Chorlton Online Gatherings – 28/7

Chorlton Unitarians Church

Chorlton Online Gatherings - 28/07

Dear friends
Please see below details of our online gatherings this week
Love and blessings
Laura 
 
 
Wednesday 29th July 7 pm Heart and Soul
Heart and Soul is a contemplative spiritual gathering in which you can take time to reflect on life in the company of others. Each session follows a regular pattern, including readings and music, time for guided prayers of gratitude, compassion for others, self-reflection, and silent meditation. Led by Angela Cooper. This week’s theme is ‘Blessing the Body’.  All welcome.
 
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 969 1393 5756 
Password: 018707
 
 
Saturday 1st August 7 pm Earth Spirit Circle – Lammas / Lughnasadh
Join the Unitarian Earth Spirit Network for our informal online gathering to celebrate Lughnasadh/Lammas, the festival of abundance, transformation and the harvest of the first fruits. At this time we give thanks for the abundance of the earth, and pause to reflect on what we are letting go of and what we are bringing to fruition in our lives. We will work with the seasonal energies with meditation, poetry, music, and sharing our insights. All welcome.
 
Join Zoom Meeting 
Meeting ID: 937 1911 3407 
Passcode: 064619
 
 
Sunday 2nd August 10.30 am Sunday Gathering Lughnasadh – Harvest of the First Fruits and Festival of Transformation, led by Laura Dobson
Reflections on letting go, change and transformation. All welcome. 
 
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/352781482?pwd=THdXZXdFaXQwUWNPWU5xbTFxbWp2Zz09
Meeting ID: 352 781 482
Password: 003529
 
 
A message from our Treasurer:
Due to the Virus Lockdown, Chorlton Unitarian Church will lose rental income of more than £16,000 and we will also lose about £6,000 from lost offertory donations on Sundays at Church.
 
We will survive financially, by using a significant part of our reserves. However, this could leave us vulnerable to other unforeseeable costs in the future, such as building repairs.
 
If you are not already donating to us, please consider making a monthly standing order donation to help us through this time. Bank details are shown below.
 
However, this is a difficult financial time for many of us. If making a donation might cause you any hardship or stress at all, then please do not make a donation. You are still a welcome member of our community.
 
Tom Grimshaw
 
Sort code: 40 11 56     
Account number: 40716286
Bank: HSBC 
Account name: Chorlton Unitarian Church
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