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Sri Lankan Fundraising Supper

What a great evening last weekend to raise money for Sri Lanka. Hosted by Manel, the food was excellent and a total of 2900 CHF was collected! The guests sang the Hymn for Ceylon Jehovah, Thou hast promised The isles shall wait for Thee; The joyous isles of Ocean, The jewels of the sea; Lo ! we, this island’s watchmen, Would give and…

SPAM Emails – please delete and do NOT respond to them

Dear Friends Unfortunately, a number of SCAM e-mails have been circulating in recent weeks, specifically a number purporting to come from Canon Alex Gordon.   If you receive ANY e-mail purporting to come from him or any other church officer, claiming an emergency, hard-luck story, asking for money, contributions, bank or other personal details, destroy the mails and DO NOT RESPOND TO…

Lent 2019 Homilies

This year during Lent I have tried as we have progressed through the Sunday lectionary for year C to look at some ways in which we may discover the transfiguring presence of God in cloudy areas of our lives, picking up, of course, on the Gospel for the Sunday before Lent which is the story of Christ’s Transfiguration. The homilies are more…

7th to 9th August – Choir Trip

SUMMER CHOIR TRIP:  The choir will be singing Evensong in Chichester Cathedral (UK) on 7, 8 and 9 August 2019.  All are welcome to these services.  Many of the choir will be staying in Chichester University accommodation from 6-10 August. Please contact Mark Charles if you would like to join them (mark.gwynfil.charles@gmail.com).

Images and Report from this year’s AGM

Our Laetare Sunday Our AGM took place this morning, Sunday, 31 March.  It was Laetare (Rejoice) or Refreshment Sunday, currently known as Mothering Sunday, when roses of different colours were blessed, then handed first by children to their mothers before being more widely distributed.  It is one of only two Sundays when the Chaplain wears a pink chasuble.  Attended by 74 adults,…