Weekly Notices 5 Oct 2014

Published 05/10/2014

Sunday 5 October (11am)

Guest Preacher David Darling ‘Nurturing Faith, embracing life, celebrating difference’

 

 

Sunday 5 October (7pm)

Music and the Spirit’ ‘Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.’ Ludwig van Beethoven

Led by members of the congregation.

Children’s Programme – This Sunday in chapel we’ll share the story, Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson.  In the story, small acts of kindness are compared to ripples in the water.  We’ll discuss how ways that we can be kind to each other and spread kindness, and how this relates to our second Unitarian principle that all people should be treated kindly and fairly.

 Flowers Dedicated this Sunday – The Flowers are sponsored this morning by Ed Fordham.

 

Chapel Contributions and Outgoings

The Chapel is independent and self-financing.  We appreciate all the contributions made by our members and visitors.  Each week, we publish the level of contributions by the chapel community as well as the costs related to running our beautiful chapel.

 

*** Last Sunday’s plate collection (+ Gift Aid) £172:36

** Members by Standing Order £291:83

* Chapel Outgoings £635:45

During October our Sunday collection basket will be divided with

our ‘Cold Weather Shelter’  

NOTICES & Dates for your Diaries

 Our Minister

Our minister, Patrick O’Neill, had his knee replacement surgery on 12 September and is now convalescing at home. He began physiotherapy classes this week. He’s not yet up to having visitors, but cards and email are welcomed. He thanks the Worship Group for arranging coverage for the pulpit on Sundays during his recuperation. He send his love to everyone.

 

Important Date! There will be a Special General Meeting for Chapel members after the morning service on Sunday 12 October 2014.

Services Next Sunday

Sunday 12 October (11am)

Guest Preacher Kate Dean (Buchanan)

‘Thinking and Being’ 

Our actions and inactions are ways in which we express who we are. In the service, we’ll explore ways of living which bring us closer to the divine.

 

Sunday 12 October (7pm) – Evening Gathering

‘Meditation’

‘The essence of meditation is simply to reach a ‘state of being’ – Come and join us for silence, reflection, poetry and music.

Led by Ingrid Tavkar