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Posts from August 2019

Farewell to Jill – pictures from the lunch

At a super Harvest Lunch we said ‘au revoir’ to Jill. Jill had asked for donations to Building Tomorrow in lieu of a leaving present and Canon Alex was delighted to announce that 1800chf had been donated thus far. However, we could not let this occasion pass without a small token and Jill was presented with a beautiful glass chopping board with…

Choir Rentrée – Seeking new members

Recently returned from a successful visit to the UK, singing Evensongs at Chichester Cathedral, the Choir re-starts this Sunday, kicking off with Mendelssohn’s ‘How Lovely are the Messengers’ at 10h30 Eucharist; an organ recital, including works by Hakim and Liszt by Mark Jones at 17h00; Day’s Magnificat & Nunc Dimities, Aylewood responses for Choral Evensong at 19h00.  All are invited.  New singers…

Choir Tour to Chichester Cathedral August 2019

The choir was privileged to to sing 3 Evensongs in the historic Cathedral of Chichester in Southern England in early August. We have been invited back to sing again in 2020. Listen to the Aylewood Respones in rehearsal https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-Aglvl8k53zPct_1Yvy6zvbSC3Uy-dpW/view?ts=5d61406e Choir in front of the choir screen in the cathedral. After the final service, taken in the South Transept. Aylewood responses in rehearsal…

Exploring Faith in Europe

https://faithineurope.net/ Each week the Diocese of Europe publishes a blog looking at the lectionary with a European perspective. This week our own Dr Clare Amos, who among her other roles coordinates the Diocesan Ministry Scheme, writes on two of this week’s lectionary readings. She particularly focuses in Hebrews 13.1-8, 15-16, though also draws attention to the Gospel reading, Luke 14.1, 7-14.Do take…

New Church Secretary – Michèle Walker

Hi Everyone! I am very excited to be taking over from Jill as the Administrative Secretary for HTC. I start on the 19th of August and look forward to meeting many of you in the coming months. I am a Geneva local of Scottish extraction, who has lived in Geneva, Hong Kong and Glasgow. I am a bilingual dual national, an ex-finance professional and a…