Weekly Notices 5 Jun 2016

Published 04/06/2016

Sunday 5th June (11am) ‘Unitarians Today’, Rev Kate Dean

On the day which marks the first service conducted in our current chapel building, we will look at how Unitarians are living their values in the modern world.

Sunday 5th June (6pm) – (NOTE EARLIER TIME)

Anniversary Service Rev Kate Dean

5th June marks the first service held in the current Chapel building in 1862. This will be an evening celebration of Rosslyn Hill Chapel and its links to other congregations and institutions. The service will be followed by an informal Wine Reception to launch a new booklet telling the story of the chapel.

Flowers: This week’s arrangement was funded from a grant from the Board that covers un-sponsored Sundays.

Sponsorships are always welcome and for these we will arrange a display fresh flowers on the Chancel table. If you have a special person or an event to celebrate or remember, please contact Sharron: admin@rosslynhillchapel.com

 

Please note! our Sunday collection basket will be divided with

‘London Friend’ (http://www.londonfriend.org.uk)

 

NOTICES & Dates for your Diaries

 

Anniversary Service 5th June at 6pm

 (PLEASE NOTE EARLIER THAN USUAL TIME)

 

The 5th June marks the first service held in the current Chapel building in 1862. Join us for an evening celebration of Rosslyn Hill Chapel and its links to other congregations and institutions. Enjoy choral music and readings with us. Following the service, there will be an informal Reception to launch a new booklet telling the story of the chapel.

Note: Due to a prior event, the chapel will be available from 5.30pm onwards so please arrive between 5.30 and 6pm.

Dates for your diaries…We have some wonderful events coming up so make a note in your diary so you don’t miss out!

 

London Pride parade 25th June We will gather at the Chapel and then travel into central London to join other Unitarians at Pride. Look out for more details in Open Mind. If you can represent the Chapel on this day, please contact Unitarian London Pride co-ordinator Ed Fordham 07974 950 512 ed.fordham@gmail.com 

Flower Communion 26th June at 11.00am Please bring a single flower with you, if you can, and we will gather them together as part of a ritual that celebrates natural diversity and human uniqueness.

An informal hour of music and meditation Sunday 26th June (7pm)

Music affects us at many different levels – from being pleasing to the ears to benefitting mental and physical health at a deeper level. Join musicians Ken and Elizabeth, violin and double bass for an hour of music, to include guided music meditation with improvisations and Bach. We invite you to experience receiving and giving music in a friendly and informal setting. Led by Rev Kate Dean.

All-weather Summer Picnic 3rd July following the service – bring your picnic and blanket for this joyful occasion on the manse lawn (or in the Hall if it’s wet)

 

Services Next Sunday

Sunday 12th June (11am)Guest Preacher Emily Jackson, ‘Space Exploration: Spiritual Considerations’. 

Whilst inter-planetary colonisation is offered as a key to the survival of our species, what are the consequences for the human spirit?  What unfinished business should we first attend to here on Earth?

Sunday 12th June (7pm), Evening Gathering – Meditation

‘Meditation is listening to the divine within’ Edgar Cayce. Come and join us for meditation – guided meditation, silent meditation and walking meditation. Led by Ingrid Tavkar