Weekly Notices 26 Mar 2017

Published 24/03/2017

This Sunday’s Services
Sunday 26th March (11.00pm)
Rev Kate Dean

‘Fathers, Mothers and all who care for others’
It’s Mother’s Day and we celebrate the act of nurturing and care, which supports the vulnerable and the fragile to gain strength and knowledge.

Sunday 26th March (7.00pm)
Live Music and Meditation
Join us for uplifting live piano music from John Evans and different forms of relaxing meditation with Rev Kate Dean – guided meditation, walking meditation, chanting and body prayer.

Special announcement

‘Don’t forget the clocks go forward this weekend!’

 
NewsGood Cause of the Month
Our Sunday collection basket will be divided with Crossroads Women Centre’.

Flowers 
The flowers for the chalice table this week are provided by the Flower Group – lots of daffodils for Mothering Sunday. 
If you have a special person or an event to celebrate or remember with flowers, please contact Sharron: admin@rosslynhillchapel.com 

No Pot Luck Lunch
Please note: there is no ‘pot luck lunch’ this Sunday – people should be outreaching to their mothers instead!

Decorating the Chapel for Easter and all Spring festivals
The Flower Group are decorating the Chapel on Thursday 13th April from 2.00-4.30pm. Your help would be welcome, no expertise required. Contact Janna j.williams16@virginmedia.com

 
 
Upcoming EventsRosslyn Hill Chapel Choir – rehearses each Wednesday at 7.30pm. New voices welcome, no audition required!

Chapel Book Group – meets on Monday 27th March at 7.00pm in the Chapel Committee. We’ll discuss our current reading Frankenstein by Mary Shelley.

Sunday 7th May Tagore service with guest musicians
The morning service will celebrate the birth of Rabindranath Tagore, focusing on his Nobel Prize-winning poem Gitanjali which will be performed by the choir and musicians from the Brahmo Samaj liberal Hindu group. If it is good weather, we plan to walk to the Vale of Health, where a blue plaque marks the house where he stayed.

Sunday 4th June Anniversary Service at 6.30pm (note: special time)
Our annual Anniversary Service is held on the nearest Sunday to 5th June, the date of the first service in our current chapel building in 1862. We will honour our charity partners with a short service followed by a Wine Reception and an opportunity to make new connections!

 
 
Services Next SundaySunday 2nd April 11.00am)
Rev Kate Dean – Into the Wilderness’ Rev Kate Dean
In the spirit of our Christian heritage and on the fifth Sunday of Lent, we will explore the story of Jesus’ time in the wilderness and times when we have been bewildered and tempted.
Sunday 2nd April Evening Gathering (7.00pm)
Rev Kate Dean – Reflections on the Wilderness
A contemplative service reflecting on the themes of Lent and the wilderness.