. Matthew. May we […]

Basketballers Back in Training for Southern Basketball Conference Open League, March 2016

The Upper Room Community Church’s Basketball team is back in training. After finishing second in the Southern Basketball Conference Division One Basketball Tournament last year and being promoted to the National Basketball league, the team is confident it will do well in the Open League. Under the guidance of coach Oneil Brown,the members of the […]


The week of MASH 2014 – The Praise Report

During the week of June 23-26, residents of Grants Pen, Shortwood, Barbican and other surrounding communities, accessed free medical services at MASH 2014 (Medical Ambassadors Serving through Health care). This annual event is in its 6th year at Upper Room Community Church (URCC) in collaboration with Stafford Crossing Community Church (SCCC) of Virginia, USA. Thirty-five […]

MASH 2014 – Free Medical Clinic

Since 2008, Upper Room has partnered with Stafford Crossing Community Church of Virginia, USA to host an annual free medical clinic during the summer. The medical clinic called – MASH (Medical Ambassadors Serving through Health care) serves the residentsĀ of the Grants Pen, Barbican and Shortwood communities, although persons also travel from other communities to access […]

Team Upper lose out on semi-final spot

The verdict is in, Team Upper lost their third match against Waterhouse Blazers (WB) and subsequently, lost their bid to secure a spot in the semi-final round of the Southern Conference Basketball League. The team was out-played by the more experienced WB who remained composed and consistent in their game plan. Team Upper fought valiantly […]

Quarter-final crucial game

Team Upper faces off with Waterhouse Blazers (WB) for the third time to determine who will go through to the semi-final rounds. Both teams are tied at 1-1 after playing 2 out of 3 matches. WB, on their home ground, kept ahead of Team Upper throughout their last encounter on Monday, May 12. Team Upper […]