Weekly Notices 8 Jun 2014

Published 06/06/2014

Sunday Services – 8 June 2014

11.00am – Rev Dr. Patrick T. O’Neill preaching – ‘The Power of Commitment’

 7.00pm – ‘Meditation’ Led by Ingrid Tavkar

Children’s Programme – This Sunday we shall be learning about ritual and making our own chalices.

NOTE: There will be NO crèche on 8th and 15th June, as Gabriela is on holiday.

Flowers Dedicated this Sunday – By Christina Ayckbourn – Remembering my parents with love and gratitude.

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) £134:36

** Members by Standing Order £244:06

* Chapel Outgoings £1,606:08

During June our Sunday collection basket will be divided with Chalk Farm Food Bank.

NOTICES & Dates for your Diaries

Notices: If you have a notice you want to be printed on the insert page in the Order of Service, please send it toadmin@rosslynhillchapel.co by the Wednesday before the service.  Any later than this, please speak to the Worship Assistant, and he/she will be able to announce it at the beginning of the Sunday Service.

 Chapel Flower Sponsorship Drive! – Sponsoring the Chapel’s flowers is one way to mark a special occasion, joyful or sad, serious or light-hearted and at the same time, make the Chapel beautiful for our Sunday worship. The cost is £20. The Flower Group is collecting sponsorship requests, or please contact the Chapel Office for a sponsorship form admin@rosslynhillchapel.com

The Music @ RHUC – We hope to establish a new committee to deal with all aspects of musical life at Rosslyn Hill Chapel; including maintenance and improvements to the organ, piano and the space itself.  To serve on this group please email the chair: christophermason227[at]gmail.com

Thinking of becoming a member? – If you’d like to discuss becoming part of our spiritual community, please contact the Minister, Patrick, or leave your details on the form available from the stewards.


Values in Action –The Social Action Committee is delighted to invite anyone who is passionate about a cause or working, volunteering or campaigning for change to tell Chapel friends about it. If you would like to share news of VALUES IN ACTION during morning service on the FIRST Sunday in the month please send details of your topic to Social Action Committee member, Claire Julian [claire.marley[at]mac.com so that these brief contributions can be co-ordinated.

Food Bank – Rosslyn Hill Chapel is supporting a Food Bank in Chalk Farm.  Please help by picking up one or two extra items when you shop and put them in our collection bag on a Sunday. Details on the noticeboard in the Side Aisle.

Stitch & Stories Groups meet on the 2nd Thursday (1.00-3.00pm) and 4th Thursday (7.00-9.00pm), of every month. We meet to knit and crochet for various charity projects, and to share personal stories. The group is open to anyone who would like to learn to knit or crochet as well. Everyone is welcome. For more information contact: Ingrid Tavkar – ingridtavkar[at]gmail.com

 Covenant Groups – A few members have been discussing setting up a local ‘Covenant Group’ and meeting regularly in members’ homes. Catherine Florin and Haley Glennie-Smith have met to discuss setting one up in their local area (N10, N8, N22, etc.) and would love to hear from anyone who is interested in joining them. We envisage meeting every two/three weeks to share our joys and concerns, get to know each other better and strengthen our community ties. If you are interested, or would like some more information please contact us on catherine.florin[at]btinternet.com or haleyglenniesmith[at]mac.com

– if you’d like some general information on ‘Covenant Groups’ www.uua.org has some great information available

Services Next Sunday 15 June 2014

11.00am –  Guest Preacher Jo James (Ministry Student)         ‘Everything is Broken’