Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Guidance

Ruach City Church is actively monitoring the COVID-19 / Coronavirus developments as it relates to the health and well-being of our staff, volunteers, partners, congregation and community.

Following the government and public health authority guidance that everyone should be minimising their social contact, reducing unnecessary travel and staying at home if you, or anyone in your household has a high temperature or a new continuous cough, effective immediately, all church activities, including our Sunday Services and Wednesday Evening ACCESS Life Application Bible Study – are postponed until further notice, and services will continue online.

We will continue to provide updates on the website as it relates to all developments regarding Covid-19 / Coronavirus.

Stay Connected and in God’s Word

We are all having to make a shift in this season and stay close to our loved ones and home. This is a great opportunity to savour and ingest more of His Word together, as we continue to receive Divine Clarity in this season.

We invite you to stay connected by subscribing and joining our free digital platforms: 

Ruach City Church Online Services

Sunday Services – Join us for Sunday Services at 12.30pm (GMT)

Rebroadcasts can be viewed on Ruach City Church YouTube channel. Please subscribe and you will be notified when we upload new content. Our services will also be available to view on all our usual digital platforms.

Wednesday Evening ACCESS Life Application Bible Study – Join us for Bible Study at 8pm (GMT)

Ruach City Church Office

The Ruach Office will be closed to visitors until further notice. You can contact the office by email: or by telephone: 020 8678 6888, Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.

Love One Another:

John 13:34-35 34 A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another. 35 By this all will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.” (NKJV)

Ruach City Church will continue to be doing all we can do to show the love of Christ and provide relevant support to our staff, congregation and community. This will include:

  • Praying earnestly for you, households, our community and the world;
  • Supporting Ruach Partners as best as possible who we have been informed are unwell or vulnerable, especially those who live on their own;
  • Personally contacting our Generals (65+ years of age) to check on their well-being and keep in contact with them;
  • Staff working from home;
  • Be an example of light and hope to our community.

What You Can Do:

Ruach City Church will continue to follow the government and public health authority guidance and take appropriate steps to ensure the health and safety of the community.

Please also help by:

  • Assisting your family and friends;
  • Checking on those you know in the Ruach family or community, so no one is left on their own;
  • Follow the guidelines to avoid the spread of the virus – information can be found on the following links: NHS and Government.


14 This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. 15 And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him. 1 John 5:14-15 (NIV)

Prayer Request: If you have a prayer request, please submit it here or email or call 020 8678 6888 – option 1 (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm)

Pastoral Telephone Appointment: If you are a Ruach Partner and would like to request a pastoral telephone appointment, please email: or call the Ruach office 020 8678 6888 – option 1 (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm)

Prayer Covering: Ruach Leadership and Intercessor teams are praying continuously for you, our communities and the world. 


Please remember that during this time Ruach City Church is still dependent on your regular donations in tithes and offerings so that we can continue with our mission to fulfil the Great Commission given to us by Jesus Christ (Matthew 28:18-19; Mark 16:15). Donations will be gratefully appreciated and can be gift aided.

There are alternative ways in which you can give to help support Ruach City Church – please see options below:

1. Direct transfer to Ruach Bank Account:

Bank Name: Lloyds Bank
Account Name: Ruach City Church
Account Number: 03087240 Sort Code: 30-96-07 

2. The Ruach website:

Giving Page – click on Give

3. By text:

To start using text giving, just text the word GIVE to:
01442 800650 (UK), 011441442 800650 (USA), +44 1442 800650 (everywhere else)

Please note this number is for texting ONLY

If this is your first time, you’ll be asked to register.

4. App – can be downloaded using Google Play or App store

Coronavirus Tiers:

Tier 4: Stay at Home (Click here view Government advice)

Tier 3: Very High alert (click here to view Government advice)